Third Track Faces Support, Criticism

  Long Islanders recently gathered at numerous community centers to voice their opinions on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plan to add a third track on the...

New Barn And Ongoing Improvements At Belmont Park

A host of capital improvements will continue to take place at New York Racing Association (NYRA) tracks in 2017, building on the work done...

Smoking Out Cancer In Firefighters

The physiological toll the 9/11 attack has taken on firefighters has resulted in 1,100 FDNY members being certified by the federal government as suffering...

Hempstead Raises Age To Buy Tobacco Products

“Old enough to fight and vote, old enough to drink and smoke.” That tobacco industry lobby pitch to lawmakers contemplating upping the smoking age was...

Adelphi Medical Results Forum

Adelphi University will host How to Interpret Your Medical Results, a free forum which aims to help those who attend to better understand their...

Turning Garbage Into Gratitude

What’s the answer to the world’s problems? If you ask Rabbi Anchelle Perl, of the Chabad of Mineola, the answer is simple: gratitude. “If there...

Brother Sun Partially Rises At Our Times Coffeehouse

Fresh from an appearance at Mariposa, Greg Greenway and Pat Wictor of Brother Sun will take the stage at Our Times Coffeehouse on Friday,...

Deflating The Zika Scare

When Dr. Bruce Polsky steps before those gathered at Garden City’s Senior Center on Sept. 13 to lecture about the Zika virus, it will...

Bellerose Robbery

The Major Case Bureau of the Nassau County Police Department reports the details of a robbery which occurred on Tuesday, Aug. 16, at 8:29 p.m....

Santino Boasts Of Budget Turnaround

Days after “closing the books” on its 2016 budget, the Town of Hempstead held a press conference to highlight the results of the financial...