Village Of Floral Park Has A New Perk

If you notice some of your neighbors walking down the street with an extra perk in their step, it might be because of a...

Bats Help Fight Off Mosquitoes This Summer

The Town of North Hempstead is rolling out the welcome mat for bats in the town by placing numerous bat boxes in parks, with...

Students In The News

The following New Hyde Park students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester at Quinnipiac University, Hamdean, CT: Giovanni Castelli,...

Second-Half – 2016 General Taxes – Tax Payment Reminder

The second-half 2016 general taxes for North Hempstead taxpayers were due on July 1 and payable without penalty until Aug. 10. If submitted anywhere from...

Community Service For Seventh-Graders

Sewanhaka High School seventh-graders participated in the Hance Family Foundation Emma’s Mile on May 21. The students are working on completing 26 hours of...

NHTV’s ‘Off The Trail’ Takes First Place

The Town of North Hempstead’s non-commercial government channel North Hempstead Television (NHTV) has been awarded first place for its original nature program Off the...

Journalism Awards For Chariot Staff

New Hyde Park Memorial High School’s 2015-2016 Chariot staff accumulated 39 individual awards at the Long Island Press High School Journalism Awards held at...

Dads And Donuts Day Brings Joy to Preschoolers

The students at Little Sprouts Preschool honored their dads during an annual event called Dads And Donuts. Held prior to the school’s Moving Up...

Bridging The Gap

By Betsy Abraham babraham@antonmediagroup.com Police violence seems to fill the news lately, and with the latest incidents in Baton Rouge, Minnesota and Dallas, it seems like...

Who Deserves Our Protection?

Last week, as I was participating in a Senate Heroin Task Force hearing, one of my colleagues leaned over and told me that he...