Seaford tutor busted for alleged enticement of 13-year-old

A Seaford man who tutors children at home was arrested on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14 for allegedly trying to arrange a sexual encounter with a 13-year-old girl in New York City.

Wantagh FD delivers baby on Southern State Parkway

The Wantagh Fire Department successfully delivered a healthy baby boy on the Southern State Parkway near the Wantagh State Parkway on Feb. 15.

School News

A rally for reading at Seaford Manor

The upcoming Olympic games will serve as the inspiration for this year’s Pick A Reading Partners program at Seaford Manor Elementary School. All students gathered for a PARP kickoff assembly on …

Gregory to challenge King for 2nd C.D. seat

Democrat DuWayne Gregory, the Suffolk County Legislature’s presiding officer, announced last week that he planned to run for Congress in November — for the seat held by Rep. Peter King, a …


Sumo-sized support at MacArthur High School

The MacArthur High School gymnasium was packed with students, faculty, administrators and alumni who were ready to watch teens from Levittown, North  Wantagh and Seaford bounce around on Jan. …


A shifting vision of black America

Perhaps no show on American television addresses the perilous times in which we find ourselves more vividly than ABC’s “Black-ish,” which . . .

New reporter on the beat

Coming home to Long Island

Hello readers! My name is James Mattone, a 21-year-old journalist, and I am the new reporter for the Wantagh-Seaford Herald Citizens. I was raised in Franklin Square, but lived across the street …