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Taurus April 22, 2014 at 05:06 pm
"Riders who rely on train service to get to work, home, and school deserve far better fromRead More employees paid to serve them." That's pretty funny !
Steve East April 22, 2014 at 05:29 pm
Kinda like what Jim Snow did at my house! LOCK THEM ALL UP!
Sal Anthony April 22, 2014 at 07:19 pm
Losers
Luis Guevara-Henriquz, 26, of Hempstead, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child. (Photo: NYS Police)
Carol H April 21, 2014 at 07:07 pm
The following comments are not meant to be construed as being an advocate for teen /under agedRead More drinking, just a personal observation: 1-When I was in HS in the 70s kids aged 13-18 were drinking in their own homes or in parks while parents were out for the eve or weekend. Nothing has changed much there, IMO. 2- my mid + 20 something kids have told me stories of parties in HS where the parents were not only home, but would buy beer & hard liquor (multiple flavored vodkas) for huge parties for their kids & their friends. They would sometimes party with the under aged teens as well. ( not one of my kids were "allowed" to drink before 21 yrs old. Nor in my home, nor at family functions. I wasn't with them every moment of the day to enforce this.) This is nothing new & if you think it is you are delusional. There are good & bad parenting styles. 3- I was once shown Facebook pictures of a 16 yr old local boy loading a few cases of beer onto a party bus for Jr Prom, using a dolly, so tell me that the bus driver was unaware. Perhaps stiffer penalties are needed for the bus drivers, to include the bus company and check ladies purses for drugs & booze smuggled in. Again, some parents are real a------- when it comes to this but some of us are responsible and teach their kids hoping & praying that they do the right thing despite peer pressure. 4- all of my children use taxi service, designated drivers or the train when they wish to drink legally (mid to upper 20s). They were taught at an early age never to get into a car with anyone they felt may have been impaired and so far have called me on 2 occasions to come get them at 2 or 3 am when this was so. God willing they will stay safe. Parents are the first line of defense, but stiffer laws are needed for bus companies & idiot parents who think it's a right of passage. Talk to your local elected officials!
Joe C. April 21, 2014 at 07:53 pm
Big Party Bus leaving from Massapequa after the Junior Prom Friday Night on its way to NYC Saturday.Read More Joanna P. is the organizer and her fool of a father Tony P. is the signer. Let the lawsuits begin !!!! Good Luck !!!!!
Penquin April 21, 2014 at 10:55 pm
You want the drivers eyes on the road or eyes on the kids. Let the parents pat down the kids beforeRead More they get on the bus. Leave the driver alone
Patch File Photo
Scott Peterson April 18, 2014 at 11:29 pm
In my experiences, the State Police I've encountered in my travels across the country have alwaysRead More displayed a level of courtesy and professionalism I've often found wanting in smaller organizations. I've never encountered a prick as I define the term though were I to include the term to mean one who seemingly allows no exceptions, I could see the term as valid.
knee jerk April 19, 2014 at 09:07 am
Well put definition Scott, seemingly describing Maryland State Troopers to a tee.
Jaques Strape April 22, 2014 at 12:34 pm
Pennsylvania Troopers are equally professional and courteous.
Nassau County Police are continuing the search for a woman who they say used counterfeit money at a Mineola pizzeria in June. (Photo: Crime Stoppers)
SLJ April 16, 2014 at 08:32 pm
Nothing like looking for a woman for a crime 10 months ago....
Don McGowan April 16, 2014 at 10:57 pm
Is this a joke!? THIS IS WHAT MY TAXES GO TO!? ARE YOU KIDDING ME!?
Vincent April 17, 2014 at 09:27 am
I read this BS site every day and this is the first time I've seen this. Maybe the Mineola PatchRead More featured an East Hampton or maybe a Greenport story that day. The Patch is a joke.
These two packages of heroin found in a man's underwear at JFK Airport have a street value of more than $70,000. Photo Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Massa April 16, 2014 at 08:02 pm
No trial, just get this loser off the streets. 20 year prison sentence would be a good start.
Brendan April 17, 2014 at 12:10 pm
I wonder when they plan on putting the CIA on trial for conspiracy to distribute these drugs...orRead More when they plan on going after the big pharma companies that are the main buyers of the product they're trying to get rid of. With everything the way it is, it is hard to believe that big government and big pharma is not colluding to produce huge profits at the expense of the addicts they cultivate. Look up zohydro...a drug ten times stronger than oxycontin. We have enough problems with oxy, why would you multiply that problem by ten?
susan larkin April 19, 2014 at 08:14 pm
this is what has to happen border patrol and customs step it up, there is an extreme amount ofRead More heroin in this county how come? We are losing our children, it is one of the worst addictions to break. We must open our eyes!
Luis Guevara-Henriquz, 26, of Hempstead, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child. (Photo: NYS Police)
stefan krompier April 20, 2014 at 04:45 pm
Back in the Day one of my sons begged to go on a trip to Great Adventure that was non sanctioned byRead More our High School. I sad fine and agreed to drive him to the pickup point. I don't think it was unexpected when I said "let me say hi to some of your friends" who had already boarded the bus. I was not surprised to see that the coolers on the bus had a greater variety of alcoholic beverages than I could have ever have hoped to accumulate in my liquor/beer cabinet. Not a word from my son as we walked back to my car. Was it my job in that situation to call the cops?
EG April 20, 2014 at 05:08 pm
Seriously everyone, our modern liberal society coddle's "kids" until they are like 30Read More plus years old. Then when they don't exhibit mature adult behavior, everyone seems dumbfounded. When you're pointing your finger at the "kids" three are pointing back at you
Walter S April 20, 2014 at 06:34 pm
James Barrett may have a point, they were being safeish. Imagine if they rented vans or somethingRead More and were driving themselves under the influence? It isn't cheap to rent a coach bus and I have to believe parents put up the money for this. The parents should be held accountable first if they paid for it and not accompanying the children. Parents should also be held more accountable for the actions of children 21 and younger. Many people bring children into this world and assume no responsibility, this must change.
Dina Lohan, when arrested on Sept. 12, 2013. Credit:
Sal Anthony April 16, 2014 at 02:27 am
Pig
Six Pack April 16, 2014 at 06:49 am
Unfortunately for a first time offender this is the average punishment. I would like to see a firingRead More squad myself. In Minnesota they have what is called Whiskey plates. If you get convicted of DWI you are issued new plates that start with the letter W followed by numbers. PE. W35478. So everyone knows your a drunk. So if the firing squad is to much maybe NY could do this
Meri B. Kassner April 16, 2014 at 07:10 am
First offence should be jail time. Maybe that would stop some repeat offenders. Their whole familyRead More is messed up. Ugh.
Sent from my Lear Jet April 18, 2014 at 01:10 pm
Stop with stupid marijuana arrests. Alcohol kills 88,000 every year, 11,00 of them mowed down byRead More drunk drivers. Tobacco killed 40,000. Marijuana killed ZERO. That's right ZERO. What the hell do they waste money arresting pot users who cause no social problems like alcohol does. Armed robberies, murders, wife beating, child abuse are all fueled by alcohol.
LB TAXPAYA April 18, 2014 at 03:23 pm
Good Point "Lear Jet". How do you feel about the NYPD stopping the snooping of Muslims?Read More I have mixed feelings. I definitely think they can foil terror plots by snooping, but it does kind of infringe on their privacy. It's a catch 22.
Bob West April 19, 2014 at 07:52 am
@Learjet- I appreciate your resistance to be "pigeonholed" and especially your commentRead More above about wasteful enforcing of pot laws with limited resources. Not to be picky, but you might want to clarify your above post- looks like maybe a typo. "National security and terrorism intelligence is something that should very loosely restricted." I think I know what you mean to say, but others might not. Thanks for your often "think out of the box." comments.
crookhaven April 6, 2014 at 06:40 pm
hey krista, i believe u can use both words-pled and pleaded......
Ivan Ivanovich April 7, 2014 at 12:53 am
"I was doing research for my investigation" said the pervert cop
Giambona Jr April 11, 2014 at 09:05 am
Once again another Law Inforcement officer ,considers himself above the law.
CAPICU April 3, 2014 at 10:03 am
Hey Barbie..... you know ...you don't need to know eNGRISH to use a smartie phone.
Buck Wheat April 7, 2014 at 11:33 am
A Family member reported her missing? where are her parents? she entered the country legally twoRead More months ago? She is 16 and speaks no English does she go to school? did she sign up for Obamacare?? Will taxpayers be paying for her kids to go to college??
CAPICU April 7, 2014 at 12:42 pm
I think you're barking up the wrong tree ........The commentators on this page can't answer youRead More questions..Amigo
ARCH STANTON March 31, 2014 at 03:30 pm
THE INCIDENTS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND INAPPROPRIATE CONTACT WITH STUDENTS IN SCHOOLS ON LONG ISLAND ISRead More RISING. IN THE PAST FIFTEEN MONTHS THERE HAVE BEEN ELEVEN ARRESTS OF TEACHERS ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ABUSE. HOW MANY OTHER INCIDENTS HAVE OCCURRED, THAT CHILDREN ARE AFRAID TO REPORT? MOST PARENTS TEACH THEIR CHILDREN TO BE WARY OF STRANGERS. UNFORTUNATELY MOST INCIDENTS OF ABUSE ARE PERPETRATED BY SOMEONE THE CHILD KNOWS. THEY SHOULDN'T HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT NOT BEING SAFE IN THEIR SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT.
Edward Lucas. Credit: Nassau County District Attorney
Sal Anthony March 29, 2014 at 10:37 pm
And now mr lucas has a new position he is senator lucas.
Steven Wagner March 30, 2014 at 12:31 pm
I say big friggin deal.It was 5 years ago.If he's been doing a good job,then who cares.People haveRead More to live.If you get convicted of something it shouldn't ruin your whole life forever.Dedicate some time to the drug smugglers transporting heroin across Long Island everyday.The speed of this investigation astounds me
LionKing April 1, 2014 at 02:20 pm
GREAT EXAMPLE RICE ! ! ! You'll DEF. get my vote for congress! N O T
Ralph Cavaliere March 31, 2014 at 09:24 am
To Christopher Wendt, Where did "Jack" say anything salacious in his comments on theRead More Hofstra student's death? ALL avenues of the cause of death should be explored...A young man, not yet in his prime, is a most unusual death. As far as I'm concerned, suicide is a criminal act as is homicide. It is still killing someone, even if self inflicted.....By the way, salacious is the wrong word to use in your point of view. I see nothing "salty" in his comments.
Haig March 31, 2014 at 03:48 pm
Another drug addict dead !!
We Are Penn State April 21, 2014 at 11:23 pm
Christopher Wendt - who made a salacious comment? A salacious comment refers to speaking aboutRead More sexual matters in an indecent manor...
Raymond Ragen. Credit: File Photo
Sal Anthony March 29, 2014 at 10:38 pm
Worthless scum
Sal Anthony March 31, 2014 at 07:49 pm
Drunk prick
Patrick Lee April 16, 2014 at 08:11 am
If he could be convicted based on a picture, the one on this article would probably do it.