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Governor Cuomo talks Phase One reopening for Long Island

Governor Cuomo came to Jones Beach State Park Sunday to offer a modicum of hope for a region battered by the coronavirus: Long Island, he said, was on track to begin Phase I reopening on Wednesday, …

Town supervisors plan for summer recreation

Thirteen town supervisors gathered Friday to begin planning coordination of the summer season on Long Island, when tourists from across the state and around the country descend on the Island’s …

Hempstead Town to resume recycling collection

Town of Hempstead’s Department of Sanitation will resume recycling collection on May 4, according to a town news release.

Watch out for scammers during Covid-19

Scammers are using the coronavirus pandemic to their advantage. They are using the fear and anxiety caused by the virus to steal money and information from unsuspecting victims. Covid-19 has affected all of us and these scammers are no exception. Many of their call centers had to be temporarily closed due to the virus. But the criminals are now adapting, and their call centers are coming back online.

School elections set for June 9

By executive order last Friday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo reset the school budget and trustees election statewide to Tuesday, June 9. Every voter will receive an absentee ballot with a postage-paid envelope …


New York can learn a lot from South Korea

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to open beaches statewide, including Jones Beach, on Friday. It is a moment we have all eagerly awaited, a symbolic gesture signaling . . .


Stay strong, Nassau

Last weekend was cold and windy, which likely prevented many people from venturing outside to potentially crowded spaces like the Jones Beach Boardwalk. For now, that’s a good thing.