Hicksville man, son among victims Five people, including a former aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo, and a 10-year-old Hicksville boy reportedly headed to Splish Splash in Calverton to celebrate his birthday, were among the victims of a violent motor vehicle...
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...
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...
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...
A man police described as wearing a “Halloween Joker-type mask” robbed the BP Gas Station located at 325 Jerusalem Ave. in Hicksville on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 2:24 a.m. The Nassau County Police Department Second Squad detectives said that a...
Officials say a former Glen Cove resident is among the dozens wounded in the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, FL, this past weekend. According to authorities, Marissa Delgado, who grew up in Glen Cove and currently lives in Orlando, was...
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...
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...
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...
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...