As expected, hundreds of students from across Nassau County took part in Wednesday’s planned National School Walkout to remember the 17 victims of the mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School a month ago and to call for stricter gun controls, according to student activists and educators.
Eleven commuters, trapped in a stuck elevator at the Wantagh Long Island Rail Road station last Friday, were rescued by Wantagh firefighters.
The Wantagh Board of Education shared the first draft of its proposed 2018-19 school budget, estimating an overall budget increase of 1.5 percent.
The Levittown Board of Education revealed the third draft of its proposed 2018-19 school budget on Feb. 28.
Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen is considering the privatization of at least some of the operations and services at the town animal shelter in Wantagh, which has been plagued by controversy for years.
Across the U.S., there are communities with renowned high school varsity cheerleading teams. But few, if any, have two championship squads separated by a six-minute drive.
The St. Jude Mission Center in Seaford has been named Best Not for Profit Organization in the Long Island Press’s 2018 Bethpage Best of LI competition.
At age 25, Carlin lives the life of a school music teacher, a freelance Hollywood music producer and a rock band member all at once.
The Wantagh Seaford Baymen celebrated winning the Nassau County high school hockey league championship.
More than 71 million people visited New York State Parks in 2017, and nearly six million of those visitors went to Jones Beach State Park.
"Why do we have to lead the change?” That was the question Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School senior Ryan Deitsch asked Sen. Marco Rubio at a town hall forum . . .
The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter, an annual favorite visited by millions of children and adults, returns to the American Museum of Natural History on Saturday, October …
New reporter on the beat
Hello readers! My name is James Mattone, a 21-year-old journalist, and I am the new reporter for the Wantagh-Seaford Herald Citizens. I was raised in Franklin Square, but lived across the street …