Baldwin chamber hosts ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Painting with a Twist

The Baldwin Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newest business in town — Painting with a Twist — on July 17. Chamber President Erik Mahler welcomed a crowd of a few …

Baldwin Park car show attracts old and new

Dozens of people made their way to Baldwin Park last week for a car show hosted by the Baldwin/Rockville Centre Rotary Club, where residents from all over Nassau County showed off their classic and …

Residents oppose Jones Beach nature center

As Gov. Andrew Cuomo moves forward with plans to build an $18 million Energy and Nature Education Center at Jones Beach State Park and designate a portion of the West End a preservation area, nine …

Town moves forward with Baldwin overlay plans

After a deal with a developer who planned to build on Grand Avenue in Baldwin fell through in 2018, the Town of Hempstead is moving forward with plans to implement an overlay district downtown to …

Boat collision kills Rockville Centre teen in Baldwin Harbor

An 18-year-old girl riding a personal watercraft in the Middle Bay waterways died Sunday after colliding with a 35-foot Fountain motorboat, Nassau County police said. Caitlin Rose McDonald, of …

Editorial

Newspapers’ existential crisis

In 1996, Hewlett House was a dilapidated farmhouse, long empty and fast rotting. The Hewlett-Woodmere School District, which owned it, planned to demolish the 300-year-old structure to make way for a parking lot. Then the Nassau Herald started reporting on the historic home’s plight.

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    2019 us open fan week

    Thursday, August 22

    2019 US Open Fan Week Monday, August 19 – Sunday, August 25 USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center The USTA will kick off the 2019 US Open with Fan Week, a series of free and open events and activations all taking place at …

  • Classic car show

    Thursday, August 22

  • Art exhibition

    Thursday, August 22

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