Contact with third rail injures LIRR worker, MTA says
Commuters walk from a Long Island Rail Road train at the Port Washington LIRR station in Port Washington on Nov. 15, 2013.
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PACOA joins Distribution America
Port Washington N.Y.-based wholesale distributor PACOA will be joining Distribution America.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Meeting Date Set on PSEG Power Lines
PSEG Long Island will present information about a new power line installation project at a meeting at the Harbor Links Clubhouse in Port Washington on Monday, March 24, at 7 p.m., a Town of North Hempstead spokesman told Patch.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
LI band pays homage to The Beatles
Thirty-four years ago this month, four guys gathered in a New Jersey basement and started a band called the Smithereens.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Philip Smart's efforts lauded
KAREN Mason, who helped establish dancehall's ties to major record companies in the 1990s, credits the late engineer/producer Philip Smart with introducing Jamaican music to the American mainstream.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Egg Harbor Twp. center sells for $25M
The 344,823-square-foot mall, which counts Boscov's, Burlington Coat Factory and Carrabba's as tenants, is at 6725 Black Horse Pike in Egg Harbor Twp., N.J. It was bought by Aetna Realty of New York.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Remembering Philip Smart
ANYONE who moved in New York reggae circles for the last 30 years would be familiar with Philip Smart, the quiet, influential founder and head of HC&F Recording Studio in Long Island.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
PWSCC member celebrates 70th birthday
Port Washington resident Bobbie Schwartz, a member of the Port Washington Senior Citizens Center, got a nice surprise when she came to attend her regular Monday morning art class with instructor Barbara Silbert on February 24. PWSCC director Dolores Holliday presented Bobbie with a cake, and everyone at the senior center sang "Happy Birthday."
Winter has chilling effect on LI's small businesses
Abe Weisblack, who owns Sweats Appeal, in Plainview, which sells clothing for women and girls, stands inside his store among the merchandise, Thursday, February 20, 2014.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
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Inviting Residents To Have A 'Seat At the Table'
Greetings to the residents of the Town of North Hempstead. I am so pleased to be able to write to you for the first time as your Town Supervisor.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Officials: 18 pets rescued from Westbury fire in good condition
From left, Ebony, Jax, and Dakota, who were rescued from a house fire on Madison Street in Westbury on Friday, are at the Town of North Hempstead Animal Shelter, in Port Washington on Feb. 15, 2014.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
"Snow Rage" Case Lands Nassau Man Behind Bars
A man is accused of pulling a gun on two snow plow operators in what's being called a case of "snow rage."