Monthly Archive:: September 2017

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Greek Church in Merrick Granted Expansion

Neighbors File Lawsuit on Procedural Grounds by DOUGLAS FINLAY St. Demetrios Church on Hewlett Avenue in Merrick has been granted special exceptions by the Town of Hempstead’s zoning Board of Appeals to build a 25,684 square-foot two-story structure on its property
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Bellmore Street Festival Comes to Town September 14

The 31st Annual Bellmore Family Street Festival is presented by the Chamber of Commerce of the Bellmores and sponsored by Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, the Nassau County Police Department, Supervisor Anthony J. Santino and the Town of Hempstead, News 12
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Local Group Sues PSC over NYAmerican Water Rate Hikes

Seeks donations for legal fees After more than a year of protests opposing any NY American Water rate hikes in the Bellmores and the Merricks, saying “water bills are too damn high,” Long Island Clean Air Water and Soil Ltd. of
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9/11Ceremonies in Bellmore and Merrick

The Bellmore Fire Department will hold its annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony on Monday, September 11, in front of Bellmore Fire Department headquarters on Pettit Avenue, beginning at 6:30 p.m. , before a Mass celebration at St. Barnabas, which begins at 7
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Bungalows, Brooklyn and The Bronx – at the Bellmore Library

(Yiddish humorist Marjorie Gottlieb Wolff) The Rockaway Bungalows, Brooklyn and to a lesser extent The Bronx were front-and–center at the Bellmore Memorial Library’s quarterly historical meeting as more than 70 residents came to reminisce over their old “stomping grounds” when Yiddish
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Merrick Fall Festival is this Weekend

The Merrick Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Merrick Fall Festival and Nassau County Business and Craft Fair through Sunday, September 10. Merrick Avenue will be closed between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sat­urday and Sunday between Loines Ave­nue and Sunrise Highway. Parking in the Merrick