Timing is everything.
Susan Berland says that it "wasn't the plan" for her to run for State Senate; her candidacy emerged after redistricting and outgoing Sen. James Gaughran's decision not to run. But the Dix Hills Democrat has picked the right time to make a bid for Albany.
Berland is challenging Mario R. Mattera, who is completing his first term. The Saint James Republican rightly points to important successes such as his...read more ››