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County announces effort to aid small biz

Nassau County business leaders last Thursday said that getting county residents to shop at local, small businesses was one of their top priorities. 

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County prevails over town in tuition case
Posted: October 23, 2014

The state Appellate Court ruled on Thursday that Nassau County is allowed to charge the Town of North Hempstead for a portion of tuition rates of North Hempstead residents attending any program at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan. 

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Town holds hearing on $125M budget
Posted: October 23, 2014

The North Hempstead town council on Tuesday held the first of two public hearings on its $125 million budget for the 2015 fiscal year, offering analysis from financial advisor Howard Weitzman and Deputy Supervisor Aline Khatchadourian.

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Haber relies on own money for campaign
Posted: October 23, 2014

In many ways, the race Adam Haber is running is a departure from the one he was in a year ago: a general election campaign against Republican Jack Martins rather than an internecine struggle against Democratic primary opponent Tom Suozzi, and a fight for a state Senate seat in Albany instead of the county executive’s office in Mineola.

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Schimel cites experience, touts agenda
Posted: October 23, 2014

For state Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel (D-Great Neck), the campaign leading up to Election Day on Nov. 4 is not about what she’s done, but rather what she’s going to do with another two years in the state Legislature. 

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Rice stresses DA record, economic issues
Posted: October 23, 2014

Democrat Kathleen Rice said Thursday that because she has lived in the 4th Congressional District her entire life - in an Irish-Catholic Garden City household with nine siblings - she has a firm grasp of the issues facing the people she is running to represent in Washington.

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6 Manhasset mayors, 2 Port back Martins
Posted: October 23, 2014

Six mayors of Manhasset-area villages and two from Port Washington have endorsed state Sen. Jack Martins (R-Mineola) in his re-election campaign to represent New York’s 7th State Senate district.

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