Wayne Wink

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North Hempstead Considering Door-To-Door Dog Census

Many communities count on dog owners to get their pets licensed. But a Long Island town is considering counting the pooches itself.


Joseph Wood (credit: Nassau County Police)

L.I. Man Running For Town Clerk Accused Of Forcible Touching

The alleged incidents occurred on Sept. 27 and Oct. 6 at a sober house in Uniondale where 73-year-old Joseph Wood is a counselor.


Tom Suozzi as Nassau County Executive (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Former Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi Wants His Old Job Back

There is the potential for a Suozzi – Mangano rematch for Nassau County Executive in November.


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Nassau Police Precinct Closures Questioned Amid Allegation Of Falsified Crime Stats

After a police commander was accused of falsifying crime reports for two Nassau County precincts, a County Legislator is questioning whether the closure was warranted.


The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum is seen from Chopper 880 - Uniondale, NY - Jul 27, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Task Force Proposes New Ideas For Nassau Coliseum

A group of developers, business leaders and community planners is proposing a privately financed redevelopment of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and its surrounding 77-acre property.


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

Critics Blast Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano For Adding Workers To Payroll During Hiring Freeze

Democrat Wayne Wink, a ranking member on the legislature’s finance committee, said Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano isn’t playing fair.