Long Island street renamed ‘Black Lives Matter Way’ On Saturday in Nassau County, activists, community and religious leaders joined together in Hempstead. The officials renamed Main Street as ‘Black Lives Matter Way.’ Eyewitness News ABC7NY News video.
Parishioners at two New York churches, one in Westchester County and one on Long Island, are being advised to self-quarantine after priests and a staff member tested positive for COVID-19. Two priests and a staff member from Holy Innocents Catholic Church, located at 431 Bedford Road in Pleasantville, tested positive, officials said. The county says anyone who attended any of the following services must quarantine for 14 days from the last time they visited the church: – August 24 – Morning Mass – August 25 – Morning Mass – August 29 – First Communion Ceremonies and all Masses – August 30 – All Masses C Eyewitness News ABC7NY,
Another shark sighting pulled swimmers from the waters off Long Island Thursday, this as one town unveiled a new “Shark Patrol” to keep beachgoers safe. Hempstead announced the new patrol after nearly a dozen sightings since Monday, and Nassau County also has enhanced helicopter patrols and intensified marine ocean patrols. The Shark Patrol consists of Jet Ski watercraft and the deployment of a team of lifeguards on a Bay Constable boat to monitor the waters as needed during this period of shark sightings. ABC7NY New York News.
A school bus driver on Long Island was completely shocked to learn just how much he means to his students when they surprised him with a cash reward. When Agustine Val stepped out of his car on Monday, he had no idea there had been a lot of plotting and planning underway. ABC7NY New York News video.
Police are searching for a group of ATV riders who ripped up a front yard on Long Island. The destruction was caught on camera on a snowy Saturday afternoon on January 18 at around 3:15. Surveillance video shows five people on four ATVs doing donuts and figure 8’s in the snow outside a home on Nantucket Lane in Deer Park. … ABC7 New York News video.