Debate Rages On Nassau County Streets As Part-Time Legislators Vote To Increase Their Own SalariesNassau County taxpayers are questioning why, at this time, local legislators think they deserve to double their salaries.
Mangano Proposes Another Property Tax Hike For Nassau CountyLegislative Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams taxes seem to increase every year and it's causing young people to leave Long Island because it's too expensive.
Democratic Lawmakers Push For 'Zombie Houses' Bill In Nassau CountyDemocratic members of the Nassau County Legislature and community members held a news conference in Mineola ahead of a possible vote Monday night.
Nassau County Considers Billboards Along LIE, Near Roosevelt Field MallThe plan is erect 48-foot-wide electronic billboards all along the Long Island Expressway and near Roosevelt Field mall.
Nassau County Lawmakers Repeal Speed Camera ProgramCounty Executive Ed Mangano has warned of painful spending cuts to help fill the $30 million budget gap created by the speed camera repeal.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano Lists Options For Plugging Budget Hole If Speed Cameras RepealedThe Legislature is expected to unanimously approve a repeal of Nassau's controversial speed camera program Monday.
Nassau County School Zone Speed Cameras Likely To Be RepealedNassau County Republicans have now joined Democrats in calls to repeal the law.
In Tactical Move, Long Island Pol Who Dropped Out Of Senate Race Might Run For JudgeDavid Denenberg, who has served as a Nassau County legislator since 1999, said Wednesday that if he happened to win the judgeship, he would not accept the position.
Nassau County Legislature Approves Proposal For Animal Abuse RegistryThe Nassau County Legislature on Monday passed a bill that would establish an online registry of people convicted of animal abuse.
WCBS 880: Nassau Democrats Call For Legislator Ellen Birnbaum To Resign Over Alleged CommentsNassau County Democrats are calling on one of their own county legislators to resign over racially derogatory comments she allegedly made about a predominantly minority community.
Nassau County Looks To Set Up Animal Abuse RegistryGary Rogers with the Nassau SPCA said in the case of Miss Harper - the pit bull mix that had her leg and ears cut off - those charged were convicted of abusing another dog before that incident.
Nassau Lawmaker Wants To Raise Smoking Age To 21 Like Suffolk County, NYCOn Monday, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone signed into law a measure raising the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 19 to 21. It takes effect on Jan. 1.