Tag: Mineola

Presidential Candidates Schedule More Campaign Stops on Long Island

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton has two events in Nassau and Suffolk counties scheduled for Monday, GOP front-runner Donald Trump will speak at a fundraiser later this week on LI and Heidi, the wife of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), is slated to host two public events on the Island, also on Monday.

Long Island Municipalities That Get It Right: What Do They Know...

Across the Island some municipalities are clearly ahead of the pack. These communities possess the good fortune to have visionary leaders, courageous council members and the right combination of assets, infrastructure and drive to make a difference in people’s lives. When you look for local role models, a few stellar examples quickly come to mind: Jack Schnirman, Long Beach city manager; Paul Pontieri, mayor of Patchogue; Francis X. Murray, mayor of Rockville Centre; and state Sen. Jack Martins, the former mayor of Mineola.

An Inside Look At How Skelos Trial Exposed Slimy Side Of...

Context was often lost between the pace of coverage and testimony jumping around between dates, blurring significant moments in the timeline of the conspiracy. Seen in full, it offers a revealing look at the raw power that money has in The Empire State's politics, and the abuse of this state's most trusted offices to capitalize on this power toward a lawmaker's personal objectives.

7 Places to Celebrate Mardi Gras on Long Island

Try as they may, few establishments on LI are bound to throw parties as lively or serve food as authentic as these half dozen Cajun joints that have menus featuring crawfish, alligator and of course, jambalaya.

Rep. Steve Israel Won’t Run for Re-election, Setting Off Race to...

The veteran Long Island Democrat leaves after eight terms in Congress and now the race is on to succeed him.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Wiretaps Reveal GOP Senators Bashing Nassau Leaders

"They don’t know what the fuck they’re doing," Sen. Skelos said on wiretap, referring to Nassau County government.

Skelos Corruption Trial: Wiretaps Reveal Senators & Son Ripping Cuomo, Environmentalists

"He's full of shit," Dean Skelos said of Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

When The Public Funds Sports Stadiums, Fans Win, Taxpayers Lose

The economics of sports subsidies can be a hit or a miss.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events October 8 – 14

Joe Walsh & Engelbert Humperdinck rock NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Vertical Horizon, Jessie's Girl & Timeflies rip up The Paramount, & Elvis is resurrected at Patchogue Theatre, among so much more!

Long Island 9/11 Events Set for 14th Anniversary

More than a dozen events are planned for Friday across Nassau and Suffolk counties.
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