Tag: West Hempstead

Long Island Fall Festivals and Fairs 2016

The season of pumpkin picking, hayrides, and celebrations of all things autumn has arrived. Check out dozens of fall festivals on Long Island. The season will be gone before you know it, so don't waste time.

West Hempstead Crash Kills Motorcyclist

A 22-year-old man was killed when his motorcycle was involved in a crash with a car in West Hempstead shortly after midnight Wednesday.

Long Island Olympic Hopefuls Vie for Chance to Compete in Rio

The only athlete who made the cut by February was Bora Gulari, a skipper on the U.S. Olympic Sailing Team who's formerly from Long Island and now living in Detroit. Syosset native, WNBA all star and three-time gold medalist Sue Bird is expected to make the US women’s basketball team once the roster is finalized. Other locals facing Olympic trials on the road to Rio include 2012 Olympic racewalker Maria Michta-Coffey of Farmingville, boxer Cam Awesome of Uniondale as well as soccer players Crystal Dunn of Rockville Centre and Allie Long of Huntington.

Meadowbrook Parkway Driver Injured by Brick Thrown from Bridge

Police are searching for a suspect who threw a brick off a Meadowbrook State Parkway bridge on Saturday, hitting the windshield of a BMW and...

West Hempstead Lawyer Arrested for $6M Theft

A West Hempstead attorney was arrested Monday for allegedly stealing more than $5.7 million from clients over a two-year span, Nassau County prosecutors said. David...

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.

West Hempstead Man Gets 20 Years for Fatal Beating

A man was sentenced Thursday to 20 years to life in prison for beating a 39-year-old acquaintance to death in their hometown of West...

West Hempstead Man Gets Probation for Dogfighting

He was also sentenced to community service and will not be allowed to own any pets for five years.

Long Island Assembly Rematch Between Murray, Hennessey Too Close to Call

Results of the other 21 Assembly seats on LI were largely predictable.

West Hempstead Crash Leaves Girl, 13, Dead

A 13-year-old girl was fatally struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in West Hempstead on Wednesday afternoon. Nassau County police said the victim...
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