The body of a person found floating in Broad Channel near Lawrence at 5:40 p.m. on Aug. 9, was identified as Far Rockaway resident Berman Gutierrez, Nassau County police said.
On Aug. 3, the Chabad of the Beaches and the Village of Atlantic Beach went to federal court over an eminent domain battle for two vacant parcels located in the village. Both paries will …
As of press time, the continuing saga of the Sanitary District 1 commissioner election between Gabriel Boxer and Gwynette Campbell is yet to be decided.
The traditional dog days of August will feel anything but lazy and languorous next week in Cedarhurst, when the village and its Business Improvement District once again join forces for the annual Summer Sidewalk Sale, during which retail outlets and restaurants will offer patrons tremendous bargains.
There were 140 bandanas, 90 treat jars, 55 T-shirts, 50 blankets, 35 beds and 15 pillows made by the children who took part in the Hewlett-Woodmere School District Summer Play School day camp class led by Dorothy LoGuidice.
More than 30 years after Mark Getman was on the ice in front of a crowd to figure skate, the nearly 50-year-old Cedarhurst resident took part in the Summer Celebration Exhibition hosted by the Skating Club of New York at The Rinx in Hauppauge last month.
Woodmere resident Elliot Steinmetz, the men’s varsity basketball coach at Yeshiva University, will be the inaugural recipient of the Jewish Sports Heritage Association’s
Walking briskly through the Five Towns Community building, camp director Sasha Young led a Herald reporter to and fro the individual rooms and then outside where more than 100 campers were taking part in activities from rehearsing for the Aug. 4 camp talent show to playing the children’s game redlight-greenlight.
First there were the Memorial Day and July 4 tournaments, now the tennis players at the Lawrence Yacht & Country Club are joining together to play their favorite sport to support Ukraine at their Play For Ukraine event on Sunday, Aug. 14 beginning at 9:30 a.m.
Two days before Halloween, the Lawrence High School class of 1970 could be scaring themselves with their memories at the 50th anniversary reunion on Saturday, Oct. 29 from 7 to 11 p.m. in the Atrium of Sunny Atlantic Beach Club in Atlantic Beach.
The Lawrence High School Class of 1972 is having its 50th year reunion on Oct. 8 at the Inwood Country Club, 50 Peppe Drive in Inwood. Out of the roughly 530 class members, 130 alums are expected to attend.
With school board elections and the June primary for the Assembly, it seems we’re making more trips to our polling precinct than we might make to the gym.
Probably no depiction of sharks has so demonized these creatures as the movie “Jaws,” directed by Steven Spielberg . . .
With all the media hype about sharks these days, our thoughts went to the late Peter Benchley, who wrote many books during his life, but who will be best remembered for . . .
Most of us learned to read a long time ago, but many of us are learning to read all over again through the fog of Covid.
The late President Harry Truman had a sign on his desk whose words have haunted every president who has followed him.