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...
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...
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...
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...
The Nassau–Suffolk Heroin Task Force arrested Leo M. Duchnowski, 25, of Hicksville at 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29. According to detectives, Duchnowski possessed and agreed to sell to another person 10 blue-colored pills believed to be Oxycodone. He was...
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...
Fire department honors poster contest winners The Hicksville Fire Department held its annual fire prevention poster contest awards ceremony at Hicksville FD Station #1 on East Marie Street on Nov. 19. All of the schools in the fire district participated...
Seven members of the Nassau County Police Department were honored by the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association and Nassau County Legislature last Wednesday, Sept. 26, for their collective acts of heroism in saving the life of a five-year-old boy...
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...