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Laura Curran loses as Red wave sweeps Long Island


Mineola, NY:  Republicans headed Wednesday to be on their way to victories in all three major races on Long Island, and many minor ones. In the race for Nassau County Executive, Republican nominee Bruce Blakeman declared victory Tuesday night over Democratic incumbent Laura Curran, reported ABC News. "We went against a very, very popular, well-funded incumbent, and...

Nassau gets first Black district attorney in county history


The New York State Senate on Tuesday confirmed Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas as an Associate Judge on the Court of Appeals, and her replacement is the first Black DA in county history. The confirmation filled a key vacancy with a prosecutor and triggers an election this fall to select a new Nassau County district attorney. Singas replaces...