Tag: Franklin Square

Long Island Oktoberfest 2016 Events

Raise a glass and say "Prost" (that's German for cheers) during Oktoberfest 2016 at one of more than two dozen events across Long Island!

Franklin Square Fatal DWI Hit-and-run Suspect Charged

An accused drunken driver was arrested for an alleged hit-and-run crash that killed a 47-year-old taxi cab driver in Franklin Square.

Lawmakers & Common Core Opponents Blast Education Czar Nom John King

State lawmakers joined Common Core opponents in criticizing President Barack Obama’s nomination of former New York State Education Commissioner John King for U.S. Secretary of Education in the first day of confirmation hearings Thursday. King, who assumed the role of acting secretary in January, remains a lightning rod for fury among parents and teachers across New York State upset about his botched implementation of the controversial Common Core education reforms, which led to hundreds of thousands of students across the state and nation “opting out” of taking the standardized tests.

10 Long Island Oktoberfest 2015 and Related Events

Break out the Lederhosen and beer steins!

Couple Charged With Sex Trafficking in Nassau Massage Parlors

The couple allegedly forced the victims to perform sex acts on men at massage parlors in West Hempstead and Franklin Square.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events September 17 – 23

Gwar rocks The Paramount, Jay & The Americans serenade Suffolk Theatre, Shahkar gets The Space at Westbury dancing, & Helmet hits Revolution Bar, plus much more this week on Long Island!

Woman Killed in Franklin Square Crash

An 85-year-old woman died after her car was involved in a crash with another car in Franklin Square over the weekend. Nassau County police said the...

Franklin Square Ponzi Schemer Sentenced for $2M Scam

An investment adviser from Franklin Square was sentenced Wednesday to four ½ years in federal prison for conning his clients out of nearly $2...

Franklin Square Widow Launches Charity to Help Families of DWI Victims

The Christopher DeCrescito Memorial Foundation is holding a fundraiser at Garden City Bowl from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 15.

Long Island Halloween Haunted Houses 2014

More than three dozen Long Island haunted house event listings from kid friendly to seriously scary.
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