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Andrea Rebello (credit: Facebook)

Police Union Defends Officer’s Actions In Hofstra University Standoff

While critics have questioned the actions of the Nassau County police officer who accidentally killed a 21-year-old Hofstra University student, police union officials have called him “a great cop who did the right thing.”

05/21/2013

Slot Machine (File Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Plan For ‘Huge’ Long Island Casino In The Works

A proposal to build a major Long Island casino with video slot machines is part of closed-door negotiations to expand casino gambling in New York, according to the head of the Nassau County Off-Track Betting Corp. and a legislative bill.

05/16/2013

Debris from superstorm Sandy in Long Beach, N.Y. - Nov. 20, 2012 (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

State Investigating Some Nassau County Offices Over Sandy Clean-Up Efforts

The probe will look into how Sandy contracts were awarded and how contractors performed.

05/15/2013

Long Island Marathon

Beefed Up Security Put Into Place For Long Island Marathon

Bomb-sniffing dogs and state troopers are on hand. There are officers on horseback and motorcycle along the route and police helicopters are also keeping an eye on things from the sky.

05/05/2013

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

Nassau County Postpones Closing Baldwin Police Precinct

It’s possible that merging the Baldwin-based First Precinct into the Seaford-based Seventh Precinct may never happen as planned, officials said.

04/08/2013

Lorraine Bianchini and Thomas McKinley (credit: Nassau County Police)

Police: Husband And Wife Sold Heroin From Elmont Home

Thomas McKinley, 53, and his wife Lorraine Bianchini, 61, were arrested Monday around 12:30 p.m. during an undercover operation, police said.

03/26/2013

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

Mangano Proposing Smaller Nassau Coliseum

Mangano believes that a new smaller venue would be more competitive for concerts, minor league sports, and family shows.

03/13/2013

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Mangano Touts Growing Movie Production In Nassau County

In 2012, Nassau County hosted over 650 production days – more days than Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and the Bronx.

03/04/2013

Screenshot of Nassau Works app

Nassau County Launches New Online Job Bank

Nassau Works, which was officially launched Tuesday, helps connect job seekers with local businesses by way of a free online service.

02/26/2013

Tom Suozzi as Nassau County Executive (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Former Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi Wants His Old Job Back

There is the potential for a Suozzi – Mangano rematch for Nassau County Executive in November.

02/13/2013

Motorists in Lake Grove try move their car. (credit: CBS 2)

Long Island Slammed With Snow As Blizzard Moves Through

The heaviest snowfall is expected Friday night and into Saturday. The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning, which remains in effect until 1 p.m. Saturday.

02/08/2013

LIPA crews working. (credit: CBS 2)

With Blizzard Looming, Long Islanders Say They Have Major Concerns About LIPA

Long Island is being warned there could be many power outages from the storm and for residents whose memories of Sandy are still fresh, that really is the last thing they want to hear.

02/07/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a news conference in Long Beach Dec. 16, 2012 (credit: Twitter.com/NYGovCuomo)

Gov. Cuomo Announces $40 Million In Federal Reimbursements For Nassau County’s Sandy Clean Up

These are the first reimbursements delivered in the state since Sandy hit in late October.

12/16/2012

Damage from Sandy in Lindenhurst, Long Island - Nov. 29, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Mangano: Help On The Way For Nassau Homeowners Affected By Sandy

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano announced Tuesday that homeowners will soon receive a property damage review form in the mail.

12/11/2012

A lineman from California works to restore power in Long Beach following Sandy - Nov. 20, 2012 (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nassau, Suffolk County Executives To Testify At Hearing On Sandy Storm Response

The Moreland Commission on Utility Storm Preparation and Response is holding a public hearing Tuesday at 6 p.m. at SUNY College of Old Westbury.

12/11/2012

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