Mitchel Field Gymnasium Undergoing Renovation To Enhance Services For Long Island Veterans, Military FamiliesThe base has a commissary, health facilities and an outdoor playground for the many veterans and military families. But the decades-old gym has been unusable.
After Record Number Of Shark Sightings, New Flag Warning System At Nassau County BeachesOn Nickerson Beach, a purple flag with a shark silhouette will be hosted for 24 hours whenever someone spots a shark.
Nassau County Begins Initiative To Bring COVID-19 Vaccine To Any Business That Requests ItDespite Nassau County boasting a high vaccination rate, the number of hesitant residents is significant as the Delta variant rages on.
Teens Train To Become Next Generation Of Volunteer Firefighters At Long Island's Camp Fahrenheit 516Once training is complete, campers as young as 17 can get to work as volunteer firefighters.
Nassau County Boosts Shark Patrols After Recent Sightings Off Long Island BeachesCounty officials said they don't want to frighten anyone, but shark activity off the shore is up with an unprecedented 20 sightings last year.
Tracking Elsa: Long Island Officials Urging Residents To Prepare For Potential Flooding OvernightLong Island is bracing for its first brush of the season with a named storm.
Debate Heats Up Over How Long Island Should Allocate Federal COVID-19 Rescue MoneyWho is the best steward of money, the people or the politicians? Unprecedented federal funding is flooding states and communities, and now there is a debate on Long Island regarding fair distribution.
Nassau County Volunteers Gearing Up For Stand Down To Assist Veterans In NeedOn Long Island, officials say the need for food for struggling families and veterans has not eased, but help is coming.
Nassau County Proposes Millions In New Grants To Help Small Businesses Recover, But Application Process Adds Layer Of DifficultyMillions of dollars are still available to help small businesses struggling due to the pandemic and Nassau County is now proposing million in new grants. But many don't know how or where to apply.
COVID Progress: With Memorial Day Approaching, Long Island Lawmakers Say It's Time For Beach Capacity To Be IncreasedLong Island political leaders are calling on state officials to allow their beaches to open at normal 100% capacity.
Officials Say Long Island Rail Road Is 'Safer, Cleaner, More Reliable' Than Ever As They Beg Riders To ReturnNassau County Executive Laura Curran says a return to mass transit will fuel the region's recovery.
Nassau County Courthouse Named To National Register Of Historic PlacesThe building has been the site of a slew of sensational trials. It's also where actor Henry Fonda was married, and singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, too.
COVID On Long Island: Vaccination Site Opens At Nassau ColiseumAs more supply becomes available, COVID-19 vaccination efforts are ramping up across the Tri-State Area.
Nassau County Announces Plan For Memorial Honoring Afghanistan, Iraq War VeteransThe county is working with the nonprofit group Heroes Among Us to raise money for the memorial's design and commission.
Lawmakers Mostly Excited About What American Rescue Plan Will Mean For Struggling Nassau And Suffolk CountiesVillage Hall in Farmingdale looks more like a fortress than a small seat of government. The plastic dividers installed at the front desk and in the court room, plus COVID-19 safety features.