Yiendhy Farrelly Appointed New W. Babylon Superintendent
The West Babylon School District Board of Education has appointed Dr. Yiendhy Farrelly superintendent of schools, effective Jan. 10, 2015.
Trending on the Topix Network
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Last Defendants Sentenced in Medicaid Fraud Sweep
A Massapequa man was ordered to complete community service and pay restitution after pleading guilty to welfare fraud, announced the Nassau County District Attorney.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Brothers Charged in Phony Beauty, Health Product Scam
Two brothers from Nassau County face counterfeiting charges after officials found more than $2 million of fake health and beauty products in a raid, reported the Nassau County District Attorney's office Friday.
Cops: 2 charged in credit card forgery
Quadri Oki, 23, of Lilburn, Ga., has been arrested and is accused of using a re-encoded credit card to make a purchase Thursday at a Valley Stream Target on Thursday, March 6, 2014, Nassau County police said.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Ex Hospice Officer Sentenced for Embezzlement
A Medford man will spend up to six years in prison for stealing nearly a quarter of a million dollars from a Long Island hospice care network.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Cops Nab Capital One Robber
A Queens man faces robbery charges for holding up two Capital One banks nearby, according to Nassau County Police.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Nassau Police Seeking Valley Stream Burglar
March 4, 2014 - Crime Stoppers and the Nassau Police Department are seeking the public's help with identifying the pictured subject.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Report: 28 more charged in 9/11 disability scam
Police say there has been another wave of arrests in an alleged 9/11 disability scam involving 100 retired cops and firefighters.
Cops: Walmart employee stole from Valley Stream store
A Valley Stream man was arrested Monday after, police said, he stole more than $23,000 from the Walmart where he worked.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Cops: Teen Tried to Rob Restaurant at Knifepoint
Cops are hunting a teenager who reportedly held up a Valley Stream Chinese food restaurant at knifepoint, according to Nassau County Police.
Nassau Police: Man Arrested After Attempted Burglary
February 23, 2014 - The Fourth Squad reports an arrest for Attempted Burglary on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 12:17 P.M. in Valley Stream .
Sat Feb 22, 2014
NCPD Crime Alert: Teen Wanted for Robbing Valley Stream Chinese Restaurant
February 22nd, 2014 - The Fourth Squad is investigating an Attempted Robbery that occurred on Friday, February 21, 2014 at 10:45 p.m. in Valley Stream .
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Police: Guitar Teacher Had Sex With 15-Year-Old Student
A Valley Stream man was arrested Thursday night after police discovered that he had been engaged in a sexual relationship with a minor who he had been giving guitar lessons to, police said.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Bruce Blakeman announces bid to succeed Carolyn McCarthy
Republican Bruce Blakeman launched his campaign on Feb. 20, 2014, to succeed retiring Rep. Carolyn McCarthy, taking on Democratic rivals and the health care law.
Victim confronts convicted rapist at sentencing
Nashane Peterkin, 17, of Springfield Gardens, is escorted Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 to Nassau County Court in Mineola where he pleaded guilty to charges that include first-degree rape, sexual abuse, strangulation and assault.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
South Shore Record
Trying to keep autistic kids safe
Atlantic Beach resident Lesley Rothschild has asked the Nassau County Police Department to apply for federal money to purchase tracking devices to help protect children with autism who wander off.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
New York Daily News
Queens couple's dreams powered by flowers
"It was love at first sight," says Lisa Amentas, opening one of 50 boxes of roses - 300 flowers to a box - delivered to Bayside Florist in Bayside, Queens, in anticipation of Valentine's Day.
South Shore Record
Hempstead Town declares snow emergency
Nassau County and Town of Hempstead officials were advising motorists to stay off the roads, as driving conditions were hazardous on Thursday.