23 hrs ago
Nassau County Executive Congratulates Two New Eagle Scouts
Matthew E. Canigiani, and Arjuna Lal, both of Port Washington, were honored by Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano for earning their Eagle Scout Awards.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Amsterdam retirement community in Port Washington seeks bankruptcy protection
In East Islip road construction. right lane closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Connetquot Ave/X46 and Carleton Ave/X46 In East Islip road construction.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Going The Distance: From Port to Greenport by Bicycle
The Port Cycling Club, an informal cycling club that meets weekend mornings, recently rode the 105 miles from Port Washington to Greenport.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Author Philippa Gregory to Return to Port Washington
Philippa Gregory, the New York Times bestselling author and historical fiction novelist, is returning to Long Island in September as part of a U.S. tour, with Port Washington her first stop Gregory will speak on Sept.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Tentative deal reached to avert weekend strike at nation's largest commuter railroad
After four years of negotiations - and weeks of fretting by 300,000 daily riders about a possible strike - unions and management at the nation's largest commuter railroad reached a tentative contract agreement Thursday.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Another tragedy for Malaysia Airlines
The crash Thursday of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 is the second major tragedy this year for the airline, which is still searching for flight 370 that went missing March 8. The country's national carrier flies Hard for Malaysia Airlines to survive after two crashes The crash Thursday of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 is the second major tragedy this ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Floral Park Dispatch
Town Offers Help For Altered Commutes
The Town of North Hempstead has prepared a transportation contingency plan for local commuters who may be looking for alternatives if the Long Island Railroad workers strike on July 20. The plan includes adding free parking at North Hempstead Beach Park, on West Shore Rd. in Port Washington, to aid car pooling, and providing up to 300 spaces at ... (more)
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Double Pseg Li utility poles in Great Neck, Port Washington an eyesore to residents
Residents along a five-mile stretch between Great Neck and Port Washington are upset over a utility pole eyesore in their community.
Morgan's Dock revitalization sought to bring boaters to Manorhaven Village
Morgan's Dock, where ferries departed for Manhattan until the Triborough Bridge opened in 1936, is poised for major upgrades as Manorhaven Village leaders, like those in other villages across Long Island, work to revitalize the business district.
DA: 2 Years Probation for Woman Aiming to Sell Shelter Dogs on Craigslist
Written by Adina Genn A Central Islip woman charged with filing false documents in order to adopt shelter dogs to resell for a profit on Craigslist was sentenced Tuesday, authorities said.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Double Utility Poles Spark Complaints From Long Island Homeowners
NORTH HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - The Kim family of Glen Head speaks for many on Long Island's North Shore: "I think there are too many power poles."
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Gold Coast bike tour barred from Oyster Bay Cove roads
The Village of Oyster Bay Cove has barred the Huntington Bicycle Club from using about 2.6 miles of village road during the club's 32nd annual Gold Coast Tour this Sunday, an attorney representing the club said.
looking at these must-eat LI lobster rolls
In Nassau accident cleared on The Southern St Pkwy EB approaching Wantagh Pkwy/X27.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
UPDATE 1-American, Southwest signal solid demand ahead of earnings
American Airlines Group Inc and Southwest Airlines Co forecast growth in an important revenue measure for the second quarter, signaling that demand for air travel is solid during the summer.
Port Washington Fire Commissioner Honored
Fire Commissioner Director Robert J. Kropacek of Port Washington was recently honored for his years of dedication to the community.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Refrigerated & Frozen Foods
Lassonde Industries Acquires U.S. Branded Juice Company
Lassonde Industries Inc., Canada, entered into a definitive agreement, through one of its U.S. subsidiaries, with US Juice Partners, LLC, Honolulu, Hawaii, to acquire privately owned Apple & Eve, LLC of Port Washington, N.Y., for a total cash consideration of $150 million payable at closing, subject to adjustments for working capital and other ... (more)
ClearLight Partners selling Apple & Eve to Lassonde
Apple & Eve LLC, the leading independent branded juice company in the United States, together with its private equity investor ClearLight Partners, announced today that it has agreed to be acquired by Lassonde Industries Inc. Apple & Eve LLC, based in Port Washington, New York, was founded by the Crane family 40 years ago with a focus on delivering ... (more)
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Globe and Mail
Quebec's Lassonde buys U.S. juice brand Apple & Eve
Lassonde Industries Inc. is buying U.S. fruit juice and drink company Apple & Eve for US$150-million to strengthen its presence in the United States.
CANADA/US: Lassonde Industries to acquire Apple & Eve for US$150m
The Canadian owner of the Del Monte brand said yesterday the deal, expected to complete this month, marks its entry into the US branded juice market.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
International Business Times
WWII War Hero Louis Zamperini Breathes His Last at 97 on Fourth of July Eve
An American flag is seen blowing in the wind as lightning brightens raindrops in the sky along Main Street in Port Washington, New York July 3, 2014.