Town Of Hempstead Beaches Suspend Swimming After More Shark Sightings Off Long IslandAn official said the shutdown was a precaution they had to take after multiple sharks were spotted along the shoreline.
Tracking Elsa: Long Island Officials Urging Residents To Prepare For Potential Flooding OvernightLong Island is bracing for its first brush of the season with a named storm.
Town Of Hempstead Bans Unlicensed Door-To-Door Solicitors Following Influx Of Resident ComplaintsA growing number of Long Island families are complaining to town leaders about unwanted solicitors.
Town Of Hempstead Considers Banning Stores Near Schools, Parks And Playgrounds From Selling Vaping ProductsAfter a mother lobbied officials, the nation's largest township is proposing a ban on all vaping sales within 1,000 feet of a school, park or playground.
Long Island Lawmakers Take Issue With $133 Million In CARES Act Funding Town Of Hempstead ReceivedThe U.S. Treasury Department is investigating after one Long Island town wound up with millions from the COVID-19 CARES Act.
Town Of Hempstead Gets More Cares Act Money Than Nassau County; 'The County Should Certainly Be Getting A Lot More'A demographics lesson is apparently needed in Washington, where the smaller town within the county got more COVID relief funds.
Swimming Halted At Hempstead Beaches After Another Shark SightingBeaches reopened Saturday morning after at least nine other shark sightings along the South Shore this week.
Some Long Island Beaches Closed Over Shark SightingsThere have been at least three shark sightings Monday.
As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In HempsteadWaiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions. 
Coronavirus Pandemic Taking A Toll On Cemetery WorkersInterments have doubled compared with the same period last year, and that is overwhelming for many emotional cemetery workers. 
Election Day 2019: Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To CallChallenger Donald Clavin, currently the town's receiver of taxes, has declared victory over Democratic incumbent Laura Gillen, appearing to return the country’s largest township back to GOP control.