Tag: Tom Croci

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.

Bellone Likely a Shoe-in, But Legislative Races Could Be Costly for...

A 33-point lead may not be insurmountable on a football field—unless it’s late in the fourth quarter—but it’s a very tough hurdle in a...

Political Veteran Rick Montano Roils Islip Democrats With Primary Fight

The outcome of this hotly contested race could send ripples through the Democratic Party on Long Island and beyond because it threatens the control of its traditional leadership.

How the Islip Garbage Barge Saga Compares to the Town’s Toxic...

Calling the Town of Islip home is not all the two environmental crises share in common.

Now Is Not the Time to Electrify More LIRR Tracks

Several municipalities recently pitched the MTA to electrify LIRR tracks to Port Jefferson, Riverhead and Patchogue.

Ex-Islip Parks Officials Among 6 Charged With Illegal Dumping

Four companies were also charged with illegally dumping toxic debris.

Tom Croci Beats Esposito for Vacated State Senate Seat

Croci claimed victory despite only campaigning for three months against Adrienne Esposito.

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.

Islip Town Supervisor: Sorry About Illegal Toxic Dumping

"I share the anger, the embarrassment and the frustration…at the failure of leadership and oversight by some in our town while I was overseas.”

Pols Push for International Flights at MacArthur Airport

Some residents favor the idea, but not all are on board with adding more flights to the suburban airport.
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