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Mangano To Host Free Narcan Training Seminars For Families

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced four free public Narcan training seminars where residents can learn how to administer a lifesaving antidote which can reverse the fatal effects of an Opioid overdose.

Woman Killed in Single-Car Crash

Accident occurred on Merrick Road, west of Bryan Avenue in Amityville.

Break out Your Masks and Beads for Mardi Gras

March 4th marks the day of Mardi Gras, a day of masks, beads, and celebration around the world. Check out all the Mardi Gras events going on here on Long Island.

New LIRR Train Schedules Start on Monday, February 24th

Highlights Include Restoration of Two Trains on the Babylon Branch.

NCPD Busts N. Merrick Man for Steroids, Narcotics

Narcotics/Vice Bureau detectives report the arrest of a N. Merrick man on February 19, 2014 at 8:30 pm in N. Merrick.

Keeping the Kids Busy This Presidents' Day Weekend and Week

With most of Long Island children off from school, it might be difficult to think of what to do with your kids all week. Check out all the events going on this weekend and next week for ...

Five Arrested for Selling Alcohol to Minors During Project 21 Initiative

The Seventh Precinct Problem Oriented Policing Unit reports a “Project 21” initiative which resulted in five arrests on Tuesday, February 11, 2014.

Super Star Tribute Band Concert to Strike a Chord for Children With Autism Postponed Until May 3rd

The Super Star Tribute Band Concert benefiting The Mosaic Foundation for Autism originally scheduled for Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Brookside School in Merrick is postponed for Saturday, May 3, 2014.

Merrick Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $450K From Her Employer

Rocca, 68, embezzled funds to pay personal bills and purchase home furnishings.

Digging Out Again: Totals for Latest Round of Snow & Ice

After Monday's punishing snowfall conditions, Long Islanders faced another round of the white stuff today. Here are some of the latest snowfall totals as reported by the National Weather Service.

Snowfall Totals for LI: Snow Slams Long Island, Metro Area

As snow continues to fall across Long Island many weather stations are starting to report snowfall totals.

NCPD & SCPD Team Up to Nab Two Melville Men for Spree of Bank Robberies

Two men were arrested for a string of seven bank robberies that occurred over the past month.

NCPD & SCPD Report: Two Melville Men Arrested for Bank Robbing Spree

The Robbery Squad, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Pattern Crimes Unit, reports the arrest of two Melville men for Robberies on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 5:10 P.M. in Melville.

Man Wanted for Robbing Roslyn Savings Bank on Merrick Ave. in Merrick

The Robbery Squad reports the details of a bank robbery which occurred on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 4:22 P.M. in Merrick.

NCPD Crime Alert UPDATE: Suspect Arrested for Robbing Merrick Bank

Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on January 13, 2014 at 11:44 am in Merrick.

Catering for Super Bowl Sunday 2014: How to Throw a Party

The Super Bowl is only a few weeks away, so you want to start thinking about what you are going to be doing. If you usually like to throw a party or you are new to party-throwing, ...

Mangano Announces Warming Centers

With snow and frigid temperatures hitting the region, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced 19 warming center locations throughout the County.

Two Merrick Teens Arrested for Breaking Into Local High School

The First Squad reports the Arrests of two Merrick men that occurred in Merrick on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 9:06 P.M.

NCPD Nabs Drug Dealer in Narcotics Bust

The First Squad reports the Arrests of a Merrick man that occurred in Bellmore and a Bellmore man that occurred in East Meadow on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 9:07 P.M.

Unlicensed Contractor Charged with Defrauding Superstorm Sandy Victims

Leiton, of Lynbrook, promised to repair homes damaged by Sandy; cashed checks but did no work.
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