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Nassau County, PBA agree to $3K annual body camera stipends

Nassau County reached an agreement with its Police Benevolent Association Friday for union officers to receive $3,000 to wear body cameras beginning this fall. In late May, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the purchase of 2,500 body cameras for officers as part of Nassau’s commitment to decreasing major crime throughout the county.

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Nassau County, PBA agree to $3K annual body camera stipends

Mortgage refinances rebound as rates drop temporarily to lowest level in a month

The average rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages with conforming loan balances decreased to 3.11% from 3.15%. Total application volume rose 4.2% last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Refinance applications rose 6% last week. After three straight weeks of declines, mortgage demand came crawling back, thanks to a drop in interest rates.

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Mortgage refinances rebound as rates drop temporarily to lowest level in a month

Worker Killed In Accident At Long Island Construction Site

A worker was killed in an accident at a Long Island construction site. The incident happened around 3:25 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15 in Glenwood Landing. Nassau County Police officers responded to a 911 call at 165 Shore Road, where a man was found lying unresponsive on the ground and bleeding from his head.

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Worker Killed In Accident At Long Island Construction Site

Nearly 900 Expired COVID Vaccine Doses Administered At New York City Site

Fifteen-year-old Dante Swift had to get his COVID vaccine three times. “I’m feel more sick, definitely more tired. My arm hurts a lot more than it did the last time,” he told CBS2’s Ali Bauman in an exclusive interview. Then on Friday, the family got an email from the health department informing them Dante got an expired dose.

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Nearly 900 Expired COVID Vaccine Doses Administered At New York City Site

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hoping to throw a Game 5 watch party for Islanders

TAMPA, Fla. — New York State is opening up and both Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Nassau County Legislature are hoping that leads to a public viewing party for a potential Game 5 of the Islanders’ NHL semifinal series against the Lightning. "We’ve been talking about this conceptually for a while," Curran told Newsday on Tuesday.

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Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hoping to throw a Game 5 watch party for Islanders

ID Released For Woman Found Dead At Nassau County Motel

The identity has been released of a woman who was found dead at a Long Island motel. The incident happened in Floral Park at the Floral Park Motel at 30 Jericho Turnpike. The discovery of the deceased 28-year-old, now ID'd as Destinee Lavender, of Elmont, was reported to the Floral Park Police Department on Sunday, June 13 at 1:10 p.m.

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ID Released For Woman Found Dead At Nassau County Motel

ID Released For Woman Found Dead At Long Island Motel

The identity has been released of a woman who was found dead at a Long Island motel. The incident happened in Floral Park at the Floral Park Motel at 30 Jericho Turnpike. The discovery of the deceased 28-year-old, now ID'd as Destinee Lavender, of Elmont, was reported to the Floral Park Police Department on Sunday, June 13 at 1:10 p.m.

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ID Released For Woman Found Dead At Long Island Motel

Puppy store owner charged with selling sick dogs after Eyewitness News investigation

A 26-year-old puppy store owner from Nassau County is being charged under New York State Agricultural laws for allegedly selling sick puppies following an exclusive investigation by Eyewitness News. Nassau Police said Puppy 4 You Inc. in Baldwin sold diseased puppies. They identified the owner of the business as Pecardy Delone, of Baldwin.

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Puppy store owner charged with selling sick dogs after Eyewitness News investigation

MS-13 Member Admits To 2017 Murder In Nassau County Preserve

An alleged MS-13 gang member admitted to his role in luring a teen to a Long Island park with the promise of sex and drugs before butchering him to death with machetes, the District Attorney’s Office announced. , also known as “Duke” pleaded guilty on Tuesday, June 15 to multiple charges for his role in the 2017 murder of Julio Cesar Espantzay-Gonzales in the Massapequa Park Preserve.

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MS-13 Member Admits To 2017 Murder In Nassau County Preserve

Comptroller: Do the right thing with stimulus funds

By GREGORY ZELLER // Federal officials are debating a fourth round of pandemic-flavored stimulus aid for American citizens – but as the nation crawls out of the economic pit dug by the COVID-19 crisis, individual taxpayers aren’t the only ones who can use hand. Local governments are also struggling with the lingering effects of shutdowns, lost wages and decimated tax revenues.

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Comptroller: Do the right thing with stimulus funds

County To Offer Summer Entertainment Series

Getting Over The Hurdle Of At-Home FitnessThe State Of The GovernorCountry Superstar Eric Church Heading To UBS Arena In DecemberPlanning For The FutureUpdate Or Replace Your Windows Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a full slate of free events this summer, starting with a lineup of rockin’ summer concerts at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park (Field 6).

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County To Offer Summer Entertainment Series

CT Man Nabbed For Criminal Weapons Possession After Fleeing From Cops, Police Say

Police on Long Island arrested a Connecticut man for alleged criminal possession of a weapon after he attempted to flee from police during a traffic stop. Nassau County Police arrested the 25-year-old just before 4 p.m., Friday, June 11, for criminal possession of a weapon after he refused to cooperate with police during a traffic stop in Plainview.

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CT Man Nabbed For Criminal Weapons Possession After Fleeing From Cops, Police Say

Nassau Man Nabbed After Attempting To Rob Woman With Knife, Police Say

A Long Island man has been arrested for an alleged attempted armed robbery in which he approached a woman in her vehicle and demanded her purse. The New Cassel man was arrested on Sunday, June 13 for the incident which took place on Tuesday, Dec. 15, in Hicksville, Nassau County Police said.

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Nassau Man Nabbed After Attempting To Rob Woman With Knife, Police Say

Long Island home prices reach new highs

Selling prices of Long Island homes climbed to record highs last month, amid strong sales and rising inventory. The median price of closed home sales in Nassau County was $635,000 in May, a highest-ever price that’s 8.5 percent higher than the $585,000 median price from May 2020, according to the latest numbers from OneKey MLS.

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Long Island home prices reach new highs

Ceremony honoring firefighters taking place in Ravenel Tuesday morning

RAVENEL, S.C. (WCIV) — A group of firefighters will hold what's known as the "Our Guardian Ceremony" on Tuesday morning. Members are walking hundreds of miles to honor the fallen and to save their fellow firefighters. The trek started in Nassau County, Fla. and will end at the Charleston 9 memorial site later in the week.

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Ceremony honoring firefighters taking place in Ravenel Tuesday morning

NassauTransit Island Hopper revises schedule

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release June 15, 2021 The Island Hopper, a public transportation service of NassauTRANSIT and Nassau County Council on Aging (NCCOA), will revise its weekly schedule from Thursday through Monday to Friday through Sunday, effective July 1, 2021.

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NassauTransit Island Hopper revises schedule

Michael Magro Foundation Holds Charity Golf Outing for Kids With Cancer

A full course of golfers converged onto the green at Cold Spring Country Club on June 10 in support of the Michael Magro Foundation and to enjoy a great round of golf. The day was a resounding success, raising a remarkable $290,000 for Long Island’s beloved charity that helps families with a child battling cancer or other catastrophic illness.

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Michael Magro Foundation Holds Charity Golf Outing for Kids With Cancer

Heartwarming rescue: Nassau police rescue 7 little ducklings stranded in a storm drain

It was a heartwarming rescue as Nassau County police saved seven little ducklings in distress in a storm drain. The officers were able to remove the grate and then scoop the ducklings to safety using a net they borrowed from a nearby house. The ducks were safely released into Seaford Creek.

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Heartwarming rescue: Nassau police rescue 7 little ducklings stranded in a storm drain

Fernandina Beach man charged with sexual battery on child

Bond set at $1M for 60-year-old FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. – A Fernandina Beach man was arrested Saturday on a charge of sexual battery on a minor. As of Monday, Bertram Way, 60, remained in the Nassau County jail after a judge set his bond at $1 million.

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Fernandina Beach man charged with sexual battery on child