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Grant Parpan and Cyndi Murray

04/08/15 8:00am
Town Trustee Jim King, left, and Judge Rudolph Bruer, right, will not seek re-election this year after serving nearly 20 years apiece. (Credit: Suffolk Times file photos)

Town Trustee Jim King, left, and Judge Rudolph Bruer, right, will not seek re-election this year after serving nearly 20 years apiece. (Credit: Suffolk Times file photos)

A pair of longtime elected Southold Town officials plans to retire at the end of the year.

Town Justice Rudolph Bruer and Town Trustee Jim King have both informed Republican leadership that they will not seek re-election to the posts they’ve each held for about two decades, GOP chairman Peter McGreevy confirmed Tuesday.  (more…)

11/04/14 11:53pm
Southold Town Trustee Dave Bergen receives a concession call from opponent Abigail Field. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Southold Town Trustee Dave Bergen receives a concession call from opponent Abigail Field. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

The Republican wave that swept across Suffolk County Tuesday didn’t stop short of Southold, where GOP incumbent Dave Bergen won a special election for an abbreviated term on the town’s Board of Trustees.

Mr. Bergen, 59, of Cutchogue received just over 4,000 votes to secure a 57-43 percent victory over Democratic challenger Abigail Field.  (more…)

05/21/14 11:00am
Abigail Field speaks at the Southold Town Democratic Committee nominating convention Tuesday evening. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Abigail Field speaks at the Southold Town Democratic Committee nominating convention Tuesday evening. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Who said an even-numbered year means no local races in Southold Town?

Six months after residents voted in a town election with the largest number of candidates in decades, a special election for town Trustee is taking shape for Election Day.

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