Sen. Lee Zeldin

A directional sign in various languages is placed to point voters to a polling station in New York on November 4, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad/Getty Images)

Despite Being Under Indictment, Rep. Grimm Wins Reelection

Closely watched U.S. House races in New York include a spirited challenge to embattled Staten Island U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm, a Hudson Valley rematch and two first-time candidates battling for an open seat stretching across the state’s northern reaches.

11/04/2014

Gas Pump (file / credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

New York Senator Takes Aim At Gas Cash-Credit Price Gap

Many gas stations charge a little more for credit card purchases, but some stations on Long Island have a differential of up to $2 a gallon.

04/24/2012

Gas Station (file / credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Gas Price Gap Between Credit And Cash Up To $2 A Gallon At Some L.I. Stations

At one Gulf station in Medford, gas is going for $3.99 a gallon with cash but $5.99 a gallon with credit.

04/20/2012

State Senator Jack Martins (R-Mineola) flanked by lawmakers at Mineola press conference (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Long Island Officials Lobby To Eliminate MTA Payroll Tax

Two Long Island senators and other elected officials are backing a bill to repeal the MTA payroll tax for Nassau and Suffolk counties, towns and villages.

02/03/2012