Sea Cliff celebrates ‘a life well-lived’

A sea of firefighters in crisp, navy blue uniforms filled the pews of St. Boniface Church of Sea Cliff. As flashing red engine lights flickered through the church’s stained-glass windows, …

Board discusses joint taskforce, potential five-year plan

Auld acquaintances were not forgot at the village board meeting despite the new year. Trustees convened at Village Hall on Monday night to pass resolutions on old items and discuss new, potential …

Sea Cliff restaurant to host benefit dinner

Foodies from Sea Cliff are in for a treat. On Tuesday, Jan. 16, The Crispy Pig, 243 Glen Cove Ave., Sea Cliff, is hosting a special dinner to benefit the Mutual Concerns Committee, a non-profit that …

New legislator says it’s ‘the honor of a lifetime’

History was made once again last Friday, as Joshua Lafazan, a Democrat from Syosset, became the youngest elected legislator to hold public office in Nassau County. He represents district 18, …

Glen Head teen hooping it up for a good cause

Former North Shore High School students Jagger Gillman and Ethan Bradford founded the Hoops for Harrison tournament in 2013, a fundraiser that benefits the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America. …

Assemblyman: Probe of N.Y. American Water ‘just the tip of the iceberg’

The New York State Department of Public Service announced on Dec. 27 that it is investigating New York American Water after the company did not disclose accurate property value assessments that would …

North Shore senior warming veterans with yarn donations

Sea Cliff resident Patrice Kaider has been a nurse case manager for NYU Winthrop Hospital for 15 years. A few years ago, she proposed a program called Winthrop for Veterans, which helps honor …

Editorial

Baby, it’s cold outside! Think winter safety

This past week, Long Island saw historically low temperatures that dipped below zero when the wind chill was factored in, icy, treacherous driving conditions and, to top it all off, a “bomb …

Randi Kreiss

Driving Miss Daisy is driving us crazy

My sister, my husband and I were driving my mother to see the assisted-living place we picked out for her. For a year, since our dad died, my sister and I have been caring for Mom at home, six months …

Alfonse D'Amato

Hoping for the best in what looks like a big year

As the new year begins, it’s a good time to take stock of the tumultuous year in Washington that’s just ended, and to express the hope of a more congenial 2018.

Jerry Kremer

Is disaster looming for the Grand Old Party?

I ’m sure some readers will recall the great Tylenol scare of 1982. Over the course of a few days, seven people died in Chicago from taking cyanide-laced capsules, which affected sales of one of …

Herald Neighbors

Hooping it up for a good cause

Aspiring basketball stars from across the North Shore community gathered at the Sid Jacobson JCC in Greenvale on Saturday to partake in the fifth annual Hoops for Harrison fundraiser. The event …

Herald Schools

C.R.E.W. begins at Glenwood Landing / Glen Head School Reading Celebration begins

In January 2018, Glenwood Landing began its month long C.R.E.W. (Curious Readers Enthusiastic Writers) festival with an exciting school wide assembly celebrating almost 30 years of …