Tag: North Hempstead

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 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.”