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MTA contingency plans for possible LIRR strike
The MTA and New York State Department of Transportation have prepared a network of designated carpool park & ride lots, including at various state parks and LIRR rail stations.
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Scientists question antioxidant supplements' effect on cancer
Dietary supplements rich in antioxidants may do more harm than good when it comes to cancer prevention, a Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory scientist and a Chicago colleague suggest in a newly published report.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Nassau program offers free shelter to pets of domestic violence victims
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano announces a new Nassau SPCA program that offers free pet protection to victims of domestic violence who have fled to The Safe Center L.I. on Thursday, July 9, 2014 in Mineola.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
New Art Exhibit at RXR Realty in Woodbury
Woodbury-based RXR Realty recently installed a new exhibit of works by artists from Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, or FREE.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Cops: DWI Arrests Dropped Before Holiday Weekend
NCPD made seven arrests between June 26 and July 3 across Nassau County. The latest report showed a drop from the two previous weeks where 34 arrests were made.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Cement truck driver Raymond Ragen sentenced to prison for deadly crash in Locust Valley
Raymond Ragen, left, 45, of Mineola, was sentenced to 5 to 15 years in prison Thursday, July 3, 2014, for the crash on July 23, 2012, pictured right, that killed mini-school bus driver Jorge Guevara, 45. A cement truck driver who caused a deadly Locust Valley collision that left a school bus driver dead and injured a bus monitor and special-needs ... (more)
Downtown Sounds Set for Thursday, Rain or Shine
Chicken Head and Times Ten kick off the 2014 Glen Cove Downtown Sounds' free outdoor concert series on Thursday, July 3, on the stage at Village Square in Glen Cove on Long Island's historic North Shore Gold Coast.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Student's Service Nets Award
Seri is an ongoing member of the Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School Community Service Club, participating in benefits hosted by the club, including the Senior Citizen Prom and an event that featured writing holiday cards to soldiers abroad.
Museum of American Armor at Old Bethpage
A WWII armored scout car drives on the field at Old Bethpage Village Restoration as part of the new Museum of American Armor.
Cops: Man Wearing Obama Cap Robs Bethpage Bank
A man wearing a cap with President Barack Obama's face on it robbed a bank in Bethpage Wednesday morning, authorities said.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Filler: We should let immigrant kids in
Aa Honduran man hugs his wife as she carries their son, at a immigrant shelter in Guatemala City on June 19, 2014.
Kids Fun Run in Plainview Set for July 20
Plainview and Syosset Hospital is holding its 11th annual 5K Run/Walk. The event takes place on Sunday July 20 at Plainview Old Bethpage Middle School.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Nassau celebrates promotions of 64 'exceptionally good' cops
Nassau County police officers stand at attention in the auditorium of Bethpage High School during the Nassau County Police Promotion and Designation Ceremony in Bethpage on June 30, 2014.
LI people on the move, June 30, 2014
Maria Alessandra Lopes , of Farmingdale, has joined Alcott HR in Farmingdale as a human resources administrative assistant.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
NCPD Crime Alert: Pair Wanted for Robbing Hempstead BFCU Bank
June 28th, 2014 - Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Friday, 06/27/14 at 6:15 P.M. According to detectives, two male subjects entered the Bethpage Federal Credit Union located at 170 Fulton Ave. and approached a teller.
2 suspects sought in Hempstead bank robbery
Police said the two male suspects entered the Bethpage Federal Credit Union on Fulton Avenue around 6:15 p.m. One of the suspects handed a teller a note demanding money and received an undetermined amount of cash, police said.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Exploring Bipolar Disorder
When filmmaker Kathy Leichter moved back into her childhood home after her mother's unexpected and tragic suicide, she discovered a hidden box of audiotapes.
Officials: Bethpage Site Not 'Viable' to House Displaced Kids in U.S. Illegally
A former Grumman building in Bethpage is not a suitable site to house unaccompanied children in the United States illegally, officials said.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Plainview Student Graduates From BOCES
Lucca DeOliveira, a Plainview-Old Bethpage UFSD senior, graduated from Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts on June 11. Next year, DeOliveira, who studied theater at LIHSA, will attend Pace University where he received a $72,000 scholarship.