The history of the Lakeview Fire Department

Picture yourself over one hundred years ago in our hamlet. About seventy family farms line Hempstead Turnpike, John Street (Nassau Boulevard), Brooklyn Avenue (Woodfield Road) and Hempstead Avenue. …

Teens teach kids of all ages the fundamentals of soccer in West Hempstead

For 40 years, the West Hempstead Chiefs Soccer Club has aimed to enhance character, community and the love of soccer. Many of the children who were part of the club have carried those lessons with …

West Hempstead School District's restructuring plan approved

After months of public discussion, the West Hempstead Union Free School District Board of Education unanimously approved a restructuring plan at its Jan. 30 meeting. In response to student enrollment …

West Hempstead students give up some of their favorite things

According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 89,503 people were homeless in New York in 2017. Students at Cornwell Avenue Elementary School, in West Hempstead, learned firsthand …

Hundreds from Nassau take part in NYC Women's March

An estimated 200,000 men, women and children took to the streets of Manhattan for the second Women’s March, held on the first anniversary of President Donald J. Trump’s inauguration on …

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead

Find your heroesLearn about some of your family’s history at the Lakeview Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Certified Genealogist Carol Peels will lead this program in …

Alfonse D'Amato

The State of the Union: improving

The president’s State of the Union address gave a good picture of the nation’s economy and the positive direction America is heading. And it offered hope that some of the more contentious issues we face might finally be addressed.