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I cover the Town of North Hempstead, along with my colleague Emi Endo. In addition to covering the local governments and economy, I'm interested in writing stories about the unique characters and communities that make up the Town of North Hempstead, with a particular focus on Port Washington and the Great Neck areas.
As investigators examined the fatal Metro-North train wreck that the governor on Monday said may be "speed-related," members of the Bronx community where the crash took place announced plans for a memorial service.
Members of the Riverdale community will gather Monday at 6 p.m. at a site overlooking the Spuyten Duyvil train station to offer "prayers of healing" and "thanksgiving"...Read more »
UPDATED 6:40 P.M.: Investigators are trying to determine what caused a Metro-North passenger train to jump off the rails on Sunday morning, killing four people, while on an area of track that New York’s governor called “dangerous.”
The National Transportation Safety Board began its investigation Sunday at the scene of the derailment, about 100 feet north of the Spuyten Duyvil station on the...Read more »