March 14th, 2014
Supervisor Romaine presented his State of the Town Address earlier this month at Brookhaven Town Hall. His presentation focused on “Turning the Corner” and gave an optimistic look at the town’s future with an emphasis on new initiatives and the challenges that face the Town in the years ahead. Here is the Supervisor’s address in […]
New York State Senator Ken LaValle’s legislation to alter the way Board of Regents members are selected passed the New York State Senate today.
Republican congressional candidate Frank Scaturro was barred from attending the March meeting of the Garden City Republican Club by Donald X. Clavin, Jr., the Republican Executive Leader for Garden City and Town of Hempstead Receiver of Taxes, the Scaturro for Congress camp reports.
March 13th, 2014
The Smithtown News recently interviewed George Demos and wrote a detailed article chronicling the Demos for Congress campaign that accelerated this week with Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s endorsement of George Demos. The article is included.
with petition season well underway, nearly all Republican clubs in New York’s First Congressional District announced their endorsement of NYS Senator Lee Zeldin’s campaign for U.S. Congress.
March 12th, 2014
NYS Assemblyman Michael Montesano (Glen Head) today voted against the Assembly Majority’s one-house budget resolution, citing the inclusion of too many measures that would only aid cities and the out-of-control spending laid out in the proposal.
March 11th, 2014
Four of the seventeen Board of Regents seats have come up for re-election, but one Regent, representing the Albany area, resigned ahead of the vote that was held today during a joint Legislative Session of the Senate and the Assembly.
March 10th, 2014
Advocates, Bicycling, Safe Street and Running Organizations Join in the Plea for Safer, Smarter Roadways<
Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone joined Fire Rescue Emergency Services (FRES) Commissioner Joe Williams along with members of the Suffolk County EMS, the Suffolk County Joint Chiefs Association, the Regional Emergency Medical Services Council at the Holbrook Fire Department to announce the implementation of the Suffolk County PulsePoint App today. The new service, funded […]
At a public hearing on the proposed New York State Energy Plan, advocates and community leaders will call on Gov. Cuomo to turn away from increased dependence on fossil fuels – including fracked natural gas – and toward renewable energy sources.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano reminds residents to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors ahead of this weekend’s Daylight Savings Time which occurs this Sunday, March 9th.
The New York State Senate passed legislation to increase penalties for drug dealers who sell to children. The bill (S988A) strengthens the felony charges for the sale of drugs by an adult to a child under the age of 14.
March 7th, 2014
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani today endorsed George Demos for Congress. Mayor Giuliani called George Demos, of Stony Brook, a refreshing new voice so desperately needed by the Republican Party to bring about change that the American people want, need and deserve.
March 6th, 2014
Introductory Resolution 1150-14, sponsored by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, would double the fine if a parking ticket is 30 days late. The fine would triple after 60 days, and other traffic infractions, including red light cameras violations, would see a $50 late fee.
March 4th, 2014
Clerk Raises Unprecedented $20 Million for County’s General Fund in 2013