Letter: Schumacher House to Be Restored

I received the best news today that I want to share with everyone. Senator Craig Johnson was able to obtain a capital grant for...

From the Desk of NY State Senator Jack Martins: December 21,...

Then The Lights Came Back OnIt was just a few short weeks ago that Superstorm Sandy was causing us nothing but panic and grief....

From the desk of NY State Senator Jack Martins: November 21,...

Upsetting the Apple CartThere are weeks I feel like I should wear a football helmet to the office. That’s because whenever powerful, special interest...

Editorial: Passing Of May Newburger Signals End Of An Era

The passing of former Assemblywoman and former North Hempstead Town Supervisor May Newburger signals the end of an era.May Newburger was able to accomplish...

Phil-osophically Speaking

The Fifth Horseman Deregulation --- it has become the catchword for reformers about everything that is wrong with our world. With this one unrighteous,...

Desk of Herricks Superintendent Dr. John Bierwirth: June 19, 2009

Grade 8 ELA/Math AssessmentsEach year I track the results of the New York State Grade 8 English/Language Arts (ELA) and Math assessments. While I...

Letter: Tributes to Craig Lagnese

Tributes to Craig Lagnese, who’s untimely death prompted many tributes to him.  He was a teacher at Herricks High School and the head of...

Letter: Open Letter to the Residents of Manhasset Hills

You may be aware that this year there has been increase in the number of burglaries in the neighborhood. The Town of North Hempstead...