Hempstead Village

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Massive Fire Leaves Dozens Homeless In Hempstead

Firefighters are battling a large blaze in Hempstead Village. It started in an oven and spread into the apartments above, according to police.


Hempstead Village

Hempstead Village Mayor: We Are Not ‘Boozetown, USA’

It is an unflattering and unwanted reputation – being known as “Boozetown, USA.” The mayor of Hempstead Village on Long Island is on a crusade to rid his proud community of the drinking capitol stigma.