Richard Diaz was sworn in as the Hicksville Fire Department’s 69th chief when the department recently held its annual installation dinner. Joining the department on its night to honor members and companies and swear in officers were New York...
Nassau County Police Department First Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at 4:30 pm in East Meadow. According to detectives, while outside his Little Whaleneck Road residence raking leaves in front of the house,...
The Popcorn Ball Day is a time-honored tradition hosted by the Hicksville Fire Department for the last 60 years. Every Thanksgiving weekend the firefighters of Hicksville venture out on Sunday morning with Santa and his helpers to spread the message...
Balkumar Singh was captured in Trinidad and extradited to Nassau County in 2015 for prosecution Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an international fugitive was sentenced today to 19 years to life in prison for the 1999 murder...
The Hicksville Fire Department welcomed five new volunteers at a ceremony earlier this year. Pictured, from left: 3rd Assistant Chief William Efinger, Commissioner Anthony Wigdzinski, the five new volunteers, Patrick Chiarelli, Jonathan Lau, Paola Guevara, Raynell Yap-Kahala and Nick...
On Sunday, Nov. 27, the Hicksville Fire Department held its annual Holiday Fire Safety Awareness day. All companies in the department covered the entire district, giving out popcorn balls and spreading the word on holiday fire safety. This has...
Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying the subject pictured above. The subject is wanted in connection with a Petit Larceny which occurred in Hicksville. On Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, at approximately...
Two-year-old Pomeranian named Dan Dan died from blunt force trauma Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westbury man was sentenced on Sept. 15 to 14 days in jail for beating his two-year-old Pomeranian to death. The defendant...
Comedian Jon Stewart, first responders recognized Daily Show comedian Jon Stewart, firefighters Ray Pfeifer and John Feal, and businessman Stew Leonard, Jr. were honored for their bravery and contributions to society at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum and Education Center’s...
Tracey Sportiello also charged with illegally obtaining unemployment insurance benefits Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale woman was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing $300,000 over the course of three years from a Hicksville-based roofing company. Tracey Sportiello,...