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Baldwin, Freeport heroes honored

Nassau County Legislator Debra Mule’ (D-Freeport) recognized 16 people and organizations as “Covid Heroes” of the Fifth Legislative District during a ceremony at the Baldwin …

County activists honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg

On a chilly and somber Sunday, the front of the State Supreme Court in Garden City became a place to grieve the late 27-year associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died at 87 last Friday.

Freeporters head back to school

Freeport students returned to classes on Sept. 8 and 9 for in-person learning for the first time since the district closed in March.  “After many months of working collaboratively with …

Freeport High School fall sports get delayed

Freeport High School student-athletes may have to wait until 2021 to compete in sports. At an emergency meeting on Aug. 26, Nassau school superintendents voted to postpone Section VIII high school …

Getting everyone counted

Local elected officials urged all Nassau County residents to complete the 2020 census at a news conference on Tuesday in Roosevelt. U.S. Rep. Kathleen Rice said that while Nassau has a 71 percent …

Editorial

Fill out the census — the deadline is Sept. 30

Elected leaders from across Nassau County are urging — even pleading with — residents to fill out the U.S. census if they have not already done so, and time is running out.

Randi Kreiss

Irony abounds in the time of Trump

We are living in a Greek tragedy, rich in ironic twists. Donald Trump, who ran for office on the promise of “draining the swamp,” has created an administration populated by swamp critters . . .