Articles Tagged ‘Hempstead’

Long Island Sandy Survivors Thankful for Helping Hands

Sandy Survivors Thankful for Helping Hands

Robert Suarez stood at the back of a Goya canned…



Island Park Hurricane Sandy

Island Park: Suffering 2 Weeks After Hurricane Sandy

While New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo unloaded food at a Waldbaum’s parking lot in Long Beach Saturday, dozens of volunteers a mile away handed out…



Large piles of water-logged furniture and debris clutter the streets of Oceanside, where residents held a rally Nov. 9, 2012 demanding answers and accountability from LIPA and elected officials. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Oceanside Residents Hit by Sandy Blast LIPA, Pols

Anger. Tears. Frustration. Hundreds of Oceanside residents unleashed a torrent of anguish at the Long Island Power Authority and public officials during an emotional rally…



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…



Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano (at podium) issued a State of Emergency for Nassau County Saturday Oct. 27, 2012 in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy, aka "Frankenstorm," which is expected to begin to impact Long Island Sunday, Oct. 28. (Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Long Island Hurricane: Sandy Update — Nassau County Declares State of Emergency

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano declared a State of Emergency Saturday and ordered the mandatory evacuation of Long Beach Hospital and all nursing homes on…



New York Islanders' John Tavares, left, and Philadelphia Flyers' Danny Briere, right, chase the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game on Thursday,  Jan. 19, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

Reports: Islanders Moving to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center

In their 40th anniversary year as Long Island’s hometown NHL franchise, the Stanley Cup dynasty-winning New York Islanders will announce today that the team is…