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Voters Affirm Special Taxing District in Hempstead

By a resounding margin, voters in Hempstead’s Sanitation District 2 rejected a grassroots effort to lower their property taxes by using a new law passed…

Canon Headquarters

Canon Booms in Suffolk: A Look Inside the New Canon U.S.A. Headquarters

Canon’s bright red corporate logo shining on the clean white façade of its new headquarters now nearing completion in Melville is surprisingly modest for a…

America Votes

Voters to Decide Fate of Special Taxing District

A grassroots effort to lower property taxes by using a new law to dissolve a special taxing district is in the hands of voters as…

Replanning the Nassau County Hub

Nassau County: Replanning the Nassau Hub

Five days before Sandy stormed ashore, a different kind of…


LIPA Under Fire in Sandy’s Aftermath

Two days after Mike Hervey announced his resignation as head of the Long Island Power Authority the Daily News lampooned him in a cartoon on…

Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, speaks to reporters after a closed door Republican conference on the legalization of gay marriage, Wednesday, June 15, 2011 in Albany, N.Y. Skelos said after a three-hour session Wednesday that no decisions have been made to even send a bill to the floor. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Undecided NY Senate Races Could Swing Power

A New York State Senate race on Long Island undecided a week after Election Day is among three contests statewide that could cost Republicans leadership of the chamber….