Daily Archives: July 20, 2011

Keep the Music Alive, Local Performers Urge

By Eden Laikin Randy Jackson of the band Zebra knows what it’s like to play on the stage of the Nassau Coliseum. He’s done it twice – in 1981 and 1983. Charlie Dane, a 12-year-old singer-songwriter from Oyster Bay has … Continue reading

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Mangano Announces Additional Informational Meetings on the Nassau County Economic Development & Job Creation Plan

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced additional information meetings on the County’s Economic Development and Job Creation Plan for the area known as Nassau County’s “Hub”.  The public meetings will focus on the economic development plans and economic … Continue reading

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Hollywood Support for a New Coliseum

By Eden Laikin Actor/Comedian Kevin James – a self-professed New York Islanders fan – supports the building of a new Nassau Coliseum, home to his favorite hockey team. “I was a crazy Islander fan,” he told a reporter in a … Continue reading

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New York Rangers Want ‘Isles to stay on Long Island, Build New Nassau Coliseum

By Josh Lafazan and Eden Laikin Even some of their most adversarial opponents want the New York Islanders to get a new arena by the time the team’s lease ends in 2015. Players from the New York Rangers don’t want … Continue reading

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