Cricket coming to Eisenhower Park

Eisenhower Park in East Meadow is getting two cricket pitches. Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Senator Kevin Thomas, South Asian and West Indie community groups, USA Cricket board member …

‘Women of Distinction’ named in East Meadow

Two East Meadow residents and Chamber of Commerce members were recognized in the New York 17th Assembly District as “Women of Distinction” for having stood out as extemporary role models in their …

Chabad Center for Jewish Life celebrates the community’s ‘Heart & Soul’

In recognition of the community’s decade-long commitment to its efforts, the Chabad Center for Jewish Life will host an inaugural gala on Sunday. The event, dubbed Heart & Soul, is a fundraiser to support the chabad’s youth, social services and educational programs, as well as a celebration of those who have supported the organization.

Barnum Woods kicks off the school year

Barnum Woods Elememntary School in East Meadow was buzzing with excitement when Principal Gregory Bottari, district officials and staff members greeted students on their first day of classes on Sept. …

Central Nassau Little League celebrates new field

The Central Nassau Little League celebrated the ribbon cutting of a new synthetic turf field and drainage system recently installed at Salisbury Ball Field in East Meadow. Central Nassau Little …

The Week Ahead

Classic Pop Culture with Keith Crocker This summer we celebrate our Summer Reading topic, A Universe of Stories. This series recognizes the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing and NASA’s …

September 11, 2019

It's on a Wednesday this year. And like the hole that was left in lower Manhattan and in our hearts, the date sits in the center, central space on this calendar week, reminding us that wherever we …

A LOOK BACK

Brookholt Mansion, Part Two

In the last installment, this column highlighted Brookholt Mansion on Front Street and its famous inhabitants, Oliver Hazard Perry (O.H.P.) Belmont and Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt (a.k.a. Mrs. …