The battle of the Toms will come to its conclusion in less than two weeks when New York State Assemblyman Tom DiNapoli and Glen Cove Mayor Tom Suozzi square off in the Democratic primary for Nassau County Executive on Sept. 11. The winner will face Republican designee Bruce Bent in the general election Nov. 6 for the unenviable task of solving the hardships that have plagued the county.
Syosset schools are ready for student arrival on Sept. 4. Construction work at several schools has been ongoing over the summer and several projects are near completion. By the end of September the district is expected to have completed a two-room addition to Robbins Lane School, new tennis courts at H.B. Thompson Middle School and an upgrading of computer cabling and electrical systems at Syosset High School.