Neighbors in the News

City prepares for construction on Garvies Point Road in March

Construction to improve Garvies Point Road will officially break ground in March. At Mayor Tim Tenke’s weekly road coordination meeting on Feb. 15, Tenke and Deputy Mayor Basdavanos meet with key …

From the classroom to the workplace

Glen Cove High School held its Industry Advisory Board’s inaugural session on Feb. 12 in the school’s library.  The board — whose purpose is to provide advice to the district aimed at …

Old fashioned fun at PTA Bingo night

The Landing School’s PTA and SEPTA held a bingo-and-pizza fundraiser at the school on Feb. 15, officiated by principal Benjamin Roberts. Participants got to choose from a variety of prizes laid out …

Neighbors in the News

Talented Glen Cove High School sax player jams with the pros

Earlier this month, Michele D’Ambrosio, a sophomore saxophonist at Glen Cove High School, had the honor of performing at the Usdan Leadership Council Dinner, held at Copperhill, a restaurant in …

Schools

Free thermometers to help fight the flu

Landing Elementary School began taking part in Kinsa’s FLUency free thermometer program in October 2017, under the guidance of physical education teacher Karen Serani. Kinsa — a California based …

Editorial

New York state prioritizes gang prevention

In late October and early November, FBI agents, state troopers and Nassau County police began showing up at local parks and in secluded forests in central Nassau County — in the Roosevelt-Baldwin …

Editorial

This holiday season, give to hurricane relief

The holidays can be one of the most stressful times of year, with shopping and cooking, and more shopping and cooking. For most people it is also a joyous time of year, with precious hours spent with …

Randi Kreiss

Dear Europe: Step up. It’s payback time.

We’ve hit a rough patch in America. For the first time in memory, the eyes of the world are looking toward us with more pity than admiration. Our burnished reputation, earned through decades of …

Alfonse D'Amato

Thank Sen. Richard Shelby for Roy Moore’s defeat

A s polarized and negative as American politics has become, something happened last week that shows there’s still a reservoir of good sense in America’s political system. The U.S. Senate election …

The Merry Tree Festival comes to Glen Cove

Walking through downtown Glen Cove is especially festive this year, thanks to the 40 live, decorated Christmas trees that line the streets. Started three years ago by Glen Cove’s Public …

It’s time for Christmas!

Welcome to the season of Christmas! It’s such a wonderful time of year and probably the only time when everybody tries to get along at the dinner table. This specific season reminds everyone that …