Twelve alleged members of a criminal theft and fencing ring — including one from Elmont and one from Long Beach — were arrested and charged last week with stealing millions of dollars worth of goods and selling them online for more than two decades, according to State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.
Nassau County's acting police commissioner, Thomas Krumpter, met with roughly 100 local residents at the Elmont Public Library on March 7. The first order of business on many people's minds: Making sure that Problem Oriented Policing officer Edward Grim is returned to local streets, after he was reassigned to other duties earlier this year.
For a second season in a row, Elmont and South Side were separated by the slimmest of margins in the Nassau’s Class A boys’ basketball championship game.
With one huge defensive stand in the closing seconds of last Saturday’s Nassau Class A girls’ basketball championship game, No. 1 Elmont erased nightmares of recent playoff defeats to capture its first county title since the 2003-04 campaign with a 50-49 victory over second-seeded North Shore before a crowd of 1,500 at Hofstra.
Research from the Citizens Campaign for the Environment, compiled from three years of publicly available water quality reports, found high levels of 1,4 dioxane in water serviced by the 39 water districts, including the Water Authority of Western Nassau, the Franklin Square Water District, New York American Water’s Lynbrook and Merrick Operations Districts, and the Town of Hempstead Water District.
Federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers have apprehended 39 undocumented immigrants from across Long Island who face criminal charges and must be deported. One of them was a 46-year-old Salvadoran man living in Elmont who was charged with cocaine possession.
Cheering on the New York Islanders closer to home could be a real possibility, because the squad might - might - be moving to Belmont Park in Elmont, according to a Bloomberg report.
Two of the three Democrats vying for embattled Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano’s position scored further endorsements following a debate-style forum held by the Rockville Centre and Lakeview Democratic clubs last week.
The Press Club of Long Island will host a panel discussion, “Why a Community Newspaper Is a Great Place to Start — and Make — a Career in Journalism,” on Wednesday, March 15, …
Herald Community Newspapers is seeking 2017 summer interns for our 15 community-based publications that stretch across Nassau County’s South Shore, from Valley Stream to Seaford, and Long Beach to …