North Merrick

Mother, Daughter Accused Of Selling Heroin On Long IslandNassau County and Freeport police said they worked together on this case as part of the Long Island heroin initiative.
Groundbreaking Held For Marine Veteran’s New Long Island HomeA well-known charity for heroes is building a home for a U.S. Marine Corps veteran on Long Island.
Smoke From Boiler Prompts Evacuation, Emergency Response At LI Elementary School A call came in just before 2 p.m. that children at Camp Avenue Elementary School in North Merrick were complaining that they weren't feeling well.
Family Dog Credited With Saving Pregnant L.I. WomanRichard Giannetta knew something was wrong when he heard his dog Louie barking ferociously last Friday afternoon.
Driver Charged With Hitting, Killing 2 Men On Meadowbrook State ParkwayThe men were struck with such force that they were flung into the air.
Calls For Highway Improvements Come After Deadly Wreck On Southern StateAnother tragedy over the weekend on a well known deadly stretch of highway on Long Island has residents of the area crying out for changes and help.
Police Chase Ends In Crash At Long Island School After Alleged CarjackingTwo vehicles slammed into the side of the Harold D. Fayette School in North Merrick after an alleged carjacking led to a police chase.
Shashi Bala Sharma, L.I. Woman Attacked By Pit Bulls, Released From Hospital Doctors said she has made an incredible recovery, and not only will she be able to walk again, she will be able to run again if she so chooses.
Second Pit Bull That Mauled Long Island Woman Shot & Killed By Police Police chased the pit bull through backyards and woods before shooting it several times. It happened in front of the Precious Kids II nursery school.
Doctors Say L.I. Woman Mauled In Pit Bull Attack Expected To RecoverThe dogs savaged 62-year-old Shashi Sharma's face and head and tore at her arms and legs. When she was first hospitalized, doctors were extremely concerned she might lose her left arm, and put her into a medically induced coma.
Police Continue Search For Pit Bull In North Merrick Attack; Surveillance Photo ReleasedFriday afternoon, Nassau County Police released a surveillance photo of the two pit bulls. Investigators are also zeroing in on the identity of the dogs' owner that roamed from his yard with no collars and no ID chips.
One Pit Bull Shot, Another On The Loose After Mauling L.I. WomanA Long Island woman is listed in serious condition after being attacked by two pit bulls Thursday morning in North Merrick, police said.