Tag: Merrick

Republican James Kennedy Wins Nassau Legislative Seat

He won 85 percent of the vote over his Democratic challenger.

Nassau, Suffolk to Hold Special Elections for County Legislatures

Two of the six candidates are named Kennedy—and they’re both Republicans, although one’s a man, the other a woman.

New $40M Nassau Police Academy Plan Linked to Cover-up Scandal

“Our current facility, as built and designed, was a grammar school, not a police academy.”

Lindsay Lohan Sues Fox News, Sean Hannity Over Cocaine Comment

The suit pits the troubled actress from Merrick against the conservative pundit from Centre Island.

Long Island Winter Storm Forecast to Make Icy Roads

Forecasters said to expect flash-frozen melted snow on roadways to make driving “treacherous.”

Nassau Pol David Denenberg Admits to $2M Fraud

The veteran Democratic county legislator pleaded guilty mail fraud.

Nassau Creates Taxi and Limo Commission

The county formed the new agency to crackdown on an influx of illegal cabs.

Nassau Pol Dave Denenberg Pleads Not Guilty In Fraud Case

The client paid the lawmaker’s former firm a total of $2,342,607 for legal services never provided and expenses never incurred, according to the complaint.

Long Island Assembly Rematch Between Murray, Hennessey Too Close to Call

Results of the other 21 Assembly seats on LI were largely predictable.

Nassau’s Denenberg 2nd Pol to Drop Out of NY Senate Race

Announcement comes two months after an Islip lawmaker under the cloud of a toxic dumping scandal dropped out of a state Senate race.