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  1. Cops Seek Men in Merrick Purse TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Nassau Police are searching for two men they believe stole a woman's bag in a Merrick store last month. At 6:30 p.m. on April 21, two men were caught on surveillance cameras at Home Goods, located at 1644 Merrick Road, cops said.

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  2. Way to Go: Irene Kowalski, MerrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Irene Kowalski, 17, a junior at Sanford H. Calhoun High School in Merrick, has been elected president of the New York State Chapter of DECA the Distributive Education Clubs of America. She will oversee more than 120 high school chapters in New York. 1 comment

  3. Mother, Daughter Accused Of Selling Heroin On Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... the country. Got a nose for [...] As 1010 WINS' Sonia Rincon reported, police had been to the family's home in North Merrick more than 20 times in the last few years. Neighbors have complained about them dealing drugs in the neighborhood, and on ...

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  4. Merrick native, WWE superstar hits ring at Nassau ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News12.com

    Zack Ryder is a Long Beach resident and a Merrick native. He joined the ring with Patchogue's Kevin Connolly and his 'Entourage' co-stars.

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  5. Police Seek Merrick Identity ThiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    Between Jan. 24 and 26, the man was caught on camera at New York Community Bank on Myrtle Avenue in Ridgewood, police said. There, he cashed four forged checks totaling $3,725.72 against a Merrick resident's bank account, cops said.

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  6. Cops: North Merrick mother, daughter sold heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    Police say 51-year-old Denise Burke and 18-year-old Danielle Burke, both of North Merrick, sold heroin to a third person on Merrick Road. FREEPORT - A task force created to fight the heroin epidemic on Long Island arrested a mother and daughter in Freeport.

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  7. Police: N. Merrick Mother and Daughter Sold HeroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    According to police, Denise Burke, 51, acting in consort with her daughter Danielle Burke, 18, both of Whittier Avenue, sold heroin on Merrick Road. As part of the Long Island Heroin Initiative, Narcotics/Vice Bureau detectives in conjunction with the Freeport Police Department arrested both women at 9 p.m. Monday, police said.

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  8. Police: Mom, daughter charged in Freeport heroin saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    A mother and daughter from North Merrick were arrested and charged with selling heroin Monday night in Freeport, Nassau County police said. Denise Burke, 51, and her daughter, Danielle Burke, 18, both of 1378 Whittier Ave., were arrested after the 9 p.m. sale on Merrick Road, police said.

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  9. Estimated 200,000 attend Jones Beach Air Show; parkways closed at Merrick RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Newsday

    Meadowbrook, Wantagh and Ocean parkways have been closed at Merrick Road, officials said, as visitors packed into Jones Beach State Park amid glorious weather for the annual Bethpage Air Show. "This is one of the busiest days we've seen so far," said George Gorman Jr, deputy regional director for the state Parks Department, comparing years past.

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  10. LittleThings.com proving to be a big startupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Newsday

    ... at their offices in midtown, Manhattan, Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Here he has a meeting with Andrea Rothchild, from Merrick, Long Island, who is the Director of Revenue for the company. In the foreground, Justin Festa plays pingpong. Photo Credit: ...

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  11. Slain detective honored during Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | News12.com

    ... with other fallen heroes. Hundreds came out to the Towers of Freedom 9/11 Military Monument at John J. Burns Park on Merrick Road to take part in a special service. The ceremony remembered all fallen service members, in addition to those...

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  12. Favorite outdoor dining spots on Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2013 | Newsday

    The Boat House , Merrick: At this waterside spot overlooking Merrick Bay, you'll find sunset vistas and seating for about 80. On the seafood-centric menu: Chilean sea bass, linguine with clam sauce and, of course, a burger. In sunny weather, restaurants with tables outdoors know how to keep you cool and dry.

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  13. 9/11 Ceremony Set for Saturday in MassapequaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... 2001. The ceremony, set for 10:30 a.m., will be held at the Towers of Freedom 9/11 Memorial in John J. Burns Park on Merrick Road. "We owe a debt of gratitude that we can never repay," said Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto. "Many have ...

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  14. Cops: Bellmore man cashed $26,000 in fraudulent checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Newsday

    A Bellmore man accused of cashing fraudulent checks for about $26,000 was charged Thursday with grand larceny, Nassau police said. Zafar Furhad, 44, of 9 Pettit Place, deposited the checks into his account at a Merrick bank between April 1 and 9, police said.

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  15. Bellmore Man Arrested for Check FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | LongIsland.com

    May 21st, 2015 - The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Bellmore man at 5:15am on Thursday, May 21, 2015 for a Grand Larceny that occurred in Merrick. According to Crimes Against Property Squad Detectives, defendant Zafar Furhad, 44, of Pettit Place Bellmore between April 1 and April 9, 2015 deposited three fraudulent checks into his account at the Capital One Bank located at 2129 Merrick Road Merrick .

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  16. Amy Fisher, the Long Island Lolita, was arrested in 1992Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | New York Daily News

    Amy Fisher, 17-year-old high school senior from Merrick, L.I., who was arrested in the attempted murder of Mary Jo Buttafuoco. A romance between a 38-year-old auto-body repairman and a 17-year-old high school senior led Long Island cops to arrest the teen yesterday on a charge of attempted murder in the shooting of her lover's wife.

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  17. Cops: Bellmore Man Deposited Fake Checks Worth $26GRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    A Bellmore man faces charges for depositing fraudulent checks worth thousands of dollars into his bank account, according to Nassau County Police. Zafar Furhad, 44, deposited three fake checks into his account at Capital One Bank in Merrick between April 1 and April 9, police said.

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  18. Merrick School District Budget PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    Merrick residents voted to approve the school district's $46.91 million proposed budget 623-211 votes, according to Newsday.

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  19. North Merrick Passes Budget, Bond, Capital ReserveRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Patch.com

    The budget includes a 1.42 percent spending increase over the current year and a 1.11 percent tax levy increase. A bond and capital reserve proposition both passed with 69.5 percent and 70.3 percent of the votes, respectively.

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  20. Nassau police officer comes to duckling's rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    ... duckling. I picked him up and put him on the water." "I didn't realize that all the other ducklings went underneath Merrick Road and he was trying to get with them," Kogan said. "So I picked him up and put him back him back down on the bottom of the ...

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