News From: Nassau

by Wayne White | on May 15, 2014

2014 SYSCO Long Island High School Student Culinary Arts Competition

 Competitors from 13 Nassau and Suffolk high schools gathered at Suffolk County Community College's Culinary Arts Center in Riverhead on May 6 to compete for $5,000 in Suffolk County...

by George Bloom | on Nov 04, 2013

Support our candidates!

Have you had enough government, or lack thereof? Nassau County is loosing its professional hockey team and no one in government cares. The Republican Legislatures in Nassau refused to pass a double...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 20, 2013

COBA in the State Capitol

Below is a summary of the four bills that were on this year's Nassau COBA Legislative Agenda. It is important to realize that while we have taken a tremendous step forward in getting these bills...

by John Jaronczyk | on Aug 20, 2013

Despite the attacks we give back

For many people, Labor Day means three things: a day off from work, the start of the school year, and the last official day of summer. Yet how many people realize the reason why we celebrate Labor...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 15, 2013

Freeze this NIFA.

Freeze this NIFA. The Nassau Interim Finance Authority - which is charged with running the Nassau County government because nobody has a clue what they are doing, was ordered by a Federal judge to...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 28, 2011

No Votes on Monday

If you live in Nassau, and you know people who are planning on voting NO on August 1st for the new Nassau Coliseum, please try and change their mind. If you can't change their mind, then tell...

by Brian Schneck | on Jul 26, 2011

Vote Yes for Good Jobs Now!

At our membership meeting on June 28, 259 had a visit from Michael Picker, Executive Vice President of the New York Islanders. Picker came to explain to us the importance of Nassau County giving the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 08, 2011

The Biz'z are fighting

So if you live in Nassau County, and you are registered to vote, you can approve the building of a new Nassau Coliseum on August 1st. But the Long Island Association (LIA) and the Assoc. for a Better...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 22, 2011

CSEA Sues NIFA

The public employee union in Nassau County, CSEA Local 830, is taking the Nassau Interium Finance Authority to court for freezing wage increases for 10,000 working families. Last January, County...