Oyster Bay supervisor candidates argue in public

Oyster Bay supervisor candidates argue in public

  OYSTER BAY – A planned news conference in Oyster Bay devolved into a shouting match between the town supervisor and his challenger in November’s upcoming election. Republican incumbent Joseph Saladino squared off with Marc Herman, the Democratic candidate, as the latter was trying to deliver a news conference on his party’s push for new […]

Dems unveil ethics proposal as Saladino responds

Dems unveil ethics proposal as Saladino responds

Dems unveil ethics proposal as Saladino responds The Town of Oyster Bay Democratic Committtee held a press conference on June 26 in front of Town Hall to unveil its ethics proposals. Supervisor candidate Marc Herman (left, at podium) makes a point while Supervisor Joseph Saladino (right) tries to talk over him. Standing behind Herman were […]

Marc Herman announces campaign for Oyster Bay supervisor

Marc Herman announces campaign for Oyster Bay supervisor

  Marc Herman announces campaign for Oyster Bay supervisor   Updated April 19, 2017 8:05 PM By Ted Phillips  “The Oyster Bay Democrats on Wednesday announced their slate of candidates to challenge the all-Republican town government on a platform of cleaning up corruption, ending nepotism and pay-to-play. “I turn on the news and Republicans are being taken […]

Town supervisor candidate calls for Narcan training for workers

Town supervisor candidate calls for Narcan training for workers

Town supervisor candidate calls for Narcan training for workers “A group of politicians and community leaders on Thursday called on Oyster Bay officials to train workers in the use of the lifesaving opioid overdose drug Narcan. Democratic Town Supervisor candidate Marc Herman, a dentist, spearheaded the call for action and highlighted public safety workers, parks […]

It’s a New Day For Area Democrats

It’s a New Day For Area Democrats

It’s a new day for area Democrats   My political career started in the early 1960s, when I was a young reporter and then a speechwriter for political candidates. My hometown of Long Beach was one of only two Democratic areas on all of Long Island. Once you ventured outside the city, it was all […]