Thoroughbred injured in West Hempstead

A training session at the New York Equestrian Center in West Hempstead on Dec. 23 might turn out to be life-threatening for a 6-year-old horse named Frost …

Teens in West Hempstead take ownership

For most high school students, January marks a return to classes and schoolwork after winter break. For students at West Hempstead High School and 65 other Long Island schools, however, the start …

Kathi Monroe is the Malverne/West Hempstead Herald's Person of the Year

Sacrificing time to serve your community can be challenging, but if you asked Kathi Monroe, the Herald’s 2017 Person of the Year, finding time to help others can become a “good addiction.” …

West Hempstead water commissioner re-elected

Voters in both Nassau and Suffolk counties have spoken at the polls and elected or re-elected water commissioners in all commissioner-run water districts. The Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ …

Two Kennedy students selected as Regeneron Scholars

Two John F. Kennedy High School students have been selected as Regeneron Science Scholars.

The Week Ahead in Malverne and West Hempstead

Monday Matinee MovieJoin the Malverne Public Library for its weekly Monday Matinee Movie on Jan. 22, from 2 to 3:50 p.m. Based on the novel written by Shrabani Basu, this week’s movie …

Randi Kreiss

Feeling grounded? Come fly into 2018.

No, really, it was a dark and stormy day. And our luck, a Komodo dragon was chasing us down a rain-slicked jungle path in Indonesia. My husband tripped and fell in the mud . . .