Tuesday Aug 26
LI public colleges to receive $1 million for job training
Long Island's public colleges will share more than $1 million to train students for jobs in engineering, information technology, cybersecurity and other high-demand fields, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Tuesday.
Cuomo: Connect 4,500 Suffolk flood-prone homes to sewers
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo wants thousands of Suffolk County homes slated to be raised as part of a federal flood-control project to be connected to sewers, officials said Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.
Cuomo signs bill reducing New York City speed limit
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Saturday morning is to sign a bill to let New York City drop its default speed limit to 25 miles per hour from 30. The governor is seen here at SUNY Old Westbury on June 11, 2014.
New York State's economic growth slows in 2013 to lowest in 4 years
In this Jan. 8, 2014 file photo, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his annual State of the State address at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany, N.Y. New York State's economy grew more slowly in 2013, expanding at the smallest rate in four years, according to federal statistics released Wednesday.
SUNY College at Old Westbury graduates 1,069
SUNY College at Old Westbury English major graduates Maha Shaikh, 23; Meredith Battersby, 25; and Nathalie Bernard, 21 are among the graduates celebrating on May 18, 2014.