Board Rejects Nassau County Executive's Budget PlanIt's back to the drawing board after the control board overseeing Nassau County's finances rejected the County Executive Ed Mangano's 2016 budget plan.
DA: Long Island Emergency Management Official Accused Of PerjuryA Long Island deputy commissioner for emergency management has been arrested on charges he lied about a prior conviction on job applications.
Officials Announce Heightened Security Measures For Belmont StakesBackpacks, coolers, luggage and large bags are banned from going beyond the parking lot of the race track.
Officials Demand LIPA Work Quicker To Restore Power, Improve Communications With CustomersJust over 255,000 Long Islanders remained in the dark Monday, down from more than 935,000 immediately after the storm.
Report: Nearly 100 Nassau County Police Officers Accept Early Retirement DealsIn addition to the 98 officers, 51 civilian members of the Civil Service Employees Association also accepted a separate deal, according to a report. Collectively, the moves are estimated to save Nassau County more than $20 million a year.
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano Plans To Cut 130 WorkersNassau County Executive Edward Mangano says he will lay off 130 municipal employees and redeploy 160 members of the police department. The cuts would go into effect July 1.