8 UES Residents, Including 3 Grandmothers, Arrested In Tree Removal ProtestThe "UES Eight" were held for five hours at the 19th Precinct so police could do criminal background checks, They faced disorderly conduct and obstruction charges.
Hundreds Of Trees Chopped Down Across Nassau To Be ReplantedMany who cherish the annual flowering trees along the North Shore have voiced their suspicions that the trees were needlessly axed.

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