Heralds earn 20 New York Press Association awards

The Herald Community Newspapers captured 20 awards in the New York Press Association’s 2018 Better Newspaper Contest, including several top honors for editorial and advertising excellence. …

Glen Cove residents voice concerns and criticisms at community bond forum

Although fewer than 20 residents were in the Glen Cove High School auditorium during the school district’s community bond forum on April 8, there was no shortage of opinions to be heard. Parents of …

Glen Cove City Council green lights project for LED streetlights citywide

Council members unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday night authorizing the New York Power Authority to initiate a project that will replace the city’s current street lighting with …

State to consider changing penalty for fleeing accidents

State Assemblyman Michael Montesano, a Republican from Glen Head, announced on March 26 that he would co-sponsor a bill that would stiffen the penalties for fleeing the scene of an accident without …

Renowned musician moves Glen Cove seniors

If you’d walked into the Glen Cove Senior Center early in the afternoon last Friday, you would’ve had to listen hard to hear the notes emanating from David Holzman’s piano dancing in the air. …

Fighting against senior scams

Nearly 100 seniors from all over Nassau County gathered at the Franklin Square Senior Center on March 19 for the first in a series of public forums seeking to educate senior citizens about the rising …

Plastic bags to be banned in New York

Under an agreement reached as part of the state budget passed by lawmakers over the weekend, plastic bags will be banned in all New York retail stores starting in March 2020. “You drive through …

Easter is resurrection day

Easter has always been resurrection day to me. Resurrection is defined as the concept of coming back to life after death. So that death is not the end but a new beginning. This new beginning is …

Defense leads Lady Big Red

Glen Cove softball currently sits at 3-4 overall and 2-3 in Conference AB-IV. However, game-to-game, one may have difficulty recognizing the Lady Big Red’s offense as the same group. In Glen …

GOP is hardly Rooseveltian on conservation

Nassau County’s most famous Republican, President Theodore Roosevelt, dedicated much of his life to preserving nature. During his time in the White House, the Oyster Bay resident established 150 …

Birth Justice Warriors fight for healthy moms and babies

In the modern world we live in, in the richest country in the world and in one of the wealthiest areas of that country, you’d think that Nassau County’s expectant and new mothers, along with …