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The scene outside Checkers Drive-In on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa following a visit from Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Press Editor: We’re Here For You

November 2, 2012

The Rundown: Long Island’s Random Weekly To-Do List July 26 – August 2

July 26, 2012
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

May 17, 2012

Nassau Sewage System Privatization Could Flush County’s Future Down The Drain

November 17, 2011

EMERGENCY: Sludge, other biosolids and waste inside the Thickening Building at Nassau County's troubled Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant cement its bays and render much equipment useless due to gross mismanagement and neglect.

Bay Park Ranks Worst Sewage Plant on Long Island

November 1, 2011
A screenshot of the "Kill The Kitty" video shot inside the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter in Wantagh. Its disturbing footage shows Acting Shelter Director Pat Horan (left, with mullet) smiling and making obscene gestures while other workers lasso a kitten with a noose while a woman's voice off-camera shouts "Kill the kitty! Kill the kitty!". A town spokesman says the video, circulating on YouTube, is at least 17 years old and Horan has been reassigned pending an investigation.

Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter “Kill The Kitty” Video Sparks Outrage

March 14, 2011
Nassau County police officers line up outside at Maria Regina Roman Catholic Church in Seaford Thursday to pay final respects to fallen Highway Patrol Officer Michael Califano.  Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Heartfelt Funeral for Fallen Nassau Officer Michael Califano

February 10, 2011
Toxic Seaweed: Wastewater and sludge flows from Nassau County Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant has spawned mammoth swells of hydrogen sulfide-emitting seaweed in Point Lookout.

EPA Releases $11M To Fix Bay Park Sewage Plant

December 24, 2010


Long Island Restaurant Week: Prix Fixe At Its Finest

November 7, 2010

Dave Matthews Band Jams at Nassau Coliseum

November 3, 2010

Inside Tim Jaccard’s Children of Hope and Baby Safe Haven Crusade

October 14, 2010

Hurricane Earl and Long Island: Preparation, Plans

September 2, 2010

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The Conversation: Burgers

August 19, 2010
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Problems Still Rampant At Cedar Creek Sewage Plant

July 29, 2010
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Inside Long Island Suicide and Crisis Hotlines

June 10, 2010
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Wantagh Ice Cream Shop Robbed at Knifepoint

December 14, 2009

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2 Arrested for Manslaughter in Wantagh Drag Race Crash

December 12, 2009
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Man Killed in Islandia Crash

November 30, 2009
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Cedar Creek Spared Great Neck’s Sewage

November 19, 2009
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Police Dogs Assist 3 Arrests in 1 Night

November 10, 2009

End of the line!