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Wednesday, July 1, 2015
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Muslims across Nassau County are joining together to observe Ramadan, the holiest month in Islam, which began mid-June. And while the major rituals of Ramadan involve fasting from sunrise to sunset — as a means of inner reflection and self-control — and donating to charity, local Islamic leaders said they are also using the time to promote interfaith awareness and unity in light of hate crimes that have taken place across the world in recent months. more
The Long Beach Public Library formally opened the doors of its new West End branch with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, June 27, after nearly three years of discussions and delays. The branch … more
Two pedestrians were struck on Park Avenue in separate incidents on Monday night and Tuesday morning. According to Fire Commissioner Scott Kemins, both victims were transported to South Nassau … more
Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced on July 1 that a Rockville Centre financial planner was sentenced to prison and ordered to repay his victims full restitution, after … more
It is hard to dislike fireworks. Yes, I have tried. The environmentalist in me should not like smoke and haze filling the sky. The pacifist in me should not like the bombast of exploding shells. more
The Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh will host a Family Fun Day on Saturday, July 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. more
With a herd of Nigerian dwarf goats eating their way through a field of mugwort weeds in the background, Town of Hempstead officials welcomed National Parks of New York Harbor Commissioner Joshua Laird to the Norman J. Levy Park and Preserve in Merrick last Thursday. Laird and a contingent of federal and New York City officials came to the 52-acre preserve to understand better how to convert a decommissioned landfill into a wildlife refuge. more
A motorist was critically injured Monday morning when their vehicle struck a pole across from 2 E Park Avenue in Long Beach. The Long Beach Fire Department responded to a call to extricate the … more
The threat of an impending storm on Saturday night has forced Nassau County and Town officials to postpone their Fourth of July fireworks shows. more
Nassau County Democratic Committee Chairman Jay Jacobs describes his support for two new candidates in the party’s City Council primary as part of a “revolt” over leadership issues that a … more
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