Gural JCC volunteers help with Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Community Food Drive

There was much hustle and bustle in a back room of the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC in Cedarhurst on Monday as volunteers brought in and sorted bags of food during the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Community Food Drive on MLK Day to honor the late civil rights leader.

North Woodmere PA administers Covid tests

You might have to sidestep the toys of Tamar Moskowitz’s children, but in the basement of the physician’s assistant North Woodmere house a serious and neighborly action is taking place. Moskowitz is administering Covid tests for free.

Weiss leading Hewlett's charge

As Riley Weiss continues to ply further out into uncharted waters, her Hewlett girls’ basketball teammates and head coach also find themselves pushing towards new frontiers. The first girl in …

Esplanade of Woodmere opens

A senior living community, Esplanade of Woodmere, at 130 Irving Place, which specializes in memory care services, had owners and operators, David and Alexander Scharf, cut the grand opening ribbon on Jan. 18.

Lawrence native Howard Good, 91

He loved to play golf and tennis and was a strong supporter of law enforcement. Howard Good died on Dec. 6, 2021. He was 91.

Hebrew Academy of Long Beach students win for JFK airport artwork

Two Hebrew Academy of Long Beach third-graders took home prizes in the John F. Kennedy International Synagogue/ Jewish Press Hanukkah Art Contest.

Editorial

Bail reform law needs still more tweaking

Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder convened a news conference on Jan. 13 to make a point: The state’s bail reform law, enacted in January 2020, needs further reform . . .

Op-Ed

How progressives might be left in the lurch

When U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi announced his Democratic primary run against Gov. Kathy Hochul, it may have seemed like a D’Amato moment.

Cultural and holiday traditions are celebrated

Being a school that is renowned for its diverse student body, Lawrence High School is home to a wide variety of heritage clubs that inform their members of the world’s cultural traditions.

Op-Ed

An inauguration like no other

I have been blessed to raise my hand and pledge to serve my community as an elected official many times over the past 16 years. However, last Monday was the first — and hopefully, last — time that I will take the oath of office in my living room.

Randi Kreiss

Can your stove talk to you?

I really needed to get on the Smart HQ website to get my new G.E. Café Series kitchen appliances online. Oh, you didn’t know? You must have internet-friendly ovens and cooktops these days.