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Cuomo running mate endorsed by Asian-American leaders in fight against Wu
Earlier this month, Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Kathy Hochul announced the launch of the Nassau County Women's Equality Party in Mineola on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Weekend List: The arts and culture guide to Seattle's good life
Our picks for Bumbershoot's best -- or, if you'd rather, just how to escape the crowds.
Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?
There's been controversy for years over whether the use of common antidepressants by women during their pregnancies might raise the odds of mental health issues in their children.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
NY teen gets 5 to 15 years for wreck that killed 4
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell on Tuesday faced the most pointed questions yet about his dealings with a businessman whose gifts are at the heart of the ex-governor's corruption trial.
NY teen faces sentence in wreck that killed 4 pals
MINEOLA, N.Y. - A New York City teenager who admitted smoking marijuana and speeding before crashing into a tree in 2012, killing four of his friends, is due to be sentenced in a Long Island courtroom.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
NY man pleads guilty in fire that killed 13 dogs
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Cops: 3 arrested after attempt to sell stolen jewelry for drugs
Two men and a woman were arrested Sunday in connection with a case involving drug possession, theft and harassment, Nassau County police said.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Sacramento Valley weather today should be nearly normal
We're still in a drought, which is the new normal. As for temperatures, the National Weather Service predicts the next few days will be normal and "near normal."
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Tips for selling food at yard sales
A selection of foods can really enhance your yard sale profits thanks to all the hungry visitors you'll get.
McSherrystown waits to pave South Second Street
Only one bid was received to pave the section between Main and Second streets, said borough supervisor Scott Cook, coming in at about $9,000 higher than expected.
Suspicious object turns out to be toy light saber
Police in Juneau took a call Tuesday to check out a suspicious device spotted on the side of a road.
Food Inspections: 2 York County restaurants out of compliance
The state Department of Agriculture conducts annual inspections of food-serving businesses to ensure public safety and safe food-handling practices.
Obama urges renewal of US Export-Import Bank
In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama urges business owners to lobby Congress to renew the U.S. Export-Import Bank.
Sentinel & Enterprise
China shuts down Beijing independent film festival
Organizers say Chinese authorities have shut down an independent film festival, a rare venue for the showing of independent films that may be critical of the government in a country with tight controls.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Lake County Record-Bee
Pink Martini band member Rieth found dead
A police spokesman said Friday that the Oregon State medical examiner's office has determined that 43-year-old Derek Rieth died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Open in Mineola: Spaghettini Pizza Trattoria
Old-fashioned Italian cooking is at the heart of the new Spaghettini Pizza Trattoria, which replaces the departed Michelangelo's Pizzeria & Restaurant on Mineola Boulevard.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Around The Town With Lou
Lou Sanders, who has his journalism degree from NYU, and his wife, Grace, a graduate of Adelphi, founded the Mineola American in 1952, giving the village its first successful newspaper.
Salvage yard owner pleads guilty ot misdemeanor in dumping
A Glen Cove salvage yard owner pleaded guilty to a single misdemeanor Wednesday, settling a felony environmental crimes case that began with authorities accusing him of illegally dumping thousands of gallons of toxins at his business near a ballfield.
Vans Replace Train Service between Oyster Bay & Mineola on Saturday,...
Two westbound trains, the 8:20 AM from Oyster Bay and the 10:20 AM from Oyster Bay, will be replaced by vans that will make all local stops to with a half-mile swim across Oyster Bay Harbor.
LIRR: 3 branches on or close after switch trouble
In Nassau construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB between Plainview Rd/Broadway/X9 and Jericho Tpk/NY Rt-25/X14 In Nassau construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB between Plainview Rd/Broadway/X9 and Jericho Tpk/NY Rt-25/X14 Construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/X7 and ... (more)