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Long Island Town Seeks Volunteers To Help Build Up Coastal Dunes

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — This week’s nor’easter caused moderate beach erosion on Long Island’s south shore, but favorable winds kept it from being worse.

Now, the town of Hempstead wants volunteers to help protect the coastal dunes by doing a little planting. 393 more words


Nassau Police: Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Car In Hempstead

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police are investigating after a fatal accident on Long Island early Saturday morning.

According to Nassau County police, two men were walking across Clinton Street at Dartmouth Street in Hempstead at around 1:15 a.m. 152 more words


Car in Hempstead strikes and kills pedestrian, injures another

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Police say one man is dead and another is hospitalized after they were hit by a car on Long Island.

The accident happened at 1:16 a.m. 58 more words

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L.I. Boy Gets Award For Saving Woman Being Attacked By Wasps

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — An 8-year-old Long Island boy was recognized as a hero Monday, after he saved his neighbor when a swarm of wasps attacked her. 195 more words


Cops: Women caught on camera attacking Hempstead bus driver

HEMPSTEAD, Long Island (PIX11) — Yet another brawl on public transportation was caught on video, the latest on Long Island, where police say two women were arrested for attacking a bus driver. 137 more words

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Snow place like it! Indoor skiing and hot apple strudel

With the ski season now in full swing, I was invited to join fellow writers on a trip to Austria: a fantastic opportunity to test out the slopes in a resort I have yet to visit in Obergurgl. 633 more words