Monthly Archives: May 2017

Volleyball Champs

The Our Lady of Victory (OLV) fifth-graders recently turned out as volleyball champs. It was their first year playing together, coached by Cassidy, Carrol...

VFW Post 2718 Hosts Biannual Disabled Veterans Luncheon

Hempstead Town Supervisor Anthony J. Santino (center) presents an official Town of Hempstead Citation during the VFW Post #2718 Bi-Annual Disabled Veterans Luncheon held...

Bring In The Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a hummingbird feeding in your garden? I have and it is a fascinating sight. I knew very little about these...

Train In Vain

Jericho’s Milleridge Inn recently threw a party for wary commuters after yet another ungodly delay at Penn Station. Owners of the Inn dubbed the...

My Mom Is My Sunshine

“Your father used to do that,” she says. All through our lives, my mother has been quick to point out whenever she sees my...

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...

Uber, Lyft Look To Long Island Expansion

Getting a ride on Long Island will soon be as easy as a few taps on your smartphone. The recently passed New York State...

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...