July 18, 2013 RSS feed / Politics

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Albano’s ‘lesson in politics’

Incumbent lawmaker has signatures invalidated

Putnam Legislator Carl Albano called it a “lesson in politics!”The first term lawmaker was referring to his being knocked off the November ballot late Wednesday after petitions submitted to seek reelection on both the GOP and Independence Party lines More...

Smith & McConville Jab One Another

The race for Putnam sheriff is rapidly turning into something akin to moonshine: Harsh, potent and with an aggressive kick. Sheriff Don Smith and his challenger Kevin McConville have already started firing accusations at one another this week. More...

Grossman, Sweeny Extra Busy This Summer

Putnam County Senior Judge John Sweeny and Carmel attorney Victor Grossman are both running hard for New York State Supreme Court from the 9th Judicial District—appearing in parades, before civic groups, and at events far and wide. More...

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“Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare. They are consumed in twelve minutes. Half-times take twelve minutes. This is not coincidence.” ~Erma Bombeck