Tag: Uniondale

East Meadow Suspect Burned Man in Tent, Cops Say

An East Meadow man was arrested for allegedly setting fire to a tent that a man was sleeping in following a fight, burning the victim in the Hempstead Plains Preserve in Uniondale this week, police said.

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.

Top Cop Credits Public, Officers for Uniondale Murder Suspect’s Arrest

The victim, 37-year-old German Ismael Saravia Melendez, was fatally shot in the head and back.

2 Teens Charged With Throwing Bricks Onto Parkway

They were charged with assault, reckless endangerment and criminal mischief.

Valley Stream Woman Killed in Crash

The 20-year-old victim hit a tree on the side of the Meadowbrook State Parkway.

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...

Uniondale Burglar Swung Paddle at Victims, Cops Say

A Queens teenager was arrested for allegedly breaking into a Uniondale home, demanding cash from a resident and swinging a wooden paddle at the...

Nassau Coliseum Groundbreaking Ceremony Starts Renovation

Officials smashed a wall with sledgehammers to celebrate the start of the work.

Uniondale Armed Home Invasion Suspects Nabbed

Three Brooklyn men were arrested for allegedly committing an armed home invasion in Uniondale early Wednesday morning, Nassau County police said. Reese Wooten and Jerome...

Billy Joel Plays Nassau Coliseum Closer Tuesday

His 32nd concert at the Uniondale arena will mark its closure for renovations until December 2016.