Nassau County

6 Teens Charged After Attempted Mugging At Rockville Center

On Tuesday 6 teens were charged after an attempted mugging of a 30 year old woman waiting to board a train at the Rockville Center station. The attack which occurred around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday was discussed with more details in this report by Newsday’s Joseph Mallia: Six teen boys surrounded a woman at the […]

Man Injured During Robbery Near The LIRR Freeport Parking Lot

On Sunday morning a 40 year old man was injured during a robbery near one of the parking lots at the Long Island Railroad’s (LIRR) Freeport station. Joseph Mallia of Newsday has the brief report: A 40-year-old man walking in Freeport near a Long Island Rail Road parking lot early Sunday was knocked to the […]

MTA Could Lend A Hand To West Hempstead

If anyone has been to West Hempstead lately, you will know of a particular building that is seen as the worst eyesore ever to its residents. The building is known as the Courtesy Hotel, a not so hot spot known for being a hotbed for crime & drugs. Community leaders & residents have been trying […]

LIRR Crew Foil A Rape In Progress

The Long Island Rail Road has issued a press release praising a LIRR crew who with MTA Police foiled a rape in progress. Here is the release with all the details: MTA Long Island Rail Road and MTA Police officials today commended the bravery of a LIRR train crew that came to the aid of […]

Hicksville Station Is A Filthy Mess

Residents & riders have grown tired of the filthy mess in & around the Long Island Rail Road’s (LIRR) Hicksville station. The mess has become such a problem it led to Woodbury resident Doug Plotz to write Newsday. Speaking of Newsday, Gwen Young has a complete report about the situation: The Hicksville train station is […]