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After passing the State Senate, bills that would have provided relief to Sea Cliff and Glen Head homeowners who have been hit with high water bills died recently in committee in the Assembly. The … more
Facing mounting public opposition to a plan to build a tunnel across the Long Island Sound, the State Department of Transportation last week nixed the project before it ever got beyond the concept … more
The Syosset-based nonprofit MercyFirst is housing 10 migrant children who were separated from their families as part of the Trump Administration’s zero-tolerance immigration policy. On Monday, U.S. … more
Dean Skelos, the former Rockville Centre politico who rose to become speaker of the State Senate, and his son, Adam, are scheduled to return to federal court on June 18 to face charges that Dean … more
At around 6 a.m. on June 7, as residents of Sea Cliff and Glen Head prepared for the day, they discovered low water pressure in their sinks and showerheads. In some homes, discolored, sediment-ridden … more
On West Harbor Beach in Bayville, waves crashed on the sand and the smell of saltwater was thick in the gentle wind. In the distance, an osprey sang a one-note melody. This was the scene last … more
By Alyssa Seidman aseidman@liherald.com The Sea Cliff Village Board has a lot to look forward to in the coming months as the summer begins to heat up. A resolution to approve a public … more
In a unanimous vote on May 23, the Nassau County Legislature approved legislation that prohibits the sale of tobacco products to those under the age of 21. The new bill was signed into law by County … more
When Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino was a young boy his father, Joseph, was an Oyster Bay town councilman. The supervisor told an auditorium filled with approximately 800 people at Jericho … more
The New York State Senate voted to pass Sen. Carl Marcellino's bill on Wednesday, which requires a feasibility study in relation to a takeover of New York American Water in the Sea Cliff district. … more
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