Articles Tagged ‘New York’

Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

Kevin Collins is enjoying relaxing music and sifting through a…



Spin Alley: Republican Congressman Pete King (R-Seaford) joined dozens of other politicians, advisors and pundits in the media center at Hofstra University Oct. 16 to give their take on how President Obama and challenger Gov. Mitt Romney faired in the historic presidential debate.

King Stepping Down as Homeland Security Committee Chair

Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) is stepping down as chairman of the Homeland Security Committee at the end of the year as term limits disqualify the…



A satellite image of Hurricane Sandy is shown on a computer screen at the National Hurricane Center in Miami on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012. Sandy left 21 people dead as it moved through the Caribbean, following a path that could see it blend with a winter storm and reach the U.S. East Coast as a super-storm next week. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Long Island Hurricane: Sandy Update — Frankenstorm Rolling Toward Long Island

Long Island probably won’t feel the effects of Hurricane Sandy until early next week but officials are already preparing for the pre-Halloween storm, dubbed “Frankenstorm,”…



A Port Authority police officer walks towards a commuter train station near ground zero Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 in New York. Heavily armed police remained a visible presence around New York on the eve of the 10th anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks.(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

AP sources: No Sign of US Entry for Terror Plot

U.S. intelligence agencies have found no evidence that al-Qaida has…



People crowd Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, as they evacuate buildings after an earthquake his the in Washington area. The 5.9 magnitude earthquake centered northwest of Richmond, Va., shook much of Washington, D.C., and was felt as far north as Rhode Island and New York City. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Long Island Feels Tremors from Virginia Earthquake

Tremors from a 5.8 magnitude earthquake in Virginia were felt for about two minutes as far away as Long Island on Tuesday afternoon. The U.S….



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Does Long Island Need a Shark Alert System?

As ocean predators are sighted in the Northeast, experts propose an alert system to help notify L.I. when there is danger in the water.