Janelle Clausen

Janelle Clausen is a reporter with Blank Slate Media covering the Great Neck peninsula and Town of North Hempstead. She previously freelanced for the Amityville Record, Massapequa Post and the Babylon Beacon. When not reporting, the south shore native can usually be found buried in a book, playing video games or talking Star Wars.

Janelle Clausen

Janelle Clausen is a reporter with Blank Slate Media covering the Great Neck peninsula and Town of North Hempstead. She previously freelanced for the Amityville Record, Massapequa Post and the Babylon Beacon. When not reporting, the south shore native can usually be found buried in a book, playing video games or talking Star Wars.
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CareConnect halting renewal and writing of policies in November

CareConnect is no longer writing or renewing individual policies for 2018 and will stop writing and renewing group policies on

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Great Neck Library candidates introduce selves to voters

Three of the four remaining library candidates for Great Neck Library leadership positions fielded questions from residents on Wednesday night,

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A study in contrast at Democratic and Republican gatherings

By Janelle Clausen and Rebecca Klar Republicans gathered at Mirelle’s Restaurant in Westbury began Tuesday night with excitement as early

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North Hempstead, Adelphi expand on emergency preparedness campaign

The Town of North Hempstead and Adelphi University have continued expanding their disaster preparedness initiative, handing out guides to hundreds

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Initial LED light installation expected to be done this week in Village of Great Neck

The Village of Great Neck will likely complete the first phase of its LED light installation by the end of

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Developers seek to answer residential concern over Clover Drive proposal

Developers and representatives promised to remain committed to finishing a safe access road and maintaining a set of properties in

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Great Neck Plaza preps for Welwyn and Shoreward project

The Village of Great Neck Plaza is making final preparations for bid documents for the Shoreward-Welwyn transportation enhancement project, officials

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Great Neck author and mother reflects on gun control advocacy

More than five years after testifying at a legislative hearing following a mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School that

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Author showcases Long Island Jewish population through synagogues

Ira Poliakoff said he was searching for a good project following his kidney transplant and retirement when he noticed that

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Dolans win $900K in settlement with NHP fire department, commissioners

Longtime firefighters Michael Dolan Sr. and son Michael Dolan Jr.’s legal battle culminated with a $900,000 settlement with the New

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North Shore schools see fewer ELA opt-outs than Nassau average

By Amelia Camurati, Janelle Clausen, Rebecca Klar and Luke Torrance Thousands of Nassau County students opted out of the state's

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Defense Secretary James Mattis to speak at USMMA commencement

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis will be the commencement speaker at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point

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PSEG Long Island reliability project begins in Great Neck Plaza, Estates

PSEG Long Island began a 10-month circuit reliability project in Great Neck Plaza and Great Neck Estates last month in

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Ballroom dancing swings into the Gold Coast Arts Center

By day, Great Neck resident Jadis Armbruster has been doing work for SHIFT Communications, a public relations firm in New

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Nassau County officials express support for new police academy

Nassau County officials announced plans to build a new police academy on the Nassau Community College campus in Garden City

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