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MS-13 gang member sentenced to life in killing of teen mom, tot
Heriberto Martinez, one of several members or associates of MS-13 arrested by the FBI and Nassau County police.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Crimes Nearby: Max Sentence for Man on 12th DWI Conviction
Sean Crane, 51, of Lynbrook, pleaded guilty in October to felony drunk driving and a battery of other charges in exchange for his prison sentence.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Additional Assessment Relief, Local Wins Lotto, Iavarone Bros. Founder Dies
Additional Assessment Relief Authorized for Sandy Victims Legislation has been adopted to authorize assessment relief for nearly 3,000 properties impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Weird News: Wild Dogs Hunted; Faucets Pilfered
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Cop Accuses Officers of False Arrest; Car Smashes into Trader Joe's
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Today: Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Manhasset
Holiday festivities continue in North Hempstead Friday with the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony set for 4:15 p.m. Thursday.
DAY Announces Reduction of 10 to 25% on Maintenance Plan Prices
West Hempstead, NY December 6, 2013 - A leading elevator and lift company in the US, DAY Elevator & Lift has announced reduced prices on its maintenance plans.
Federal judge: Garden City was discriminating on housing
New York Communities for Change took Hempstead residents on a "Freedom Ride" bus trip through Garden City before a rally Tuesday on the steps of Garden City Village Hall to highlight the lack of affordable housing in the affluent and predominantly white village.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Holiday Donations Being Accepted Throughout Town
Several Town of North Hempstead initiatives are in need of toys, socks and personal care items for the less fortunate.
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Manor Oaks Second Annual Turkey Trot
A cold windy day did not stop the Manor Oaks School students from running in the Second Annual Turkey Trot recently.
Nassau cop Dolores Sharpe: My own department falsely arrested me
An off-duty Nassau County police officer claims she was illegally arrested and mistreated by two fellow members of the force on Black Friday.
Local Historian's 'Grave Situation'
Howard Kroplick was just settling in to his new position as North Hempstead's town historian in April of 2012 when a phone call from a resident who found an old headstone led him into a comprehensive study of all 28 cemeteries within Kroplick, an East Hills resident for 29 years, serves in the unpaid role as an advisor to the North Hempstead board, ... (more)
West Hempstead Soccer Players Receive All-League Honors
Kellenberg Memorial High School has announced that three athletes from West Hempstead have been named All-League soccer players by the NSCHSAA.
Additional Assessment Relief Authorized for Sandy Victims
Legislation has been adopted to authorize assessment relief for nearly 3,000 properties impacted by Hurricane Sandy.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Cops: 3 men charged in Hempstead gas station robbery
Three men were arraigned Thursday on robbery and other charges after Hempstead Village police tracked them down when a local gas station was robbed, Nassau police said.
Wendy's worker hides pot in burger, is arrested
Accident. Shoulder blocked on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between X57/Veterans Memorial Hwy/Rt-454 and X58/Old Nichols Rd. Stop and go traffic from X55/Motor Pkwy in Suffolk Cnty Accident.
Two arrested in fraudulent debit-card use
Two men were arrested after they used fraudulent debit gift cards to make purchases at the Target store in the Green Acres Mall in Valley Stream on Wednesday, Nassau County police said.
Officials: Fire burns Jon Thomas Inne in Brightwaters
In Nassau Cnty slow moving maintenance vehicle. left lane closed on Wantagh Pkwy SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/W3 and The Southern Pkwy/W4 In Centereach road construction.
Cops: Man robs Hempstead Dunkin' Donuts store
Nassau County police detectives are looking for a man who robbed a Hempstead Dunkin' Donuts at gunpoint on Wednesday evening.