V.S. North spoils Hewlett homecoming

With a minute left in the second quarter, it appeared Hewlett’s homecoming game against Valley Stream North on Saturday was on pace to be a stagnant slugfest until the final whistle. The visitors maintained a miniscule one-point lead and had possession at their own 31-yard line. Momentum shifted with one fateful play.

Covid forces Lawrence football forfeit

The Lawrence High School Golden Tornadoes varsity football team was forced to forfeit its Sept. 18 road game vs. Friends Academy because the team, except for vaccinated members, had to quarantine due to a positive Covid-19 case, Superintendent Dr. Ann Pedersen said.

Lawrence puts out RFP to upgrade country club snack bar

After nearly 25 minutes of spirited debate at a special Sept. 10 board meeting the Lawrence village trustees unanimously decided to put out a request for proposal for a different vendor at the outside snack bar at the Lawrence Yacht & Country Club.

St. John’s in Far Rockaway seeks donations to rebuild after fire

After suffering a two-alarm fire on Sept. 10 that damaged the roof and the 10th and 11th floors that houses patients, St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway has

St. John’s Hospital roof-top fire extinguished

Officials at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital at 327 19th Beach Street in Far Rockaway said that the two-alarm roof-top fire that began before 5:30 p.m. on Sept. 10 was extinguished by FDNY roughly 90 minutes later.

Woodmere Middle School eighth-grader aims for NASA

A Woodmere Middle School eighth-grader for a passion for space took part in a week-long summer program that boosted his zeal for the outer limits.


Election season is upon us once again — vote!

Each election season, we invite political candidates to the Heralds' Garden City office for an hour-long meeting to hear their ideas and views before deciding whom we will endorse. This year will be no different.