Curran Takes Executive Office, Dems Make History

After a hotly contested campaign, Lauren Curran defeated Jack Martins in the race for Nassau County Executive—making the former legislator the first female county...

Long Island Restaurant Week Begins October 29

Restaurants dish best bites with $28.95 prix fixe menus for eight days The tri-annual and award-winning Long Island Restaurant Week kicks-off its Fall 2017 campaign on Sunday, Oct....

Santino: Town Headed In Right Direction

But opponents take issue with his vision, figures Chief executives have discretion when it comes to giving their state of the town addresses. Town of...

Santino Boasts Of Budget Turnaround

Days after “closing the books” on its 2016 budget, the Town of Hempstead held a press conference to highlight the results of the financial...

Hempstead Raises Age To Buy Tobacco Products

“Old enough to fight and vote, old enough to drink and smoke.” That tobacco industry lobby pitch to lawmakers contemplating upping the smoking age was...

Blakeman’s Inspector General Proposal Blocked For Now

Supervisor opposed, calling it ‘political grandstanding’ At the April 25 Town Board meeting, Councilman Bruce Blakeman attempted to add a “hand-up,” or emergency resolution to...

Muslim Travel Ban Up In The Air

President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travel from seven countries is up in the air, as the Department of Justice and two states head...

From Long Island To D.C. And Beyond

Women’s March draws historic numbers across globe The Women’s March On Washington drew a crowd of more than 500,000 women, men and children at the...