Lots of reading happening at Atkinson's Family Literacy Night in Freeport

Caroline G. Atkinson Intermediate School's 6th annual Family Literacy Night dazzled with "Red Carpet Reads," inspiring Freeport students and parents with engaging literary activities.

Freeport remembers sacrifice of fallen veterans

Freeport's Memorial Day Parade on May 27 honored fallen veterans with vibrant participation from local organizations, students, and Grand Marshal Kalib Walker.

Rotary packs bags for homeless veterans

The Freeport-Merrick Rotary Club's Rotary Day of Service on May 18 at Freeport High School united volunteers to pack essential supplies for homeless veterans.

Freeport receives grant for overtime pay

Nassau County District Attorney Anne Donnelly, alongside Long Beach Acting Police Department Commissioner Richard DePalma and Freeport Police Department Chief Michael Smith unveiled Tuesday, May 21 …

NY Senate honors Superintendent Kuncham

Freeport Schools superintendent Kishore Kuncham honored by NY State Senate for 30 years of dedicated service and upcoming retirement, celebrated with standing ovation


We must back the blue, now more than ever

Across the United States today, law enforcement agencies are being forced to contend with a previously unforeseen convergence of crises: An explosion in fentanyl and other illicit drug trafficking.


Recapturing times gone by in politics

Everyone agrees that there is a massive lack of bipartisanship in today’s political arena. Washington, D.C., is the poster child for warfare between Democrats and Republicans. Which is why my recent trip to Albany was a throwback to times gone by. I refer specifically to an event known as the Pilots Dinner.


Keep showing up to vote

Don't miss your chance to shape local government—vote in the primary election on June 25 and make your voice heard!


The evolution of STEM in education

As superintendent of Freeport Public Schools, I am proud to reflect on how our district has embraced and advanced STEM education, transforming it from a specialized field into an essential component of our curriculum that prepares students for the challenges and opportunities of the future.