Joe Nikic

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18 seats to be decided in G.N. village elections

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to decide 18 seats on six Great Neck villages’ Board of Trustees, with

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Sterling Bancorp, Astoria Financial agree to $2.2 billion merger

Montebello N.Y.-based Sterling Bancorp announced last Tuesday that it and Lake Success-based Astoria Financial Corp. have agreed to merge in

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Tennis Junction to close after 43 years in Great Neck

After 43 years servicing Great Neck and the surrounding area’s residents for their tennis and sporting goods needs, Tennis Junction

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Polar Plunge about giving back says G.N.’s Lipinsky

Erin Lipinsky said raising money for the Town of North Hempstead’s 13th annual Polar Plunge was not a competition. Although

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Gross to step down from school board after 36 years

Great Neck Board of Education Vice President Larry Gross announced last Thursday that his current term serving on the board

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G.N. school board to set forth new bond referendum

The Great Neck Board of Education will take a second crack at  a bond referendum after the initial proposal was

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Great Neck man arrested for alleged robbery behind store

A Great Neck man was arrested last Friday evening for allegedly striking another man in the head with a belt

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Police searching for man who robbed woman in Great Neck

An Amityville man was arrested Sunday evening for allegedly robbing and sexually abusing a woman in Great Neck last Tuesday

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Bral denies rumor of proposal to switch village EMS provider

Village of Great Neck Mayor Pedram Bral denied rumors Tuesday that the village had a proposal to switch its EMS

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Volunteer work keeps Seidman going strong after 100 years

Arthur Seidman, a World War II veteran and Great Neck resident, began volunteering in North Shore University Hospital’s surgical waiting

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Man sentenced for using false identity for settlement payments

A California man was sentenced to three years in prison on Feb. 24 for using a false identity and fake

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Book derives from published letters to the editor

Great Neck resident Hal Sobel said he has submitted letters to the editor to Blank Slate Media since 2014. Many

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Great Neck Park District launches new website

The Great Neck Park District launched a new website on Monday that is intended to increase the district's engagement with

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Great Neck Plaza seeks community development grant

Great Neck Plaza trustees are seeking to again receive a Nassau County grant to make improvement to the village. At

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Vigilant calls for public meeting on G.N. ambulance services

The Great Neck Vigilant Fire Company called Tuesday for mayors on the peninsula to hold a public meeting to discuss

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