Run for Heroes 5k race helps support community veteran organizations

Close to 200 people were running, jogging or simply walking in a show of support for local veterans organizations.

Photos: Playing on the Porch music festival puts the ‘rock’ in Rockville Centre

Playing on the Porch, a roving community-wide music festival, returned to the porches, front lawns and driveways of Rockville Centre on Saturday afternoon.

Rockville Centre dancers are headed for Hollywood

Two Rockville Centre dancers along with eight others from the Magnolia Dance Academy have advanced to the final round of one of the most prestigious dance competitions in the country — the Industry Dance Awards.

The Mary Ruchalski Foundation helps fund groundbreaking cancer research

The Mary Ruchalski Foundation and others like it are helping change the picture by funding groundbreaking cancer research at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories.

Rockville Centre singer-songwriter Ellis Melillo to hit the stage at Jones Beach

Rockville Centre native Ellis Melillo will see her dreams come true when she hits the stage at Jones Beach Amphitheater as the opening act for country music superstar Zac Brown on September 16 and 17.


Politics is partisan — voting isn’t

Some 158 million Americans voted in the 2020 U.S. presidential election, but 63 million eligible people could not because they weren’t even registered to vote.


Serious pollution in the airspace above is being ignored

Today, everyone is conscious of pollution and its detrimental effects on our environment and health. The most common forms are water, air and plastic pollution, but there is another type . . .

Peter King

Looking back again on a tragedy we’ll never forget

For all Americans, and particularly Long Islanders, who recall the horror of Sept. 11, 2001, reliving those tragic moments each year is devastating, and yet, at the same time, gratifying and reassuring.

Jerry Kremer

Sometimes you just may be guilty until proven innocent

In recent months, former President Donald Trump has been hit with 91 charges in four criminal indictments. As an attorney, I’ve paid close attention to all of the cases