Wednesday May 15
Half Hollow Hills district seeks steering committee to ponder closing schools
In Elmont construction work on Rt-24/Hempstead Turnpike EB before Wellington Rd and to Franklin Ave/New Hyde Park Rd in Nassau In Elmont construction work on Rt-24/Hempstead Turnpike EB before Wellington Rd and to Franklin Ave/New Hyde Park Rd in Nassau In Seaford road construction.
2012-13 in review: Three undergrad deaths put increased focus on wellness policies
From top to bottom, Columbia undergraduates Martha Corey-Ochoa, Jessica Fingers, and Tejraj Antooa died this year.
Cops: Elmont boy made false bomb threat
A 12-year-old Elmont boy was taken into custody Wednesday morning after he dialed 911 and falsely reported a bomb threat at a high school, police said.
Eduoardo Leaves Double J Deli
Over the last three years, late night conversations with Eduardo Vilchis, 43, made the wait for a desired Double J, or Double J's as students refer to it as, sandwich much more tolerable.
Move to block Hempstead district map denied
A federal judge Tuesday denied a request for a temporary restraining order by four Hempstead residents seeking to block the town from implementing its new council district map.
The Journal News
New Rochelle cops confiscate 90 oxycodone pills from suspect
A 24-year-old Elmont, N.Y., man was arrested by narcotics officers during a weekend drug investigation, police said Monday.
South Shore Record
Dutch Broadway art to display at LIU
Fourteen art projects by sixth-graders from Dutch Broadway School in Elmont will be displayed at The Hillwood Art Museum on the campus of LIU Post this fall.
Suit claims Hempstead's district maps violate voting rights
Hempstead Town's new council district map violates the voting rights of African-Americans and Hispanics, dilutes their voting power and fails to create a second majority-minority district, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Central Islip .