| Jun 29, 2009
Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray has been called back to re-interview for the Nassau Independence Party endorsement on July 9, two days after the town board is scheduled to vote on part of Charles Wang???s proposed Lighthouse development. The timing......
| Jul 6, 2009
The Lighthouse Project in Uniondale has the blessing, in the temporal sense, of Bishop William Murphy, head of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. At the bishop???s request, co-developer and Islanders owner Charles Wang gave a presentation for parishoners...
| Jul 16, 2009
The Nassau County Independence Party has given its endorsement to incumbent Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, a Republican who is seeking re-election. Rumors had circulated in recent weeks that party chairman Bobby Kumar would give the ballot line...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Wait, that’s not an NBA schedule, that’s just taunting the Bulls.
Did you see their first two games? It’s a painful summer rerun of all their painful summers filled with failed free agency and failed trade efforts.
The Bulls open...
| Aug 4, 2009
The Town of Hempstead's hearing Tuesday on the environmental impacts of the proposed Lighthouse project surrounding Nassau Coliseum is expected to attract more people than the 1,150-seat venue on the nearby Hofstra University campus can hold.
| May 12, 2010
| 5:39 AM
A plan to move Long Island's only nationally recognized sports franchise to Queens could become a reality, and word about the proposed move of the Islanders hockey team comes itself from a nationally recognized franchise in a different sport.
| Apr 19, 2011
| 5:53 AM
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and the Shinnecock Nation are a step closer to possibly bringing a casino to Long Island.
The two parties are said to be close to signing a "memorandum of understanding" that could lead to the tribe buying about...
| May 11, 2011
| 8:24 AM
After more than four years of controversial proposals, the largest venue on Long Island may be on track to be replaced by a new arena, but the latest proposal may garner controversy of its own over its funding.
A new Nassau Coliseum project was...
| Jul 26, 2011
Charles Wang, the owner of the New York Islanders, was here to discuss the Lighthouse Project and the arena vote taking place on August 1st.
For more on the Islanders and the proposal, visit http://islanders.nhl.com.
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| Aug 1, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Polling places in Nassau County, Long Island closed at 9PM despite the pleas from some voters to stay open longer. The county's Board of Elections cited paying overtime for workers and security in a bond referendum election that has cost the county $2.2...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 7:57 AM
The vote is in - no new coliseum. Voters in Nassau County came out for a special vote last night and before midnight it became clear: the majority of voters rejected the referendum that would have had the county borrowing $400 million to build a new...