Guarding a border far from home

William Hoehn was relaxing in his small Seaford home when he received his draft letter. “We want you!” was stamped in big letters across the envelope. It was 1966 — the height of …

School News

East Broadway selects new peer mediators

Twenty students from East Broadway Elementary School in North Seaford were officially sworn in as peer mediators on Oct. 13 after completing a total of 16 hours of training since the start of the new …

Bringing in the beats

When Nick Liuzzi, 18, turned his love of music into a serious endeavor, he knew he had to get creative. With the help of friends, the Seaford native decluttered his family’s garage, brought in …

Neighbors

Seaford Scout earns his Eagle rank

Andrew Saulpaugh’s scouting career has spanned more than a decade, and it ended with him achieving the highest honor. Saulpaugh, of Seaford, officially became an Eagle Scout at a Court of …

When two become one

After 68 years of hosting religious services, Temple Emanu-El of East Meadow will merge its synagogue with Temple B’Nai Torah in Wantagh.  The early stages of the merger have already …

Seaford stuns West Hempstead on late TD

The West Hempstead Rams were 36 seconds away from stunning the defending Conference IV-champion Seaford Vikings in their first-round playoff matchup last Friday night.

‘A place you can rely on’

For as long as Peter Ruffner, 62, can remember, the Seaford Public Library has always been a place he could rely on. When Ruffner was 9 years old, his father took him to the building on Jackson …

School News

Seaford unites to promote anti-bullying

The Seaford School District and community gathered for its annual Unity Walk on Oct. 20 to promote an anti-bullying campaign and foster kindess, acceptance and inclusion for all. The Seaford …

Neighbors

Things are heating up in Seaford

October is Fire Prevention Month and with wildfires raging up the California coast, the time for fire safety education could not be more appropriate.  In conjunction with the national …

Taylor Capicchioni receives Youth Recognition

Taylor Capicchioni, of Levittown, received the Youth Recognition Award last month. The teen is a volunteer for the Wantagh Levittown Volunteer Ambulance Corps — an EMS organization that was …