Tag: Andrew Cuomo

Final Port Ambrose Hearings Held in Long Beach

The governors of New York and New Jersey have until the end of the year to decide if they'll veto the plan.

NY Women in Politics Talk Gains, Struggles in Breaking Glass Ceiling

“Say ‘yes’ to everything. Men do. Don’t let anyone else decide your potential.”

Long Islanders Urged to Prepare for Hurricane Joaquin

Local officials issued warnings as the storm reached major hurricane status.

Common Core Critics Blast Cuomo’s Latest Comments On ‘Deeply Flawed’ Program

"This is political posturing to try to curry favor with parents who are fed up with his education reforms."

Billy Joel Gives Nassau Coliseum a Big Shot Closing Concert

The Long Island-native Piano Man gave the Uniondale arena a fitting farewell as it closes for renovations.

Thousands Blacked Out After Powerful Storm Hits Long Island

"New Yorkers in any of the worst hit areas should be careful if they must leave home,” the governor said.

Free WiFi Debuts at Robert Moses State Park Beaches

The Fire Island beach is the second state park on Long Island to get the service after Jones Beach.

NY Moves Toward $15 Minimum Wage for Fast Food Workers

“You cannot live and support a family on $18,000 per year in the state of New York."

Cuomo Appoints AG to Prosecute Certain Police-Involved Slayings

“Pretending a problem isn’t there doesn’t help solve the problem.”

Cuomo Reverses Email Purge Policy

Following outcry, aides to the New York governor announced that emails will no longer be automatically deleted after 90 days.