October 28, 2009 RSS feed / Election

Nassau County Legislature

Peter Schmitt sees opposition from John Rennhack—again

In the words of Yogi Berra, “It’s déja vu all over again” in the 12th District in Nassau County where Democrat John Rennhack tries to unseat incumbent Republican Peter Schmitt—for the third time. More...

TheRace for ToBay Clerk: all about access and technology

Republican incumbent Town of Oyster Bay Clerk Steve Labriola is running for reelection, and is seeking his second, two-year term. While he faces a political newcomer, Democrat John Capobianco Nov. More...

CORRECTION:

A story that appeared in last week’s edition, “Dave Mejias squares off against Joe Belesi,” contained an error. More...

Endorsements, 2009

Many of the popular quotes and statements about elections in our country perpetuate public apathy and take a jaded look at their value, effectiveness and relationship to America’s concept of freedom. More...

Town of Oyster Bay

Candidates discuss development and taxes

Development and taxes are on the mind of both incumbents and candidates running for the Town of Oyster Bay Board. Both the Democratic and Republican candidates are in agreement that these issues need to be addressed. More...

Nassau County Legislature

Dave Mejias squares off against Joe Belesi

Political rivals Dave Mejias and Joe Belesi square off again this year in a race for a seat in the Nassau County Legislature’s 14th District. More...

County Executive

Tom Suozzi and Ed Mangano offer two views of County assessments

Despite a recent report by Nassau County’s Tax Assessor that called Nassau County’s method of levying taxes on homes and other real property “fair and accurate,” Ed Mangano, a Republican running against N.C. Exec. More...

Mangano brings lawsuit against the BOE; ballot issue now resolved

Ed Mangano, a Republican running for County Executive against Democrat Tom Suozzi on Nov. 3, brought a lawsuit against the Nassau County Board of Elections (BOE) last week charging that the BOE’s Democratic Commissioner William T. More...

Walker, Majid square off for run for seat in 17th LD

The seat in the 17th Legislative District is currently held by Republican Ed Mangano, who is running this year for County Executive. More...

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