L.I. voters reject $400M arena plan

By FRANK ELTMAN | August 1, 2011 | 11:45 PM EDT

New York Islanders owner Charles Wang casts his vote at the West Side School in Syosset, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 1, 2011. An election official reported low voter turnout early Monday in a suburban New York county where residents were deciding whether to back a $400 million bond issue to construct a new hockey arena for the Islanders, and a minor league ballpark. (AP Photo/Newsday, Howard Schnapp)