Muttontown Garden Center Preserves Land

To the delight of residents from the greater Muttontown area, the community will not be losing a beloved agricultural center, but instead be gaining...

Town Of Oyster Bay’s Ethics Board Takes First Steps

Functions and procedures discussed This being the Town of Oyster Bay, and the first meeting of its reconstituted Board of Ethics to boot, some friction...

County To Tackle Hate Crimes

In light of what Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas called a “troubling and disturbing” increase in hate crimes around the county, a specially...

Drought Quenchers

After Long Island’s 2016 summer of hot, dry weather, I started considering how to make my garden more drought tolerant. I have lost a...

Glass Half Empty

Group warns against toxins in drinking water A report by the Farmingdale-based Citizens Campaign for the Environment (CCE) reveals elevated levels of a possible carcinogen...

Congressman Suozzi Hosts Town Hall

There’s one thing for sure—love him or hate, him, President Donald J. Trump has gotten more American citizens involved in politics than any other...

Dog Tale With Two Happy Endings

Yorkie finds new home On Feb. 16, a dog who had faced certain death was adopted and welcomed by his new family, completing a fairy...

Muslim Travel Ban Up In The Air

President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travel from seven countries is up in the air, as the Department of Justice and two states head...