Long Island church leader charged with rape

Nassau police arrested Uniondale resident Jose Wilfredo Vazquez Cardoza, a church leader in Amityville and Hempstesd for allegedly raping a minor.

Two students inducted as Fellows in My Brother's Keeper

Uniondale High School students Jaden Eccelston and Aaron Osorio were recently inducted as fellows into the seventh class of My Brother’s Keeper.

Free prom makeovers for Uniondale High students

Make Me Over Beauty Truck brought its professional beauty services to Uniondale High School to offer free prom makeovers to students.

Rough Riders win final home game of the season

The Long Island Rough Riders won their final home game of the season after a rain delay of over 2 hours.

Uniondale High School celebrates graduates

Uniondale High School students celebrated their graduation on June 29 at Hofstra University.


Lessons learned, grads take the next step

It’s the season of graduations — when students from every corner of our communities take center stage to mark significant milestones in their academic journeys


I’m running to fight for women’s freedoms

Since Roe was overturned, legislators and governors in more than a dozen states have imposed harsh restrictions and outright bans on abortion. The repercussions have been devastating.


Albany gets one right for our kids

“Progress” and “Albany,” unfortunately, have not been synonymous over the past few years, with good reason. Albany has gotten a lot of things wrong: bail reform, reckless …


Congestion pricing delay exposes political gamesmanship

Gov. Kathy Hochul’s recent decision to delay the controversial congestion pricing scheme is cause for celebration. Let’s not forget, however, that this win comes with a rather large asterisk.