Hempstead OKs Redevelopment Plan For Nassau Coliseum SiteA group headed by developer Bruce Ratner will renovate the aging arena and build a movie theater, restaurants, stores, recreation and office space on the 91-acre site.
New Study Finds 'Explosion Of Hatred' Against Jews WorldwideAs many around the world pause to mourn those lost in the Holocaust, Israeli researchers found anti-Semitic incidents are on the rise.
Developer Submits Redevelopment Plan For Nassau Coliseum SiteDeveloper Bruce Ratner has submitted his plan for the 91-acre site to the town of Hempstead for review.
Old Brooklyn Paramount Theater To Return As Performance VenueThe Brooklyn Paramount, at the northeast corner of Flatbush and DeKalb avenues in downtown Brooklyn, will undergo a 24-month renovation and reopen, according to a news release.
Report: Prokhorov Willing To Sell Nets 'For The Right Price'Mikhail Prokhorov is reportedly open to selling a portion of the Brooklyn Nets. But one major detail is in question: Would he part with a controlling stake?
Report: Nets Owner To Tone Down Spending In Effort To Get $1B ValuationAccording to a report, the Nets are "far from" profitable, and Prokhorov is concerned that if the team is losing money it will scare away deep-pocketed bidders looking to buy Ratner's stake.
Report: Revenue Guarantees At Barclays Stand To Benefit Islanders BigSkepticism generally dominates the landscape when it comes to the Islanders. But, if the latest report is true, it has to be viewed as a positive by fans and a potential new owner.
Report: Islanders Will Not Move To Brooklyn A Year EarlyThere will be no escape from Nassau County after this season. The Islanders will reportedly play next season, the final season of their lease, in the place they have called home since 1972.
Architects Unveil Designs That Rethink Parking Structures On Long IslandImagine a parking garage doubling as a concert venue, a fairground, or a skating rink. Some of the best and brightest architects unveiled their designs Thursday from the parking lot of the future.
Poll: De Blasio Maintains Overwhelming Lead Over Lhota A Week Before ElectionThe New York Times/Siena College Poll of likely voters gives de Blasio a 45-point lead, 68 percent to 23 percent.
Union Leader: Approval Of New Nassau Coliseum Proposal Means 'Jobs, Jobs, Jobs'Local officials touted Monday's unanimous vote to approve the $229 million redevelopment of Nassau Coliseum and its surrounding property.
Nassau Lawmakers Unanimously Approve Nassau Coliseum Renovation ProposalCounty legislators will vote on a plan by developer Bruce Ratner to renovate the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and build a retail and entertainment complex that would include restaurants, an ice rink, a bowling alley and a movie theater.