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  1. Woman tries to buy coat with fake $100 bills in Manhasset, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... of criminal possession of a forged instrument and is scheduled to be arraigned Saturday at First District Court in Hempstead.

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  2. 2014: The Year of the CameraRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... sessions. We asked the county how the program would operate, which led to a Q&A in this space in early August. A Hempstead resident let us know our questions were just the beginning. "I noticed something in the Saturday article about speed cameras ...

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  3. Motorcyclist dies after hitting car in Hempstead Village, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    The man, 32, was on Pierson Avenue, near Botsford Street, when the accident happened at 7:12 p.m., police said. He was taken to Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre, where he was pronounced dead at 7:27 p.m., police said.

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  4. Hempstead Man Receives Maximum Sentence for Brutal Sexual Assault in...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Hempstead man for simultaneously raping and strangling a 50-year-old Garden City woman in ... Garden City, NY - December 19, 2014 - Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Hempstead man for simultaneously raping and strangling a 50-year-old Garden City woman in her home just over a week after Superstorm Sandy slammed into Long Island. Artie Jackson was sentenced to a maximum term of 25 years to life in prison by Nassau County Court Judge Angelo Delligatti.

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  5. NY police: Man attacked baby during robberyRead the original story

    Thursday | MyFoxNY

    ... not comment on pending cases. Police say the 19-year-old Brown attempted to rob a woman working at a laundry in Hempstead at about noon Tuesday. The woman was holding a customer's infant daughter at the time. Police say Brown choked the woman while ...

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  6. Bay Park Couple Busted in East Rockaway for Cocaine PossessionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    ... on Controlled Substance 4th Degree. Both defendants will be arraigned on Friday, 12/19/14 in First District Court, Hempstead.

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  7. Ralphael Brown to be arraigned in attack on baby at Hempstead laundry, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newsday

    A Hempstead man faces arraignment Friday in the attack on a baby while robbing a Hempstead laundry employee, police said. Ralphael Brown, 19, is due to appear in First District Court in Hempstead on charges of second-degree robbery, two counts of second-degree assault, second-degree strangulation and endangering the welfare of a child, police said.

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  8. Yuletide LightingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Floral Park Dispatch

    ... Safety and Noise Abatement Committee (TVASNAC). It was established in 1966 by various communities in the Town of Hempstead to meet and discuss the blight of overhead aircraft noise. Progress is being made incrementally at best, according to O'Keefe. ...

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  9. Ralphael Brown arrested in attack on infant at Hempstead laundry, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    A Hempstead man was arrested Thursday after police said he robbed a Hempstead laundry employee as she was holding a baby -- then kicked and stepped on the child. Ralphael Brown, 19, was charged with second-degree robbery, two counts of second-degree assault, second-degree strangulation and endangering the welfare of a child, police said.

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  10. Five charged in Glenmont Job Corps burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Albany Times Union

    ... on Monday. On Wednesday, police arrested Dwight McCullough , 18, of Westbury, Nassau County; Shakur White , 16, of Hempstead, Nassau County; Parish Olivo, 20, of Manhattan; Harvel Robinson , 23, of Albany; and Wesley McFarlane , 19, of Albany. The ...

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  11. 7 residents win Hempstead's affordable home lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News12.com

    Seven winners were chosen to purchase a three-bedroom, 1 A1 2 bath home in the Town of Hempstead's affordable homes lottery. The homes are being built on formerly blighted properties in Roosevelt and Freeport.

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  12. Nassau judge rebukes prosecutors for failing to return defendant's money in Flush the Johns caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    A Nassau judge Thursday scolded prosecutors because they failed to comply with her order to return $100 to an Oceanside man who took the money to a hotel room -- allegedly to patronize a prostitute -- and walked into an anti-prostitution police sting. Judge Sharon Gianelli of First District Court in Hempstead had ordered the money returned earlier this year, and told prosecutors they were... A Nassau judge Thursday scolded prosecutors because they failed to comply with her order to return $100 to an Oceanside man who took the money to a hotel room -- allegedly to patronize a prostitute -- and walked into an anti-prostitution police sting.

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  13. Police: 3 Performed Unlicensed Massages in Franklin SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    The trio were working at Nobel Foot Spa on Hempstead Turnpike when they performed massages on undercover officers, cops said. None of the defendants had massage therapy licenses in New York State, police said.

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  14. Nassau PBA party draws crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    ... Club Wenesday night including, as usual, a number of local politicians. Congressman Peter King was there. So was Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray, Nassau Chief Deputy County Executive Rob Walker, County Comptroller George Maragos, Nassau Republican ...

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  15. LI banana executive's former driver sentenced in drug-death caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    The one-time driver for Long Island banana executive Thomas Hoey was sentenced to 45 days in prison Thursday for trying to help his boss dodge responsibility for the drug-related death of a woman during a 2009 sex party in his Manhattan hotel suite. Alejandro Noriega, 42, of Hempstead, told Manhattan U.S. District Judge Kevin Castel that he regretted removing, on Hoey's orders, a black bag with cocaine from the room where Kim Calo died of an overdose, and later not telling police about the drugs.

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  16. NYS releases statistics on firearm use in violent crimes through Oct. 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    New York State has released new data regarding the use of firearms in violent crimes through October 2014, including data reported by the Nassau County, Suffolk County and Hempstead Village police departments. Nassau County experienced a ten percent decline in numbers, reporting 19.5 percent involvement compared to 24.5 percent the year prior.

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  17. Man Sentenced in Violent Rape, Robbery in E. Garden City Following SandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    A Hempstead man received the maximum sentence for violently raping an East Garden City woman and robbing her home soon after Hurricane Sandy struck, according to the Nassau County District Attorney's office. Artie Jackson, 48, was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Thursday by Judge Angelo Delligatti, the DA said.

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  18. Hempstead man sentenced to 25 years in home invasion rape, attempted murder, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    ... was arrested in connection with an armed home invasion of a Third Street home in Garden City . (Nov. 8, 2012) A Hempstead man who raped and tried to kill a woman after breaking into her home was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison, the Nassau ...

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  19. Sign Up for Polar Plunge in Port WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    They will be "Freezin' for a Reason" on Saturday, March 7, at North Hempstead Beach Park, to raise money for the New York Special Olympics. According Mitch Schwartz, the chamber's co-president, last year, the organization was one of the top two fundraisers for the event.

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  20. Trio Busted for Illegal Massages in Franklin SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LongIsland.com

    December 18th, 2014 - The Narcotics Vice Squad reports the arrest of two women and one male at 3:53pm on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 in Franklin Square . According to Detectives, the defendants employed at the New Nobel Foot Spa located at 979 Hempstead Turnpike did each perform a massage on undercover officers for an agreed sum of US currency.

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