Watertown Daily Times
Low-cost power program strengthens local economy
Nearly 50 new jobs were committed to the north country in 2013 as part of a state program to provide low-cost electricity to various businesses to stimulate local economies.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Governor Cuomo Announces Economic Development Power Programs...
March 6, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that 25,000 jobs throughout New York State and commitments to hundreds of millions in capital investments were directly tied to allocations of low-cost electricity in 2013 to businesses and other enterprises under three state economic development power programs administered by the New York ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
NCPD: Three Roosevelt Men Arrested for Freeport Robbery
March 5th, 2014 - The First Squad reports the details of three arrests for Robbery that occurred on March 4, 2014 at 11:22 PM in Freeport .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Huntington Station Man Arraigned on Manslaughter and Criminally Negligent Homicide Charges
Youssef Abdelgawad, AKA Karim Abdelgawaf, 25 of Huntington Station is charged in a two-count indictment in the shooting death of a 33 year old Roosevelt man in Huntington Station on August 21, 2013.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Cops: Man illegally had handgun
Nassau police dispatched to a Roosevelt home Saturday night to help a man who injured himself with a doorknob arrested another resident at the home on charges of illegally possessing a loaded handgun.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Economics Daily Digest: Raising wages the Rooseveltian way
Roosevelt Institute Fellow Dorian Warren praises President Obama for following FDR's path with his recent executive order raising the minimum wage for federally contracted workers..
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Police: Man beaten, robbed on street in Roosevelt
Nassau County police are looking for two men who beat and then robbed another man of his wallet and cellphone Tuesday in Roosevelt.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Owner of Long Island wedding hall shot, police say
The politically connected owner of a storied mansion-turned-wedding palace was shot in the head by a masked assailant Monday afternoon while getting into his car in the parking lot of his Long Island venue, Suffolk County police said.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
DA: 2 Guilty in 'Rollin' 60s' Gang Case
Two men were found guilty and one went free in a trial surrounding the "largest gang bust in Nassau County history," announced the Nassau County District Attorney Wednesday.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Staten Island group fights for 'Made in the U.S.A.' stamp
You don't have to look very far to understand why manufacturing in the U.S. is in a dire state.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Gymnastics: Sophomores rise up at Section 9 championships
Three local high school sophomores qualified for the state championships at the Section 9 Gymnastics Championships on Wednesday at Franklin D. Roosevelt High School.