European telecom company Altice to buy Cablevision

Cablevision announced Thursday that it will be sold to European telecom company Altice. The purchase is expected to be completed by the first half of

The purchase is expected to be completed by the first half of 2016.

The purchase is expected to be completed by the first half of 2016. (9/17/15)

BETHPAGE, N.Y. - Cablevision announced Thursday that it will be sold to European telecom company Altice.

The purchase is expected to be completed by the first half of 2016.

The acquisition of Cablevision represents Altice's next step in the U.S. market following the announced acquisition of Suddenlink earlier this year.

Cablevision is the parent company of News 12.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: Mini-mall plaza opens in Sunset Park
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they like 2 Word on the Street: Inauguration Day
The incident occurred at the corner of Caton 3 Woman fatally struck by tractor-trailer on Caton Ave.
Authorities have released a surveillance image of a 4 Police release image of car suspected of Brooklyn drive-by shooting
5 Brooklyn Sportscast, Jan. 17

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE