County Executive Edward Mangano

U.S. Navy veteran Shafqat Wasi and his family are joined by Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and other local leaders for the dedication of their new house in Hicksville. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Navy Vet, Family Honored With House Built By Other Veterans

A deserving serviceman and his family were handed the keys to their new home Monday. It is a subsidized house, built over the last five months by other veterans working in their spare time.

11/10/2014

Miss Harper (credit: Nassau County SPCA)

Nassau County Legislature Approves Proposal For Animal Abuse Registry

The Nassau County Legislature on Monday passed a bill that would establish an online registry of people convicted of animal abuse.

05/19/2014

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County & MTA Police Team Up To Combat Anti-Semitism In Five Towns

Authorities say the move comes following 11 separate incidents of anti-Semitic graffiti appearing on three LIRR station platforms in Five Towns over the last year.

01/29/2014

Nassau County Kids Fest

Tightened Patrols In Nassau County After Would-Be Child Abductions

Police in Nassau County have increased patrols and heightened security in Merrick, after an alarming number of stranger danger incidents.

04/27/2013

Officials in Nassau County meet to discuss safety measures for the upcoming Long Island Marathon on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Police Discuss Security For Upcoming Long Island Marathon

Dozens of state and county officials as well as race organizers met for about an hour Wednesday on how to improve safety measures.

04/17/2013