Joe Nikic

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Melbourne Road parking changes approved

Village of Russell Gardens trustees approved traffic and parking changes on Melbourne Road last Thursday that include increasing on-street parking

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Plaza nears parking garage code changes

Village of Great Neck Plaza officials have taken steps toward amending its village code to include provisions and regulations for

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G.N. school board urges bond approval

Members of the Great Neck Board of Education on Monday urged voters in the district to approve a proposed $85.9

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G.N. Vigilant eyes billing for EMS services

The Great Neck Vigilant Fire Company is considering billing for ambulance services after village officials requested it look at doing

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Report seeks sex abuse solutions at marine academy

An independent auditor’s report commissioned by the U.S. Department of Transportation found that the United States Merchant Marine Academy must

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Kings Point seeks to create passive park

Village of Kings Point trustees adopted a resolution last Thursday authorizing the village to acquire property along East Shore Road

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Town, county awarded for financial reporting

Nassau County and the Town of North Hempstead won awards this week for their financial reporting practices. The Government Finance

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Everfresh application claim disputed

A request to extend a permit for a temporary refrigerated storage unit by Everfresh Supermarket in the Village of Great

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Hebrew Academy kids sing for the Hanukkah holiday

Dozens of elected officials, local clergy, members of the community and students from the Silverstein Hebrew Academy joined at the

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Ex Newsday writer Phil Sanborne dies at 88

Philippe Y. Sanborne, a longtime reporter and editor for Newsday who grew up in Great Neck, died on Dec. 20.

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Wife’s plea for justice after husband’s death

While the search to find the driver who struck and killed her husband continues, Jivanna Bennaeim said the Great Neck

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Banville picked to head Kings Point police

Village of Kings Point trustees recently appointed village police Lt. George Banville to replace John “Jack” Miller, who retired from

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21-year-old Manhasset man drowns in pool

A 21-year-old man who suffered from autism drowned late Tuesday afternoon in a pool next to the group home where

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Feinstein Institute gets $1.5M for lung disease rehab study

Northwell Health announced Friday that the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research received a $1.5 million grant to study if home-based

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Great Neck Water Pollution Control District awarded for microturbine facility

The Great Neck Water Pollution Control District recently received an award from the American Council of Engineering Companies for one

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