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...
Sept. 11 service will be in memory of ex-Chief Terrence Farrell and Honorary Chief George Howard The Hicksville Volunteer Fire Department Chief Richard Diaz has announced the final plans to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of September 11. The department will commemorate...
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...
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano (left) and Chief Fire Marshal Scott D. Tusa (right) hosted a Firematic Awards Ceremony on June 8 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola. Honorary Chief Joseph Giardina of the Hicksville...
The Nassau County Police Department Second Squad arrested Brian Aimar, 20, of Plainview Road in Hicksville for an assault that occurred on Sunday, Aug. 21, at 5:58 a.m. in Hicksville. According to detectives, Aimar, while seated in his 2007 Nissan...
The Nassau County Police Department Second Squad arrested David A. Wallach, 19, of Hicksville for an assault which occurred on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 12:40 p.m. in Hicksville. According to detectives, a male victim, 34, was walking on Atlas Lane...

Bravest In Training

At the Nassau County Fire Service Academy in Old Bethpage, the next generation of firefighters were recently put through the ringer in order to give them a taste of the hardships—and pride—that await in their future careers as first...
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...
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,...
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...