Tag: Hempstead

Hempstead Shooting Leaves Man Dead

A 37-year-old man was shot to death outside of a home in Hempstead early Friday morning, Nassau County police said.

Long Island Christmas Events, Parades & Tree Lightings 2016

With Thanksgiving in the rear view, Long Island joins the rest of the Christmas-celebrating world in the return of the season to be jolly. What follows is our annual guide to the dozens of tree lightings, Christmas parades and other related holiday events over the next month.

Ex-con Charged With Hicksville Hotel Murder

A parolee was arrested Tuesday for killing a 37-year-old man who was found dead in a Hicksville hotel room over the weekend, although the motive is still unclear, Nassau County police said.

Hempstead Shooting Leaves Teen Dead

A teenager was gunned down in Hempstead over the weekend and investigators are searching for the shooter, Nassau County police said.

Ex-Hempstead Housing Official Charged With Bid-rigging

An ex-Hempstead village housing official was indicted on federal conspiracy and bribery charges for scheming to steal more than $500,000 in kickbacks by steering contracts to contractors, prosecutors said.

Suspect Charged With Murder in Hempstead

A suspect was arrested Wednesday for allegedly killing a 31-year-old man in the victim’s hometown of Hempstead last month, Nassau County police said.

Hempstead Fatal Hit-and-run Suspect Arrested

A driver was arrested for fleeing the scene after hitting a 60-year-old man who died after being struck by two vehicles in Hempstead on Thursday morning, Nassau County police said.

Hempstead Crossing Guard Fatally Hit by Truck

A 66-year-old crossing guard was fatally hit by a Mack truck in her hometown of Hempstead over the weekend.

How The Presidential Race Changed After Hofstra Debate

A lot has changed in less than a month. The former senator from New York and U.S. Secretary of State has built a seemingly commanding lead. Remarkably, she has made historically “red” states like Arizona and Utah competitive. Even Trump's lead in the GOP stalwart state of Texas, which Republican Mitt Romney won by nearly 16 points in 2012, has been shaved to only six points.

Long Island State Legislative Primary Results

John DeVito, a 25-year-old law student from Mastic Beach, won a three-way Democratic primary Tuesday, earning a spot on general election ballots to challenge freshman New York State Sen. Tom Croci (R-Sayville), according to unofficial results from the board of elections. That race was one of five Democratic primaries for state Legislative seats on Long Island. In the other four—two state Assembly seats each for Nassau and Suffolk counties—challengers were unsuccessful against three incumbents and a party nominee to fill a vacancy.
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