North Hempstead Hoping To Slow Down Speeders With Radar-Activated SignsNorth Hempstead Supervisor Judy Bosworth said the town and surrounding villages will receive 24 signs, which show how fast vehicles are traveling and blink when someone is speeding.
L.I. Official PSEG Long Island Still Using Dangerous Chemical On PolesThe Town of North Hempstead was complaining this week that PSEG Long Island continues to use harmful and cancer-causing chemicals on its utility poles.
North Hempstead Board Member Reportedly Not In Favor Of Pay Raises For City EmployeesThe town of North Hempstead approved pay raises for employees this past week, but some are not happy about the increases.
North Hempstead Town Supervisor: Long Island Expressway Billboards Would Be 'Visual Pollution'The county is looking to replace some $30 million in projected revenue that was lost from the failed school zone speed camera program.
North Hempstead Leases Snow-Melting MachineThe town has leased a snow melter to help clear snow from commuter parking lots and areas where the snow is blocking viability on roadways.
Hundreds Brave The Cold To Protest Proposed Westbury Gambling HallAnger trumped the cold as hundreds braved temperatures in the 20s Saturday to protest plans to put a casino in a North Hempstead shopping mall.
North Hempstead Supervisor: Residents Worried About Planned Westbury Gambling ParlorOTB announced last month it had chosen the vacant store in The Source mall for the gambling parlor, which would include up to 1,000 slot machines and table games. It could open sometime in 2015.
L.I. Law Warns Of Toxic Chemical Found On Power PolesOn Long Island, a new law is warning of toxic chemicals that have long been used to preserve power poles.
Double Utility Poles Spark Complaints From Long Island HomeownersThe Kim family of Glen Head speaks for many on Long Island's North Shore: "I think there are too many power poles."
Hundreds Of Trees Chopped Down Across Nassau To Be ReplantedMany who cherish the annual flowering trees along the North Shore have voiced their suspicions that the trees were needlessly axed.
Angry LIPA Customers Say They Can't Get Clear Answers About Power Restoration For those on Long Island without power since Sandy struck, there is word from the Long Island Power Authority that they won't want to hear.
Long Island Lawmakers Want To Ban Smoking In Cars With ChildrenA bill proposed and co-sponsored by Legislators Judi Bosworth and Judy Jacobs would ban smoking in all motor vehicles in Nassau County with at least one passenger younger than 18.