Hurricane Sandy hit Island Park hard, but as private developers continue to improve plots of land to turn a profit for themselves, the village is also benefitting.
With downcast eyes, Island Park resident Tyler Ostrander, 21, claimed he hadn’t done anything special. “I’m just another guy,” he said. But for Long Beach resident Joyce Coletti, …
A Long Beach teen was arrested in Island Park on Friday for allegedly robbing and stabbing a 15-year-old boy. Treyvon Robertson, 16, approached the male victim on California Place North and demanded money, according to Nassau County police.
The groundbreaking for Island Park’s new Village Hall has been delayed once again as recent construction cost estimates have caused village officials to explore alternatives.
An elderly man driving southbound on Long Beach Road swerved off the road on Tuesday and hit a Long Island Rail Road gate, which was up at the time, according to MTA police on the scene.
Long Beach resident Robert Snyder was near a local railway several years ago when he witnessed a garbage man emptying a pail. As the man waited to be picked up by a sanitation truck — stuck on the other side of the tracks — a plastic bag, which had fallen from the container, kept sticking to his leg. The worker pushed it away repeatedly.
Congestion around the Barnum Island Bridge was heavier than normal on May 5 as fire trucks responding to a blaze at South Shore Collision blocked a lane of traffic.
South Nassau Communities Hospital’s Board of Directors voted last Friday to enter a period of exclusive negotiations with the Mount Sinai Health System as part of a long-term strategy to improve care for South Shore residents.
An overhaul of Island Park’s E.F. Barrett Power Station would not make economic sense, according to a report released last month by the Long Island Power Authority, as energy demand in the region declines.
Construction on seven storm drainage projects in Barnum Island and Harbor Isle could begin next year, according to representatives of Nassau County’s Department of Public Works and the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery, who met with residents at the Island Park Library on April 26 to detail the efforts.
The Island Park School District’s 2017-18 school budget passed on Tuesday with a vote of 241 to 115.
Long Island Rail Road officials offered a glimpse into its revamp of the Long Beach branch on April 21, which, when completed, would allow rail service to operate uninterrupted in the face of severe …