Articles Tagged ‘Michael Bloomberg’

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…



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…



New York Islanders owner Charles Wang addresses the meida during a press conference, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 in New York, announcing that the Islanders hockey club will move from Uniondale, N.Y., and play at Brooklyn's Barclays Center starting in 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NY Islanders Skating to Brooklyn in 2015

It’s official: Long Island’s hometown NHL team, the New York…



Mall or Nothing - Long Island Press - Volume 10, Issue 6

Mall or Nothing: The Battle Over Syosset Shopping Center

The costly battle to turn this Syosset Field into a high-end shopping center



Janice Fedarcyk, center, assistant director of the FBI's New York office, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, left, and Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly hold a news conference, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011 in New York. They announced a terror threat has been made against New York and Washington. (AP Photo/David Karp)

Officials Chase Unconfirmed Al-Qaida Bomb Threat

U.S. counterterrorism officials are chasing a credible but unconfirmed al-Qaida…



Long Island Press, Volume 9, Issue 35

Bloods Attempted Takeover of a Long Island Indian Reservation Smoke Shop

It was Sunday, shortly before daybreak, last Labor Day eve…