Nassau County Taxpayers Shocked By First Bills After Massive Reassessment: 'It's Unfeasible'For years, Nassau home values were wildly inaccurate. Those who grieved won rubber-stamped reductions. Those who did not unfairly paid more.
COVID Vaccine: 1-Day Distribution Sites Open In Underserved Communities In Nassau CountyOn Monday, as the nation remembered Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., there was a new effort to improve racial equity in our area.
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Quarantining After Exposure To COVID-19In a Facebook post, Curran wrote, "I'm feeling well and will be getting tested appropriately during my quarantine, which will begin immediately."
COVID Vaccine: Long Island County Sites Swamped By Residents Trying To Make Vaccination AppointmentsJones Beach started scheduling appointments Monday and by Tuesday afternoon, was completely filled through mid-April.
COVID Vaccine: Eligible Long Island Residents Running Into All Kinds Of Problems Registering For ShotsGetting an vaccine appointment is a difficult process, as millions of people are clamoring for just thousands of daily vaccine doses.
COVID On Long Island: Nassau County Ramps Up Vaccination Efforts After Governor Criticizes Hospital For Stalled RolloutNassau County opened its first vaccination Point of Distribution Center, or POD, at Nassau Community College.
Driver Punched, Robbed After Telling Passenger To Wear Mask On Long Island Transport Van, Police SayPolice said the first suspect punched him in the back of the neck and the second snatched money from his hand.
Nassau County Legislator Files Law Capping Food Delivery Service Fees For Struggling RestaurantsGrubhub and other delivery services call this an overstep by local officials, saying, "Any arbitrary cap will lower order volume and increase costs for small restaurant owners and customers."
Long Island Lawmakers Take Issue With $133 Million In CARES Act Funding Town Of Hempstead ReceivedThe U.S. Treasury Department is investigating after one Long Island town wound up with millions from the COVID-19 CARES Act.
Nassau County Announces New Rent Relief Program For Tenants Struggling During PandemicThe $6 million "Rental Relief Program" begins in January.
Police Discover Illegal Weapons, Ketamine Stash At Long Island Retiree's Home After Gun-Wielding ConfrontationPolice said Christopher Price, a 74-year-old retiree from Levittown, suddenly jumped out of his car swinging a loaded shotgun and pointed it at a couple parked at an intersection.
Storm Watch: Nassau Officials Ask Business Owners To Help Keep Roads ClearNinety trucks loaded up at the Department of Public Works in Hicksville, hitting the roads to salt ahead of snow.
Pushback Over Nassau County's New Property Tax Reassessment As Homeowners Get School Tax BillsSixty five percent of Nassau County homeowners will pay more in school taxes this year - the most direct impact of the county-wide property reassessment.
Holiday Heroes Hand Out Gift Cards To Students In Nassau County: 'Bring On 2021'The Holiday Heroes giveaway was organized by the Nassau County Police Department and sponsored by the Nassau County Police Foundation.
Long Island Sees Spike In Coronavirus Cases, Positivity RateSuffolk reported more than 1,100 new cases Tuesday, and Nassau has a test positivity rate of 5.8% -- the highest number in months.