Tag: Cablevision

Dolans Enter into Partnership Agreement to Run Newsday Media Group

Weeks after Altice USA bought Cablevision for billions of dollars, Patrick Dolan, with an assist from his father Charles, are the majority owners of a new entity that includes Newsday and News 12 Long Island.

Altice Completes Its Takeover of Cablevision

The $17.7 billion purchase of the Bethpage-based company, which also owns Newsday and News 12, makes Altice USA the fourth biggest cable operator in America.

Cablevision Sale To Altice Gets State Approval, With Conditions

New York Public Service Commission's approval clears the last remaining hurdle from the European-based Altice media giant's bid to acquire the cable company. As for what the purchase portends for the future of Newsday and News 12 Long Island, Altice was mum.

As Altice’s Cablevision Purchase Heads To Finish Line, Newsday’s Future Uncertain

If the $17.7 billion deal goes through as expected, the European-based company could become the fourth largest cable provider in the U.S. What the future holds for Newsday and News 12 Long Island remains unclear.

Nassau Coliseum Groundbreaking Ceremony Starts Renovation

Officials smashed a wall with sledgehammers to celebrate the start of the work.

What Will Altice Buying Cablevision Mean for Long Island News?

The European company also struck a deal to buy Newsday, News12 and amNewYork.

Cablevision Sued Over Wi-Fi Hotspots

Optimum Wi-Fi Hotspots are allegedly putting customers’ electronic devices’ security at risk, slowing Internet speeds and increasing electric bills.

Top 10 Most-Read Long Island News Stories of 2014

Some are more surprising than others.

Cablevision’s AMC in Talks to Partly Own BBC America

The deal, of which the financial terms are still being negotiated, is intended to cement the premium content providers in a more formidable arrangement, cut overhead costs and let AMC leverage advertising and distribution to their mutual benefit.

What Does Comcast-Time Warner Merger Mean for Cablevision and Newsday?

Recent Comcast-Charter deal suggests that Cablevision is off the table—for now.
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