Nassau County

Mark Lennihan / AP

The Long Island Housing Partnership has acquired 30 properties damaged by Superstorm Sandy and plans to turn them into affordable housing for qualified homebuyers in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

In Nassau County, Red Light Camera Revenue Short $3 Million

Jun 22, 2016
Tim Mueller / AP

The Nassau County Traffic Safety Board has reported millions of dollars in lost revenue from its red light traffic camera program.

According to a new report, Nassau County issued almost 100,000 fewer tickets through the camera program in 2014 than they had in the previous year, resulting in an eight percent drop in revenue.

Belmont Stakes Is Big Business For L.I.

Jun 10, 2016
Julie Jacobson / AP

The 148th running of the Belmont Stakes is set for Saturday, and County Executive Ed Mangano says the race is a boon for Nassau.

Frank Eltman / AP

With $54 million in debt, Dowling College on Long Island is closing Friday afternoon.

College President Albert Inserra said the school was unable to find a “suitable academic partner” to help it stay open.

Nassau County Unveils Zika Action Plan

May 25, 2016
Felipe Dana / AP

Nassau County health officials say they need the public’s help as they roll out their action plan to prevent the spread of the Zika virus this summer.