Tag: Mineola

10 Places to Celebrate Martis Gras on Long Island

Try as they may, few establishments on LI are bound to throw parties as lively or serve food as authentic as these Cajun joints that have menus featuring crawfish, alligator and of course, jambalaya.

Swastikas Spray Painted on Car in Mineola

Nassau County police are investigating an incident in which two swastikas were spray painted on a parked vehicle in Mineola on Monday night, authorities said.

Fla. Woman Gets 2-6 Years for Fatal DWI Hit-and-run

A Florida woman was sentenced Wednesday to 2-to-6 years in prison for driving drunk and high on drugs when she struck and killed a 22-year-old bicyclist in Carle Place in 2015.

Nassau Exec Candidates Line Up Amid Mangano Scandal

There's no shortage of potential suitors lining up to run for Nassau County Executive since the seat is expected to be up for grabs come November.

You Don’t Know Jack: Long Beach City Manager Schnirman Eyes Future...

His name has come up on a short list of four Democrats reportedly vying to replace Edward Mangano as Nassau County executive.

2 More Swastikas Found in Massapequa Park

Two more swastikas were found spray painted on Long Island, this time at Brady Park in Massapequa Park, and detectives are investigating the crime as a bias incident, Nassau County police said.

20-foot Swastika Dug Into Levittown Field, Cops Say

A 20-foot by 20-foot swastika was dug into the grass at a park in Levittown and Nassau County police are investigating the discovery as a bias crime, authorities said.

More Swastikas, Anti-Semitic Graffiti Found in Nassau

The discoveries come as members of the Jewish community and other minority groups have expressed concern over the apparent rise of hate crimes since the Nov. 8 presidential election.

‘Make America White Again’ Graffiti in Mineola Probed as Hate Crime

Nassau County police are investigating as a hate crime the recent discovery of graffiti spray painted on a Mineola sidewalk that included swastikas, racial slurs and the phrase “Make America White Again.” The phrase is a play on Republican President-Elect Donald Trump’s campaign slogan “Make America Great Again.” The bias incident was reported at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday outside of a home on Washington Avenue near the corner of Elm Place two blocks from Mineola village hall.

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.