Democrat Jonathan Kornreich has won a Brookhaven Town Board seat in a special election to fill the vacant post.
Kornreich, 51, of Stony Brook, trounced Republican Theresa Laucella in Tuesday’s election, garnering more than 85% of votes cast, according to unofficial tallies posted on the Suffolk County Board of Elections website. Kornreich, a Three Village school district trustee, claimed victory late Tuesday in a statement emailed to reporters.
Kornreich will complete the unexpired four-year term of Democrat Valerie Cartright, who resigned in December after being elected in … [more]
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