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Rain doesn't stop Kayla Knight from being crowned Miss Wantagh

Kayla Knight, 16, is all smiles after being

(Credit: Marlo Jappen)

Rain following the Wantagh Fourth of July parade did not dampen the spirits of the eight teens in gowns and sashes waiting to hear who would be crowned Miss Wantagh.

The ceremony was held in the auditorium of Wantagh Elementary School Friday. The pageant winner is usually crowned outside the school, but due to the weather forecast it was held indoors for only the second time in the pageant’s...

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Cops seek info on broken Virgin Mary in Bellmore

The Nassau County Police Department seeks help in

(Credit: NCPD)

Crime Stoppers and Nassau police are seeking information concerning a Virgin Mary statue that was broken outside a Knights of Columbus in Bellmore earlier this week.

According to police, the incident took place between Tuesday at 10:19 a.m. and Wednesday at 10 a.m., outside the Knights of Columbus at 2333 Bellmore Ave.

There have been two other similar incidents of this nature recently...

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