Son charged with trying to kill his father

A Bellmore man was arrested and charged with attempted murder on the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 17, after he allegedly stabbed his father, according to Nassau County police. Seventh Precinct …

Crime Watch

D.A.: Bellmore man charged in contracting scam

A Bellmore man was arrested and charged on Aug. 23 in a “take-the-money-and-run” scam, in which he allegedly took $7,000 from a homeowner for home improvement work that he did not perform, according to Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas.

Kennedy recognizes its alumni

The sun beamed down on Aug. 13 as members of Bellmore JFK Alumni Inc., the Kennedy High School alumni association, prepared to continue paving the Cougar Walk of Recognition.

Labor dep’t: Bellmore salon to pay almost $30K in back wages, damages

A Bellmore spa is among a half-dozen Long Island nail salons that owe a total of $203,000 in back wages, damages and penalties, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Election 2016

On the road, a 2016 political diary

Editor’s note: Merokean David Stonehill served as a Hillary Clinton campaign volunteer during the primary season and is now volunteering for Clinton’s effort to defeat Donald Trump. Below …

Community News

Meet Mets star David Wright

Mets third baseman David Wright was holding an impromptu news conference amid a crush of reporters around noon on Monday when the 5- to 7-year-old campers started to cheer his name repeatedly, followed by three thunderous claps.

Herald Neighbors

Making a splash for the Red Cross

 It was a balmy August morning at Newbridge Park Pool in Bellmore as dozens of young swimmers lined the lanes to swim as many laps as they could for a worthy cause. The “Swim-A-Cross” program, sponsored by the Town of Hempstead and the American Red Cross on Long Island, encouraged swim teams from across the township to raise funds for the Red Cross by swimming laps.

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