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Local councilman eyes congressional run

“Neil Foley always comes when he’s called. There should just be a Batman signal for him every time he’s needed,” said Jeannine O’Grady, from Bayport, about Brookhaven …

This past Wednesday, Suffolk County executive Steve Bellone hosted cryptocurrency mogul Brock Pierce for a roundtable discussion with community leaders on the impact and future of …

Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming (D-Sag Harbor) has announced her candidacy for Congress in New York’s First Congressional District. With a backdrop of Patchogue Lake, Fleming …

Just as the sun began to peek out from behind the clouds above Islip Town Hall and trickle into the second-floor boardroom, a smile appeared on town supervisor Angie Carpenter’s face as she turned …

Longtime Islip resident and community leader Astrid Fidelia announced Monday her run for the 11th District of the Suffolk County Legislature. Fidelia, running as a Democrat, has served as the …

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) today announced his campaign for Governor of New York in 2022 amid a series of alleged scandals surrounding Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Zeldin, 41, is the first member of …

For much of her adult life, supervisor Angie M. Carpenter has been a caretaker and a trailblazer on all fronts. The first female supervisor in over 300 years of history for the Town of Islip, …

Every year the president of the United States designates March as Women’s History Month, but in some ways it feels like we have been celebrating women’s history milestones since …

Islip Town board member Trish Bergin has announced her candidacy for Suffolk County Legislature. Bergin, 49, aims to take the seat held by Tom Cilmi (R-East Islip) when both of their terms end …

Last Wednesday, as Democrat Presi- dent Joe Biden was being sworn in, newly elected congressman Andrew Garbarino (R-Bay- COUNTY port) watched the proceedings on seats spaced across the West …

Suffolk County Democratic Committee chairman Rich Schaffer recently celebrated two decades of service in 2020. During his time as chairman, he has seen over 275 candidates elected and more than …

No official results have been posted as of Wednesday morning, but the unofficial local polls indicate a fairly red election year. “There’s about about 140,00 to 150,000 absentee …

Suffolk County Democrats on the South Shore will likely experience a harrowing loss in this year’s election after several near defeats in the polls as of Wednesday morning. However, Suffolk …

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