Sen. Gaughran pushing for more trains for LIRR commuters

For the past few weeks, State Sen. Jim Gaughran has been spending quality time on the Long Island Rail Road, riding to and from local stations, talking to constituents on the platforms and trains and …

Candidates for North Shore's school board debate the issues

Five candidates are running for three open seats on the North Shore School District Board of Education. The trustee election will take place at the same time as the annual budget vote on Tuesday, May …

Sea Cliff students make sweet music for spring concert

A song nearly three years in the making will soon be heard for the first time in the halls of Sea Cliff Elementary School, and it was inspired by the school’s motto: “Build a better world.” Its …

Feast for the eyes, and stomach at Glen Cove's Culinary Delights

Foodies from across the North Shore crowded the Glen Cove Mansion on Monday for the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Culinary Delights event. For over 20 years, the chamber has brought together the …

Plans for new Sagamore Hill visitor center

At one time, a visit to Sagamore Hill, President Theodore Roosevelt’s Cove Neck home, could include buying a hot dog at the visitor center. Susan Sarna, the supervisory curator at the house museum, …

Antigone Rising moves music festival to Glen Cove

Members of acclaimed rock band, Antigone Rising, recently announced the official lineup of its sixth annual summer music festival at a news conference last Thursday on the main stage of Glen Cove’s …

Antigone Rising moves music festival to Glen Cove

Members of acclaimed rock band, Antigone Rising, recently announced the official lineup of its sixth annual summer music festival at a news conference last Thursday on the main stage of Glen Cove’s …

Editorial

Albany must pass sex harassment bills

After the #MeToo movement exploded into the national consciousness in 2017 and 2018, New York state lawmakers recently proposed no fewer than 11 bills to strengthen the state’s sexual harassment laws.

Scott Brinton

What’s the deal with the Green New Deal?

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 29-year-old Democrat from the Bronx, is surely the most dangerous elected official now in office. You know she is because . . .

Randi Kreiss

Riding the guilt train with no way off

Once upon a generation or so ago, there were people, mostly women, who specialized in guilt. Since I would feel too guilty singling out any age group or ethnicity, let me just say that some women were born to it.

Jerry Kremer

Republicans are the party of the blame game

I’m a big believer in bipartisanship. I come from an era when Democrats and Republicans worked together successfully on a variety of important issues. As a Democrat, I remember the Republican Party as the party of Lincoln, the party of Ronald Reagan . . .

HERALD ENDORSEMENT

Vote ‘yes’ on the North Shore budget

It’s an easy choice to endorse the North Shore School District’s $107.8 million budget. The district has earned its reputation as one of Nassau County’s best. Voters should support the budget …

HERALD ENDORSEMENT

Re-elect Jones, Ludmar, Russo for North Shore BOE

As the community prepares to vote on the $107 million school budget, residents are also weighing their choices for the North Shore Board of Education. Five candidates are running — three incumbents …