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HEROE DEL PUEBLO

Luz Otero-Calderon

El hospital, junto con el Town of Hempstead, crearon este projecto, el Vaximóvil, para llevar vacunas a diferentes comunidades en Nassau County. Somos varias LPN, y de todas ellas me …

COVID NEWS

Church staff optimistic amid lifted capacity restrictions

Recently in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, Governor Cuomo lifted most capacity restrictions as a result of Covid-19 vaccination progress and due to the Covid-19 case declines. The outdoor …

MENTAL HEALTH

County Youth Council hosted mental health awareness contest

In light of May being Mental Health awareness month, Nassau County Youth Council held a mental health art contest to center mental health illnesses in teens throughout Nassau County.  By the …

SCHOOL ELECTIONS

Baldwin says 'yes' to $142.4 million school budget

The Baldwin School District 2021-22 school year budget has passed and incumbents Mary O'Hagan and Annie Doresca will continue to serve on the Board of Education as trustees.

Entertainment

Dee Snider, Baldwin’s own, set to rock on Long Island

Baldwinite and Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider will perform for a one-time concert event to promote his solo album, “Leave a Scar,” at Stereo Garden in Patchogue on June 11. The show …

Editorial

Hurricane season starts June 1 — be prepared

The official start of the Atlantic Ocean hurricane season is June 1 — next Tuesday. From now through November, we must be prepared for a storm to come out of nowhere and wreak havoc across Long Island, as Tropical Storm Isaias did last summer.

Jerry Kremer

Mixed emotions on my birthday

Thursday is my birthday, and I must confess that I’m approaching it with mixed feelings. I’m not afraid of getting older, because there are only two choices.

Randi Kreiss

What is Memorial Day about, if not memories?

Memorial Day events will take on new urgency this year as a kind of collective anti-insurrection rally.

Jerry Kremer

Saying farewell to a president who put Hofstra on the map

I take note of the impending retirement of Dr. Stuart Rabinowitz, the president of Hofstra University. Having been a trustee of the university for almost 30 years, I have come to understand . . .