Joe Nikic

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Lake Success-based attorney named ‘Lawyer of the Year’

Steven Pegalis, a Lake Success-based attorney, this month was named a 2017 Lawyer of the Year for plaintiffs’ personal injury

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Proposed automated garage provisions questioned in Plaza

The attorney representing a developer seeking to construct an apartment building in Great Neck Plaza took issue last Wednesday with

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‘The Duo’ seeks future in Hollywood

Lake Success filmmaker Scott Aharoni said that while his and his partner’s short film “Bardo” was a school project at

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Ex marine academy official pleads guilty to accepting bribes

A former United States Merchant Marine Academy official who managed building maintenance contracts at the academy pleaded guilty on Friday

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Plaza approves $6.9 million budget with tax increase

Great Neck Plaza trustees approved Wednesday the village’s $6.9 million 2017-18 fiscal year budget, which calls for an approximately 7

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Man charged in YouTube stunt at Splish Splash

A Great Neck man was arrested this month for breaking into Splish Splash water park and riding a BMX bike

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Doctor’s search for second kidney

Dr. Hetty Chung has spent the last 14 years at her private practice in New Hyde Park helping patients as

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G.N. school faculty to hoop with Harlem Wizards

Teachers in the Great Neck school district are set to take on their next challenge, but this one won’t be

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Suozzi set to attend Trump inauguration

U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi said Wednesday he would be attending President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday despite 60 House Democrats

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Village of Great Neck repeals zoning code restriction

Village of Great Neck trustees on Tuesday repealed a portion of its zoning code limiting the square-footage of the second

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Sexual assault, harassment unreported at marine academy: review

Incidents of sexual abuse and harassment at the Kings Point-based United States Merchant Marine Academy have largely gone unreported over

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Convictions of ex county, town officials upheld

The 2014 convictions of two former Nassau County legislators and a former Town of North Hempstead official for attempting to

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Town group floats more ethics reforms

Town of North Hempstead officials are seeking to strengthen its ethics code and create rules for situations when family members

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Ex county employee sentenced to 1-year conditional discharge

The former deputy commissioner of Nassau County’s Office of Emergency Management was sentenced to a one-year conditional discharge for making

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Seven G.N. students make science search semis

Seven Great Neck high school students were named semifinalists in the Regeneron Science Talent Search last Wednesday, an increase from

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