Tag: Nassau County

Nassau Police Reforms Drafted, Advocates Call for More Involvement

Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder outlined a list of proposed reforms during a public hearing held by the Nassau County Legislature’s Public Safety committee on Thursday.

Nassau Announces First Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution Site

Nassau County opens its first Covid-19 vaccine distribution site on Tuesday, Jan. 5, County Executive Laura Curran announced at a news conference on Monday.

Why Long Island Homeowners Should Grieve Their Property Taxes

Sure, we all know what property taxes are, but how are they calculated and how can Long Island homeowners challenge their assessment and get them lowered?

Nassau County Launches Pandemic Rental Relief Program

In the new year, Nassau County will begin helping residents struggling financially due to the Covid-19 pandemic pay their rent, County Executive Laura Curran announced today.

Officials Call for Probe of Oyster Bay Town Raises

Several lawmakers are urging Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas to investigate whether Town of Oyster Bay worker's raises were tied to political donations, officials said Monday.

More Than 25K Long Islanders To Be Vaccinated With First Batch...

An estimated 26,500 doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine will arrive at Long Island hospitals and distribution centers as soon as this weekend, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said during his press briefing today.

Long Island COVID-19 Cases at Highest Since Late May

Long Island's COVID-19 rate recently hit its highest point since late May, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Fixing The Tax Assessment System: Nassau’s New Guarantee

OpEd: We will get an assessment roll that is both defensible and accurate for all county homeowners.

Martins Touts Local, Albany Experience in Nassau Exec Bid

For ex-New York State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Old Westbury), running for Nassau County executive may return him to where he started: Mineola, the county seat where he grew up and was first elected.

Wake & Funeral Arrangements Announced for Fallen Firefighter William Tolley of...

Services for the Glendale-based firefighter who fell to his death while battling a Ridgewood blaze on Thursday will be held next week in his Long Island hometown.