Michael Krummenacker, a 45-year member of the Hicksville Fire Department, was recently appointed to the board of directors of the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York (FASNY). Krummenacker currently serves as president of the Nassau County Firemen’s Association....
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...
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...
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...
Arvin Batra of Hicksville and Hamza Rizvi of Bethpage were killed early Christmas Eve when Rizvi’s 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee crashed on Woodbury Road in Hicksville. The Nassau County Police Department Second Squad said that the men were traveling eastbound...
Francesco’s Bakery, a beloved Hicksville staple, went up in flames around 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, and burned into the early morning until the nine responding fire departments got the blaze under control by 3 a.m. The Eighth Precinct...
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...
Nassau County Police Second Squad detectives arrested Thomas Corrow, 30, of Brooklyn on April 27 in connection with a robbery that occurred on February 16, 2015 in Hicksville. According to detectives, two males, one possibly Hispanic and the other possibly...
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...