Curran to undertake 60-day budget analysis

New County Executive Laura Curran took aim at Nassau’s previous administration, headed by Ed Mangano, and Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellmore set his sights on the Trump administration in their …

School News

Mandalay students celebrate the written word

Third-graders in Arlene Berman’s and Anne Sallustro’s classes at Mandalay Elementary School in Wantagh shared their narrative writing projects with peers and parents during a Personal …

Neighbors

Cold paws, but no complaints

Although temperatures dropped well into the single digits last week, that didn’t stop puppies from Wantagh, Seaford and Levittown from playing in the first snowfall of the year. The National …

Re-evaluating religion

“People aren’t looking any less for comfort and religious experiences,” said Rabbi Daniel Bar-Nahum, of Temple Emanu-El of East Meadow. “But the way they approach it is …

School News

Lee Road students embrace a mindful lifestyle

Third and fourth-grade students in the new Mindfulness Club at Lee Road Elementary School in North Wantagh gathered on the morning of Dec. 8 to learn the importance of mindful eating. Under the …

Editorial

Make MLK Day a day of service to others

The most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., whose birthday we will honor this year on Jan. 15, not only spoke those lofty …