The first school with smart lockers in the country

The Baldwin school district announced the completion of newly installed smart lockers for students to use throughout the Baldwin School High School.

Many Baldwin scholars make the Dean’s List

SUNY New Paltz announced three Baldwin scholars were recognized on their Fall 2022 Dean’s List this month.

Ridgewood Savings Bank is business of the month

The Chamber of Commerce honored Ridgewood Savings bank as business of the month.

Saluting Chinese New Year

The Baldwin Public Library invited children to prepare their celebrations for Chinese New Years by making hand-made dumplings.

Blaze started in a Baldwin home’s bedroom

According to News 12 Long Island, fire fighters responded to a house fire at a Baldwin home last weekend.


Facing life — and death — with peace and love

John Casciani died last weekend. You don’t know him, but trust me, he wouldn’t want anyone to fuss over him. He came into this world quietly 88 years ago . . .

Randi Kreiss

No, Gwyneth, I will not buy your face cream

In this season of marathon shopping, I started wondering why I buy what I buy. There are millions of choices when it comes to our cosmetics and cars and food and OTC meds and clothing and shoes and . . .


The red wave that wasn’t, and the crime wave that isn’t

Despite expectations, Republicans ended up underperforming on Nov. 8. Although they narrowly captured the House, Democrats kept the Senate and even managed to flip multiple state chambers blue . . .


Who and what would Trump run against in 2024?

The likelihood that former President Donald Trump will run again in 2024 seems to increase by the day. Unless the Mar-a-Lago raid turns up something that leads to a criminal indictment . . .