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...
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,...
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–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...
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...
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...
Tracey Sportiello also charged with illegally obtaining unemployment insurance benefits Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale woman was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing $300,000 over the course of three years from a Hicksville-based roofing company. Tracey Sportiello,...
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...

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...
The Nassau County Police Department Major Case Bureau arrested Scott D. Gilmor, 40, of Hicksville for a burglary that occurred in Hicksville on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at 11:20 p.m. According to Burglary Pattern detectives, an investigation conducted with the...