ELECTION 2018

North Shore’s budget passes; Madden, Vizza win BoE seats

The annual school budget vote and election of trustees kept the North Shore community on its toes until the polls closed at 10 p.m. Tuesday night. District clerk Betty Ciampi read the results of the …

‘Gingerella’ takes to the stage in Glenwood Landing

An original production is taking shape at the Glenwood Life Center. “The Adventures of Gingerella,” a “musical whimsy” written by mixed media artist Ginger Balizer-Hendler, of Glen Head, …

Backup cameras required nationwide

Greg Gulbransen’s tragedy, the death of his 2-year-old son, Cameron, on Oct. 19, 2002, when Gulbransen accidentally backed over him in his car, could have destroyed his life. Carrying his favorite …

Health

Help wanted: Demand for nurses growing as baby boomers retire, age

In South Nassau Communities Hospital’s geriatrics wing on a recent Friday, the nurses’ station in the center of the ward was a swirl of activity at midday.Registered nurse Kathryn …

Keeping a hook in Sea Cliff’s small-business community

As the days lengthen, residents are taking advantage of every minute of sunlight, and outdoor enthusiasts are finding joy yet again on their beloved excursions by foot and by boat. Dimitri …

NYAW sues county, town, school district for overpayments to customers

New York American Water, the private company that services approximately 4,500 customers in Sea Cliff and Glen Head, is suing the county, the Town of Oyster Bay, and the North Shore School District. …

Lafazan's first bill shows ‘signs’ of progress

It took Josh Lafazan less than a month to pass his first bill as the Nassau County legislator representing District 18. The measure, submitted for consideration March 26, requires an American Sign …

Scott Brinton

Journalism might be bruised, but it lives

I was hurrying on Broad Street in Philadelphia on April 22, headed to Temple University, when I happened upon a terrifying sight.

Randi Kreiss

The liar calls the killer an ‘honorable’ man

He is the boogeyman in our worst nightmares. Kim Jong-un, absolute ruler, Dear Leader and beloved father of North Korea, is the 30-something tyrant who inherited his seat of power . . .

Alfonse D'Amato

If we make peace with North Korea . . .

It is premature to predict that the upcoming summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will produce any breakthroughs, like North Korea’s elimination of its nuclear arsenal. After all . . .

Editorial

Declare Nassau a sanctuary county

The promise inscribed on the Statue of Liberty — “send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me” — is the promise of hope that America makes . . .

Sea Cliff Moms gather for a mutual celebration of motherhood

The rules of etiquette dictate that when attending a house party, it is customary to bring a small gift for the host. But the dozens of women who showed up to the “Moms Helping Moms” party at the …