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There is a renewed emphasis on Holocaust education in local schools, thanks to a new state law signed in August by Gov. Kathy Hochul, requiring public school superintendents to attest in a survey … more
Mayor Pamela Panzenbeck wants to gauge the post-pandemic demand for a commuter ferry service out of Gravies Point for the $17 million ferry terminal, which has remained empty for six years with no … more
The Glen Cove City Council approved a proposed $63.3 million budget for 2023, the first spending plan under Mayor Pamela Panzenbeck since her election last year. The new budget keeps residential property taxes steady, and there will be a small decrease of roughly 4 percent in commercial property taxes.  more
It's election night across the country has hundreds of thousands of voters take to the polls to choose who will represent them on the local, state and national level beginning next year. more
It’s been a decade since Hurricane Sandy devastated Nassau County. Yet, instead of showcasing what could’ve easily been the worst moments of many people’s lives — instead it displayed their perseverance.  more
Election Day is just around the corner, but what many may not know is that there is more on the ballot this year than just seats in the state and federal governments. Residents of New York state will … more
He’s been an Assemblyman for 17 years with hopes of continuing on at least one more term. Charles Lavine is a 75-year-old Democrat with a background in law, spending time as a public defender … more
Jake Blumencranz is young and new to the political arena. For some, that actually could be a good thing. more
Amanda Field is ready to take on the responsibilities that come with being an Assemblywoman. more
As part of the legislative redistricting public hearings, Nassau County residents heard recommendations and offered their input on the new map of the county’s 19 legislative districts.The … more
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