LI Town Considers Barring Commercial Landscapers From Using Leaf BlowersThe Town of North Hempstead is looking into banning leaf blowers and other gas-powered yard equipment.
North Hempstead Takes New Steps To Fight Increased Aircraft NoiseSupervisor Judi Bosworth has announced a newsletter that will provide residents with updates on meetings between local committees and the FAA.
Lights, Camera, Action: LI Town Passes New Rules As TV, Movie Shoots Move EastThe Town of North Hempstead is now reviewing production fees to bring in more money, but wants to keep the Gold Coast an attractive location.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Another Deadly L.I. Accident Just Hours After Safety Meeting About CurveJust hours before an accident in Roslyn Heights, Long Island that left two teenagers dead, town leaders were meeting about the dangerous curve where it happened and that drivers keep missing.
Long Island Botanic Garden Reopens Following Devastation From SandyThe 12-acre Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson suffered severe damage when the Oct. 29 storm ripped through. More than 40 trees were knocked down, including some that were 60 feet tall.
Elderly L.I. Couple Battles Town Over Permits For Wheelchair-Accessible Bathroom DoorJohn and Yola Dessables are facing $6,000 in fines after the Town of North Hempstead said the couple never got the proper permits to widen their bathroom door by a foot.
238-Year-Old Headstone Returned To Historic Long Island CemeteryThe headstone of a little girl who died in 1774 was put back in a historic cemetery on Long Island. The headstone of Elizabeth Schenck, who was just two years old when she died, had been taken from Monfort Cemetery in Port Washington decades ago.