Tis the season for the republican candidates to start getting thier pictures in the local papers.
The 2007 election season starts when the first republican challanger appears with a republican elected official at some sort of innocuous event.
What will the republican line-up be this year for the local elections?
The Town of Oyster Bay is all sewn up with republicans so its just the usual politicians who are up for re-election using Town funds to promote themselves.
In Hempstead, the challenger to Councilwoman Goosby should be appearing in the Herald newspapers shortly alongside Cullen or Huddes handing out a proclaimation.
Expect to see republican challengers for the county legislature to pop up too.
We'll be watching the local media to see if we can spot the new candidiates.