North Shore Garbage Strike Has Residents Worried About VerminMultiple villages on Long Island's North Shore are worried about vermin that may be attracted to piles of uncollected garbage.
North Hempstead Boy And Girl Scouts Team Up To Build Mosquito Fighting ‘Bat Boxes’To avoid what is known as the 'pesticide treadmill' the town is encouraging families to build their own bat houses.
Town Supervisor Wants North Hempstead Police Precinct RestoredJudi Bosworth said she's heard "from so many people saying, 'We need to have a more specific police presence here in the town of North Hempstead."
Town of North Hempstead To Crack Down On Charity Bin ScamsThe Town of North Hempstead is attaching new labels to charity clothing bins in an effort to crack down on donation scams.
North Hempstead Hoping To Slow Down Speeders With Radar-Activated SignsNorth Hempstead Supervisor Judy Bosworth said the town and surrounding villages will receive 24 signs, which show how fast vehicles are traveling and blink when someone is speeding.
L.I. Official PSEG Long Island Still Using Dangerous Chemical On PolesThe Town of North Hempstead was complaining this week that PSEG Long Island continues to use harmful and cancer-causing chemicals on its utility poles.
North Hempstead Board Member Reportedly Not In Favor Of Pay Raises For City EmployeesThe town of North Hempstead approved pay raises for employees this past week, but some are not happy about the increases.
North Hempstead Town Supervisor: Long Island Expressway Billboards Would Be 'Visual Pollution'The county is looking to replace some $30 million in projected revenue that was lost from the failed school zone speed camera program.
North Hempstead Leases Snow-Melting MachineThe town has leased a snow melter to help clear snow from commuter parking lots and areas where the snow is blocking viability on roadways.
Nassau OTB Backs Off Plans For Casino In Westbury Following Strong OppositionThe attorney for Nassau OTB said although they believed the site would have received all the necessary approvals, the opposition no longer made the property viable.
Off-Track Betting, Long Island Residents Fight Over Proposed Video Gambling ParlorMore than a year ago, New York State approved video gambling in Nassau County, but residents now say it's a gamble they don't want to take.
Hundreds Brave The Cold To Protest Proposed Westbury Gambling HallAnger trumped the cold as hundreds braved temperatures in the 20s Saturday to protest plans to put a casino in a North Hempstead shopping mall.