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So long to another summer in Sea Cliff

There are many things which make Sea Cliff one of the most unique and recognizable places on Long Island, one of the most prevalent being its role as a summer hotspot. As a waterfront village, it …

North Shore students excited to start new year

The 2020-21 school year is sure to present a unique set of challenges in the North Shore School District. Although all elementary and middle school students will start the year in school, they will …

New York American Water rate hike delayed to January

After discussions with the New York Department of Public Service and in direct response to the coronavirus pandemic, New York American Water has once again postponed its previously approved rate …

Nassau County minority legislators focus on county map

The Democrats in the Nassau County Legislature are asking for changes in how the county’s legislative map is drawn. They may be a little early, since redistricting will not be considered until …

County school superintendents postpone high school sports to 2021

North Shore High School student-athletes will have to wait until the new year to compete in sports. At an emergency meeting Aug. 26, a committee of Nassau County school superintendents voted to …

New bulkhead coming to Glen Cove Sewage Treatment Plant

The Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously on Aug. 3 to approve additional funding for a new marine bulkhead along the Glen Cove Sewage Treatment Plant, near Hempstead Harbor. The bulkhead will …

Underground gas tank ignites in Sea Cliff

The Sea Cliff Fire Department received a call at 5:38 p.m. on Sunday in response to an underground gasoline tank at Pride Gas Station at 311 Glen Cove Ave. in Sea Cliff. Hugo Diaz, manager of VIP …

Op-Ed

Staying safe as we celebrate the High Holy Days

The Jewish High Holy Days are an important time for many of our residents, an opportunity to reflect on the year that has passed and plan for the year ahead. One critical word during this most vital part of the year . . .

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 . . .

Alfonse D'Amato

Some inconvenient facts about energy and the environment

One of the great U.S. success stories in recent times has been the country’s move to energy independence. Because we now produce more than enough domestic energy to power our homes and businesses . . .

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.

Send the Herald your stories, photos of how you're coping with the coronavirus

The coronavirus outbreak has vastly altered our daily routines. Parents are at home. Children are at home. College students are at home. All must stay put, we are told, for now. People are making …