Tag: Oyster Bay

Theodore Roosevelt: A Study in Contrast

As President from 1901 to 1909, he fought for wilderness preservation — and he hunted. This was the Jekyll and Hyde duality of Theodore Roosevelt.

Osteria Leana Chef Draws From Roots to Grow Locally Inspired Oyster...

Peter Van der Mije opened the chic casual Italian spot serving sophisticated, modern cuisine made with only local — and therefore the freshest, most flavorful — ingredients.

Typhoid Mary: The Infamous Cook’s Deadly Gold Coast Legacy

Historians say she contaminated at least 122 people and killed five.

7 Arrested in Oyster Bay Corruption Probe, DA Says

One current and three ex-Oyster Bay town officials, a Republican Party club leader and the co-owners of paving company were arrested Thursday on three indictments alleging corruption schemes, Nassau County prosecutors said.

Muttontown Village Mayor, Husband Arrested for Tax Fraud

The Muttontown village mayor and her gastroenterologist husband were arrested Thursday for allegedly failing to pay their income taxes for the past five years, Nassau County prosecutors said.

Mangano Rebuffs Latest Calls From His Party to Resign After Arrest

Leaders of the Nassau County Legislature’s majority are calling for the resignation of their longtime Republican ally, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, seven months after he was arrested on federal corruption charges.

Oyster Bay Man Convicted Of Fatal DWI Hit-And-Run

An Oyster Bay man was convicted Friday of driving drunk, causing a crash that killed a 59-year-old Hempstead man, fleeing the scene and trying to cover it up by having an accomplice set fire to his car.

Trial Set for Next January in Mangano, Venditto Corruption Case

A federal judge set a tentative trial date Wednesday for next January in the corruption case against Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, his wife and former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto.

51 Songs That Mention Long Island

This big fish-shaped sandbar we call home inspired a surprising amount of music artists over the years, judging by the number of songs that reference Long Island!

Nassau Exec Candidates Line Up Amid Mangano Scandal

There's no shortage of potential suitors lining up to run for Nassau County Executive since the seat is expected to be up for grabs come November.