Tag: East Rockaway

Long Island 9/11 Events Set for 14th Anniversary

More than a dozen events are planned for Friday across Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Bay Park Plant Outfall Pipe Funding Rejected Again

FEMA's decision will most likely force the county to look elsewhere for the desired funding.

East Rockaway Woman DWI Wrong Way on Highway, Cops Say

Maureen Hamilton was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless endangerment, reckless driving and driving the wrong way on a one way street.

Long Island Assembly Rematch Between Murray, Hennessey Too Close to Call

Results of the other 21 Assembly seats on LI were largely predictable.

Sandy 2 Years Later: Winners and Losers on Long Island

A ranking of those on Long Island who came out of the superstorm for better, or for worse.

Nassau Makes Case for FEMA Funds to Improve Bay Park Plant

The county is seeking $690 million to construct an ocean outfall pipe.

Cuomo Draws Supporters, Protesters to Suffolk Fundraiser

While those rallying outside protested Cuomo’s position on issues ranging from education to the environment and gun rights, Democrats inside called the fundraiser a success.

Will Bay Park Sewage Plant be Fixed Before Next Big Storm?

Nassau officials held their first public hearing on a nearly $1 billion plant repair project this week.

Lynbrook Contractor Charged With Ripping Off Sandy Victims

Prosecutors said the allegedly unlicensed home improvement contractor took homeowners' money but never fixed their storm damage.

Oceanside Man Killed in Car Crash

The 64-year-old victim was driving alone when his vehicle crashed into a tree in East Rockaway.