Vocal coach for the stars tells her story

Meet Norma Garbo, the vocal coach of stars, with a career spanning icons like Billy Joel, Taylor Swift, and a legacy rooted in Freeport's vibrant music scene.

Saluting selfless service at Mount Sinai South Nassau

Mount Sinai South Nassau celebrates local heroes at 68th anniversary luncheon by honoring volunteers for decades of compassionate service

Great Guitar Show coming to rec May 4

The Great Guitar, Musical Instrument, and Audio Show by LIMBO hits Freeport, showcasing Long Island's vibrant music scene on May 4th

BOCES kids help Diller family and NYBC

Barry Tech High School's Service-Learning Fair showcases student contributions to the community, highlighting hands-on projects enriching traditional curricula

Freeport youth attend Merrick Kids Fest

Kids Fest, hosted by Merrick Chamber of Commerce, delights Freeport children with three days of fun-filled rides, games, and local shopping!


What if you had to vote right now?

Last week, we were treated (or subjected, in one instance) to two presidential events unfolding simultaneously in different places. As the day progressed, I understood that if we see and hear nothing else during the campaign, we will realize, as sentient beings and patriots, that only one man deserves the honor of serving as our president. Only one man is intellectually and temperamentally fit for the job.


Protecting our kids online

The data is clear: Kids spending more time online and on social media is detrimental to their mental health.


With hurricane season coming, be prepared

The looming possibility of natural disasters — such as hurricanes and other severe storms — poses a significant, and ongoing, threat to Long Island, and particularly for those living in more vulnerable coastal communities, like Long Beach and Freeport, which are most susceptible to damage caused by high winds and surging floodwaters.


Let’s rethink the war in Ukraine

Now that the Ukrainian military aid bill has been passed, we have an opportunity to assess the developing conflict and offer suggestions.