Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano
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.
Residents are digging out after the first major winter storm of 2014 dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Long Island.
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano said he met with Thomas Dale on Thursday morning and the commissioner tendered his resignation.
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.
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.
“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.”
Many of the county park pools suffered severe damage in superstorm Sandy and have undergone extensive repairs and improvements.
The Islanders are skating off to Brooklyn in 2015, leaving cash-strapped Nassau County once again on the hot seat to come up with a critically needed plan to save its coliseum.
This ongoing series will focus on shining a light in an attempt to autopsy why the NHL not only died in Nassau County, but who helped hammer in the nails of the proverbial coffin.
New York City and Long Island are following in New Jersey’s footsteps in instituting an odd-even gas rationing system.
It’s bad news for Nassau County homeowners. School tax bills for many are drastically higher — double digits higher.
According to an NHL source, Islanders owner Charles Wang will use the new developer aspects in Nassau County to put more pressure on the Barclays Center for a good deal. Things are starting to happen.
He’s vowing not to raise property taxes in the current political climate, but with sales taxes down, and revenues from red light cameras down, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano still faces a staggering budget deficit.
If you find positives in Nassau County’s new plan to renovate the area where the Islanders currently play, I have an old and dilapidated coliseum to sell you. This latest attempt to keep the NHL where it currently resides is pie in the sky.
As you continue to watch the playoffs, you might want to take a look at a team that was once in the same boat as the Islanders — the Florida Panthers. It will give you some perspective on why certain things play out the way they do.