December 11, 2017 - 3:45pm
The Oyster Bay Town Board is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a modified proposal to create an inspector general to oversee contracting.
November 21, 2017 - 3:30pm
Elizabeth Mondello, daughter of Nassau County GOP chairman Joseph Mondello, was on the payroll of two of the county’s three town governments this year, most recently being hired by Hempstead Town.
November 21, 2017 - 10:05am
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday charged the town of Oyster Bay and former Town Supervisor John Venditto with defrauding investors for failing to disclose loan guarantees in bond documents.
October 24, 2017 - 8:15pm
The Oyster Bay Town Board narrowly passed a 2018 budget at a special meeting Tuesday that cuts funding for the town’s public safety department.
October 24, 2017 - 3:48pm
“As the father of four daughters, Jack Martins is focused on making Nassau County a better place to live, work and raise a family.”
This is how the Republican candidate for Nassau County executive began his official campaign biography.
October 24, 2017 - 2:55pm
In Jack Martins’ latest negative TV ad, every salacious attack against Laura Curran, his opponent for Nassau County Executive, is so untrue it’s comical.
Martin’s recent slanderous commercial erroneously knocks Nassau County Legislator Curran for raising her own pay and raising taxes.
October 23, 2017 - 9:30pm
The Oyster Bay Town Board plans to vote on the proposed 2018 budget at a special meeting Tuesday, well ahead of the Nov. 20 deadline to adopt a spending plan.
As in 2015, which was also an election year, the budget is expected to be passed early.
October 13, 2017 - 3:13pm
A group of citizens, of which I was one, tried to save acres of Kings Point Park, our peninsula’s forest preserve, from being paved over by the village of Kings Point.
October 10, 2017 - 3:22pm
Jack Martins has floated the idea of driving the tax assessments for Nassau County down to the town and village level.
According to Mr. Martins this would save the County $80 million a year. And it could, but it would only drive the costs down to the town levels.
October 4, 2017 - 8:29pm
There’s a reason the law says the Nassau County Legislature must approve a budget by Oct. 30. Voters casting ballots in the November election are supposed to know what legislators decided before they decide how to vote.