August 12, 2018 - 9:00am | Newsday
The New York State Building and Construction Trade Council has endorsed Democratic State Senate candidate James Gaughran over Sen. Carl Marcellino (R-Syosset), reversing the group’s backing from 2016.
July 26, 2018 - 9:47am | Newsday
A federal judge Thursday rescheduled the start of the trial of Rob Walker, the one-time chief aide to former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano, until after Mangano’s retrial on corruption charges.
July 26, 2018 - 8:00am | Newsday
A federal judge in Central Islip on Thursday set Feb. 25 as the tentative date for the start of Hempstead Town Board member Edward Ambrosino’s tax-evasion trial.
July 18, 2018 - 1:06pm | The Island Now
Hempstead Town Supervisor Laura Gillen said she’s proposing good government initiatives.
Her Republican-majority board can either join her – or answer to constituents, she said.
July 17, 2018 - 10:10am | Newsday
A Manhattan federal jury on Tuesday convicted former State Senate leader and Long Island power broker Dean Skelos in his retrial of charges that he used his official power to corruptly secure work for his son, Adam.
July 17, 2018 - 8:20am | Newsday
Former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano, facing an October retrial on federal corruption charges, paid $900,000 from campaign funds to his criminal defense attorney during the first half of the year, according to campaign finance reports filed Monday with the state board of elections.
July 15, 2018 - 4:30pm | Newsday
Democratic State Senate candidate James Gaughran has gotten an early endorsement from New York State United Teachers in his rematch against GOP Sen. Carl Marcellino, chairman of the Senate Education Committee.
July 5, 2018 - 10:19am | The Island Now
Erika Christensen said she decided to terminate her pregnancy at 32 weeks when she found out the baby she would give birth to would not be able to breathe outside of her body.
July 3, 2018 - 10:18am | The Island Now
Congressman Tom Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) is among the members of Congress pushing for immigration reform in the wake of a family-separation policy that was widely condemned.
June 26, 2018 - 9:23pm | Newsday
Nassau officials are promising a more “customer-friendly” assessment department, with staffers who will point residents to websites showing comparable local home sales, as the county prepares to release new property assessments for the first time in seven years.