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Cat beat, burned by owner's boyfriend for 3 months: Nassau County DA

MINEOLA, N.Y. — A man faces a slew of charges after he allegedly beat and burned his girlfriend’s cat over a three-month period, causing the animal to suffer permanent disfigurement and scarring, the Office of the District Attorney Nassau County stated Friday. 348 more words

Long Island

Mineola Fire Destroys Business, Snarls LIRR Service For Hours

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A massive fire in Mineola destroyed a business overnight and snarled Long Island Raid Road service for hours early Friday morning. 297 more words


Firefighters battling hot spots at Minneola auto repair shop as LIRR service is restored

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Firefighters are still working to extinguish hot spots at a Long Island auto repair shop located near LIRR tracks early Friday.

Nassau County’s arson/bomb squad responded to K’s Auto Repair on Willis Avenue around 11:30 p.m. 125 more words


Big Changes On The Horizon

In my last post Holiday Road, I alluded to some of the big changes happening in our family’s life, but Susie and I just wanted to spell out the big change that we will soon experience, so everyone understands. 1,314 more words

Ocean City

Train to Texas, a timescape

One of my favorite trips of the year – and yet so simple.  I had to work in Oklahoma City in September, then I took, for only $55 (!), the train to Longview, Texas to visit my parents.  392 more words

Mineola in Top Six LI Neighborhoods for Young Commuters

Home is where the heart — and sometimes, train — is.

Many Long Island communities struggle today in attracting young professionals. One problem is a lack of affordable housing options. 293 more words