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Long Island Puts Out Call For More Volunteer Firefighters

Nassau and Suffolk county executives are coming together to make an appeal for more volunteer firefighters.

04/23/2015

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and other officials announce they will increase police patrols around temples, synagogues, churches and other houses of worship for the upcoming Passover and Easter holidays. (credit: Nassau County Executive's Office)

Nassau County Increasing Police Patrols For Passover, Easter

Nassau County will increase police patrols around temples, synagogues, churches and other houses of worship for the upcoming Passover and Easter holidays.

03/31/2015

A home is torn down in Miller Place, N.Y., on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

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.

03/25/2015

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L.I. Asphalt Factory Tries To Keep Pace With Demand In Fight Against Potholes

As potholes swell across our region, local asphalt is in high demand and factories can barely keep pace.

03/24/2015

Nassau Regional Off-Track Betting has chosen the vacant Fortunoff store at The Source mall in Westbury  as the site of a new gambling hall. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Nassau County Executive Expresses Opposition To Casino At Former Fortunoff Site

Nassau 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.

01/13/2015

Michael Ostrander attempts to make his way through nearly five feet of snow on November 19, 2014 in the Lakeview neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. (Photo by John Normile/Getty Images)

Plows From L.I. Headed To Buffalo As Western NY Faces Another Wintry Wallop

A contingent of plows and personnel from Suffolk County is headed north to help with snow removal in Buffalo.

11/20/2014

Nassau County Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola, N.Y. (file / credit: Google Maps)

Nassau County Doled Out Big Bucks To Part-Time Employees In Last Year

Nassau County paid more than $26 million last year to 2,000 part-time or season workers, WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported.

07/22/2014

Boys await medical appointments in a holding area where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Arizona.  Brownsville, Texas, and Nogales, have been central to processing the more than 47,000 unaccompanied children who have entered the country illegally since Oct. 1. (Photo by Ross D. Franklin-Pool/Getty Images)

LI Officials: Feds Drop Plans To House Unaccompanied Children At Former Grumman Site In Bethpage

Congressmen 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.

06/27/2014

Boys await medical appointments in a holding area where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Arizona.  Brownsville, Texas, and Nogales, have been central to processing the more than 47,000 unaccompanied children who have entered the country illegally since Oct. 1. (Photo by Ross D. Franklin-Pool/Getty Images)

NY Officials Oppose Housing Unaccompanied Children At Bethpage Site

The federal government is looking at a former defense plant site in Bethpage to possibly house thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America.

06/26/2014

Riders get ready to board a Long Island Rail Road train in Bethpage, N.Y. (file/credit: Getty Images)

Court Of Appeals Declines To Hear Challenge To MTA Payroll Tax

New 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.

01/14/2014

Snow pile in front of Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Winter Storm Dumps More Than A Foot Of Snow On Parts Of Long Island

Residents are digging out after the first major winter storm of 2014 dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Long Island.

01/03/2014

Nassau County Police Chief Thomas Dale (credit: Nassau County Police)

Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Dale Resigns

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano said he met with Thomas Dale on Thursday morning and the commissioner tendered his resignation.

12/12/2013

Ed Mangano (file / credit: County Executive's Office)

Latest Polls Show Mangano Holds Substantial Lead Over Suozzi

Fifty-two percent of voters said that they backed Mangano compared to thirty-five percent for Suozzi, according to a Newsday, News 12, and Siena College poll.

10/12/2013

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, left, (Photo by Steven Henry/Getty Images); Tom Suozzi (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880).

Pundit: Mangano-Suozzi II Is Turning Into The ‘Thrilla In Mineola’

The race for Nassau County executive is getting national attention. The county’s nearly 1.5 million residents have been known to set voting trends.

10/09/2013

Pictured (left to right): County Executive Ed Mangano; DSS Commissioner John Imhof; and DSS Director of Investigations Scott Skrynecki. (credit: Nassau County Executive's Office)

13 People Accused Of Welfare Fraud In Nassau County

“Those that set out to defraud the system have become more crafty in their schemes and more elaborate in their schemes,” Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano said, adding that welfare fraud impacts everyone. “If you live in Nassau County and you’re paying taxes, you’re being cheated.”

07/08/2013

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