LI Home Thought To Be Abandoned Demolished, Owner Sues After Losing EverythingThe house was demolished as part of an ongoing effort from the Town of Hempstead to clean up the scourge of 'zombie' houses.
Man Returns Home From Lengthy Medical Recuperation To Find West Hempstead Home Demolished By TownTown officials claim they "followed all proper procedures," notifying Phil Williams with repeated registered letters beginning last October.
L.I. Pet Shop Owners Fear New Rules Would Put Them Out Of BusinessSome pet shop owners on Long Island fear tough new proposed regulations will put them out of business.
Hempstead Grant To Help Family Bring Child With Cerebral Palsy Into, Out Of HomeThe Johnsons have been struggling to bring 7-year-old Kayden, who sits in a wheelchair, up and down the few stairs outside their Roosevelt house.
Town Of Hempstead Stepping Up Patrols For Boating While IntoxicatedTown of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray said last year, eight people were arrested for BWI as they operated in the waters off of the town
Town Of Hempstead Considers Legislation To Clean Up 'Zombie' PropertiesA proposed law would cut out red tape so the town can cut weeds quickly and often, then attach the cost to the property tax bill.
Hempstead OKs Redevelopment Plan For Nassau Coliseum SiteA group headed by developer Bruce Ratner will renovate the aging arena and build a movie theater, restaurants, stores, recreation and office space on the 91-acre site.
Long Island Men Kicked Off Playground Say Signs Weren't ClearWhile praciting their moves last week, their camera was rolling when two town of Hempstead public safety officers told them they were too old to be there and would have to leave,
Woodmere Man Says Landscaping Crews Are Driving His Neighborhood Nuts With NoiseA homeowner in Woodmere, Long Island said the noise from landscapers is driving him absolutely nuts.
Pothole Problems Persist Throughout Tri-State AreaIt's an all out war against potholes in the Town of Hempstead on Long Island.
As Another Snowstorm Hits, Long Islanders Fed Up With WinterLong Islanders were saying "enough already" Thursday as yet another snowstorm hit the area, and some towns have also been hit with serious concerns about road salt shortages.
Family Of Disabled Teen Takes Town Of Hempstead To Task Over Lack Of Snow RemovalThe snow, slush and ice create added problems for the disabled and their caregivers.