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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.
Residents encouraged to recycle live trees
North Hempstead is continuing a new tradition of recycling -- “tree-cycling.”
Residents are encouraged to recycle live Christmas trees, which they can leave curbside on normal yard-waste pickup days.
Residents can take Christmas lights and other unwanted electronics to the town’s residential drop-off site, 999 W. Shore Rd. in Roslyn, on...Read more »
The North Hempstead town board is slated to vote Tuesday on whether to raise its salaries and those of other elected officials by as much as 37.5 percent.
Under the proposal, first shopped by interim Supervisor John Riordan last month, town board members would see their pay increase to $55,000 from $40,000 a year, a hike of $15,000, or 37.5 percent.
Other elected officials also would...Read more »