Tag: Jericho

Nonprofit Advocate Lorraine Aycock Dies

Lorraine Aycock, a prominent advocate and bank executive from Jericho who was involved in an array of nonprofit organizations on Long Island, died Tuesday. She was 53.

Nathan’s Famous: A Relished Frank

Poverty-stricken Polish immigrant Nathan Handwerker was hungry to take his bite of the American dream, so he cooked up a plan sell to frankfurters in Coney Island for five cents in 1916.

Apple & Eve Founding Family Member’s Jericho Home Asks $2.5M

The home of Apple & Eve juice company founding family member Cary Crane is listed for sale in the prestigious gated community of Hamlet Estates in Jericho.

New Cassel Man Gets 55 Years for Robbery Spree, Murder

A New Cassel man was sentenced Tuesday to 55 years to life in prison for killing a 56-year-old clerk while the assailant was amid a six-month robbery spree in Nassau County.

Jericho Man Convicted of Scamming $5M from School

A Jericho man was convicted Thursday of conning a Christian missionary school in South Korea of $5.5 million that he spent on luxury cars and a Las Vegas gambling spree in 2011.

Jericho Man Nabbed for $1M in Counterfeit Jackets

A Jericho man was arrested for allegedly selling counterfeit The North Face jackets after investigators seized 20,000 of the coats with a street value of more than $1 million, authorities said.

Suffolk Cops Seek Tips in String of Swastika Cases

Suffolk County police are asking for the public’s help in finding the vandals that spray painted “Trump Lies” with a swastika replacing the M in five locations since last month, authorities said.

New Cassel Man Convicted of Murder, Robbery Spree

A New Cassel man was convicted Wednesday of shooting and killing a 56-year-old man during an attempted hold-up amid a six-month-long armed robbery spree targeting gas stations across Nassau County.

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.

Swastika Made of Silly String Found on Jericho Sidewalk

A swastika made of “Silly String” or a similar product was found drawn on a sidewalk in Jericho and authorities are investigating the incident as a bias crime, Nassau County police said.