Gold Seal for St. John’s Episcopal stroke center

For providing safe and quality patient care, the primary stroke center at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway received the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission, a U.S.-based nonprofit that accredits more than 22,000 health care organizations and programs nationwide.

Hebrew Academy of Long Beach wins at basketball and speech

The Hebrew Academy of Long Beach in Woodmere the girls’ basketball team captured the Metropolitan Jewish Day School Basketball League championship with 56-35 win over the Shulamith School on March 19.

Hewlett High students collect Quill awards

Five Hewlett High School students captured two Quill awards at Adelphi University Press Day last month for their work on the school’s newspaper, The Spectrum.

Rambam High protests against Lithuanian Nazi

Rambam Mesivta High School continued its history of protesting as students and teachers gathered outside the Lithuanian Consulate, in New York City on March 15 to protest what they believe is Lithuania’s honoring of a murderer.

Nassau police looking for alleged Inwood arsonist

Nassau police are looking for a man who allegedly set two fires less than a week apart in Inwood.

Long Island’s top real estate pros honored

The job of someone in real estate goes beyond just helping clients buy, sell or rent properties. For many professionals, it is about the rewarding feeling of finding a person or family’s …


Trouble waking up? You know who to blame.

Where did our collective societal grudge against mornings come from?

Peter King

My mixed memories of leading the parade

St. Patrick’s “Day” is actually several weeks of events commemorating Irish culture and traditions and Irish-America’s contributions to the American mosaic.

Randi Kreiss

The sun shivers and shudders northward

Don’t believe me. Don’t believe the National Weather Service. But come hell or high water (and both are coming!), you better believe the Farmers’ Almanac.

Jerry Kremer

A depressing tale of two fibbers

No one has given me a riddle to consider for a long time. But I can think of one. What’s the difference between U.S. Rep. George Santos and Fox News?