Schools

Baldwin High School senior shows he is presidential

Zavier Foster, a graduating senior at Baldwin High School, has been named one of 620 semifinalists in the 2022 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The semifinalists were selected from a pool of over …

Schools

Baldwin school district music education honored for a seventh year in a row

For the seventh consecutive year, Baldwin Union Free School District (UFSD) has been honored with the “Best Communities for Music Education” designation for the district’s …

Mulé joins other leaders to honor fallen correction officers

It was a somber day in East Meadow May 5, where Nassau County legislator Debra Mulé joined with leaders of the Nassau County Sheriff’s Department, the Corrections Officers Benevolent …

Carey making steady progress

Carey’s boys’ lacrosse had a dominant performance against Glen Cove, as the Seahawks had everything going for them in their 19-6 victory on April 27.Carey put up nine goals in the first …

Renew Your BPL Library Card Today!

Did you know that library cards in Nassau expire after three years? “Public libraries in New York are almost entirely funded by local taxes. When your card expires, it’s time to let your …

Silver Lake Park nearly completed

On April 12, engineers from Nelson and Pope Engineering gave community stakeholders a tour of Silver Lake Park, noting the progress they have made on the Silver Park Drainage Project since work began …

Editorial

Sunshine Week is all about open government

Journalists celebrate James Madison’s birthday — March 16 — as part of “Sunshine Week,” a national initiative created by the American Society of News Editors to educate all of us about the importance of open government.

Op-Ed

We can still do big things, but we must do them together

If we are going to reduce crime, cut taxes and help our troubled schools, we have a lot of work to do to make sure that democracy wins.

Jerry Kremer

The score will too often be 6-3 in the Supreme Court

We live in a world where sports matchups of almost any kind are totally unpredictable. Whether it’s football, baseball, basketball or hockey . . .

Randi Kreiss

As the pandemic pushes past two years, where are we?

After more than two years of obsessively parsing the news about the global pandemic ravaging the world, we now have an escalating war in Eastern Europe to distract us.