Herricks Board Votes for Firefighters, Ambulance Exemption
Herricks School Board voted unanimously to approve the tax exemption for volunteer firefighters and volunteer ambulance workers.
Weitzman: Nassau County Has Too Many Layers of Government
"Nassau County has too many layers of government. In addition to the county, three towns, two cities and 64 villages, there are more than 200 other districts with taxing authority, not including school and library districts. They have wildly varying tax rates, and, unfortunately, many of them have little or no public accountability," said Comptroller Howard Weitzman at a Dec. 19 press conference in Mineola.
LI Lacrosse Players Memorial Dedicated at Farmingdale State
When the obituaries for those who perished on September 11, 2001 were printed, members of the LI Metropolitan Lacrosse Foundation (LIMLF) observed that many of the victims were lacrosse players or coaches in the metropolitan New York area.