Tag: Mineola

Retired Officer Sues Garden City PD for Racial Profiling, Brutality

A retired Nassau County corrections officer filed a federal lawsuit this week alleging several Garden City village police officers racially profiled him and used excessive force when they mistook him for a suspect last year.

Ex-State Sen. Jack Martins Announces Run for Nassau Executive

Jack Martins, a former Republican New York State senator, announced Wednesday his plans to run for Nassau County executive while the indicted GOP incumbent hasn’t said if he’ll seek a third term.

The Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns

Punctuating Long Island's smorgasbord of communities are a variety of lively downtowns—characterized as popular local centralized hubs comprised of all the aforementioned businesses and attractions renowned for their wide range of exceptional cuisines, activities and tourist destinations. The following is a list of some of Long Island’s most popular and well-known downtowns, along with some of their top highlights, all well worth a visit with friends, family members, loved ones, and/or simply perfect for solo excursions to explore, learn about, and ultimately, embrace. Here’s the Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns.

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.

Nassau Police: Anti-Semitic Attacks ‘Will Not Be Tolerated’

“One biased incident is one too many. We are aggressively investigating this case.”

10 Places to Celebrate Mardi 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.