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Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano (file/credit: County Executive's Office)

State Board: Nassau Budget Woes ‘Necessitate’ Continuation Of Deficit

In its first analysis of County Executive Ed Mangano’s 2014 budget, the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, or NIFA, is projecting a $122 million budget deficit next year in Nassau County with larger than projected deficits through 2017.

10/10/2013

President Barack Obama delivers remarks in the Rose Garden of the White House October 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Obama Blasts House Republicans For ‘Ideological Crusade’ That Shut Down Government

The shutdown, the first since the winter of 1995-96, closed national parks, museums along the Washington Mall and the U.S. Capitol visitors center.

10/01/2013

East Garden City shooting suspect Sang Ho Kim's SUV is seen on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 after being found abandoned in Putnam County, NY (credit: CBS 2)

Police Find Getaway Car Of East Garden City Shooting Suspect; Manhunt Continues

Dozens of police departments as well as state and federal authorities have been hunting for 63-year-old Sang Ho Kim of Queens.

09/26/2013

An exterior view of the Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

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.

09/24/2013

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale as seen from Chopper 880 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Nassau Lawmakers Unanimously Approve Nassau Coliseum Renovation Proposal

County 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.

09/23/2013

Ed Mangano (file / credit: County Executive's Office)

Nassau County Budget Plan Keeps Taxes Flat, Calls For Future Borrowing

Ed Mangano’s challenger and former county executive Tom Suozzi said the budget plan does nothing to solve the county’s debt.

09/18/2013

Democratic Nassau County executive nominee Tom Suozzi speaks in East Meadow, Sept. 12, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Suozzi Pledges To ‘Bring Everything We Have’ In Nassau County Exec Race

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – The race is on in the rematch between incumbent Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and the position’s previous officeholder. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, Democrat Tom Suozzi wants his […]

09/12/2013

Outside Garden City synagogue (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Traditions Usher In Rosh Hashanah, The Jewish New Year

Nassau County authorities are urging people to be extra vigilant over the next 10 days.

09/04/2013

A view of the matrix board announcement of the New York Islanders' move to Brooklyn at Barclays Center on October 24, 2012. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Isles Will Move to Brooklyn, But Return To Long Island Is More Possible Than You Think

A lot can change over the span of an arena lease and this particular case is no exception to that. Unless Ratner and the Isles hit a grand slam here, nothing is off the table.

08/20/2013

An exterior view of the Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Forest City Ratner Selected To Renovate Nassau Coliseum

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano called Forest City Ratner’s proposal the “best opportunity for Nassau County” at a Thursday press conference.

08/15/2013

Nassau County Police respond to the shooting of an officer on Aug. 14, 2013. Inset: Police display the gun they say was recovered at the scene. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Police: Nassau County Cop Shot, Injured While Responding To Burglary

An officer who police said was responding to a report of a home burglary was shot and injured early Wednesday morning on Long Island.

08/14/2013

Nassau County ShotSpotter system. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Nassau County ‘ShotSpotter’ System Gets Video Upgrade

The video cameras pan to the area where shots were fired to record a license plate, a car, a face or anything else that can help catch the suspect.

08/06/2013

Looks Great Service sign. The tree removal company has a big contract with Nassau, which officials are investigating for possible payola. (credit: CBS 2)

State Officials Looking Into Possible Payola Between Nassau Exec, Tree Company

Looks Great Service has a whopping $70 million contract with Nassau for debris removal, CBS 2 has learned. It has been revealed that Looks Great has contributed $17,000 to the Republican’s re-election campaign.

07/12/2013

Wantagh Park pool (credit: Nassau County Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Museums)

Nassau County Public Pool Hours Extended As Steamy Conditions Stick Around

The county’s public pools will be open an additional two hours on Monday – until 8 p.m. – due to high demand.

07/08/2013

Superstorm Sandy debris on Long Island (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Mangano: 61 Contractors Arrested For Working Without Licenses

“We had one contractor who was knocking on doors collecting money to do Sandy recovery work. He would do a little bit of the work and then move on,” County Consumer Affairs Commissioner Madalyn Farley said.

06/27/2013

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