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Nassau County reassessment is no time to play politics
Not one Nassau County taxpayer has gotten a flawed property-tax bill as a result of County Executive Laura Curran’s crusade to build an accurate roll of more than 400,000 properties. That’s because tax bills generated by the new values for 2020-21 won’t be sent out until Jan. 2.
3-year-old girl dies after being found unresponsive at Long Island day care
MALVERNE, Long Island (WABC) -- An investigation is underway into the death of a 3-year-old child at a day care in Nassau County. The incident was reported at Grace Lutheran Church and School in the 400 block of Hempstead Avenue around 1 p.m. last Friday.
Mark Page, deputy Nassau County executive for finance, is retiring
Page will be replaced in January by his top deputy, Raymond Orlando. Two top Nassau County budget gurus are leaving their jobs. Mark Page, deputy county executive for finance, is retiring at the end of the year and will be replaced by his top deputy, Raymond Orlando.
Daughter, ex-correction officer charged in Long Island woman's barbell beating murder
LYNBROOK, Nassau County (WABC) -- A former New York City correction officer and his 21-year-old girlfriend have been indicted on murder charges in the fatal beating of the woman's mother on Long Island.
Pet Store Owner, Nephew Indicted For Possessing Illegal Animals
The owner of a Levittown reptile store and his nephew were arraigned on a 52-count grand jury indictment, charging them with illegally possessing and selling dangerous and exotic reptiles.
Nassau County Emerald Society firefighter officers inducted
North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth attended the swearing in ceremony for the new members of the Nassau County Fire Fighters Emerald Society on Nov. 27 at the East Williston Firehouse.
2 Trapped In Overturned Car After Babylon Crash
BABYLON, NY - Two people were extricated from an overturned vehicle after a crash in Babylon on Saturday evening. Suffolk Police confirmed the crash was reported on Park Avenue and Livingston Avenue at 5:34 p.m.
Family searching for answers after Long Island lawyer murdered in Turks and Caicos
NEW YORK (WABC) -- The family of a Long Island womankilled during a getaway trip to Turks and Caicos has been frustrated in their attempts to get answers about what happened. Rick Kuhnla of Wantagh spoke exclusively with Eyewitness News about his wife, 61-year-old Marie Kuhnla.
There’s A Christmas House Like No Other On Long Island
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — We usually hear about decorations outside people’s homes throughout our area. Now, there’s a story of a family that has gone wild decorating inside their home.
Percival Ranked #3 Nationally After Performance at "Bill Ward" Invitational
South Huntington, N.Y. - The Farmingdale State men's and women's indoor track teams competed at the St. John's "Bill Ward" Invitational at St. Anthony's High School on Sunday. Junior Justin Percival (Melville, N.Y.) won the 60m in 6.92, which is currently the third best time in Division III this sea
Man Arrested For Nassau Commercial Burglary Spree: PD
A Hicksville man was arrested on Friday for a commercial burglary spree that occurred in Nassau County since July, police say. According to authorities, 42-year-old Scott Gilmor was identified as the suspected burglar through video surveillance. Police say he forcefully entered the below businesses
Levittown: Check Out 5 Local Homes For Sale
LEVITTOWN, NY — When you're in the market for some new digs, keeping tabs on all the latest listings can be a laborious task. That's why we've gone ahead and done the prepwork for you.
Long Island Concerts & Events December 10-13
An evening with Long Island author, Angela LaRosa as she speaks about and signs copies of her new book Smile! Be Happy!: Life Lessons from an Uncommon Housewife. Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington, bookrevue.com Free with purchase of book. 7 p.m. Dec. 10.
Anti-Gay Subway Attack Leaves Woman With Cracked Spine, Cops Say
FOREST HILLS, NY — A bigoted straphanger cracked a woman's spine late last month in an anti-gay attack aboard a subway train in Queens, police said. The Nov. 30 assault is being investigated as a hate crime, an NYPD spokesman said.
Hunter leads USMMA past Mount St. Vincent
Lauren Hunter scored 24 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead USMMA over Mount St. Vincent, 57-43 (6-0 overall, 4-0 conference) in Skyline on Saturday. Shelby Peters added eight points and 13 rebounds. USMMA outrebounded Mount St. Vincent, 51-40.
Bellmore home destroyed in late-night fire
A Sunrise Avenue home was completely destroyed, and an occupant and firefighter suffered minor injuries in fire that broke out after midnight on Monday. According to Vincent Scaduto, of the Bellmore Fire Department, the call came in at 12:43 a.m. Five departments, including Bellmore and Merrick, res
Police: Pedestrian hit, killed near Route 110 in Amityville
A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car in Amityville Friday night. The incident happened at the intersection of Route 110 and North Drive just before 10 p.m. Police say Salvatore Contessa was attempting to cross the roadway when he was hit,
Pedestrian fatally struck by car while crossing street in Amityville
AMITYVILLE, Long Island (WABC) -- Police say a pedestrian was fatally struck by a car on a Long Island street Saturday night. According to Suffolk County Police, 51-year-old Salvatore Contessa of Amityville was crossing Route 110 at the intersection of North Drive in Amityville shortly before 10 p.m
Man sets fire to apartment building after harassing woman, police say
A Uniondale man has been arrested and charged with arson and harassment after starting an early morning house fire in New Cassel on Saturday, Nassau police said. According to Arson Bomb Squad detectives, officers evacuated 20 people from three apartments on Prospect Avenue after the fire broke out a
5 New Babylon Village Area Homes For Sale
BABYLON VILLAGE, NY — Looking for a new home nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings every time you search online? You've come to the right place! To help simplify your search, we here at Patch have compiled a fresh batch of new listings nearby.