Man says Franklin Square priest abused him

The same day that the Diocese of Rockville Centre unveiled its compensation program on Monday for victims of clergy sexual abuse, Boston attorney Mitchell Garabedian stood outside the diocese’s headquarters on North Park Avenue with one of his clients, asserting that the church, through the program, is “trying to put a positive spin on an evil situation.”

Families celebrate community at second annual Elmont Family Fun Day

Elmont Memorial High School was the place to be on a warm and sunny Sept. 9, as families and friends celebrated their community at the second annual Elmont Family Fun Day.

Franklin Square Elementary schools return for the 2017-18 school year

Children in the Franklin Square Elementary School district started back to school on Sept. 5.

Elmont students are ready to learn

Excitement was in the air when Elmont Union Free School District students arrived for their first day of school on Sept. 7.

South Nassau Communities Hospital hosts first Soirée Under the Stars

As the sun set and the stars appeared in the sky, hundreds of doctors, nurses, elected officials and businesspeople gathered at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury for a cause vital to the …

Senior crisis hotline takes hundreds of calls since November

After the suicide of an elderly veteran in Bellmore roughly four months ago, Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino and the Long Island Crisis Center announced the launch of a senior crisis hotline. It began operating on Dec. 1, and since then, over 200 calls have been logged.