Tag: George Maragos

Comptroller Maragos Touts Fiscal Know-how in Nassau Exec Bid

Two-term Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos of Locust Valley raised eyebrows last fall when the longtime Republican announced that he was switching party affiliation to run for county executive as a Democrat.

Indicted Nassau Exec Mangano Still Mum on if He’ll Seek Third...

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano remained coy when asked Wednesday if the Republican will run for a third term following a pre-trial hearing in his corruption case at Central Islip federal court.

Ex-State Sen. Jack Martins Announces Run for Nassau Executive

Jack Martins, a former Republican New York State senator, announced Wednesday his plans to run for Nassau County executive while the indicted GOP incumbent hasn’t said if he’ll seek a third term.

Can Nassau Exec Hopeful Charles Lavine Repeat ’04 Win as Underdog?

New York State Assemb. Charles Lavine (D-Glen Cove), who ousted his predecessor 13 year ago, is running in a three-way Democratic primary for Nassau County executive this fall.

Will The NY Islanders Return to Nassau Coliseum?

The New York Islanders may be skating from their new home at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and are considering a return to Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, according to officials and reports.

Dems Tap Legis. Laura Curran for Nassau Exec Nominee, Primary Expected

Nassau County Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs tapped Nassau Legis. Laura Curran (D-Baldwin) as his party’s preferred candidate for county executive in the November elections, but she is still facing a three-way primary.

Nassau Exec Candidates Line Up Amid Mangano Scandal

There's no shortage of potential suitors lining up to run for Nassau County Executive since the seat is expected to be up for grabs come November.

Report: Nassau County is Going to Grow Really Old by 2024

Nearly a third of Nassau County’s population will be over 60 years old by 2024, according to a new study.

Nassau Declares Amnesty on Summer School Speed Camera Tickets

Those who received a ticket before Sept. 2 can rip it up and those that have already paid will get a refund.

Nassau Could Face $77M Deficit, Warns Maragos

"This situation is unfortunate, but not surprising."