Politics
11 results total, viewing 1 - 10
Town of Hempstead Councilman Bruce Blakeman, a Republican, retained his Election Night lead over Democratic Nassau County Executive Laura Curran after all absentee ballots were counted on Nov. 15, finishing with a 2,150-vote lead. more
As of Wednesday morning, Republicans in Nassau County-wide races were inching toward a GOP sweep. On election night, Bruce Blakeman, the Republican Town of Hempstead councilman, had surged past … more
Just over two years into Laura Curran’s first term as county executive, the world was roiled by the coronavirus pandemic. Its continuing impact on life might have consumed lesser elected officials, but not Curran. more
Since 2012, Delia DeRiggi-Whitton has actively taken on causes in Nassau County’s 11th Legislative District, and has made important changes. more
Democratic incumbent Laura Curran is running for her second four-term as county executive. Her Republican opponent is Town of Hempstead Councilman Bruce Blakeman. The Herald asked the candidates three pertinent questions to get their take on the issues. more
Though we found both candidates in the Nassau County clerk race to be strong, we see no reason to unseat Maureen O’Connell after all she has accomplished in the past 16 years. more
At 23 years old, Josh Lafazan became Nassau County’s youngest legislator in 2017. He is now in his second term, representing the North Shore’s 18th Legislative District. A registered … more
The Town of Oyster Bay is in better shape than it has been for many years, and there are a number of reasons. Under Supervisor Joseph Saladino, the town is no longer in financial trouble, and the … more
TTom Hand, Louis Imbroto and Michele Johnson should be re-elected to Oyster Bay’s town board for their continual efforts to assist residents and businesses. The Democratic challengers are … more
The race for Nassau district attorney has quickly become one of the most hotly contested in the county, with Democratic State Sen. Todd Kaminsky, of Long Beach, and Republican Anne Donnelly, of … more
1 | 2 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 91 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.