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Longtime business owner honored in Malverne

Longtime business owner honored in Malverne

Sara DeGennaro, owner of Tap to Pointe Dance Center on Church Street in Malverne, was recognized by Town Councilman Anthony D’Esposito as part of the Town’s spotlight on women-owned businesses.

Nassau County executive’s fee plan could hurt Little Leagues

Nassau County executive’s fee plan could hurt Little Leagues

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran threw local sports organizations a doozy of a curve ball just weeks before Little League baseball and softball seasons begin, announcing on March 14 that the county would not waive park fees for community sports organizations.

Town Lowers Speed Limit On Austin Boulevard In Island Park

Town Lowers Speed Limit On Austin Boulevard In Island Park

The measure was proposed by Town Councilman Anthony D’Esposito, who lives in Island Park. As a firefighter in the town, D’Esposito had seen first-hand the effects of speeding on the road when he responded to numerous accidents over the years, some of them fatal.

Dental365 opens new practice in Oceanside

Dental365 opens new practice in Oceanside

Dental365 opened its latest practice in Oceanside on Feb. 20 at the Sands Shopping Center, as the chain expands its Long Island presence to 12 offices, with six in Nassau County.

Nassau towns offer opioid overdose training to all staff

Nassau towns offer opioid overdose training to all staff

All towns on Long Island have been training key employees such as emergency medical technicians and public safety officers in the use of Narcan. Now Nassau’s three towns — Hempstead, North Hempstead and Oyster Bay — are offering free voluntary training to all town employees.

Hempstead officials speak out against Wantagh swastika

Hempstead officials speak out against Wantagh swastika

Two Hempstead Town Council members are speaking out against the person who drew two swastikas onto a Wantagh street less than a week after the same symbol was found spray-painted on a sidewalk in Oceanside.

Lawmakers seek to put the brakes on Austin Boulevard speeding

Lawmakers seek to put the brakes on Austin Boulevard speeding

Hempstead Town Councilman Anthony D’Esposito said lawmakers had been working on the initiative for several months, and that it was imperative for the measure to be passed before the summer months, when traffic to and from Long Beach hits its peak.