Suozzi defeats four others in Democratic Congressional primary

Tom Suozzi won the Democratic nomination Tuesday to replace U.S. Rep. Steve Israel in the Third Congressional District with 6,532 votes, or 35.33 percent, setting up a likely contest with Republican state Sen. Jack Martins in November.

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Despite new president selection, NCC placed on probation

Six days after its Board of Trustees gave final approval to the college’s new permanent president, Nassau Community College was placed on probation Tuesday by an independent accrediting agency.

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Herricks grads lauded for caring for others

Herricks High School students care deeply about their community, as evidenced by the recent walk they put on in memory of a student who died from leukemia, school Superintendent Fino Celano said.

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