Robert Pelaez

Robert Pelaez

1073 Articles

Executive order allows Nassau Police Department to publish bail status, case information of repeat offenders

Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman signed an executive order last week that permits the county’s Police Department to disclose if

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Curran freezes Nassau’s property values for second consecutive year: report

Former Nassau County Executive Laura Curran froze the county’s residential property values for the  2023-24 tax year before she left

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Mental health experts say pandemic, social media to have lingering effects throughout younger generation

A panel of mental health experts discussed how the coronavirus pandemic, social media and living in a world filled with

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Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, 77, dies in federal custody

After being convicted of political corruption in 2018, former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver made a desperate plea to have his

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McCormack’s lawyer calls on Westchester DA to resign after citing ‘missed opportunities’ in murder probe

Robert Abrams, an attorney who represents the family of Kathleen McCormack Durst, called on Westchester County District Attorney Mimi Rocah

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Roslyn High School’s Hailee Youn named North Shore’s lone Regeneron finalist

Roslyn High School senior Hailee Youn was one of seven students throughout Long Island and 40 throughout the world named

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DeSena says no progress has been made throughout town board following contentious meeting

North Hempstead Town Supervisor Jennifer DeSena said no progress has been made in keeping partisan politics out of the town

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Nassau’s COVID-19 positivity rate falls

On Jan. 5, nearly 7,000 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Nassau County, which had a seven-day positivity

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Plans for Kollel Ohr Haemet Temple remodel, 14 townhouses presented to Village of Great Neck trustees

Initial plans for remodeling the Kollel Ohr Haemet Temple on 112 Steamboat Road and development of 14 townhouses adjacent to

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Pennsylvania men arrested in Williston Park for alleged auto stripping

Three men from Pennsylvania were arrested in Williston Park last week after allegedly stealing a catalytic converter in New Hyde

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Great Neck man allegedly stole woman’s car, charged with grand larceny

A Great Neck man was arrested after allegedly entering a woman’s car and driving off with it on Sunday morning,

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Port Washington police officer dies in Northern State Parkway crash

Brandon Wilson, a 34-year-old police officer of the Port Washington Police District, died after a car crash on the Northern

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Lawyer of McCormack family seeks $100M from Durst estate with wrongful death lawsuit

A lawyer representing the family of Kathleen McCormack Durst, the first wife of recently deceased real estate scion Robert Durst,

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Thomaston approves $2.7 million 2022-23 budget with decrease in taxes

The Village of Thomaston approved a $2.7 million budget for 2022-23 highlighted by a three-percent decrease in taxes during Monday

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Quarter of North Shore villages do not have 2021-22 budgets on websites

One-quarter of the 32 villages on the North Shore do not have a full current budget available on their websites,

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