Tag: Hicksville

Long Island Summer Fairs & Festivals 2016

June 21 marks the beginning of another eventful summer in Long Island and, as usual, there are many exciting fairs, festivals and carnivals through Labor Day from the East End to the New York City line!

LIRR Hosting 6 Hearings on 3rd Track Proposal This Week

The Long Island Rail Road is hosting six public hearings this week to receive local feedback on the proposal to build a third set of train tracks between Floral Park and Hicksville. The estimated $1-billion plan to lay nearly 10 miles of new rails would ease congestion on the busy Main Line during the rush hour commute, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Some residents who live near the tracks have expressed concerns—although New York State officials dropped previous controversial plans to condemn homes near the tracks.

9 Celebrities With An Unmistakable Long Island Accent

They tawk just like us! People know we’re from Long Island as soon as we open our (big) mouths. Without the edginess of Brooklynese, the Long Island accent is as distinctive as it is irritating. I say it’s time we own it. No, we don’t all sound like Amy Fisher. But some of us do. And some of us sound much, much worse. Whatevah.

Donald Trump Hosting Presidential Campaign Rally Wednesday in Bethpage

Police are bracing for a crowd of up to 13,000 and protesters have already announced plans to hold a peaceful anti-Trump rally outside the venue.

Farmingdale Man Charged With DWI Hit-and-run That Killed Teen

A witness helped apprehend the suspect near the scene less than an hour later.

Hicksville Pedestrian Fatally Hit by Car

The victim was hit while crossing Newbridge Road.

Hicksville Crash Leaves Pedestrian Dead

A 52-year-old Queens woman was fatally struck by a minivan while crossing a road in Hicksville on Thursday evening. Nassau County police said the Olga...

Nassau Emergency Management Deputy Commissioner Charged With Perjury

Edward Korona was also charged with official misconduct, offering a false instrument for filing, making an apparently false sworn statement.

$2M Hicksville Armored Car Co. Heist Busted, Cops Say

Police caught one suspect and are offering a $25,000 reward for up to four others believed to be involved.

Hicksville Fatal Small Plane Crash Probed

Authorities are investigating why a small single-engine plane crashed onto Long Island Rail Road tracks in Hicksville, killing one and seriously injuring a second...
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