03/04/16 12:00pm
03/04/2016 12:00 PM

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Suffolk County lawmakers and local environmentalists are urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reject the U.S. Army of Corps of Engineers’ latest plan for disposing of dredged materials in Long Island Sound.

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01/17/16 6:00am
01/17/2016 6:00 AM

8TH PROPOSAL OF GOVERNOR CUOMO'S 2016 AGENDA: BRING THE MTA INTO THE 21ST CENTURY TO DRAMATICALLY IMPROVE THE TRAVEL EXPERIENCE FOR MILLIONS OF NEW YORKERS AND VISITORS

As part of the buildup to his State of the State address and budget presentation Wednesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo revealed a variety of initiatives last week designed to aid Long Island in a variety of ways.

Those plans include spending more than $1 billion to reinvigorate the area’s transportation infrastructure and protect local environments. For the most part, however, the East End seems to be left out of the mix. READ

12/17/15 6:00am
12/17/2015 6:00 AM

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A $10 million food processing facility is just one of about a dozen projects in the Riverhead area that will receive state grants as part of New York’s annual round of economic development funding.

North Harbor Trading Corporation, which is still in its infancy and was first announced publicly last week when the grants were awarded, received more funding than any other private project in Suffolk County. READ