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Town appoints new building commissioner

New Hyde Park resident John Niewender, an 11-year veteran of the Town of North Hempstead’s building department, has been appointed the department’s commissioner, town officials said Wednesday. 

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Wednesday 11/26/2014
Bus strikes three pedestrians, no serious injuries reported
Posted: November 26, 2014

Three people were hospitalized on Wednesday after they were struck by a Nassau Inter-County Express bus in Great Neck, Nassau County Police said.

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G.N. Estates receives funding from county
Posted: November 26, 2014

Nassau County has approved a $30,000 grant to the Village of Great Neck Estates for village streetscape improvements.

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Man who underreported his income sentenced
Posted: November 26, 2014

A Great Neck man was sentenced Friday to a conditional discharge – which includes up front restitution of $22,732 - for under reporting his income from a Manhattan rug business. 

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New tea shop seeks permit
Posted: November 26, 2014

Village of Great Neck Plaza trustees on Wednesday threw some cold water on a company’s application for a conditional-use permit to sell cold fruit teas at a store at 2a South Station Plaza.

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G.N. North grads finish second book
Posted: November 26, 2014

Two Great Neck North High School graduates have come together once again to publish a book. 

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Proposed parks debate scrapped
Posted: November 26, 2014

A debate proposed by the League of Women Voters between the candidates for the two open Great Neck Parks District commissioner spots never made it past the planning stage, the league said. 

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