Gov. Cuomo Signs Legislation For Nail Salon Worker ProtectionsThe legislation gives the Department of State power to shutter unlicensed salons.
Some Residents Concerned With Drop In Nassau County DWI ArrestsMarge Lee, with the group Dedicatedd, said it's very odd that in Suffolk County and in Queens, DWI arrests have increased, but in Nassau the numbers have fallen in the past three years.
Police Crack Down On Dangerous Driving In New JerseyPolice in Northern New Jersey were out in full force this long holiday weekend, cracking down on all types of dangerous drivers.
Newtown Panel Votes Unanimously To Tear Down Sandy Hook Elementary SchoolThe panel had narrowed a list of choices to renovating or rebuilding on the school site or building a new school on property down the street. Each would cost between about $48 million and $60 million.
School Security Task Force Set Up For Bergen CountyOfficials in Bergen County, N.J., formed a task force Monday to focus on school security assessments.
Conn. Gun Violence Task Force Website Goes LiveThe website allows the public to submit testimony on several ideas being considered in the wake of the Newtown school shooting.
NY State Senate Forms Bipartisan Task Force On Sandy RecoveryThe members of the task force will tour and hold hearings in damaged communities across the New York metropolitan region.
Superstorm Sandy Victims: Federal Aid Can't Come Fast EnoughSuperstorm Sandy victims had their sights Saturday on Washington, D.C., hoping to avoid political gridlock as they work to get the money needed to recover from the storm.
Proposed Task Force Would Take On Confusing Parking SignsIf you have been confused by parking signs, stacked on top of each other, giving conflicting direction, you're not alone. Councilman Dan Garodnick understands your dilemma.
Report: Group Files Medicaid Ethics ComplaintThe advocates accuse some of the team's members appointed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo of capping malpractice awards to serve the hospitals that employ them.
Cuomo's Medicaid Reform Task Force Hits TargetThe goal of the overhaul is to move nearly every one of the state's 4.7 million recipients of the government healthcare program to managed care in three years, ending the use of hospital emergency rooms that drive up costs.
Date Violence Education Bill Gets A HearingHealth teachers in public schools would be required to give age-appropriate instruction.