As part of tradition for the past eight years, on Saturday, Sept. 8, first responders from Texas, as well as first responders from across the United States, will come together dressed in their full gear to climb 110 floors...
Michael Krummenacker, a Long Island native and 45-year member of the Hicksville Fire Department, was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY) at the association’s 146th annual convention...
In honor of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, the Hicksville Fire Department will be holding their annual memorial service on Sunday, Sept. 9, at 10:30 a.m. The service will be held at Station 3 on...
Community and cops come together at Broadway Commons for fair By By Jillian Forstadt Undeterred by the rain, Nassau County law enforcement, elected officials and community members congregated outside the Broadway Commons in Hicksville to celebrate National Night Out on Aug....
The Hicksville Fire Department kicked off its 125th anniversary week-long celebration last week with the Hicksville Junior Firefighters receiving the 2018 Youth Group of the Year award. This prestigious award was issued by the Fireman’s Association State of New...
In what sounds like an urban legend, the Hicksville Fire Department— beloved by residents and famous for popcorn ball throwing the Sunday after Thanksgiving—rose from the ashes of a passing thunderstorm. It was the summer of 1866. The hot, humid...
The Nassau County District Attorney’s Office has launched a new initiative that brings together law enforcement, mental health professionals, educators, religious leaders and community stakeholders to promote preparedness and improve information-sharing regarding potential threats. The Nassau County School & Community...
Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino (front row second from left) recently joined with Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker (front row right), Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (front row second from right), Hicksville Chamber of Commerce President Lionel Chitty...
At a recent ceremony at the Hicksville Fire Department Station, Commissioner William Blazo installed the Hicksville Fire Department Assistant Chiefs (from left) First Assistant Gary Lewis, Second Assistant William Efinger and Third Assistant Joe DiFronzo.
Jan. 1 marked not only a new year, but new terms for the commissioner and chief of the Hicksville Fire Department. On the first day of the new year, at a ceremony at Hicksville Fire Department Station #1, Robert...