Tag: North Hempstead

The race was the only possible upset in 10 races for town supervisor seats across the 13 towns on Long Island.

Democratic Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone defeated GOP challenger James O'Connor.

"This situation is unfortunate, but not surprising."

“What happened at Legal Seafood was a warning shot that cannot be ignored,” an EMS worker who was among those sickened while treating victims at Walt Whitman Shops told Huntington lawmakers considering expanding CO detector regulations.

“It is the duty of the legislature to provide access to its own records.”

“Government transparency isn't just the concern of journalists; It's for everyone.”

Republican town supervisors were re-elected in Hempstead and Oyster Bay while Democrats elected Judi Bosworth to lead North Hempstead town.

But the Republicans still fall two seats short of a supermajority needed to borrow without Democratic support.

“We should try to be heard and if we forfeit that right then shame on us.”

The county—one of the wealthiest in the nation—is still in trouble financially, no matter who wins on Nov. 5.