Wantagh school district announces 9/11 Memorial 5K fundraiser

At a May Board of Education meeting at the high school, Principal Paul Guzzone and Assistant Principal Christopher Widmann announced the Wantagh Warrior 9/11 Memorial 5K, a fundraising run that will take place on Sept. 22.

Seaford seniors master circuitry in new electrical training course

Seaford High School’s Electrical Training Center celebrated its first graduating class on May 23, as nine seniors in the new program received certificates verifying that they had completed the course after 450 hours of onsite training throughout the school year.

Wantagh’s resilient eighth graders ready for the next step

Eighth grade students at Wantagh Middle School had their moving up graduation ceremony on June 11, where Principal Anthony Ciuffo spoke of their resilience throughout the school year.

Seaford Public Library announces summer concerts and movies

The Seaford Public Library will hold its annual “Entertainment for a Summer Evening,” a series of outdoor concerts and movies held outside the building on a selected night throughout the Summer.

Seaford High School's emerging leaders motivated at regional conference

Seaford High School sophomores Alyssa Fariello, Matthew Kind, Mia Leggio and Victoria Stebner attended the 2024 Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership conference from June 7-9 at Adelphi University.

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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.

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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 …

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Fighting antisemitism and hate needs to start early

As a former Board of Education member and president in the Long Beach school district who has worked to provide a safe and more inclusive environment for our students, I am gravely concerned about the unprecedented escalation of antisemitism on our college campuses that many young Jewish people in our community will be facing in just a couple of months.