Tag: Hicksville

Long Island’s Dream Car Restorations Stars in The Lost Corvettes Reality...

Thirty-six classic Corvettes they're restoring will be raffled off to to raise money for the National Guard Educational Foundation, providing scholarships to military families, in a kind of “Vettes for vets” arrangement.

Barnshed Brewing: NY’s Bravest Brewer

Many people use homebrewing as a relaxing hobby, but for one New York City firefighter, homebrewing became a burning passion that sparked his founding a brewery in his hometown on Long Island.

Kozy Shack: A Proven Pudding

Vincent Gruppuso found the best thing since the sliced bread he was delivering was rice pudding at Cozy Shack deli on his route in Brooklyn, so he bought the recipe and launched a dessert empire in 1967.

Oscar-nominated ‘First Reformed’ Partly Shot on Long Island

Among the films nominated for 2019 Academy Awards is First Reformed — a movie partly shot on Long Island — in which Ethan Hawke plays a Protestant minister facing a crisis of faith.

Xtreme Treats Ice Cream Shop Debuts in Hicksville

Just in time for summer, Xtreme Treats opened for business in Hicksville, but this is no ordinary ice cream shop.

Ex-con Pleads Guilty to Hicksville Murder

An ex-con admitted Wednesday to killing a man who was found dead in a Hicksville hotel room two years ago following a night of drinking.

Hicksville Gets $10M Downtown Revitalization Grant

Hicksville was awarded a $10 million New York State grant that will fund much-needed improvements to the community’s business district that have been in the planning stages for years, officials announced Wednesday.

Round 1 Bowling & Amusement Debuts at Broadway Mall

Round 1, a state-of-the-art arcade that offers bowling, ping pong, billiards, darts and karaoke in addition to 250 games, opened its first Long Island location Saturday at Broadway Mall in Hicksville.

Hicksville Woman Killed in Car Crash

A 90-year-old woman was killed in a car crash in her hometown of Hicksville on Friday afternoon.

Hicksville Pedestrian Fatally Hit by SUV

A 78-year-old man was fatally hit by an SUV while crossing a road in Hicksville early Monday morning.