New Real Estate Fees Set To Take Effect Monday In Nassau CountyThe cost of closing or refinancing a home will be skyrocketing in Nassau County in an effort to balance the budget.
Long Island Puts Out Call For More Volunteer FirefightersNassau and Suffolk county executives are coming together to make an appeal for more volunteer firefighters.
Nassau County Increasing Police Patrols For Passover, EasterNassau County will increase police patrols around temples, synagogues, churches and other houses of worship for the upcoming Passover and Easter holidays.
Nassau Conty Rolls Out New System To Track, Clean Up 'Zombie Houses'"Abandoned properties have become breeding grounds for mold and crime, and are a welcome mat for squatters," Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano said.
L.I. Asphalt Factory Tries To Keep Pace With Demand In Fight Against PotholesAs potholes swell across our region, local asphalt is in high demand and factories can barely keep pace.
Nassau County Executive Expresses Opposition To Casino At Former Fortunoff SiteNassau County Executive Ed Mangano took to Twitter on Monday to announce he's against the casino-style gaming parlor proposed for the old Fortunoff site in Westbury.
Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry WallopA contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.
Nassau County Doled Out Big Bucks To Part-Time Employees In Last YearNassau County paid more than $26 million last year to 2,000 part-time or season workers, WCBS 880's Sophia Hall reported.
LI Officials: Feds Drop Plans To House Unaccompanied Children At Former Grumman Site In BethpageCongressmen Steve Israel and Peter King and Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano were notified Friday that the Department of Health and Human Services is no longer considering the former Grumman warehouse, which is near a Superfund site.
NY Officials Oppose Housing Unaccompanied Children At Bethpage SiteThe federal government is looking at a former defense plant site in Bethpage to possibly house thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America.
Court Of Appeals Declines To Hear Challenge To MTA Payroll TaxNew York's Court of Appeals, the state's highest court, declined Tuesday to hear a challenge to the commuter tax, letting the tax stand in downstate counties.
Winter Storm Dumps More Than A Foot Of Snow On Parts Of Long IslandResidents are digging out after the first major winter storm of 2014 dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Long Island.