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  1. Nassau OTB withdraws gaming proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South Shore Record

    ... opposition ever since in the form of community rallies and protests. On Friday, The Village of Westbury, Towns of Hempstead and North Hempstead, and residents of Westbury and Carle Place filed a lawsuit in Nassau County Supreme Court in Mineola, ...

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  2. Man Arrested in Roslyn Heights for Driving While Intoxicated with Children in CarRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    ... ted (BAC + .08), and VTL violations. He will be arraigned on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at First District Court in Hempstead.

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  3. Opponents: Casino in Westbury could harm local businessRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... a developer's $10 millionrenovation and has attracted performers such as Tracy Morgan and Art Garfunkel. North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth said given that Post Avenue is targeted to be an "economic engine," it is "a shame to have ...

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  4. Bosworth Delivers State of the Town AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Hundreds turned out to hear North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth deliver her second State of the Town address Friday at the Clubhouse at Harbor Links Golf Course in Port Washington. Bosworth's speech covered service at the Town's Building Department, her vision for the waterfront, a declaration to protect the area's sole source aquifers from being tapped by New York City and more.

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  5. Proposed casino targeted in Judi Bosworth'sState of Town addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Fights against a proposed casino in Westbury and the reopening of dormant wells in Queens are among issues atop North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth's agenda for this year. Bosworth spoke of her 2015 priorities Friday during her second State of the Town address, delivered before nearly 250 state and local officials and residents at the Clubhouse at Harbor Links in Port Washington.

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  6. African American Read-In at Adelphi UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LongIsland.com

    ... favorite African American authors. Eleanor Simmons Vaughn will read from her first book, . Past readers include Hempstead Town Councilmember Dorothy L. Goosby M.B.A. '82, who will return this year, and Congressman Gregory W. Meeks '75, among other ...

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  7. Visiting Hours are Feb. 1 for Eleanor DunleavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... eb. 02, 2015 at St. Margaret's RC Church, Pearl River NY. Burial to follow at Fred Loescher Veterans Cemetery, New Hempstead, NY.

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  8. Suit filed against Nassau gambling planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    The long closed Fortunoff store at the Source Mall in Westbury on Dec. 30, 2014. Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara The towns of Hempstead and North Hempstead and the Village of Westbury will ask a judge Friday afternoon to issue a temporary restraining order preventing the Nassau Regional Off-Track Betting Corp. from building a video gambling parlor at the vacant Fortunoff building in The Source mall in Westbury.

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  9. Bennie Kinard held on $1 million bond in attempted murder of robbery victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Bennie Kinard, 23, of Hempstead, was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, and charged with attempted murder, robbery, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon in connection with a robbery and shooting of a man on Jan. 3 in Hempstead, police said. Photo Credit: NCPD Bennie Kinard, 23, of Hempstead, was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, and charged with attempted murder, robbery, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon in connection with a robbery and shooting of a man on Jan. 3 in Hempstead, police said.

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  10. LI Now: Health insurance drive this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... issues [so] the natural beauty of this environmental gem can be enjoyed," Brookhaven Councilman Neil Foley said. Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray and Councilman Gary Hudes presented a $5,000 grant to the Levittown-Island Trees Youth Council ...

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  11. Bosworth to Deliver State of the Town AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth, who recently completed her first year in office, will deliver her second State of the Town address on Friday at 1:15 p.m. at the Clubhouse at Harbor Links Golf Course in Port Washington. Bosworth will speak before elected officials, dignitaries and residents.

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  12. Hempstead Man Arrested for Killing Victim in Botched MuggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LongIsland.com

    January 30th, 2015 - Third Squad detectives report the details of an arrest for attempted murder and robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Saturday, 01/03/15 at 10:00 P.M. According to detectives, Bennie Kinard, 23, of Gladys Ave., Hempstead, armed with a handgun, approached a male victim, 25, on Henry St., and demanded money. The defendant forced the victim to hand over his cash and cell phone, and then shot him once in the chest.

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  13. Police: Man arrested in Hempstead shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Bennie Kinard, 23, of Hempstead, was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, and charged with attempted murder, robbery, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon in connection with a robbery and shooting of a man on Jan. 3 in Hempstead, police said. Photo Credit: NCPD Bennie Kinard, 23, of Hempstead, was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, and charged with attempted murder, robbery, criminal use of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon in connection with a robbery and shooting of a man on Jan. 3 in Hempstead, police said.

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  14. NICE OKs 25 cent fare hike for MetroCard users to close budget gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    The Nassau Inter-County Express bus system held a public forum in Garden City Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, to discuss raising bus fares from $2.50 to $2.75 per ride. Commuters waiting on line about to board a bus at the Rosa Parks Transportation Center in Hempstead on Jan. 23, 2015.

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  15. Comment Period On Chemical Site OpenRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | New Hyde Park Illustrated News

    ... code, concerning the removal of double utility poles. Officials say the recent law adopted by the Town of North Hempstead prompted New Hyde Park's investigation into altering the code. "They say it's been very successful," Mayor Robert Lofaro said. ...

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  16. Letter: Rally Against OTBRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Garden City Life

    ... Assemblyman Edward Ra, Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer, representatives of Nassau County and the Town of Hempstead as well as Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth. Speakers reiterated the adverse impacts such a project would have ...

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  17. DA: Hempstead man convicted in motel slashing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    A Hempstead man was convicted Thursday of felony assault after he and an accomplice allegedly broke into a Freeport motel room and slashed a man in July 2012, Nassau County prosecutors said. Prosecutors said Robert Dixon, 50, was convicted of first-degree assault but acquitted of first-degree and second-degree robbery for the incident that occurred on July 13, 2012.

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  18. Nassau Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves joins opposition to Fortunoff's gambling parlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... to block a proposed video gambling parlor at the Fortunoff site, expected to be filed Friday by the towns of Hempstead and North Hempstead and the Village of Westbury, "makes it increasingly clear that an unbridgeable chasm exists between the ...

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  19. Letter: More Questions Are Needed About Mini CasinoRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | New Hyde Park Illustrated News

    ... who go to that area to shop for food, clothing and baby supplies? Certainly the supervisors from both North Hempstead and Hempstead are justified to worry about this casino the location and OTB , it's the tax payers and families who are at risk ...

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  20. Shah Named Coca Cola SemifinalistRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | New Hyde Park Illustrated News

    ... code, concerning the removal of double utility poles. Officials say the recent law adopted by the Town of North Hempstead prompted New Hyde Park's investigation into altering the code. "They say it's been very successful," Mayor Robert Lofaro said. ...

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