Jake Passmore and Dessie Murphy-Passmore: Woodmere couple managed real estate properties
The couple also worked full-time jobs. Dessie Murphy-Passmore was an information agent for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, while Jake Passmore worked as a foreman in a factory in Brooklyn for over 30 years.
Valley Stream coffeehouse closes after 9 years
Hundreds of its devoted fans waited for hours to say goodbye.
Water main break temporarily shuts down Nassau intersection
Police say the intersection of Rockaway Avenue and Peninsula Boulevard on the border of Lynbrook, Valley Stream and Hewlett has reopened.
Ex-correction officer sentenced for murdering girlfriend's mother
The sentencing of Ralph Keppler, of Lynbrook, followed his guilty plea last year to murder and other charges in the killing of Theresa Kiel, a schoolteacher.
They survived coronavirus. Now they're getting help fighting anxiety, depression.
Battling the coronavirus and the isolation brought by the pandemic has left many exhausted and stressed. Mental health experts work to help them recognize and address symptoms.
Allyson Mestel-Schapira: 'Brought joy to anybody she encountered'
A speech pathologist at PS 229 in Woodside, Mestel-Schapira was known for organizing birthday celebrations and social outings.
Valley Stream 13 district cuts budget hike in half
The district's board on Tuesday night unanimously endorsed a revised $54.4 million budget that would raise spending 2.51% and tax revenue 1%.
Cops: Woman, 26, killed in tubing accident
The woman was killed when the inner tube she was riding behind a powerboat crashed into a bulkhead in Parsonage Cove in Oceanside, police said.
Edgar Ednalino: Pediatrician had a love for music
Accomplished on the piano, guitar and vocals, he enjoyed emulating the Beatles and Patsy Cline and making those around him happy.
Catherine Mott: Matriarch was 'always there to listen'
A working woman who loved to travel, Catherine Mott was a "good human" for whom family took priority.