Articles Tagged ‘Mineola’

Long Island Sandy Survivors Thankful for Helping Hands

Sandy Survivors Thankful for Helping Hands

Robert Suarez stood at the back of a Goya canned…



In this Oct. 3, 2012 file photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama participate in the first presidential debate at the University of Denver, in Denver. Both men relished the wonky talk, but Mitt Romney also showed the easy confidence a presidential contender needs _ and a bit of the salesman's dynamic presentation. Barack Obama sounded more like a long-winded professor a little annoyed he has to go over this stuff one more time for the slow students in the back. For viewers the lesson from both was clear: If they crave a real discussion of complicated issues _ not just zingers _ it means some tough going. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Detecting Lies at Hofstra’s Obama-Romney Debate

What do Lance Armstrong, Jerry Sandusky and the Mitt Romney-Paul Ryan ticket have in common? They’ve all been accused—and in one case convicted—of lying. For…



Long Island's High-Tech War on Crime

Covert Ops: Long Island’s High-Tech War on Crime

With a recent slaying in Roosevelt, a team of Nassau…



A Suffolk County Judge has upheld conspiracy and official misconduct charges against former Nasaau County Police Department officials (L-R) Detective Sergeant Al Sharpe, Deputy Chief Inspector John Hunter and Second Deputy Commissioner William Flanagan.

Judge Upholds Charges Against Ex-NCPD Officials

A judge has upheld conspiracy and official misconduct charges against three former Nassau County police officials stemming from the alleged squashing of a criminal investigation…



Ronald Stack, chairman of the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, left, speaks to the media during a public meeting in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011. The authority voted unanimously to take control of the county's finances after it determined that Nassau will most likely run a deficit of more that 1 percent. The decision could eventually lead to a wage freeze for thousands of county employees. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NIFA to Mangano: No Deal on Sewer Plan

A watchdog panel that controls Nassau County’s finances is refusing to sign off on a key contract that would have paved the way for a…



Fracking

Long Islanders Push for Ban on Fracking Upstate

A group of environmental activists, civic group members and concerned…