Thursday Apr 17
PULSE of NY to Offer Intensive Patient Safety Advocacy Training in May
Patient safety advocacy and education group PULSE of NY is to offer a course of intensive patient safety advocacy training on Long Island, aimed at preparing candidates for possible employment by a Long Island-based home care agency.
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Thursday Apr 17
LI Dogfight Case Inspires SPCA Anti-Cruelty Campaign
The case of a Freeport man, accused of dogfighting after 13 pit bulls were found dead in a garage fire this year, is inspiring animal rights activists to fight back: The Nassau SPCA will pay $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone fighting animals.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Police: Man Forced Woman Back To Her House At Gunpoint, Shot At Her, On L.I.
Police on Long Island were searching Wednesday night for a man who allegedly forced a woman to go back to her own house and give him money at gunpoint, and went on to fire shots at her.
Cops Searching for Man Who Stole Car, Used Credit Cards
Nassau County Police released surveillance photos of a man they said stole a car from a Massapequa Park driveway and used the victim's credit cards.
Hundreds of pieces of mail stolen in Freeport
In Coram accident cleared on CR-83/North Ocean Av SB between Mooney Pond Rd and Granny Rd in Farmingville In Coram accident cleared on CR-83/North Ocean Av SB between Mooney Pond Rd and Granny Rd in Farmingville Accident.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
3 armed robberies at 24-hour stores occur in Nassau County
The first store was the Bolla Market in Freeport at 2 a.m. Later that hour, a similar incident played out at 7-Eleven in Valley Stream.
Postal Service investigates Freeport mail thefts
U.S. Postal Service inspectors are investigating the theft of mail from two "relay boxes" in Freeport earlier this month.
NYPD: Roosevelt woman was drunk in fatal Queens crash
A Roosevelt woman is facing manslaughter charges for allegedly driving drunk early Monday when she slammed into the back of another car on the Belt Parkway in Queens before her car overturned, killing her passenger, the NYPD said.
NCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Robbing Freeport Grocery Store
April 15th, 2014 - Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred in Freeport on Tuesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:00 a.m. According to detectives, a male subject, armed with a black handgun entered the Bolla Market located at 301 West Merrick Road and demanded money from employee.
Nassau may hire private consultants to handle concerts
Chakar, the spinning wheel, which is part of the Sikh Martial Art, Gatka, is performed at The Punjabi Heritage Festival at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theater in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow on July 21, 2013.
Flavor Flav pleads guilty in domestic battery case
This file image released by the Las Vegas Police Department shows rapper Flavor Flav, also known as William Jonathan Drayton, Jr., in a Oct. 17, 2012 police booking photo.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Bay Shore Teen Arrested for Freeport Mugging
April 15th, 2014 - The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery Arrest in Freeport at 10:08 p.m. on April 12, 2014.
Bay Shore man charged with using gun in robbery
James Marshall, 19, approached a 35-year-old woman about 9:40 p.m. Saturday as she was walking west on Smith Street, and attempted to take her pocketbook, Nassau police said.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Runners get splashed in dye for charity 5K race at Coliseum
More than 5,000 runners took part in the Run or Dye 5K at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale on April 12, 2014.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
NCPD: 10 'Project 21' Arrests Made
April 12, 2014 - The Fourth Precinct in conjunction with the Hempstead Police reports the Arrests of 10 individuals during the "Project 21" initiative which targets the sale of alcoholic beverages and tobacco products to minors within the confines of Nassau County.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Freeport celebrates renovated library wing
The Freeport Memorial Library on Saturday will celebrate its renovated west wing that features technological upgrades, architectural changes and new resource centers.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Jimmy Henry, of Freeport, accused of selling pot out of postal truck on Merrick Road
Police say 24-year-old Jennie Pappas, of Wantagh, walked into a parking lot at the post office on Merrick Road in Merrick at around 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Cops: Long Island postal worker sold drugs from truck
A Long Island postal worker was arrested Wednesday after he was allegedly caught selling marijuana out of the back of his mail truck in the parking lot of the Merrick post office, Nassau County police said April 10 .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Jay Jacobs, Nassau Democratic chief, on fence in McCarthy successor primary
In more than a dozen years as Nassau County's Democratic leader, Jay Jacobs can't recall ever sitting out a primary.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Nassau lawmakers could vote Monday to end county workers' wage freeze
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano delivered a blistering attack on Nassau County Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs, saying Jacobs' criticisms of the minor party were "nothing more than petty politics at an absurd level from a failed leader who likes to bully people."