Teaching teens to tackle hate

To combat the rise of hate crimes on Long Island, the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center is offering Adolescent Advocates: Making Change Happen, a student and adult mentor training program. HMTC …

‘Youthire’ developing active young workers

After working in the financial services industry for 30 years, Glenwood Landing resident Thomas Cerna wasn’t thrilled with his line of work. When he reflected on the odd jobs he’d performed as a …

A musical excuse to play with your food

Some people play the flute, some people play the piano, and some people play the carrot — or the squash, or the broccoli. And the people playing the vegetables are part of the Long Island …

Martins, Labriola looking to create ‘fresh start’ in Nassau County

By Nakeem Grantngrant@liherald.comThe campaign tour of Sen. Jack Martins, who is running for county executive, arrived at Glen Cove’s Knights of Columbus hall on Monday night. For an hour and …

No support for PreVenture at North Shore Schools

As the North Shore School District prepares for the first day of school on Sept. 6, the Board of Education still has several concerns about PreVenture, a Canadian program that evaluates students’ …