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Police Investigating Armed Robbery of Bolla Market in Freeport

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred in Freeport on Tuesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:00 a.m. According to detectives, a male subject, armed with a black handgun entered the Bolla Market located at 301 West Merrick Road and demanded money from employee. The employee complied and the subject fled […]

NSWCA Hosts US Geological Survey Office Chief

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Roslyn, NY) At a recent meeting held by Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners’ Association (NSWCA, which consists of water commissioners from 21 Long Island water districts, Office Chief of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) program Stephen Terracciano spoke about the USGS’ mission and latest findings regarding Long Island’s water supply. The meeting was hosted by Roslyn […]

Rosedale Man Busted for Using Fradulant Credit Cards

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Nassau County Crimes Against Property Squad reports the arrest of a Rosedale man for Grand Larceny that occurred on Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:25 a.m. According to detectives, between August 8, 2012 and November 17, 2012 the defendant Kevin Thomas, 27, of 245-12 149th Drive, Rosedale did use re-encoded credit […]

Montesano Applauds Nearly $2 Million in Infrastructure Improvement Funding

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Assemblyman Michael Montesano (R,I,C-Glen Head) is pleased to announce the receipt of nearly $2 million to make crucial road improvements in Nassau County. A piece of the New York State budget, the funding is part of a $40 million statewide initiative to help local governments make much-needed repairs in the wake of […]

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence Statement on Assault Weapons Registration Deadline

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Tomorrow is the date by which owners of military-style assault weapons must register their weapons, a requirement of the landmark NY SAFE Act, which was passed by a bipartisan legislature and signed into law by Governor Cuomo fifteen months ago. Leah Gunn Barrett, Executive Director of NYAGV, said, “The NY SAFE Act […]

Schneiderman Issues Consumer Alert on Wedding Planning Services

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) With wedding season rapidly approaching, Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued tips to protect New Yorkers from dishonest wedding vendors looking to take advantage of couples planning their weddings. “Planning a wedding should be an enjoyable and exciting experience,” Attorney General Schneiderman said. “Unfortunately, there are unscrupulous vendors out there eager to […]

It’s In Queens! (April 17 to April 23)

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Queens, NY) Creativity is the theme this week, as the world’s most diverse county hosts scientific experiments and sculpture, kite-making, egg-coloring and Earth Day-related crafts events. The chance to explore the NYS Pavilion, live music and the opening of an exhibit on Nazi, anti-Jewish street signs are also on tap. Here’s the rundown. April 17, […]

Lupinacci Joins Walt Whitman Birthplace Association For Reception and Open House

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) This past Saturday, Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci (R,C,WF,I-Huntington Station) joined local poets and fans of famed essayist and poet Walt Whitman for an open house and reception in support of the Walt Whitman Birthplace Association. The Walt Whitman Birthplace Association hosts events throughout the year to promote the essayist’s legacy and local roots. […]

Statement from NYS Senate Co-Leader Dean G. Skelos

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Today’s report from the Tax Foundation detailing positive changes to the state’s overall tax climate, especially when it comes to reducing the tax burden for businesses, shows we’re making real progress in making New York a more attractive place to create jobs and grow for the future. I’m particularly pleased that many […]

Suffolk Police in Search of Woman Who Returned Stolen Videogames

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the woman who fraudulently returned video games at a Centereach store last month. A woman received a cash refund after returning three video game packages that had the discs removed […]

Councilwoman Berland Honors The ThunderColts

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Huntington, NY) Councilwoman Susan A. Berland was on hand to present an official proclamation from the Town of Huntington to The ThunderColts, a robotics team from the Half Hollow Hills Central School District, who recently won the Xerox Engineering Design “Creativity Award” at the Virginia FIRST Robotics Competition. The ThunderColts participated in a contest, titled […]

Nassau Cops Looking into Armed East Meadow Convienence Store Robbery

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Nassau County Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred in East Meadow on Tuesday, April 15, 2015 at 4:42 a.m. According to detectives, a male subject, armed with a black handgun entered the 7-11 located at 2138 Hempstead Turnpike and demanded money from clerk. The employee complied and the subject […]

Applications for $500K in Downtown Revitalization Grants Available

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Hauppauge, NY) County Executive Steven Bellone and the Suffolk County Downtown Revitalization Citizens Advisory Panel today announced that applications for “Round 12” Suffolk County Downtown Revitalization Grants are available. A pool of $500,000 is available for partial funding of capital projects located in or adjacent to downtown areas on municipally-owned property. Applicants must be organizations […]

Nassau Police Investigating 7-11 Robbery in Valley Stream

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Nassau County Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred in Valley Stream on Tuesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:46 a.m. According to detectives, a male subject, armed with a black handgun entered the 7-11 located at 58 East Merrick Road and demanded money from employee. The employee complied and the […]

Senator Lee Zeldin Celebrates Bayport Little League Opening Day

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Bayport, NY) Senator Lee Zeldin (R,C,I—Shirley) participated in the Bayport Little League Opening Day Ceremony at Finlay Park on Saturday, April 12, 2014. Senator Zeldin is pictured above with Neil Foley, Vice President of the Bayport Little League, and Matty McGuire, the President of the Bayport Little League. Photo Credit: NYS Senate.

Lupinacci, Raia Host Mock Press Conference

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Assemblymen Chad Lupinacci (R,C,WF,I-Huntington Station) and Andrew Raia (R,I,C-East Northport) recently hosted a mock press conference. The event included dozens of students from several Suffolk County high schools with an interest in journalism, media and government operations. Students were provided the opportunity to take pictures, ask questions and interact as if it […]

National Environmental Leaders Call Oil Trains Controversy Cuomo’s “Keystone Moment”

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Albany, NY) Local residents and environmental leaders led a Capitol protest today calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to reject the oil industry’s plans to turn New York State into a “virtual Keystone pipeline” for Canadian tar sands oil. A letter to Governor Cuomo from national environmental figures Bill McKibben (350.org), Margie Alt (Environment America), Michael […]

Keystone Realty U.S.A. Announces Real Estate Agent Recruiting for Months of April – May 2014

April 15, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Keystone Realty U.S.A. (www.KeystoneRealtyUSA.com), a leader in the Long Island real estate community, has announced the expansion of the firms East Northport office and is kick-starting a month-long recruiting process beginning April 15, 2014 – May 31, 2014.. Keystone Realty USA is home to over 225+ licensed real estate professionals serving the […]

National Environmental Leaders Call Oil Trains Controversy Cuomo’s “Keystone Moment”

April 14, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Albany, NY) Local residents will don hazardous material cleanup (“hazmat”) suits in the state Capitol on Tuesday, April 15th to protest Big Oil’s plans to turn New York into a global crude oil transport hub, as well as to call out the industry’s idea of 21st century economic development: spill cleanup. The oil industry’s agenda, […]

Statement from A.G. Schneiderman on Passover

April 14, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman released the following statement on the eve of the Passover holiday: “Tonight, Jewish families around the world will gather to retell the story of their liberation from bondage. Throughout the centuries, the story of Passover has been a celebration of hard-won freedom. However, it is also a […]

Long Island Portuguese Community Announces “Portugal Day” Events

April 14, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The century-old Portuguese community on Long Island will officially kick-off June as “Portuguese Heritage Month” in 2014 with the 3rd annual Portugal Day Celebration in Farmingville on May 24th and the first parade in over two decades on June 8th in Mineola. The two events were officially announced this weekend on behalf […]

Coram Man Arrested for Impersonating a Police Officer

April 14, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police arrested a Coram man last night for pretending to be a police officer and utilizing equipment that is intended for identifying police officers and their vehicles. Sixth Precinct Police Officer John Bokinz was on routine patrol at 8:27 p.m. when he observed a man performing an apparent traffic stop […]

Nassau Police On Lookout for Shooter in Roosevelt Area

April 14, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Nassau County First Squad detectives report the details of a shooting incident that occurred in Roosevelt on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 6:00 pm. According to detectives, a 48 year old female victim was sitting in her living room at her Cottage Place residence when she heard a bang noise outside and then […]

Bayshore Man Arrested For Purse Snatching Incident

April 14, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery Arrest in Freeport at 10:08 p.m. on April 12, 2014. According to Detectives, at 9:40 p.m. the defendant James Marshall 19, of 162 5th Ave, Bayshore, approached the 35 year old female victim while she was walking west on Smith Street. Defendant attempted […]


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