Tropical Storm Isaias: Long Island Lawmakers Furious Over Breakdown In PSEG's Power Outage Reporting SystemTogether, Nassau and Suffolk counties had more than 300,000 outages late Wednesday morning.
After Repeated Shark Sightings, Heightened Security Measures In Place At Long Island BeachesWednesday, officials in Nassau County announced a new plan to keep beachgoers safe.
Police Find Enough Material To Build 'Six Powerful Bombs' In Farmingdale Home Along With Guns, Ammunition, DrugsPolice also took three luxury cars from the house and will be searching them.
Study Reveals Devastating Impact Of Coronavirus On Long Island's EconomyA new report says the island lost a greater percentage of jobs than New York City, and could lose more than a quarter of its workforce by year's end.
Nassau County Officials Working On Plan To Bring Students Back Into Classrooms In SeptemberCounty executive Laura Curran says she's talking to education stakeholders to figure out a plan.
Nassau Coliseum Owner Mikhail Prokhorov To 'Shutter The Venue Indefinitely'The construction of the New York Islanders' new home at Belmont Park has resumed and now it appears their former home is set to turn off the lights.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Says Protests Should Now To Pivot Towards Reconciliation, Enacting ChangesGov. Andrew Cuomo said that the time has come for protesters to begin thinking about reconciliation and to begin a dialogue with local governments about what the future of policing will look like.
Playgrounds, Campgrounds, Swimming Pools & Dog Parks Allowed To Reopen On Long IslandFamilies are asking to speed up reopening, and the county executive agrees.
On Day Long Island Enters Phase 2 Reopening, East End Businesses Say They're Ready For Phase 4Seals are swimming but, with no ticket sales, money has dried up at the Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead. The tourist attraction is among dozens on the east end that are ordered to remain closed until Phase 4.
Long Island On Track To Enter Phase 2 Of Reopening Next Week, Some Officials Want To Speed Things UpPhase 2 means yes for hair salons and barbershops; they can open, mostly by appointment.
Nassau County Launching Open Streets Pilot Program To Give Reopening Businesses, Patrons Room To Spread OutA new plan has been put forth to close main corridors, hoping to boost foot traffic for merchants and expand spaces for restaurants' outdoor dining.
Nassau Passes Law Banning Non-Residents From Using County Beach, Some Towns Announce New Social Distancing RulesLong Island officials say it's not a matter of "not in my backyard." It's a matter of health and safety. They cannot have city residents flooding limited beach space.
Long Island Beaches Going Resident-Only As New York City Keeps Its Beaches Shut For Memorial Day WeekendThe surf's up, and anger too, on Long Island, where beaches will be banned to New York City residents.
Long Island Officials Working Together On Summer Beach Procedures To Avoid Coronavirus SpreadSen. Todd Kaminsky says from the Rockaways in New York City to New York State's Jones Beach, there could be anarchy among cooped-up residents or a free-for-all without a plan.
Protesters Call For Swift Reopening On Long Island As Coronavirus Hospitalizations Decline, But Local Leaders Urge PatienceBusiness owners say they won't be able to survive much longer unless people can start getting back to work.