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  1. Fire at East Meadow apartment complex contained, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... the scene were firefighters from North Bellmore, East Meadow, Wantagh and Bellmore, with ambulance crews from North Merrick, East Meadow and Bellmore also responding to the scene. Firefighters from Wantagh, Levittown and Hicksville covered the ...

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  2. Baldwin is looking for a few good officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | South Shore Record

    Fliers promoting the Auxiliary Police Program can be seen throughout Baldwin and the Town of Hempstead. The Nassau County Police Department is looking for new participants for its program for people ranging in age from 18 to 60. Baldwin's Auxiliary Program, Unit 123, headquartered at the 1st Precinct on Merrick Road, is one of more than 30 community-based units in Nassau County that provide educational training programs for residents.

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  3. Seaford welcomes two new businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | South Shore Record

    The Seaford Chamber of Commerce and locally elected leaders welcomed two new businesses to the community - What a Girl Wants, a women's clothing and accessory boutique, and the Selvin Law Firm - last week. State Sen. Michael Venditto, Nassau County Legislators Steven Rhoads and Rose Walker and Hempstead Town Clerk Nasrin Ahmad attended the ribbon-cutting ceremonies for both Merrick Road merchants on July 14, presenting the owners with citations.

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  4. 2 tried to use fake credit cards at Lynbrook store, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... arrested them on assorted charges. Police said the arrests were made during a traffic stop near the intersection of Merrick Road and Earle Avenue at 3:45 p.m. During the investigation, police said, officers found Ndiaye, of Lafayette Avenue, in ...

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  5. 100th Baby Parade Draws Crowd To View 60 Young ParticipantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Cape May County Herald

    Temperance Andros is shown with family members after receiving the second place prize in the "Riding" division during Sea Isle City's annual Baby Parade July 19. Andrew Kelly, 1-1/2, of Merrick, N.Y., was all smiles during Sea Isle City's annual Baby Parade. Bella Rae Burkett, 1, of King of Prussia, Pa., was among the many charming participants in Sea Isle City's 2016 Baby Parade.

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  6. Racing the Riverhead ovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | South Shore Record

    ... and highly competitive," said Beatty, a 1994 graduate of Valley Stream Central High School who resides in South Merrick and serves the public as a Rockville Centre village police officer. "There are 20 guys who can win on any given night," he added. ...

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  7. Sandy Recovery through Education Forum on Tuesday, August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | LongIsland.com

    ... Sandy. Homeowners who still have questions and require solutions to their many continuing challenges should attend. Merrick, NY - July 25, 2016 - Consider this "SANDY Disaster Recovery 101." It's been more than 3 years since Sandy. ...

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  8. Pearsall Dance Centre closes after more than five decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | South Shore Record

    ... when she at last closed the doors on the famed Pearsall Dance Centre. The studio shuttered in June after 17 years on Merrick Road in Bellmore and 55 years as a community institution. Through the decades, the Pearsall Centre taught hundreds, even ...

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  9. 'Bad Moms' screenings prompt moms'-night-out at LI theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Newsday

    ... through Aug. 17, says office manager Ruth Seaman. Moms have also booked theaters in Port Washington, Bellmore, Merrick, Seaford and Farmingdale; some events are fundraisers to help battered women, animal rescue, autism awareness, Cub Scouts and, of ...

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  10. Mike Piazza, with one swing, earned lasting place in heart of NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | New York Daily News

    John Franco said he knew Mike Piazza's 8th inning shot was way out of the park because, he says, Piazza made an 'ugly' face when he hit the ball far. 'How did we get to that game?" says Carol Gies, a fireman's widow and mother of three active firemen from Merrick, N.Y. Her middle son, Ronnie, stands nearby in the finished basement of the family's colonial as she stares at a color photo of herself that features her sons, a nephew and Mets catcher Mike Piazza, in uniform, the home whites.

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  11. Retired teacher maintains ties to Bellmore-Merrick school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Newsday

    Ann Parry, who along with several of her relatives graduated in the Bellmore-Merrick school district, spent her entire career teaching in the same area where she grew up. Photo Credit: Ann Parry Ann Parry, who along with several of her relatives graduated in the Bellmore-Merrick school district, spent her entire career teaching in the same area where she grew up.

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  12. Tree Limb Crashes Down In Merrick, Traps 2 DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    MERRICK, N.Y. - A giant tree limb came crashing down on a Long Island street Friday, briefly trapping two drivers. Work Crews had to carve out freedom for a Nissan sport-utility vehicle trapped under a large limb of a 60-foot oak on Hewlitt Avenue in Merrick.

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  13. Lashing outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Long Island Business News

    ... already opened two stores on Long Island. Their Commack location debuted in January and they just added another in Merrick which opened last month. "We were both looking for a franchise business in the beauty industry," Reed Patton said. "I've never ...

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  14. Man tries, but fails to rob Massapequa TD Bank, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Newsday

    Nassau County police released this surveillance photo of a man they said attempted to rob the TD Bank on Merrick Road in Massapequa at 4:05 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Photo Credit: NCPD Nassau County police released this surveillance photo of a man they said attempted to rob the TD Bank on Merrick Road in Massapequa at 4:05 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2016.

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  15. Long Island hires and promotions: Walt Whitman ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Newsday

    ... Walt Whitman Shops in Huntington, which is also part of Simon, a retail real estate company. Rebecca L. Langweber of Merrick, an associate attorney at Denise R. Langweber in Wantagh, has been named property manager of Babylon Promenade Shopping ...

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  16. A.G. Schneiderman Announces Indictment of Non-Profit Executive from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | LongIsland.com

    Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the indictment of Wafa Abboud, 48, of Merrick, NY, the former Chief Executive Officer of Human First. Between July 2011 and January 2015, defendants Wafa Abboud and Marcelle Bailey allegedly stole hundreds of thousands of dollars and failed to pay taxes on the proceeds of their crimes.

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  17. Two non-profit execs charged with tax fraud: SchneidermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Long Island Business News

    The indictment of two non-profit executives charged with criminal tax fraud and filing false tax returns was announced today by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Wafa Abboud, 48, of Merrick, was charged with embezzling from the Human First foundation, a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Lynbrook that serves the developmentally disabled community in New York City and on Long Island.

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  18. Director of Lynbrook-based charity indicted on embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Newsday

    ... credit cards, family vacations, jewelry, meals, spa treatments and even for cosmetic surgery. Wafa Abboud, 48, of Merrick, was charged in a seven-count indictment returned by a Brooklyn grand jury, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, ...

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  19. Suspect in Rockville Centre punches and robs man, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Newsday

    Nassau police said an unknown assailant punched a man in the face in Rockville Centre before taking the victim's cellphone and wallet. The victim was walking near the intersection of Merrick Road and Park Avenue at 2 a.m. Saturday when the male suspect struck him before taking his cellphone and wallet containing an unspecified amount of cash, credit cards, and personal papers, police said.... Nassau police said an unknown assailant punched a man in the face in Rockville Centre before taking the victim's cellphone and wallet.

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  20. Dogs rescued in North Merrick ready for adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | News12.com

    More than a dozen dogs that were rescued from a North Merrick home are now ready to be adopted. They are now at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter.

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