Round-trip buses to Jones Beach start Memorial Day weekend

NICE bus service to Jones Beach will begin over the Memorial Day weekend with the n88 out of the Freeport LIRR station, on May 25. Non-stop service from Freeport to the beach will be provided for the …

Brooks host job fair

The room buzzed with chatter. Potential employees came from all parts of Nassau County with resumes to meet with employers looking for new hires. It’s the second year State Sen. John Brooks hosted …


100 years ago this week in the Freeport Nassau Post, May 25, 1918

Women To Enroll This Saturday: The Nassau Post reports that on May 25, 1918, the women of Freeport and all surrounding communities would be able to go to their local polling places to register with …

Herald Neighbors

Season finale with an operatic performance

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Herald Neighbors

Full ride to NYU to study engineering

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Declare Nassau a sanctuary county

The promise inscribed on the Statue of Liberty — “send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me” — is the promise of hope that America makes . . .


Town needs special elections, not appointees

Only two members of the current Town of Hempstead Board were elected to their posts without first having been appointed to them. That’s it. Two.

Randi Kreiss

Under the volcano in Hawaii and Washington

Kilauea is blowing her top. These last weeks we have witnessed, from afar, a pyrotechnic extravaganza on the Big Island of Hawaii.

Alfonse D'Amato

On Iran, let past be prologue

In the fall of 1938, a defiant British member of Parliament named Winston Churchill rose to deliver a speech denouncing the Munich Agreement recently negotiated by Europe’s leaders to appease Adolf Hitler . . .

John C. O'Connell

Reflections on a reunion

After a college class a very long while ago, I sat in the late morning drinking Guinness in an old pub on Grafton Street, in Dublin, with author Alec Reid, a close friend of Samuel Beckett . . .


Tunnel plan not so grand for North Shore

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is moving forward with plans to build a tunnel from Oyster Bay to Westchester County, which he said is vital to alleviate traffic congestion in the greater New York City area, …