Real estate broker collaborates with the Long Island Breakfast Club

Looking to find new ways to support the middle-aged, the Long Island Breakfast Club has partnered with NextHome All Island. Real estate broker Ed Svec, who started his brokerage last year, said that …

West Hempstead school board addresses protesters outside the high school

Almost every morning since July, a giant inflatable rat and Local 66 union workers have been seen outside the high school, with some parents speculating that the ongoing protest is over two non-union …

‘Work hard, play hard’

West Hempstead rabbi named to leadership position with Orthodox Union

An outdoorsman and avid sports fan, West Hempstead resident Rabbi Ari Rockoff said he believes in having a “work hard, play hard” mentality. While many sports analogies are cliché, he said, they …

State Assemblywoman Judy Griffin honors Women of Distinction from Malverne, West Hempstead

State Assemblywoman Judy Griffin gathered 10 outstanding Long Island women at the East Rockaway Memorial Park Bandshell for her inaugural Women of Distinction awards ceremony on Aug. 7. “Today …

West Hempstead native, Iona College basketball coach, to be honored next month

For longtime basketball coach and West Hempstead native Tim Cluess, coaching players means more than getting them to sprint back on defense or to dive for …


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.

The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead

Afternoon Book ClubHead down to the Malverne Public Library on Thursday, Sept. 12, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. for their monthly Afternoon Book Club. Expand your reading palate with books from various genres …

Randi Kreiss

Aunt Ada’s notes from Paris, August 1945

I never knew why my husband’s Aunt Ada went into the Army during World War II, but my hunch is that the family thought it might tame her wild ways.