BREAKING NEWS: Nassau digs out after nor'easter drops nearly a foot of snow across the county

Laikin is new editor for Wantagh-Seaford Heralds

Hi, my name is Eden Laikin and I’ve just joined the editorial team at Richner Communications as the new editor of the Wantagh and Seaford Heralds.

Mangano-Venditto trial

Restaurateur testifies against former county executive, Oyster Bay supervisor

Restaurateur Harendra Singh was center stage Thursday at the U.S. District courthouse in Central Islip, as he testified about a yearslong history of doing favors for former County Executive Ed Mangano in exchange for political “juice” to help his struggling businesses.

Cheering on a national stage

Across the U.S., there are communities with renowned high school varsity cheerleading teams. But few, if any, have two championship squads separated by a six-minute drive.

St. Jude Center: best on L.I.

The St. Jude Mission Center in Seaford has been named Best Not for Profit Organization in the Long Island Press’s 2018 Bethpage Best of LI competition.

Matthew Carlin: Wantagh teacher lives his musical dreams

At age 25, Carlin lives the life of a school music teacher, a freelance Hollywood music producer and a rock band member all at once.


Teachers carrying guns? Not here.

In times of crisis, it’s easy to overreact. President Trump overreacted when he called over the weekend for funding to train and arm teachers . . .

Todd Kaminsky

Stamping out this spate of hate

Over the past year and a half, the incidence of hate crimes has skyrocketed across the nation, and Long Island. Just a few weeks ago, swastikas were scrawled on sidewalks . . .

Alfonse D'Amato

On trade, let’s make peace, not war

Trade deficits and their long-term effects on the nation’s well-being aren’t something Americans tend to think much about. We buy cars, clothes, TVs and appliances without . . .