Tag: New York City
“The Chief of Detectives for the Nassau County Police Department, the first black woman to hold that role. And now she will make history again as the first woman to become commissioner of the largest police department in our country, if not the globe,” New York City Mayor-elect Eric Adams said.
A Long Island nurse who was the first person in the United States to receive an approved Covid-19 vaccine was grand marshal of the Hometown Heroes parade honoring the pandemic's essential workers in Manhattan on Wednesday.
A Nassau County resident was the victim of an alleged assault in Midtown Manhattan on Thursday night, which is being investigated by the New York City police department's Hate Crimes Task Force, according to a spokesperson for NYPD'S deputy commissioner of public relations.
After 12 years of industry setbacks in implementing positive train control, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority says its installation is complete on the Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North.
The revised settlement amends the Handschu Guidelines from 1971, which protect civilians from politically motivated investigations.
Millions of people took to the streets of Washington, D.C., New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, and cities and towns across the country Suaturday as parts of a Women’s March to have their voices heard by the new Trump administration on a wide range of issues, centered on the main message of women’s rights.
The explosions in New Jersey and New York City also coincided with a mass stabbing inside a Minnesota mall that injured nine people on Sunday. The self-declared Islamic State reportedly claimed the attacker was a “soldier” of IS. The man was fatally shot by an off-duty police officer.
Long Island's two groundhogs were agreed with Punxsutawney Phil, the most famous groundhog of all, who all did not see their shadows, effectively predicting an early spring. New York City's Staten Island Chuck and Connecticut’s Chuckles also were in agreement. New Jersey's two groundhogs disagreed.
The Town of Hempstead takes center stage in this fall’s election on November 3rd.
The economics of sports subsidies can be a hit or a miss.