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  1. Kate Cimino, Sabrina Rodrigues showcase skills to college soccer coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Newsday

    Hicksville all-star had a goal and assist and West Hempstead star scored two goals in Nassau's 3-0 win in first of two Nassau-Suffolk Girls Senior All-Star games. Nassau's Sabrina Rodrigues looks to her teammates after scoring her second goal at the Long Island high school girls soccer All Star game 1, played in Cold Spring Harbor on Friday, November 23, 2018.

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  2. Northwell to offer free HIV testing using mobile van at CVS locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Newsday

    Northwell Health outreach workers Asia Atide and Jorge Montes staff the health system's mobile van used for HIV testing. They are shown at CVS Pharmacy in West Hempstead, where a pilot program to expand HIV testing on Long Island will launch in December.

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  3. 'Roll with Me' chronicles LIer's wheelchair journey across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Newsday

    Gabriel Cordell rolls himself via an unmodified wheelchair through New Mexico en route to New York in the documentary "Roll with Me." Photo Credit: Array Releasing In 2013, Gabriel Cordell launched an unusual project: A documentary about rolling his wheelchair across America, from Santa Monica, California, to his hometown of West Hempstead.

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  4. Nets host Hanukkah party at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum, and more holiday funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Newsday

    "We're trying to offer the Jewish community something spectacular," says Rabbi Yossi Lieberman of Chabad of West Hempstead, one of the Long Island Jewish organizations partnering with the Nets. A Hanukkah menorah at the Long Island Nets' 2017 Jewish Heritage Night at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale.

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  5. LIRR: Regular service restored systemwide after power problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Newsday

    After 33 hours of delays and cancellations from a power problem, the Long Island Rail Road has restored regular service systemwide. The Babylon Branch was back by 9 a.m. Friday, completing the restoration of service, the railroad said.

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  6. LIRR: Delays, branch suspended due to Valley Stream power problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Newsday

    A PSEG Long Island power problem caused widespread delays and service suspensions on the LIRR early Thanksgiving morning, with the West Hempstead Branch still suspended, the railroad said. After hours of on-and-off suspensions and "significant delays" on multiple branches, there were delays through the Valley Stream area of one to two hours as of 11 a.m., the Long Island Rail Road said in service advisories.

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  7. National Wholesale Liquidators files for Chapter 11, may liquidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Newsday

    A news release said it has engaged two companies to help it sell the inventory and fixtures at its stores. West Hempstead-based retailer National Wholesale Liquidators Inc., which recently disclosed plans to lay off 392 workers in New York State, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and "is winding down its operations."

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  8. National Wholesale Liquidators to lay off 140 in West HempsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | Newsday

    National Wholesale Liquidators is planning layoffs at the West Hempstead location at 111 Hempstead Tpke. Photo Credit: Debbie Egan-Chin West Hempstead-based National Wholesale Liquidators Inc., a chain of stores specializing in discounts and closeouts, plans to lay off 140 workers on Long Island after undergoing a "liquidation process," according to a state filing.

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  9. Homeless man sentenced to 15 years in prison for running over teen skateboarderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2018 | Newsday

    A Nassau judge on Monday sentenced a homeless man to 15 years in prison for running over and seriously injuring a teenage skateboarder with his minivan last October. Luis De Jesus, 43, pleaded guilty last month to first-degree assault, a felony, and misdemeanor aggravated driving while intoxicated, officials said.

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  10. West Hempstead woman found after being reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2018 | Newsday

    A 78-year-old woman with dementia who was reported missing in East Meadow has been found, Nassau County police said. She was last seen at 1:13 p.m. in East Meadow.

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  11. West Hempstead woman, who has dementia, reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2018 | Newsday

    She was last seen at 1:13 p.m. in East Meadow. She had been expected to return home on a public bus from Nassau University Medical Center, but she never arrived, Missing Persons Squad detectives said.

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  12. Motorcyclist taken to hospital after West Hempstead crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Newsday

    Nassau County police at the scene of the crash at Nassau Boulevard and Hempstead Turnpike in West Hempstead on Wednesday night. Photo Credit: Jim Staubitser The motorcycle collided with a car at Hempstead Turnpike and Nassau Boulevard about 8:50 p.m., Nassau County police said early Thursday.

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  13. Nassau jury on nursing home death case convicts health workers of misdemeanorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Newsday

    The daughter of the woman who died after her ventilator became disconnected at the nursing home expressed disgust with the verdict, after jurors cleared workers of the charge of criminally negligent homicide. Sijimole Reji, Annieamma Augustine and Martine Morland are all former county employees who were convicted of misdemeanors in the nursing home death of an elderly person.

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  14. Jury acquits 3 workers of criminally negligent homicide in nursing home deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Newsday

    Each worker still faces a misdemeanor count of violating public health laws in the case, which involved the A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility in Uniondale. Sijimole Reji, Annieamma Augustine and Martine Morland are all former county employees who were tried in the nursing home death of an elderly woman whose ventilator alarms they were accused of ignoring for several minutes.

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  15. Pair left children out in cold to sell candy, cookies in Plainview, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Newsday

    Two men face charges after officers see girl, 11, standing outside a Starbucks before finding other children nearby selling confections as temperature dropped, officials say. Two men were arrested and charged with child endangerment after Nassau police officers found several children complaining of being left in the cold as they sold candy and cookies, ostensibly for a Hauppauge youth agency, authorities said Monday.

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  16. St. Anthony's Matthew Payamps ready to have an exceptional seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | Newsday

    Matthew Payamps from St. Anthony's wins the boy's 800 meter run in a time of 1:54.50 during the CHSAA intersectionals held at Icahn Stadium New York, New York May 26, 2018. Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy There were signs that St. Anthony's Matthew Payamps was primed for an exceptional cross country season - namely, major roles on the Friars' indoor and outdoor track state champion 4 x 800-meter relay teams last track season.

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  17. Orthodox synagogue in West Hempstead shows rare embrace of LGBT communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2018 | Newsday

    An Orthodox synagogue in West Hempstead is openly welcoming LGBT Jews, a rare public embrace that religious experts see as groundbreaking not only for Long Island but for the nation. Kehilat Ahavat Yisrael opened in December and is holding services once a month that have drawn as many as 100 from both the LGBT and straight communities, said Shlomit Metz-Poolat, a lesbian who is the synagogue's president and a co-founder.

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  18. Former Long Island chiropractor falsely billed insurance company, feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | Newsday

    A former operator of chiropractic offices in Hicksville and West Hempstead was charged Monday with fraud after officials said he billed a health insurance company for more than $2 million for services that were not performed. Raymond R. Pellegrino, 50, a chiropractor formerly of East Islip, was arrested Monday by federal agents in McKinney, Texas, in the Dallas-Fort-Worth area, where he had moved.

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  19. Collector donates 19th century map to Hempstead TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Newsday

    A town groundskeeper who makes a hobby of preserving artifacts gave the town a map showing the streets of Hempstead Village in the 1870s. Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen looks at an 1870s-era map of Hempstead Village on Monday that was donated to the town.

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  20. Nassau committee votes to widen access to county parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Newsday

    A Newsday series showed that many open-space parcels Nassau acquired with proceeds from county environmental bond acts remained closed to the public. A Nassau legislative committee on Wednesday approved a bill requiring public access to all county parkland and open space, over the objections of Democrats who expressed concerns about the bill's cost and impact on safety.

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