Long Island News

A home in Riverhead, N.Y. on the north shore of Long Island.
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Reports from Terry Sheridan and the Long Island News Bureau staff, a collaboration with Stony Brook University's School of Journalism; WSHU's Charles Lane; and Karen DeWitt of New York State Public Radio

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Mike Groll / AP

Two reports issued in recent days indicate that Governor Cuomo may be facing his most difficult budget in seven years.

Gene J. Puskar / AP

The Village of Islandia on Long Island has introduced a bill allowing gaming facilities in the Village’s commercial and industrial district. This comes after a court ruled the Village acted improperly when it approved an OTB casino at Jake’s 58 Hotel last year. Critics say the Village is trying to get around the ruling.

ICE Arrests 25 On Long Island, All To Be Deported

Nov 14, 2017
Charles Reed / U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 25 people on Long Island as part of a crackdown called Operation Secure Streets. 

Southampton Certified As 'Climate Smart Community'

Nov 13, 2017
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New York State has certified Southampton as the 16th Climate Smart Community in the State. Governor Andrew Cuomo honored the town for its focus on efficient, clean and renewable energy sources.

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