Long Island Association

Babylon Small Business (credit: CBS 2)

Local Store Owners Hope To Bounce Back From Effects Of Sandy On ‘Small Business Saturday’

In Babylon on Long Island, small shops are feeling the strain from two weeks of lost sales, storm-damaged products and buildings and customers dealing with personal crises and fewer discretionary dollars.

11/20/2012

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WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 1

The jobs situation actually is getting better, if you know where to look, reported WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot.

06/04/2012

Long Island (file / credit: NASA)

Long Island Association Calls For Nassau-Suffolk Merger

A few years ago, one man wanted to change Long Island into a state. Another plan called for Long Island to be broken up into three areas. Now, there’s a call to make it one county.

09/22/2011

Steve Bellone and Angie Carpenter (file / credit: Steve Bellone for Suffolk County Executive, Carpenter for the County)

Candidates For Suffolk County Executive Meet For First Debate

The candidates for Suffolk County Executive met before the Long Island Association Thursday morning for their first debate.

09/15/2011

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Six Bio-Pharmaceutical Companies Setting Up Shop On Long Island

The Long Island Association’s Kevin Law says the deal was made possible with the help of tax credits and grants.

08/17/2011

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin smiles as she is introduced during a public appearance at a Long Island Association (LIA) meeting and luncheon in Woodbury, N.Y., Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Sarah Palin Addresses Long Island Association Luncheon

“I am still thinking about it,” was Palin’s response when asked whether or not she’ll seek the presidency in 2012.

02/17/2011

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (credit: AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)

Sarah Palin Heading To Long Island Next Month

The executive director of the Long Island Association said the former Alaska governor has agreed to a one-hour onstage interview at the group’s annual meeting in February.

01/21/2011

Long Island - File / Photo: NASA

L.I. Association President Pushes For Destination Center

Long Island Association president Kevin Law says that it’s time the island start acting like the big guy that it is.

01/04/2011