North Hempstead

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NYC, North Hempstead Clerks’ Offices To Remain Open Sunday When Same-Sex Marriage Law Takes Effect

New York City officials announced Wednesday they would open their clerks’ offices in all five boroughs for a full day July 24, saying gay couples should not be made to wait one day longer to wed.

07/07/2011

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Long Island Yoga Instructor Uses Skype To Reach Seniors

Seniors in North Hempstead, Long Island have a new way to exercise.

03/17/2011

Queens snow removal

Snow Removal Border War Between Queens, Nassau

One side of the street is a snowy mess, but the other is lean and clear. Why the difference? That was the situation on Wednesday in Nassau County’s Floral Park and Little Neck, just across the street in Queens.

12/29/2010

A fence is seen on Long Island - Oct 12, 2010 - Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Do Shorter Fences Make Better Neighbors On LI?

Some in North Hempstead say a six-foot-tall fence around their property is necessary for privacy and protection. Others, however, want the current four-foot height limit maintained.

10/12/2010

Evan Sachs (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Motive Unclear In Child Stabbing At Dave And Buster’s

An eight-year-old boy was stabbed in the back at Dave and Buster’s for no reason at all, and the senseless violence has left a Long Island community reeling.

10/09/2010

Asian Tiger mosquito (file)

Nassau County Has Second West Nile Death

NORTH HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) – West Nile virus has claimed its second victim this year in Nassau County.     The County Health Department said Friday a North Hempstead resident over the age of 85 has […]

09/10/2010

Asian Tiger mosquito (file)

Nassau County Has Its 1st West Nile Death

NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) – Nassau County is reporting its first death blamed on the West Nile Virus. The county health department says the victim was a North Hempstead resident over the age of 80. […]

09/02/2010

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