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Proposal for Allocation of Funds From the Build Back Better Initiative

Use funds to assist homeowners in removing underground oil tanks Editor’s note: The following letter was sent to state Assemblyman Charles D. Lavine (D–Glen Cove) and submitted for publication. Dear Assemblyman Lavine, My name is Chester McGibbon, and...

What Will It Take To Confront Climate Change?

National security expert weighs in on January 16 at 3 p.m. On Sunday, Jan. 16 at 3 p.m., Stephen C. Widom Cultural Arts at Temple Emanuel in Great Neck will present a video conversation with Colonel...

Biden-Harris Administration Extends Student Loan Pause

The U.S. Department of Education has announced a 90-day extension of the pause on student loan repayment, interest and collections through May 1, 2022. The extension will allow the administration to assess the impacts of...

Educational Foundation Makes Its Mark

There are few better golf courses in the region to hold a fundraiser than the Glen Oaks Country Club in Old Westbury. Earlier this fall, the links hosted the inaugural Education Charity Cup Golf Outing, organized...

Christmas Masses, Ornament Blessings Returning to Catholic Cemeteries

Catholic Cemeteries of Long Island has announced the return of its annual in-person Christmas Ornament Masses at the Cemetery of the Holy Rood in Westbury, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Coram and Queen of All Saints...

Thanksgiving Greetings From The Red Cross

During this season of gratitude, I want to offer my heartfelt thanks to all our neighbors who make helping others a priority in their lives. Whether responding to the devastation caused by the remnants of Hurricane...

Model Train Show To Benefit Oyster Bay Railroad Museum

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Councilman Steve Labriola recently announced that Trainville Hobby Depot will host a Model Train Show on Saturday, Nov. 20 and Sunday, Nov. 21, from 11 a.m. to 4...

Catholic Cemeteries Slate Traditional All Souls Day Masses

Holy Rood, Holy Sepulchre and Queen of All Saints celebrate on Tuesday, November 2 All Souls Day is a day where many family members visit and attend Mass to remember loved ones who have passed on...

Fundraiser Aids Long Island WWII Veterans Fly To Netherlands

Slated November 13 in Lake Success If ex-Marine Roger Kilfoil has his way, 17 WWII Veterans will fly to the Netherlands next May to honor Dutch caretakers of a U.S. military cemetery. Kilfoil originally launched “Mission...

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Joe Lapchick Character Award Winners

The Joe Lapchick Character Award Foundation had its annual luncheon on Sept. 20 at the Yale Club in New York City. They presented three...

The College Search Starts With Self-Discovery

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, there are presently more than 3,000 four-year colleges in the U.S. With such a large volume...

Life Time Announces Second Location In Garden City

The unrelenting quest for fitness and a healthy lifestyle is readily apparent on Long Island. Walkers, runners and cyclists traverse our roadways; workouts and...

Peculiar Behaviors Of Pet Owners

Do you share a playlist with your Poodle? Snuggle in bed with your Siamese? Take a bath with your turtle? It might seem far-fetched,...

Westbury Music Fair: A Long Island Jewel Celebrates 60 Years

Westbury Music Fair is turning 60 years old. In its current incarnation as the NYCB Theatre at Westbury, this historic 1,800-seat venue is still...
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