The former Democratic leader for the Town of North Hempstead was arrested on federal tax evasion charges Tuesday, adding to the long list of counts he is facing in Nassau County court.
Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.
After opening their butcher shop two years ago in Roslyn, this pair of enterprising young men are taking their show on the road, making home deliveries to their loyal clientele summering in the Hamptons. Out on the East End some loyal customers won’t go for even a weekend without having their culinary creations to enjoy.
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.
The senator, who will be expelled from office, is scheduled to be sentenced in March, but will appeal the verdict.
Santa, his elves, magical reindeer, snowmen, tree lighting celebrations and so much more await Long Islanders!