Bedbugs (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Exterminators Called Into Nassau County Social Services Building For Bedbugs

Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) Union Leader Jerry Laricchiuta said that the bedbug and mice problem at the Nassau County Social Services building in Uniondale on Long Island is unacceptable.


Nassau County Seal (file / credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nassau Co. Workers Get Another Pay Freeze

If you work for one Long Island county, you’re going to have to keep watching what you spend.


Union workers rally against Nassau County layoffs - Mineola, NY - Oct 17, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Workers Rally Against Nassau County Layoffs; Mangano Rips Union Leaders

Several thousand unionized Nassau County workers rallied outside the County Executive’s office in Mineola to protest his proposal to layoff hundreds of employees to balance the budget.


Members of the CSEA rally against layoffs - Mineola, NY - Jun 28, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

CSEA Members Protest Approval Of Nassau County Layoffs

You could hear chants of “shame on you” inside the Nassau County legislative chamber on Tuesday.


Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino (file / credit: Westchester County)

Astorino Ready For Showdown With Westchester County Unions

Public employee unions are being pushed to make concessions as local governments struggle to balance budgets. This is especially the case in Westchester County, where battle lines are being drawn.


A large house across the street from one of Nassau County's country clubs is seen in Roslyn, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

State Watchdog Takes Over Nassau County’s Finances

Nassau County’s largest union has reached a tentative agreement with the county on a new contract they say will save millions.