Wantagh celebrates Independence Day with a spectacular parade

Wantagh’s annual Independence Day Parade took place on July 4, beginning on Park Avenue and proceeding north on Wantagh Avenue. Attendees dressed in red, white and blue to cheer on the parade as it concluded at Wantagh Elementary School.

Seaford 9/11 Memorial Committee hosts 2024 Patriot Award dinner

Six graduating seniors from Seaford High School were presented with the Patriot Award during a dinner ceremony on June 24, in remembrance of five alumni who died on 9/11.

Nassau County officials discuss water safety at Wantagh Park

County Executive Bruce Blakeman spoke at Wantagh Park Pool on June 25, discussing general water safety for county residents, with public pools now open and the crowds at area beaches continuing to grow.

Fleetwood Mac tribute band rocks Wantagh Park concert

Nassau County's Summer Concert Series, under the sponsorship of NYU Langone Health, captivated local music fans with The Chain, a Fleetwood Mac tribute band, at Wantagh Park on Tuesday.

Endless opportunities for Wantagh’s Class of 2024

Wantagh High School's Class of 2024 celebrated their graduation on the school's turf field during the 69th annual commencement ceremony on June 21.

Columnist

In a medical emergency, we were in experts’ hands

We should be grateful to the medical profession, and diligent and attentive to our individual health.

Columnist

If you like horror stories, read Project 2025

Project 2025 is a 922-page manifesto created by the Heritage Foundation. It has been described as a road map for any new Trump administration. It outlines, agency by agency, the federal programs and projects that should be eliminated, and what the policies of a second Trump administration would be.

Columnist

NUMC is on the road to financial recovery

The treatment is working. For the past year, the leadership of Long Island’s largest safety-net hospital has buckled down to demonstrate that this beacon of hope for so many residents can survive, and thrive.

Op-Ed

We honor the fallen, but must not forget our veterans

After our collective pause on Memorial Day to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice, it behooves us to take the next step by renewing our commitment to taking care of veterans right here in Nassau County.