County officials said the new fee would bring in about $1.6 million, according to Newsday. Entrepreneurs said there should be shared sacrifice during tough fiscal times.
Events and memorials were held around the Tri-State area Tuesday to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11th terror attacks.
More than two dozen convicted drunk drivers in Nassau County were busted for illegally driving a car to meet with their probation officers. The Nassau County District Attorney’s office announced the arrests of 25 convicted drunk drivers during a two-week sweep.
Deputy County Executive Rob Walker says the administration is negotiating with police unions on issues related to Mangano’s police plan.
Westhampton Beach mayor Conrad Teller was in the third grade during the Great New England Hurricane in 1938. Recalling the storm, which left 50 people dead, Teller says, unlike Hurricane Irene, no one knew what was about to hit.
There are over 300 roads in Nassau County on Long Island and many of them are just not safe for pedestrians.
I’m going to go on record right now and say it, this thing is never getting built, because of the referendum vote.
Officials on Long Island will ask voters this summer to approve a $400 million plan to build a new hockey arena next to the current home of the Islanders.
Edward Mangano’s proposal includes over $60 million in employee-related cuts, and would impose a 13-day unpaid furlough for county workers.
Justice Arthur Diamond denied Nassau County officials’ request for a preliminary injunction that would have blocked the Nassau Interim Finance Authority from taking control of the budget.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano accuses the Nassau Interim Finance Authority (NIFA) and the media of playing politics with county finances.
Nassau County’s largest union has reached a tentative agreement with the county on a new contract they say will save millions.
Nassau County residents will have a number to call for snow-related problems on Friday.
Since the MTA plans to stop paying for Long Island Bus Service, Nassau County has filed a lawsuit to stop the agency from collecting money under its payroll tax.