Articles Tagged ‘Steve Israel’

Hurricane Sandy: 266k Apply for FEMA Aid

More than a quarter of a million people devastated by Superstorm Sandy have applied for aid through the federal government, officials said Tuesday, a week…



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Is SCPD Playing Politics By Leaving FBI’s LI Gang Task Force?

Vanessa Argueta couldn’t find a babysitter for her 2-year-old son,…



Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Rep. Steve Israel push for Long Island Sound funding. (Photo credit: Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Pols, Enviros Push for Long Island Sound Funding

The Long Island Sound generates millions of dollars into the local economy annually, but renewed federal funding is needed to combat declining water quality and…



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Heating Up: Long Island’s Global Warming Vulnerability

It was 70 degrees in Central Park and Islip on…



Labor group supporting furloughed FAA workers at Long Island MacArthur Airport

Lawmakers Reach Deal on FAA Funding

Congress reached a deal Thursday to fully fund the Federal…



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Tunnel Vision: Inside the East Side Access Project

A nitty-gritty look at Long Island’s new connection to Manhattan