A Tribute To Writers We Lost In 2017

The literary world lost many fine authors in 2017. Here are four who I will miss the most. Colin Dexter died in March 2017 at...

Trending In The Garden

Throughout the fall, I have been perusing the gardening magazines and various gardening books checking on trends throughout the country. Our local landscapes are...

Warmed By The Spirit Of Victory

Gillen, Cabana take oaths in Hempstead Women rule. In Nassau County, it’s more than a slogan these days. The county and two of its three towns are...

Capital Plan Covers Many Bases

In this and the next four years, Town of North Hempstead residents will see their sidewalks repaired, parks enhanced, roads repaved and facilities improved. Items...

Laura Curran Takes Oath Of Office

Gov. Cuomo swears in first female county executive in Nassau’s history Nassau County Executive Laura Curran officially took office Monday, Jan. 1, in a ceremony...

Santino Departs Amidst Drama, Rancor

So much for a smooth, quiet transition. As the Anthony Santino era came to a close in the Town of Hempstead, the outgoing supervisor...

Disagreements Continue In Hempstead

Gillen’s wishes for installation dismissed These days, whatever gets decided by the Town of Hempstead Board of Trustees is sure to make someone—or many people—unhappy. At...

Schumacher House Renovations Underway

New historically-accurate improvements made to halt further damage and preserve structure Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and Council Member Lee Seeman are pleased to announce that...