Tag: Kate Murray

Hubert Keen Named New President of Nassau Community College

Outgoing Farmingdale State College President W. Hubert Keen was named the new leader of Nassau Community College, which has struggled for four years to find a replacement for its previous top official. The State University of New York confirmed Thursday that the 71-year-old educator will resume leadership of NCC, the state’s largest single-campus two-year school boasting 22,000 students on its 225-acre East Garden City campus, beginning Aug. 1, shortly before the start of the 2016 fall semester. He will earn $225,000 annually.

NY Women in Politics Talk Gains, Struggles in Breaking Glass Ceiling

“Say ‘yes’ to everything. Men do. Don’t let anyone else decide your potential.”

Nassau Coliseum Groundbreaking Ceremony Starts Renovation

Officials smashed a wall with sledgehammers to celebrate the start of the work.

Singas: Voters Looked Past ‘Partisan Glasses’ in Giving Her Decisive Victory

“They (voters) wanted the best qualified person to do the job,” Singas told the Press.

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Race Too Close to Call

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

Democrat Madeline Singas Declares Victory in Nassau District Attorney Race

Democrat Madeline Singas, considered the underdog in a race with far-reaching implications, declared victory over Kate Murray, her well-connected Republican challenger, in the hotly...

Long Island Voters Decide Key Races On Election Day

Voter turnout is pivotal in key match-ups across Nassau and Suffolk.

Nassau District Attorney Race: Kate Murray Versus Madeline Singas

The two women’s campaign could also be the county’s costliest contest this year.

Nassau Dems Hold Unsanctioned Hearing on Contracts

Speakers discuss proposed reforms in a conference room after Republicans locked them out of the legislative chamber Friday.

Islanders Lose First Game in New Brooklyn Home

The Islanders fell 3-2 to the Chicago Blackhawks in the Isle's first regular season game at the Barclays Center, their new home.