Articles Tagged ‘Bay Park’

Long Island Businesses After Hurricane Sandy

After Sandy: Some Long Island Businesses Bust, Some Boom

Ivan Sayles, owner of the popular waterfront restaurant Rachel’s Waterside…



Long Island - Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

Long Island Endures: Tales From Hurricane Sandy’s Aftermath

Editor’s Note: The numbers are staggering. The reality is heartbreaking….



Hundreds of people swarmed a Hess gas station on Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst on foot and by car Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 to get as much fuel as they could as temperatures continued to drop and more than 700,000 residents remained without heat or electricity one week after Hurricane Sandy wreaked devastation across the Northeast. It was a familiar scene across Long Island. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Gas Crisis: Promises and Hope

Much-needed gasoline deliveries began trickling into fuel-starved communities across Long Island throughout the weekend as temperatures plummeted and lengthy gas lines continued to expand. The…



The scene outside Checkers Drive-In on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa following a visit from Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Press Editor: We’re Here For You

It’s an eerie feeling, driving from town to town, village…



A Nassau County truck fell into a sinkhole in East Rockaway, further damaging the troubled pipes of Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant. (Timothy Bolger/Long Island Press)

Nassau’s Bay Park Plant Diverting Sewage

One day after sewage from the Bay Park Sewage Treatment…



A clogged final tank at Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant in 2011. Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano issued a Public Health Emergency Oct. 31, 2012 for those serviced by the facility, crediting a critical failure at the plant to Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Nassau County Issues Public Health Emergency For Bay Park Sewage Plant

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano issued a Public Health Emergency…