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LI Power

East Meadow Residents Thrilled To Get Power Back After Week Of Darkness

On Long Island, about 89,000 customers remain in the dark as of Thursday night, but there is some power progress being made.

09/01/2011

Flower Girl Found Dead

8-Year-Old Flower Girl Found Dead; Mom Unconscious

An 8-year-old who was supposed to be a flower girl in her cousin’s wedding Saturday was found dead in her home, and her mother was found unconscious by her side in a possible suicide attempt, Nassau County police said.

07/23/2011

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano (credit: Photo/Mona Rivera)

Nassau County’s High Tax Rates Expected To Rise

Nassau County homeowners pay the highest median property taxes in the country, and there’s no tax relief in sight. School costs are to blame, and education taxes on Long Island are projected to rise another four percent in 2012.

04/27/2011

Worker Electrocuted To Death On Long Island

PLAINVIEW, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say a 21-year-old male worker was electrocuted to death when his aluminum extension ladder struck overhead power lines. Police say it happened just after 2 p.m. Friday […]

11/05/2010

The interior of the seal of the Shinnecock Indian Nation

Shinnecocks Eyeing Potential Casino Site

The Shinnecock Indian Nation says it is considering a 144-acre property for a possible casino site.

10/21/2010

Arrest

NJ Police Arrest Suspect In Brutal Cabbie Killing

New Jersey police say they’ve captured the man behind last week’s cold-blooded killing of a cab driver.

10/03/2010

A common head lice crawls on a piece of paper after being removed from the hair of a little boy - Berlin, Germany - Jun 22, 2007 - Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

L.I. Mom Gets Proactive To Stop Lice Infections

It’s a big problem among young children. Now, one Long Island mom is being proactive and trying to stop lice from infecting children in one school district.

08/24/2010

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