Woodmere synagogue honors 'greatest generation' with luncheon

Congregation Sons of Israel commemorates its 96th anniversary by celebrating members of its 'greatest generation' during a special luncheon, recognizing their dedication to the synagogue and Judaism, while raising funds through a commemorative journal event.

Nahmias, Popack battle for Lawrence village mayoralty

The upcoming Lawrence village election presents new leadership choices with candidates focusing on community priorities such as fiscal responsibility, infrastructure improvements, and fostering better relations between residents and the village government.

Ambiance Salon owner honored as 2024 Woman of Distinction

Ali Artz, owner of Ambiance Salon, earns recognition as a 2024 Woman of Distinction for her dedication to serving cancer patients and contributions to the beauty industry, offering a holistic experience beyond traditional salon services.

Hewlett High's top scholars: friendly competition, academic excellence

The rivalry turned camaraderie between Valedictorian Simon Kupchik and Salutatorian Ariel Vilensky highlights their dedication to academic excellence and extracurricular achievements, embodying the spirit of friendly competition at Hewlett High School.

Hewlett Harbor Village election: fresh voices, community priorities

The upcoming Hewlett Harbor village election offers a choice between incumbent leaders and fresh voices, each emphasizing community priorities such as transparency, security, infrastructure improvements, and fostering unity among residents.

Hewlett High School sophomores reach state science congress finals with silver research

Three Hewlett High School sophomores, Deniz Artan, Darsh Chavre, and Benjamin Zelikoff, make waves at the State Science Congress Competition with their groundbreaking research on silver's impact on plant cells, aiming for another win as they head to Syracuse for the finals.

EDITORIAL

Safe day at the beach? Thank the lifeguards

Beach safety on Long Island is crucial. Lifeguards, trained to handle emergencies and rescues, protect beachgoers. Investing in their resources enhances public safety.

COLUMNIST

For neighborhoods of color, local media offer hope

I covered historic Black Lives Matter protests in 2020 despite Covid-19 risks, capturing a viral moment of hope amid global turmoil. Four years later, I reflect on the impact of community journalism on social change and media representation.

COLUMNIST

Some advice Joe Biden badly needs

Voters will decide the 2024 election in five months, with Biden's campaign focusing on economic issues and countering misinformation to secure re-election.

COLUMNIST

Who knows which way this presidential race is headed?

The 2024 presidential race is unprecedented, with Biden and Trump leading amid unique challenges. Early debates and fluctuating poll numbers highlight the campaign's unpredictability.

COLUMNIST

Who knows which way this presidential race is headed?

The 2024 presidential race is unprecedented, with Biden and Trump leading amid unique challenges. Early debates and fluctuating poll numbers highlight the campaign's unpredictability.