Lynbrook Owls soar in Homecoming win

The Lynbrook community came out in full force to celebrate Homecoming Saturday.

East Rockaway football 'Rocks' Homecoming

East Rockaway came together to celebrate Homecoming on Saturday.

Lynbrook to host hauntingly fun Halloween festivities

Lynbrook is getting set for some “spook-tacular” fun with its inaugural community wide decorating contest and annual Halloween Havoc event.

Lynbrook punches playoff ticket

Following a disappointing 2020 campaign which resulted in relegation, the Lynbrook girls’ soccer team has bounce backed in tremendous fashion this fall. It finished with a 7-3-2 record in Conference A3, and clinched a spot in the Nassau Class A playoffs.

Election 2021

Jason Abelove challenges Don Clavin for Hempstead town supervisor

Jason Abelove is challenging Don Clavin for Town of Hempstead supervisor. Ahead of Election Day on Nov. 2, the Herald asked the candidates questions about their goals and issues facing the community.


White men have had no shortage of ‘problems’

Race and racism are in the news and on our minds. In response, many thoughtful commentaries have referred to W.E.B. Du Bois and James Baldwin, both of whom, in their day, wrote about the “Negro problem.”

Jerry Kremer

American politics is in the gutter

I follow the developments in the political world to keep myself up to date on the issues. Sadly, the more I read, the more I’m convinced that the American political system has been poisoned . . .

Randi Kreiss

Becoming the expert in your own disease

It’s the job nobody wants, but when you get a diagnosis of breast cancer, the job is yours.