Town Of Hempstead Official Accused Of Stealing Nearly $60,000 For Mortgage, Winery, CandyProsecutors say the Town of Hempstead's buildings department deputy commissioner withdrew money from the Cedarhurst Republican Committee's bank account, and also took fundraising donations.
2 EMTs Hurt When Ambulance Crashes On Meadowbrook ParkwayIt happened around 5 a.m. in the northbound lanes near exit M3 in Garden City.
Hempstead Installing Needle Disposal Boxes In Response To Suspected Heroin Use At Town Hall30 needle disposal receptacles are being installed throughout town hall for safe disposal of syringes, no matter why they're being used.
Long Island Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing StudentNassau County police say 51-year-old John Joseph Finnegan Jr. engaged in sexual contact with a 10-year-old girl and inappropriate behavior with at least two other female students.
Hempstead Town Supervisor Announces New Ethics Reform MeasuresAfter running on a platform of controversial ethical reforms, Laura Gillen on Monday proposed new anti-nepotism measures and banned political activity on town property.
Town Of Hempstead Considers Ban On Backyard MarinasBoating season is here and with the excitement also comes complaints about pollution, traffic jams on waterways and noise.
Police Search For Suspect After Man Stabbed To Death In HempsteadOfficers were called to Warner Avenue around 4:20 a.m. Tuesday, where a man had been stabbed.
Battle Brewing Over Transparency For Hiring Consultants In HempsteadIt's America's largest township, but you wouldn't know who it's doing business with according to Democratic Town Supervisor Laura Gillen.
Nassau County Police On Alert Following 'Credible' Threats Against OfficersThe Nassau County police commissioner sent a message loud and clear Thursday night after two threats to kill police officers surfaced in less than 24 hours.
Town Of Hempstead Supervisor Files Lawsuit Over Her Predecessor’s Controversial No-Layoff ClauseFormer GOP town supervisor Anthony Santino protected 192 town employees with appointments, transfers and promotions during his final days in office.
Nassau Companies Benefiting From So-Called Tourism Loophole At Taxpayers’ ExpenseFitness centers, self-storage facilities and car dealerships in Nassau County are allowed a state tourism exemption tax break for projects if they attract 50 percent of their customers from outside the region.
Town Of Hempstead Renames Street, School In Honor Of Civil Rights HeroGen. Joseph A. McNeil was a founding member of the Greensboro Four, who led the 1960s sit-in at the segregated Woolworth Lunch Counter in North Carolina.
Hempstead School Officials Unveil Action Plan For Struggling DistrictUnder orders from the state, officials are setting out to rebuild the troubled district with protocols that have eluded Hempstead for years.
New York State’s Top Officials Call On Hempstead School Board To Work TogetherThe sad turmoil in one of Long Island’s struggling school districts has the attention of New York State’s highest leaders. First, the education commissioner, and now, the governor himself is weighing in.
Town Of Hempstead Wants NY To Cover Cost Of Processing Early Tax PaymentsThe Town of Hempstead wants reimbursement from the state for the cost of processing early tax payments.