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.

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.

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 …

MacArthur champs bound for NYIT

MacArthur High School Junior Jessica Budrewicz was one out away from pitching a complete shutout in the 2017 Nassau County Division A title game Island Trees last May. With her twin sister, Ashley, …

Patrick Ryder named police commissioner

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced Wednesday her decision to appoint Patrick Ryder, the acting commissioner of the Nassau County Police Department, as the department’s commissioner. For the past four years, the post had been filled by an interim commissioner.


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 . . .


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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 …