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...
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 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...
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...
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–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...
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...
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...