Long Island organizations work to help DREAMers after Trump DACA decision

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

By Megan Mcguire and Clare Ramirez-Raftree On September 5th, 2017, the Trump administration announced it was ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). This Obama-era executive order allowed…

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Hempstead leads Nassau in heroin arrests

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The Village of Hempstead leads Nassau County for heroin arrests in 2016, according to data from the Nassau County Police Department (NCPD). The figures show 61 heroin arrests…

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Hicksville site nearing toxic cleanup completion after decades of contamination

Sunday, November 10, 2013

In 1984, the Hooker Chemical and Ruco Polymer Corporation site in Hicksville made the National Priorities List for contaminated groundwater and soil. Nearly 30 years later, the site…

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