Tag: Steve Stern

The county legislature is scheduled to vote on the bill May 10.

If the bill passes, violators would face punishments of fines up to $1,000 or one year in jail. A public hearing on the proposal is scheduled for Tuesday. New York State is considering similar legislation.

The veteran Long Island Democrat leaves after eight terms in Congress and now the race is on to succeed him.

A murder victim's family joined Suffolk County lawmakers and supporters backing legislation that would require hotels and motels to update their phone systems to allow direct calls to police without dialing "9" first.

Republicans picked off one key seat but Democrats unseated a renegade member who didn't caucus with the party.

“A day out on the water should be a pleasure, not one that ends in tragedy.”