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Hempstead Stabbing Leaves Man Dead

A 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in Hempstead early Saturday morning, Nassau County police said. The victim was found lying in the street on Chamberlain Street in the vicinity of Boylston Street shortly before 2 a.m., police said. The victim, who was suffering from a wound to the chest, was ta

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2018-03-24 15:03:40

Nassau police investigating homicide in Hempstead

Nassau County police say they are investigating a homicide early Saturday in Hempstead. The report came into police at about 2 a.m. No other information was immediately available. Check back for updates on this developing story. Craig Schneider is a Long Island native and Stony Brook University alum

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-24 12:30:04

Author events on Long Island, week of March 25

Bestselling East Hampton author Jeffrey Sussman ("Max Baer and Barney Ross: Jewish Heroes of Boxing") talks about and signs copies of his new book, "Rocky Graziano: Fists, Fame, and Fortune." At 1 p.m., Westhampton Free Library, 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach, 631-288-3335, westhamptonlibrary.net

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-24 10:00:00

LIRR Train Hits Car on Tracks; Station Out of Service Through the Weekend

A Long Island Rail Road train struck an unoccupied car on the tracks in Mineola Friday evening, sparking a huge fireball that saturated the area with smoke. No one was in the car when the train hit it at the Mineola station at Main Street and Willis Avenue just before 8 p.m., Nassau police say. It's

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-24 01:52:11

Long Island Police Officer Convicted Of Official Misconduct

He tried to assault a mother in front of her children while she was trying to pick up food at a restaurant. A Hempstead Village Police officer was convicted of official misconduct and child endangerment on Friday for a 2015 incident in which he tried to assault a woman outside of a restaurant in Hem

PATCH - 2018-03-23 20:34:50

A.G. Schneiderman Announces State Prison Sentence For Long Island Man Convicted Of Stealing From Medicaid Funded Charity

Oyster Bay, NY - March 23, 2018 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced a state prison sentence of 2 to 6 years for John Cornachio, 63, of Oyster Bay, NY. Cornachio was convicted after trial of Grand Larceny in the Second Degree, a class C felony, for using a "no-show" job to steal f

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-03-23 19:19:48

Off-duty officer found guilty of 2 charges in groping case

A Nassau jury convicted Hempstead Officer Louis Arcila of official misconduct and child endangerment Friday. He was acquitted of a sex abuse charge following a 2015 encounter with a female restaurant patron. Hempstead Police Officer Louis Arcila was found guilty Friday of official misconduct and ch

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-23 21:46:32

Serious injury crash shuts Hauppauge road, Suffolk police say

Police say they have shut down a stretch of Joshuas Path in Hauppauge on Saturday morning after a vehicle crash with serious injuries. The road remains closed from Wheeler Road to Motor Parkway, Suffolk County police said. The call for the crash came in at 5:53 a.m., police said. No other details we

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-24 11:32:39

Man killed in Queens bodega shooting

ELMHURST, Queens - A man is dead after he was shot inside a Queens bodega Thursday night. Police responded to reports about a shooting inside 81-06 Roosevelt Ave. shortly after 8 p.m. and found a 31-year-old man unconscious and unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds, police said. He was taken to

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-23 12:53:13

7-year-old girl brain-dead after hanging prank goes wrong

A Queens girl tied a bathrobe belt around her neck and other end to the refrigerator as a prank - but she actually choked when her mom left the room and the stunt has left her brain-dead, police sources and relatives told The Post on Thursday. Precise Tucker, 7, was trying to play a joke on her mom,


#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

Vinoco East in Farmingdale and more Long Island restaurants try this weekend

Classic ceviche, prepared with the catch of the day, mixed seafood, or tuna and salmon, highlights dining at Vinoco East. Photo Credit: Doug Young The weather forecasters have yet to banish snow from their vocabulary, but at least the calendar has announced that it's formally spring. Here are thre

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-23 14:00:00

6-Year-Old Boy Seriously Injured After Brentwood Crash

BRENTWOOD, NY - A 6-year-old boy was seriously injured after a Brentwood crash on Thursday afternoon, according to Suffolk Police. Melanie Beemer, 35, of Coram was driving a 2011 Jeep Patriot east on Express Drive South when she was struck by a 1999 Honda Odyssey traveling south on Washington Avenue

PATCH - 2018-03-22 23:49:15

Nassau DA: Massapequa Drunk Driver Sentenced for Crash that Killed Elderly Couple

John Hartwig, 64, pleaded guilty to First Degree Vehicular Manslaughter after killing two pedestrians while driving drunk, DA Singas said. John Hartwig of Massapequa, 64, pleaded guilty to killing two pedestrians while driving drunk. Mineola, NY - March 22, 2018 - Nassau County District Attorney Mad


Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For Long Island

The National Weather Service has issued the following hazardous weather outlook for Long Island:Temperatures dropping below freezing tonight will result in refreezing of any snow melt. This will create icy conditions on any untreated roadways, especially secondary roadways. For early Friday morning,

PATCH - 2018-03-22 22:56:21

Nassau Police Allegedly Find Gun On Teen After Arrest

Nassau police charged a Brooklyn teen with weapons possession after they arrested him for holding up traffic in Hempstead on Thursday. According to police, Ligory Horisman, 16, of Montgomery Street, was obstructing traffic on Bennett Avenue in Hempstead around 9:15 p.m. Thursday. Police arrived and

PATCH - 2018-03-23 13:43:45

Long Island Woman Dies While Shoveling Snow, Marking 4th Death Linked to Latest Nor'easter

Some parts of New York saw more than 16 inches of snow -- Patchogue had 20.1 On Long Island the storm was responsible for one death, and multiple car crashes. Pei-Sze Cheng reports. (Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018) Four deaths have been blamed on the so-called four'easter, including one of a Lo


Man Shot to Death Inside Queens Grocery Store: Police

A man was shot to death inside a Queens grocery store on Thursday evening, according to the NYPD. Officers are still looking for the gunman in the shooting at the Cinco de Mayo Food Market on Roosevelt Avenue in Jackson Heights about 9 p.m., according to the NYPD. Authorities said the victim was sho

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-03-23 01:37:24

Driver Crashes Into Bay Shore Gas Station During Snowstorm

BAY SHORE, NY - A car crashed into a Bay Shore gas station during the snowfall on Wednesday night, according to Suffolk Police. Police responded to crash at Lukoil on 515 E. Main Street 21 at 8:55 p.m.


New Hyde Park's Average Credit Score Is No. 4 On Long Island

If the average credit score of New Hyde Park residents were a grade, it would be an A+. According to a WalletHub analysis, New Hyde Park is in the 98 percentile nationwide of the 2,572 communities surveyed. The community has an average credit score of 760, the No. 4 highest credit score on Long Isla