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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

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DA: Hicksville attorney stole from local homeowners A disbarred attorney from Hicksville was arrested recently for allegedly stealing $40,000 from a Hicksville couple selling their home. Constantine Giannakos, 51, was arraigned and charged with third-degree grand larceny, with bail set at...
Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Dix Hills man has pleaded guilty to scamming 32 homeowners, including homeowners in Hicksville, out of $568,000 in a mortgage modification scheme. Mark Savransky pleaded guilty before Supervising Judge Teresa Corrigan...
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...
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...
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...