Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A 42-year-old Hempstead woman was arrested Thursday for allegedly robbing another woman at gunpoint in a Roosevelt Field Mall parking lot in late May, Nassau County police said. Lisa Berry was charged with first-degree robbery and criminal use of a firearm stemming from the May 26 incident, police said. Berry allegedly approached a 25-year-old woman who had just completed her shift at the mall and demanded money while threatening the victim with a black handgun, police said. The woman handed over $110, police said. Berry allegedly fled through a nearby parking garage. Berry was located Thursday night on Fulton Avenue in Hempstead and placed under arrest, police said. She is scheduled to be arraigned Friday at First District Court in Hempstead.
Dennis “Jay” Becker, age 63 of Batesville, died Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at MHP Medical Center in Shelbyville. Born March 24, 1955 in Batesville, he is the son of Gloria (Nee: Skidmore) and Donald Becker. He married Shirley Veerkamp October 24, 1987 at St. Mary’s Church in Greensburg. He spent 35 years as Director of Radiology for Decatur County Hospital and the last five years as an ultrasound sonographer at Major Hospital in Shelbyville.He was best described as a kind hearted mentor. Jay took a genuine interest in the lives of his family and friends, always offering encouragement and focus for life’s difficult decisions. Those same qualities carried over to his work as well, where he was engaged with the personal well being of his patients. An accomplished cook, Jay enjoyed hosting gatherings and was in his element on the grill or at the smoker. His family teased that the T.V. was always turned to the Food Network channel. Other interests including playing Pinochle with friends, relaxing in the sun and following horse racing’s yearly Triple Crown run.He is survived by his wife Shirley; daughter Katie Becker of Batesville; sons Ben (Toni) Becker of Greensburg, Zach Becker of Batesville, Landon Becker of Silver Springs, Maryland, Chris Becker of Greensburg, Brad Becker of Waldron, Indiana; sisters Cindy (Dick) Feller of Batesville, Diane Holderman of Englewood, Ohio, Virginia Becker of Batesville; brother Dan (Angie) Becker of Westfield, Indiana and grandson Daxton Becker who is soon to be joined by a sister in the next few days.Visitation is Friday, June 15th, from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Saturday, June 16th at St. Louis Church with Rev. Stan Pondo officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family requests memorials to Batesville Rescue 10 Life Squad or the Alzheimer’s Association.
Share StumbleUpon Submit Sportradar combats social media abuse with player protection solution August 17, 2020 Sports betting data supplier Betradar‘s stand will be one to visit if esports is on your list of interests at ICE Totally Gaming next month.Alexander Inglot, SportradarEsports will play a big part at this year’s ICE, which incidentally is the largest ever, and Betradar is playing along by putting on the ‘Betradar Esports Invitational’. This will see two CS:GO teams, in the form of Endpoint and Impulse Gaming, battle it out with renowned esports veteran Paul ‘ReDeYe’ Chaloner as host.Elsewhere at the ExCeL Centre, esports will rear its head at the GamCrowd Pitch ICE competition. Four of the start-up companies that have made the shortlist are esports focused, and our sister publication Esports Insider took a closer look at these here.Alex Inglot, Director of Communications at Sportradar, commented: “We are really looking forward to welcoming operators and other ICE delegates to our stand S1-150 on Tuesday and Wednesday at 11am and 2pm both days. During those time slots, Betradar will be bringing its esports betting solutions to life alongside our Betradar Esports Invitational.“The Invitational, a head to head between two leading UK teams, will be punctuated by the inimitable commentary and input of ReDeYe, who needs no introduction to anyone who has been to pretty much any significant esports event around the world. It should make for a great atmosphere to experience, understand and learn more about esports and esports betting.”Betradar can be found at Stand S1-150, this is where the action will be at 11am and 2pm on the Tuesday and Wednesday. It’s also where the company’s experts, such as Head of Esports James Watson, can talk any interested operators (or other parties) through esports and what Betradar has to offer in that regard. Björn Nilsson: How Triggy is delivering digestible data through pre-set triggers August 28, 2020 Related Articles Share ESI Digital – No Drama Please… Esports growth should be treated as business as usual August 20, 2020