Former County Executive Tom Gulotta dies at 75

Former Nassau County Executive Tom Gulotta, of North Merrick, died on Sunday, Aug. 4. He was 75. Gulotta, a Republican, served as the county executive from 1987 to 2001.


A summer symphony in Malverne

After a decade-long hiatus away from the village, the Nassau Pops Symphony Orchestra made their return to the Village of Malverne last Sunday. The Nassau Pops performed in front of residents at …

Malverne’s first-ever alumni musical set for Aug. 10

Malverne High School alumnus David Coonan had the idea of directing an alumni musical for about four or five years, but on Aug. 10, his vision will finally come to life. Malverne’s alumni will …

Youth Clinic honors Malverne High School football coaches

The football communities of Malverne and East Rockaway honored the legacies of former Malverne High School varsity football coaches Colbert Britt, Ron James and Dr. Ken Leistner at the …

Looking back at Apollo 11

Fifty years later, Malverne, West Hempstead residents recall moon landing

The first words that astronaut Neil Armstrong spoke on the moon are ingrained in the minds of most Americans, whether they remember the historic moment or not: “That’s one small step for [a] man, …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead

Woodstock festival in West Hempstead Creative Corner will host a Woodstock festival in West Hempstead on Sunday, Aug. 18, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be live music throughout the day, arts …


We need to respect law enforcement

Imagine going to work and attempting to do your job while a group of loudmouths scream at you and douse you with buckets of water. For some police officers in New York City over the past month, that was their reality.