Anger trumped the cold as hundreds braved temperatures in the 20s Saturday to protest plans to put a casino in a North Hempstead shopping mall.
The battle over PSEG Long Island’s controversial towering new utility poles continues.
OTB announced last month it had chosen the vacant store in The Source mall for the gambling parlor, which would include up to 1,000 slot machines and table games. It could open sometime in 2015.
Many communities count on dog owners to get their pets licensed. But a Long Island town is considering counting the pooches itself.
The Long Island community of North Hempstead says residents have to pick up after their dogs or pay the price – but exactly what that price is might be a little confusing.
On Long Island, a new law is warning of toxic chemicals that have long been used to preserve power poles.
More than a dozen 70-year-old trees were suddenly chopped down in one Long Island, and now residents, stuck with unslightly stumps, are demanding answers.
Kenneth Iacono of North Hempstead was convicted in 2011 and fined for violating a town code prohibiting the feeding and harboring of wild pigeons. He was in State Supreme Court Thursday hoping to get the conviction tossed.
While many commuters are looking forward to the Long Island Rail Road’s expansion into Grand Central Terminal, those in one Long Island town are a bit wary.
Officials in a Long Island town said this week that they have to scare off invasive Canada geese, and now must resort to euthanasia.
A Long Island man whose son committed suicide after he was bullied at school led the Bullying Awareness Walk Saturday.
Hempstead is just one of many Nassau County towns that is dealing with this pricey problem. In Garden City, neighborhoods are strewn with uprooted stumps and shattered sidewalks.
Wednesday was 12-12-12 and that meant thousands of couples around the country and around the world tied the knot on the once-a-century date.
As of Saturday afternoon, the Long Island Power Authority reported that 130 of its customers are without power, most of which reside in Hempstead, Oyster Bay and North Hempstead.
It has been a problem over the heads of residents in the town of North Hempstead, Long Island for years.