As trailers with the names “Lucy” and “Desi” popped up outside the East Marion firehouse Monday, the community buzzed with anticipation of a Hollywood set taking shape in the small neighborhood. After all, what sort of A-list actors command such esteemed leading lady and man monikers?
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…)
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…)