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The Zoning Board of Appeals is expected to vote Thursday on a developer’s request to convert a vacant office building on Park Avenue into rental apartments, after its main tenant, the Long Beach … more
Long Beach and Delray Beach, Fla. resident J. Richard MacMurray died on November 2. He was 79. MacMurray graduated from the Brooklyn Preparatory School and earned a bachelor’s degree from the … more
For the first time in more than a century, the Town of Hempstead will have a Democratic supervisor. Laura Gillen, a Rockville Centre attorney, defeated incumbent Republican Anthony Santino on Tuesday night by roughly 2,000 votes. more
Residents sighed in unison during the Oct. 30 Freeport Board of Trustees meeting. They were relieved to hear the Board of Trustees’ decision to deny the application to rezone properties located on … more
Seven-term Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford (R-Long Beach) declared victory over her Democratic opponent, fellow Long Beach resident Jane Fisher, in Nassau County’s 4th Legislative District … more
Brick sidewalks and ornamental lighting will be added to Exeter Avenue and Sunrise Highway in Lynbrook thanks to a $225,000 grant the village received from Nassau County. more
Alan Beach fought back tears in the Francis X. Becker Rotunda at Lynbrook Village Hall on Oct. 23, as late Mayor William Hendrick’s sons, Billy and John, swore Beach in as the new mayor. It was just 12 days after Hendrick had died of complications of a heart attack. more
“I think there’s nothing more important than restoring trust in our elected officials,” said Jay Jacobs, the Democratic chairman of Nassau County, as he joined with County Executive-elect Laura Curran and newly elected officials on the steps of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building on Wednesday afternoon. more
According to political analyst Larry Levy, of Hofstra University, Laura Curran's win could make for some genuine bipartisan work at the county legislative level. more
When Laura Gillen declared victory over incumbent Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino late Tuesday night, it wasn’t only Democrats celebrating the Rockville Centre attorney’s historic win. more
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