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5 New Massapequa Area Properties For Sale
MASSAPEQUA, NY — When you're looking for a new place, keeping tabs on all the latest listings can take hours of tedious hunting online. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the initial work for you.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Pedestrian struck, killed while crossing Long Island street
AMITYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after he was struck by a car while crossing a street on Long Island. Suffolk County police say Salvatore Contessa was hit by a Honda Accord around 10 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Route 110 and North Drive in Amityville.
Man Faces Arson Charge For Apartment Complex Blaze: PD
A man faces arson charges after police say he caused a fire at an apartment complex in New Cassel on Saturday morning. Officers responded to an apartment complex on Prospect Avenue to find a working fire on the side of the building at 2:30 a.m. A total of 20 occupants from three apartments were evac
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: Missing 17-year-old from Nassau found
A teen who was reported missing from Hempstead has been located. As News 12 reported, police had said 17-year-old Nyahna Mathis was last seen leaving her home on Dec. 6. Police announced Sunday afternoon that Mathis has been located.
Freeport police temporarily stop warning about unlocked vehicles
Officers entering unlocked vehicles and leaving a flier encouraging motorists to lock their doors has led to complaints, leading city officials to put the practice on hold. The Freeport Village Police Department has temporarily halted warning motorists about the dangers of leaving vehicles unlocked
Freeport: 5 Newest Homes To Hit The Market
FREEPORT, NY — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but tired of seeing the same old listings over and over? Thanks to our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
GB police investigates break-in at financial institution
NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Police are still actively investigating a break-in at a financial institution on Explorers Way and the Mall Drive in Freeport, Grand Bahama on Friday afternoon.
Early Morning Nassau House Fire Injures Firefighter, Resident
A firefighter and a resident were injured in an early morning house fire in Bellmore on Monday. The fire broke out just after 1 a.m. at a home on Sunrise Avenue, off Merrick Road. Firefighters responded and had the fire put out within an hour, but the home was completely destroyed.
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
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
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.
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.