Coalition facing the drug problem with a united front

Since the North Shore Coalition Against Substance Abuse was created in June, its board has worked to develop a mission statement, bylaws and programming to combat drug-related issues in the area. In …

‘Dreamer’ won’t return to living in the shadows

By Laura Lane llane@liherald.com Nelson Melgar, 27, has his own office in State Assemblyman Charles Lavine’s Glen Cove office, where he works as a constituent liaison. Although he was born in …

Board of Education outline district’s Shared Valued Outcomes initiative

The North Shore Board of Education discussed the status of the Shared Valued Outcomes initiative at a general meeting on Thursday. Trustees, along with Superintendant Dr. Peter Giarrizzo, provided in …

Christmas comes early in Sea Cliff

When Yulia Shubina, 25, was growing up in Central Asia, a simple toothbrush was considered a luxury. In her family everyone used the same toothbrush. Imagine her excitement upon receiving a shoebox …

High school student sparks rally for Hurricane Harvey victims

Searching online for a way to help Texans who were slammed by Hurricane Harvey last month, Zoe Malin, a North Shore High School senior, came across Brené Brown, a research professor at the …

More contaminants found at Garvies Point

Elevated levels of contaminants were found recently at the Garvies Point waterfront construction site — the future home of a 28-acre, $1 billion luxury residential and shopping community. They were …