Lakeview man arrested, charged with robbing sellers he met online

Nassau County police arrested a 16-year-old man from Lakeview for allegedly robbing a number of victims he met on the internet, authorities said Friday.

Laura Curran, Tom Suozzi introduce task force for workers on Long Island

“We’re here today to talk about the future of Long Island,” said U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi, a Democrat from Glen Cove, at the Composite Prototyping Center in Plainview on Feb. 21. Standing alongside …

Neighbors

Central Nassau Rotary Club's inaugural 50/50 Art Show support local artists

The Central Nassau Rotary Club held their first-ever 50/50 Art Show at the Franklin Square VFW Post 2718 on Feb. 24. The art show featured art for sale from local members of the community, and half …

Schools

Students construct museum to recognize Black History Month at West Hempstead High School

An annual tradition at West Hempstead High School for Black History Month continued this February, when students created a museum featuring several accomplishments of African-Americans in U.S. …

Neighbors in the News

Town honors table tennis champ from West Hempstead

Town Supervisor Laura Gillen joined with members of the Town Board to honor two-time gold medalist Estee Ackerman, of West Hempstead, at the town’s board meeting on Feb. 5. She took home three …

Editorial

County must shed ‘most segregated’ label

U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, writing in Shelby County, Ala. v. Holder in 2013, opined that the nation had made such strides in overcoming racism since the passage of landmark civil rights legislation in the 1960s . . .

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead

Play and explore Enjoy some quiet time with your child in the children’s room at the West Hempstead Public Library on Thursday, March 14, from 9 to 11 a.m. Children are free to roll, crawl and …

Randi Kreiss

How well do you think you know your kids?

The operative word above is “think,” because no parent can ever know his or her child, especially during the firestorm known as adolescence.