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...
Hector Bejarano, 54, bludgeoned his wife to death with a dumbbell Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an East Meadow man who bludgeoned his wife to death with a dumbbell in 2015 pleaded guilty today to second degree...

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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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...