As the Seaford and Wantagh school districts consider safety committee input and recommendations in response to the Parkland, Fla., school shootings, the nearby Massapequa Board of Education voted last month to hire armed security guards.
For the past 20 years, Seaford residents Sean and Kristen Urban have saved up for vacations in the Caribbean islands. Although they love these regular escapes from reality, Sean explained, they both …
Both the Wantagh and Seaford school districts are embracing science, technology, engineering and math — a group of academic disciplines known as STEM — or those subjects plus the arts (or STEAM), despite a recent national study showing declining interest in science- and tech-related careers among teenage boys.
According to Director Ella Stevens, the pageant focuses on community service and academic achievement.
Wantagh’s annual Fourth of July parade brought out hundreds of flag-waving Wantagh residents who lined the route from Park Avenue to Wantagh Elementary School.
Liuba Grechen Shirley and State Sen. John Brooks joined activists around the country to defend the Roe v Wade decision .
Alfred Klages, of Seaford, never brought his work home with him when he was a member of the New York City Police Department’s Emergency Service Unit.
Phil Kingsbury rode attempted to ride 400 miles over a 24-hour period in Seaford's Cedar Creek Park for the fifth straight year.
A 66-year-old man was found dead in his North Massapequa home while it burned on July 10 before dawn, according to the Nassau County Police Department.
The mass shooting at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Md., on June 28 struck all of us at the Herald Community Newspapers hard. Five Gazette staff members are dead and two are wounded. These …
Does the latest sexist outrage mean we have to start burning our bras again?
In my two and a half decades of writing on the environment and pondering solutions to the pressing sustainability issues that our planet — and civilization — face, I never imagined that the answer to reversing our destructive course might lie in nutrition education.