Tag: Ed Mangano

NY Islanders Eye Possible Move Move to Elmont

Some big wig sports executives are reportedly in talks with the New York Islanders' owners about funding the construction of a new arena for the NHL team at Belmont Park in Elmont.

Flood-Prone Nassau Expressway to Get $130M Overhaul, Cuomo Says

Nassau Expressway, also known as Route 878, runs from western Nassau County into Queens and carries 56,000 vehicles daily and is a designated evacuation route for upwards of 400,000 people.

Nassau Dems Call for County Sheriff to Resign

Democrats in the Nassau County Legislature are calling for the resignation of Nassau Sheriff Michael Sposato, who runs the county jail, following a string of scandals at the East Meadow facility.

Trial Set for Next January in Mangano, Venditto Corruption Case

A federal judge set a tentative trial date Wednesday for next January in the corruption case against Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, his wife and former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto.

Dems Tap Legis. Laura Curran for Nassau Exec Nominee, Primary Expected

Nassau County Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs tapped Nassau Legis. Laura Curran (D-Baldwin) as his party’s preferred candidate for county executive in the November elections, but she is still facing a three-way primary.

Nassau Exec Candidates Line Up Amid Mangano Scandal

There's no shortage of potential suitors lining up to run for Nassau County Executive since the seat is expected to be up for grabs come November.

You Don’t Know Jack: Long Beach City Manager Schnirman Eyes Future...

His name has come up on a short list of four Democrats reportedly vying to replace Edward Mangano as Nassau County executive.

Cuomo Delivers State of The State Address on Long Island

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo laid out an ambitious five-part agenda for Long Island when he delivered his regional State of the State address at SUNY Farmingdale State College on Tuesday.

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto Resigning After Corruption Arrest

Ten-term Republican Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, citing his arrest on federal corruption charges last month, announced Tuesday plans to resign the office he was first elected to 20 years ago.

Top 10 Long Island News Stories of 2016

Whether it was the presidential election results or death of beloved icons such as Prince, David Bowie, Muhammed Ali or Leonard Cohen, few are sad to bid farewell to 2016.