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Levittown, New York is located in Nassau County. Zip codes in Levittown, NY include 11756. The median home price in Levittown is $359,000 which is roughly $232/per square foot. More Levittown information.

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22 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

Long Island Man Sentenced to Two Terms of Life in Prison for...

April 14, 2014 - U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. announced today that Joseph Romano, 51, of Levittown, New York, was sentenced to two terms of life in prison for conspiring to murder the Assistant United States Attorney and the United States District Judge involved in his prior prosecution for fraud.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Philly.com

Inquirer's Saffron, critic of the built environment, wins Pulitzer

Inga Saffron grew up in Levittown, N.Y., the model of modern, mass-produced suburban communities.

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ABC News

NY Con Man Gets Life for Failed Decapitation Plot

A con man already imprisoned in a collectible coin scam was sentenced to a life term on Monday for a bizarre, behind-bars plot to decapitate a judge and a prosecutor.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Newsday

Veterans' tax exemptions have LI school boards struggling

John Barry Scheu of Levittown, who was in the U.S. Navy from 1963 to 1968, lobbied for the veterans school tax exemption, which the Levittown school board unanimously voted to support.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Newsday

Commercial fisherman admits to underreporting fluke catches

A commercial fisherman from Levittown pleaded guilty in federal court Friday to four criminal counts in connection with a scheme to underreport the amount of fluke he sold by hundreds of thousands of pounds between 2009 and 2011.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Levittown Tribune

Levittown Welcomes School For Autism

According to the ELIJA school's executive director, Debora Thivierge, there are a total of 15 students attending the school, where they receive one-on-one lessons.

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Levittown Tribune

Editorial: Be A Dog's Best Friend

Nassau County's animal protection agency just launched a new website feature that offers another way to report animal cruelty, and at the same time announced cash rewards of up to $5,000 for folks who turn in abusers.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

CBS Local

Schwartz: Long Island's Mick Foley Is Grappling For A Good Cause

Under normal circumstances, any kind of physical altercation at a middle school would be grounds for a trip to the principal's office.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Gawker

Bill O'Reilly at Catholic Fundraiser: I Want to Beat Up De Blasio

Bill O'Reilly wants to pummel the mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio, for demonizing the wealthy.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Patch.com

Forgotten Friends of Long Island

I know I usually write about puppy mills, or the shelter I have been with for the past 2 years but I would also like to share the spotlight with another shelter I am involved with.

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Long Island Business News

Rentals to replace Valley Stream retail vacancies

Two boarded-up Valley Stream buildings containing 10 vacant stores will soon be redeveloped into a 39-residence, transit-oriented rental complex.

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Patch.com

Together We Can Make A Difference

Tammy Mayer teaches Art at Mac Arthur High School in Levittown. She has been teaching in the district for over 25 years.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Levittown Tribune

Editorial: Giving In The Off-Season

It's easy to forget suffering in spring. When the winds blow warm and gentle, the world feels like a tender, forgiving place.

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Education Week

Segregated Housing, Segregated Schools

School reform alone cannot substantially raise performance of the poorest African-American students unless we also improve the conditions that leave too many children unprepared to take advantage of what schools have to offer.

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Sat Mar 22, 2014

Washington Times

Stony Brook's Vanderka throws 3rd career no-hitter

Stony Brook's Frankie Vanderka pitched his third career no-hitter, striking out 10 in a 7-0 victory over Albany on Saturday.

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Thu Mar 20, 2014

OregonLive.com

As fetal alcohol exposure gets bigger spotlight, here are 9 things parents and parents-to-be should know about it

After Mark Braverman and Jane Waldman of Levittown, N.Y., adopted their daughter, Elaina, who has fetal alcohol syndrome, they hired tutors, behavioral therapists and speech therapists to help her.

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Wed Mar 19, 2014

Levittown Tribune

Levittown Vets Get Tax Break

At a public hearing, on March 12, members of the Levittown Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the exemption.

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Levittown Tribune

Letter: Remembering William Levitt

Someone once said that America is an epic so sweeping that virtually anything said or written about it is apt to be equally true and equally false.

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Levittown Tribune

Letter: Much Ado About Farmedge

Long Island is quickly becoming "Lost Island," further fueled by the short-sighted thinking of Levittown residents who would rather maintain unused and outdated school buildings in the unrealistic hope that children will one day return.

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