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County exec: 149 have died of Covid-19 in Nassau

Speaking Saturday afternoon, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran reported 11 new deaths overnight of the coronavirus, bringing the total number to 149. That number, she said, …

Hoping to keep things ‘as normal as possible’

Village of Malverne sees an uptick of coronavirus cases

Malverne Mayor Keith Corbett announced the village’s first three confirmed cases of coronavirus on March 24. The total had increased to 19 as the Herald went to press on Monday. “I …

Crime Watch

Lakeview man arrested for incident at Nassau University Medical Center

Nassau County police reported the arrest of a Lakeview resident for an incident at the Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow on March 21. According to police, Paul Simmons, of 8 Rhodes …

School budget votes delayed to at least June 1; $177B state budget in flux

School budget votes have been delayed until at least June 1 because of the coronavirus outbreak, by order of Governor Cuomo.  The votes were to have taken place May 19. The governor issued …

Dealing with restrictions

Malverne adjusts events amid coronavirus pandemic

Last Saturday, the Village of Malverne had numerous village-wide events lined up for people of all ages. However, the spread of the coronavirus put a halt to those plans. Community members have since …

Editorial

Governor Cuomo, Main Street needs a hand

Covid-19 has completely changed the way we all live. But along with worrying about keeping themselves and their families healthy, thousands of small business owners across New York state are losing sleep over . . .

Editorial

Don’t let panic destroy our humanity

Fear can bring out the worst in us. When the coronavirus pandemic erupted in China in January, Asian-Americans shared stories on social media about how people would avoid them . . .