10 hrs ago
Devyani Khobragade, India diplomat, says she faced cavity search in NYC
In Uniondale accident on Meadowbrook Pkwy SB at Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/M5. Stopped traffic from The Northern State Pkwy in Carle Place In Mineola all lanes closed on Mineola Blvd from Harrison Avenue to 2nd Street because of a construction accident.
10 hrs ago
Casey Anthony won't have to pay most of her debts, judge rules
In Uniondale accident on Meadowbrook Pkwy SB at Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/M5. Stopped traffic from The Northern State Pkwy in Carle Place In Uniondale accident on Meadowbrook Pkwy SB at Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/M5.
10 hrs ago
Cash-strapped NUMC gets low-cost power from state
In Uniondale accident. right lane blocked on Meadowbrook Pkwy SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/M5 and Southern State Pkwy/M6 in North Merrick.
18 hrs ago
Cops: Arrest in crossing guard hit by car
A Uniondale man was arrested Tuesday for leaving the scene of an accident in Hempstead last month, Nassau police said.
22 hrs ago
N. Hempstead may use landfills for solar energy plants
Igor Sikiric, executive director of the Town of North Hempstead Solid Waste Management Authority, stands atop one of the town's landfills.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
The Journal News
Red Cross CEO pulls all-nighter in busy fire season
Josh Lockwood figured that since the Red Cross works around the clock, he should, too.
Kings Point man arrested in rental scheme
A Kings Point man has been arrested and charged in connection with what police called "an ongoing scheme" to rent houses -- and not pay rent.
Nassau Legislator to Resign, Take North Hempstead Position
Written by Rich Jacques Recently reelected Nassau County Legis. Robert Troiano, Jr. will resign Jan. 2 to accept a position as director of operations in the Town of North Hempstead, it was announced Monday by North Hempstead Supervisor-elect Judi Bosworth.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Cops: Man who drove on flat tire charged with DWI
Joseph Munsch, 22, of North Bellmore, faces a felony drunken driving charge after State Police said officers found him driving on a flat tire on the Southern State Parkway in North Wantagh.
Cops: Third arrest made in New Cassel attack
Nassau County police arrested a third suspect Monday wanted in connection with a New Cassel assault earlier this month that sent one man to the hospital with machete wounds.
Nominating Committee Selects Nick Episcopia for Village Board
The 15-member Garden City East Nominating Committee has unanimously nominated Nick Episcopia, current deputy mayor from the East, to the village's Board of Trustees for a new two-year term.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Santino Attends Tree Lighting at Mercy Hospital
Hempstead Town Senior Councilman Anthony J. Santino recently attended the Tree Lighting Ceremony at Mercy Hospital in Rockville Centre.
Nassau's next top cop faces a challenge
The fight to dole out tougher discipline and increase accountability in the Nassau police ranks will be one of the biggest challenges facing whoever succeeds ousted Commissioner Thomas Dale, law enforcement sources say.
Bagel Plaza of Merrick Honored
An official Town of Hempstead citation was recently presented to Sam Asatur, owner of Bagel Plaza, in recognition for his business serving the Merrick community for 50 years.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
LI Biz News: Nassau OTB Moving, Restaurant Owes Back Wages
Patch brings you news headlines from across the region. Here are some noteworthy headlines in Long Island's business community from the past seven days.
Hempstead Town Honors Center for Adult Life Enrichment Members
Hempstead Town Senior Councilman Anthony J. Santino recently presented official Certificates of Recognition to Board of Directors President Richard Braverman of East Rockaway and Advisory Council President Natalie Imberman of Lynbrook, who were honored at the Annual Meeting of the Center for Adult Life Enrichment and its Installation of Officers ... (more)
Sentencing Delayed for East Meadow Man Convicted of Murder
Judge William Donnino delayed the sentencing of Herber Guzman Thursday after the convicted murderer from East Meadow asked for a new lawyer.
'Flush the Johns' prosecutions suffer setbacks
Nassau police and prosecutors announced in June the arrests of more than 100 men -- including two doctors and two dentists -- on charges that in recent years have gone largely unprosecuted in the county: soliciting prostitutes.
South Shore Record
What's happening on Long Island this weekend
AftermodernisM: Works on Paper The next in the series that began in June focusing on a group of five contemporary artists, continues with an exploration of the drawing skills and innovations of an even greater number of artists, including those whose work was seen in the summer exhibition.