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2014 Election News: Proposal 1 - What Does It All Mean?

Heading into the election, Black Westchester will post valuable information that we feel you should know about. On November 4th, voters will go to the polls to vote for races including the Governor, Attorney General, Comptroller, State Senate and State Assembly. 352 more words


Man Upset By Crackdown On Gravestone Items At Hempstead Cemetery

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A controversy is brewing over a crackdown on items that are allowed to be placed on gravestones at a Town of Hempstead-owned cemetery. 422 more words


Trend: Oversized Sweaters

Sweaters offer endless possibilities for Fall/Winter looks, whether it’s casual with jeans or a sophisticated business look. This fantastic piece is one of the highlighted of the catwalk. 210 more words

A Short Stay on Long Island

In reading the history of the 8th Connecticut and the letters of Oliver Case, I’ve often wondered why the 8th and some other regiments designated for Burnside’s Expeditionary Force stayed at their Long Island, New York location for such a brief time. 1,193 more words


Witches Brew! Halloween Special…


O-M-G!… If any of you love Halloween, Cafes or Sweets there is one place where you can go and enjoy the spooky atmosphere all year round! 395 more words

Hempstead Opening Transitional School For Immigrant Students

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — In response to classroom overcrowding this fall, the Hempstead School District is opening a new transitional school for immigrant children. 496 more words


The Village of Hempstead accounts for 41 percent of motor vehicle pedestrian accidents in Nassau County, according to Open New York, a website that organizes data sets for the public, comparing local and federal statistics. 196 more words