Tag: Hempstead

Hempstead Stabbing Leaves Man Dead

Three men stabbed the victim after an argument escalated in front of El Nuevo bar.

Long Island Municipalities That Get It Right: What Do They Know...

Across the Island some municipalities are clearly ahead of the pack. These communities possess the good fortune to have visionary leaders, courageous council members and the right combination of assets, infrastructure and drive to make a difference in people’s lives. When you look for local role models, a few stellar examples quickly come to mind: Jack Schnirman, Long Beach city manager; Paul Pontieri, mayor of Patchogue; Francis X. Murray, mayor of Rockville Centre; and state Sen. Jack Martins, the former mayor of Mineola.

Msgr. Tom Hartman, of God Squad Fame, Dies

The Roman Catholic priest from Long Island nationally known as half of the God Squad, a popular television show about religion, died following a years-long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was 69. Father Tom, as he was known, became a household name with Rabbi Marc Gellman following the success of the TV show they co-hosted for 20 years on Telecare, the faith-based cable network that Hartman ran for the Diocese of Rockville Centre. The show led to a nationally-syndicated newspaper column, as well as regular TV and radio appearances on shows with larger audiences than their own, such as 'Good Morning America.' After his diagnosis, Hartman stepped back from the spotlight and founded a charity that donated millions to find a cure for Parkinson’s.

An Inside Look At How Skelos Trial Exposed Slimy Side Of...

Context was often lost between the pace of coverage and testimony jumping around between dates, blurring significant moments in the timeline of the conspiracy. Seen in full, it offers a revealing look at the raw power that money has in The Empire State's politics, and the abuse of this state's most trusted offices to capitalize on this power toward a lawmaker's personal objectives.

Bethpage Man Charged With Fatal Hit-and-run

The suspect allegedly killed a 59-year-old Seaford man in North Massapequa on Sunday.

Top Cop Credits Public, Officers for Uniondale Murder Suspect’s Arrest

The victim, 37-year-old German Ismael Saravia Melendez, was fatally shot in the head and back.

Cops Probe Murder of Hempstead Man Who Died 5 Years After...

The victim died a day after another murder at the same location and a week before his 25th birthday.

Suspect Charged With Shooting, Killing Hempstead Girl

The accused gunman allegedly killed a 12-year-old girl in October.

NYC Woman Convicted of Killing Neighbor, Dumping Body on Long Island

A Suffolk County jury found Leah Cuevas guilty of second-degree murder.

Uniondale Burglar Swung Paddle at Victims, Cops Say

A Queens teenager was arrested for allegedly breaking into a Uniondale home, demanding cash from a resident and swinging a wooden paddle at the...
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