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Posted on: March 14, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES APRIL 2019 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

County Executive Curran Announces APRIL 2019 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES APRIL CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

County Executive Curran Announces April Caregiver Support Group At Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES MARCH 2019 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

County Executive Curran Announces MARCH 2019 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during March 2019 a...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES MARCH CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

County Executive Curran Announces March Caregiver Support Group At Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY 2019 ACTIVITIES FOR SENIORS

County Executive Curran Announces FEBRUARY 2019 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

County Executive Curran Announces 

February Caregiver Support Group 

At Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library,...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES JANUARY 2019 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during January 2019 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations a...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES DECEMBER 2018 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

County Executive Curran Announces December 2018 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES DECEMBER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

County Executive Curran Announces 

December Caregiver Support Group 

At Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library,...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES NOVEMBER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

County Executive Curran Announces November Caregiver Support Group 

At Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is o...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES NOVEMBER 2018 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

County Executive Curran Announces November 2018 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during November ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Press Release / FOUR YEAR PLAN FOR SERVICES FOR OLDER ADULTS

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES

 PUBLIC HEARING ON 

FOUR YEAR PLAN FOR SERVICES FOR OLDER ADULTS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the Nassau County Department of Human Services, Office for the Agin...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES OCTOBER 2018 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  September 2018

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

 

County Executive Curran Announces October 2018 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES OCTOBER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    September 2018

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

 

County Executive Curran Announces 

October Caregiver Support Group

 At Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Cu...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES SEPTEMBER 2018 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  August 2018

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

 

County Executive Curran Announces September 2018 Activities for County’s Senior Centers

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES SEPTEMBER CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    August 2018

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

 

County Executive Curran Announces September Caregiver Support Group At 

Long Beach Public Library

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran a...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES AUGUST 2018 ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during August 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations ar...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES AUGUST CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES FRESH PRODUCE FOR SENIORS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a program in which income-eligible residents, age 60 and over, can receive a one-time (per person, per year) coupon book worth $20 to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at local Farm...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

CURRAN HONORS MARY JOESTEN OF OCEANSIDE AS NASSAU COUNTY’S 2018 SENIOR CITIZEN ‘WOMAN OF THE YEAR’

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announces that Mary Joesten is Nassau County’s 2018 Senior Citizen ‘Woman of the Year’. Mary was presented an award at the 44th Annual May Conference in Observance of Older American...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

CURRAN HONORS DANIEL LEDONNE OF GARDEN CITY AS NASSAU COUNTY’S 2018 SENIOR CITIZEN ‘MAN OF THE YEAR

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announces that Daniel LeDonne is Nassau County’s 2018 Senior Citizen “Man of the Year.” Daniel was presented an award at the 44th Annual May Conference in Observance of Older Americans M...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Senior Citizen Activites - JULY 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during July 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY- July 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Senior Citizen Activites - JUNE 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during June 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY - JUNE 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY- JUNE 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Elmont Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS- May 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during May 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are a...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY- May 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY - May 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Elmont Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR 2018 SENIOR CITIZENS OF THE YEAR

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is seeking nominations for Nassau County’s 2018 Senior Citizen of the Year. This annual award recognizes two individuals who have demonstrated outstanding concern and action for human services and commun...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2018

SENIOR CITIZEN ACTIVITIES - April 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during April 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY - April 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY - April 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Elmont Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

ACTIVITIES FOR COUNTY’S SENIOR CENTERS- March 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during March 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are available...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY - March 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY - March 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Elmont Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY - February 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Elmont Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

The...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY- February 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers. 

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Senior Citizen Activities - February 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during February 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are availa...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY - January 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the County Office for the Aging, in cooperation with the Long Beach Public Library, is offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder caregivers....

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY - January 2018

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the County Offices for Aging and Mental Health, in cooperation with the Elmont Public Library, are offering a support group specifically targeted to respond to the needs of elder...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Senior Citizen Activities - January 2018

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take place during January 2018 at Nassau County Senior Centers throughout the area. Additional information and reservations are av...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

MANGANO ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HEARING ON FOUR YEAR PLAN FOR SERVICES FOR OLDER ADULTS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the Nassau County Department of Human Services, Office for the Aging, and its Advisory Council, will convene a Public Hearing on the Nassau County Second Annual Update ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FRESH PRODUCE FOR SENIORS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced a program in which income-eligible residents, age 60 and over, can receive a one-time (per person, per year) coupon book worth $20 to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables at a local Farmers...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Mangano Honors Richard Begandy as Nassau County’s Senior Citizen Man of the Year

RICHARD BEGANDY

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announces that Richard Begandy is Nassau County’s 2017 Senior Citizen “Man of the Year.” Richard was presented an award at the 43rd  Annual May Conference in Observance of Olde...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Mangano Honors Dolores Genovese as Nassau County’s Senior Citizen Woman of the Year

DOLORES GENOVESE

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announces that Dolores Genovese is Nassau County’s 2017 Senior Citizen ‘Woman of the Year’. Dolores was presented an award at the 43rd Annual May Luncheon in Observance of Older Ame...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

MANGANO SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR 2017 SENIOR CITIZENS OF THE YEAR

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is seeking nominations for Nassau County’s 2017 Senior Citizen of the Year. This annual award recognizes two individuals who have demonstrated outstanding concern and action for h...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

VETERANS AWARD NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE ANNUAL NURSES TRAINING BALL

(Mineola, NY)  The Veterans organization Nassau County Voiture #803 Forty & Eight held their  Annual Nurse’s Training Ball at the Malverne American Legion Post #44.  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell,...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

COUNTY CLERK WARNS NASSAU COUNTY RESIDENTS ABOUT “SOCIAL SECURITY PHONE SCAMS”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning Nassau County residents about a new type of solicitation that has recently targeted the Nassau community. The solicitations come in the form of a person or “robo-call&am...

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Posted on: April 30, 2018

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS MINEOLA JUNIOR FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION DINNER

 

            (Mineola, NY) The Mineola Junior Fire Department recently held their 16th Annual Installation Dinner and Awards Ceremony to honor the officers and members of this fine organization for their dedicated servic...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

VETERANS AWARD NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE 48TH ANNUAL NURSES TRAINING BALL

(Mineola, NY)  The Veterans organization Nassau County Voiture #803 Forty & Eight held their 48th Annual Nurse’s Training Ball at the Malverne American Legion Post #44.  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, a registered...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

VA ANNOUNCES ROLLOUT AND APPLICATION PROCESS FOR NEW VETERANS ID CARD

(Mineola, NY)  The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently announced that the application process for the national Veterans Identification Card (VIC) is now available for Veterans.  This has been mandated through legislation si...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

BOY SCOUT TROOP #45 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

(Mineola, NY)  - Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #45 of Mineola at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Charles Austria, Nathan Bischoff, Thomas Randazzo, Brendan Mulrooney, James Reardon, Joseph Mu...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

COUNTY CLERK CELEBRATES IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP HONOREES

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans in Government recently held their 21st Annual Scholarship Reception at the Westbury Manor. The Irish Americans in Government is a charitable organization whose members of Irish heritage contribute to the community throu...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS WEST HEMPSTEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other area officials at the West Hempstead Public Library as they celebrated the 50th Anniversary of their Charter.
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Posted on: October 16, 2017

BOY SCOUT TROOP # 656 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

(Mineola, NY)   Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop # 656 of Wantagh at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Brian Patrick Klotsche of Wantagh.  County Clerk O’Connell, along...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS DIVISION 17 CELEBRATES 28TH ANNUAL IRISH HERITAGE DAY PARADE & FESTIVAL

(Mineola, NY)  The Ancient Order of Hibernians Divison 17 recently celebrated the 28th anniversary of its St. Brendan the Navigator Irish Heritage Day Parade and Festival in the City of Long Beach.  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O&rsqu...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

COUNTY CLERK HOSTS SENIOR FLU SHOT PROGRAM

(Mineola, NY)  Through the generous support of Northwell Health System Syosset Hospital, community organizations, local volunteers and nurses, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently held a senior citizen flu shot program at the ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

County Clerk Attends Portuguese American Leadership Conference

(Mineola, NY)  The New York Portuguese American Leadership Conference (“NYPALC”) in collaboration with the Portuguese Heritage Society recently hosted a luncheon in honor of Portugal’s Parliament Member and former Se...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL OPPOSES ILLEGAL FEE INCREASES IN 2018 COUNTY BUDGET

(Mineola, NY) Maureen O’Connell, Nassau County Clerk, demands that the County Executive and County Legislature eliminate the illegal fees built in to the 2018 County Budget.

Maureen O’Connell said, “A review of the 2018 proposed b...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

CATHEDRAL NURSERY SCHOOL 50 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

(Mineola, NY)  The Cathedral Nursery School recently celebrated their 50th year of providing quality Early Childhood Education and service to the Garden City community with a picnic attended by over 200 current and alumni families.  Nassau C...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

COUNTY OFFICIALS ATTEND BELLMORE STREET FAIR

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other local officials to participate in the festivities at the Bellmore Street Fair sponsored by the Bellmore Chamber of Commerce.   

The fair attracted many visitors and brou...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS NEW HYDE PARK STREET FAIR

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials including Nassau County Legislator Richard Nicolello. participated in the festivities at the Annual New Hyde Park Street Fair.    The fair a...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

ATTENTION SENIORS: FREE FLU SHOTS

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and Northwell Health System Syosset Hospital are pleased to announce free flu shots for senior citizens in the community.  This year’s program will be held on Thursday, Octobe...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

MINEOLA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE KICKS OFF ANNUAL MINEOLA STREET FAIR

 

            (Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, Mineola Mayor Scott Strauss and other local officials joined in the festivities at the Mineola Street Fair spo...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

MERRICK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE KICKS OFF MERRICK STREET FAIR

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other local officials to participate in the festivities at the Merrick Street Fair sponsored by the Merrick Chamber of Commerce.   

The fair attracted many visitors and brough...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

COUNTY CLERK JOINS GERMAN NIGHT AT EISENHOWER PARK

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and Nassau County Supreme Court Judge Uta Lally recently attended the German Night celebration held at Eisenhower Park.  Clerk O’Connell presented citiations to the...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS 2017 AWARDS CEREMONY FOR WANTAGH SEAFORD GIRL SCOUT ASSOCIATION

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(Mineola, NY)   The Wantagh Seaford Girl Scout Association recently held their annual Awards Ceremony to honor the Junior, Cadette and Senior Girl Scouts who have earned their Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards, respectively.  Nassau County ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS RETIREMENT CELEBRATION HONORING BRIAN J. HOESL

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(Mineola, NY)  The Superior Officers Association recently held a retirement celebration honoring Captain Brian J. Hoesl.  Brian has dedicated forty-six years of Law Enforcement service to the residents of Nassau County, specifically as P...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

COUNTY CLERK MEETS WITH HICKSVILLE/LEVITTOWN SENIOR CITIZENS GROUP

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, recently joined a meeting of the Hicksville/Levittown Senior Citizens Group at Levittown Hall in Hicksville to speak with members about the services the Clerk’s office prov...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

COUNTY CLERK JOINS WILLISTON PARK FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION

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(Mineola, NY)  The Williston Park Fire Department recently held their 90th Annual Installation and Inspection Dinner and Dance. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials took part in the celebration and expressed her co...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

COUNTY CLERK JOINS PORTUGAL DAY PARADE

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(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined members of Nassau County’s Portuguese community during their Annual Portugal Day Celebration.  Portuguese-American residents came together with community lea...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS MERRICK ASSOCIATION OF GIRL SCOUTS AWARDS CEREMONY

(Mineola, NY)   The Merrick Association of Girl Scouts recently held their annual Awards Ceremony to honor the Girl Scouts who have earned their Gold, Silver, Bronze and Presidential Service Awards. The ceremony is a milestone in the lif...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

BOY SCOUT TROOP #45 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

(Mineola, NY)   Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop

#45 of Mineola at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Daniel Albano, Daniel Roach, Bryan Franz, Davide Scalese, Vito Santoli, William Carr and Kyle Mahon...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

BOY SCOUT TROOP #97 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

(Mineola, NY)   Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop

#97 of Manhasset at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Benjamin J. Ackert, Philip Passes, George Theodosopoulos and Lazarus T. Ziozis.  County ...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

COUNTY CLERK HONORS WANTAGH SENIOR

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined the students and their families, administration, faculty and staff of Wantagh High School for the 2017 Senior Awards Ceremony to present an exceptional member of this ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Boy Scout Troop #243 Honors Eagle Scouts

  (Mineola, NY)   Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #243 of Garden City at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Christian P. Ferris, Joseph K. Graham, Christopher S. Levano, Casey Noonan...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

COUNTY CLERK WELCOMES STUDENTS FROM KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL PARTICIPATING IN SENIOR EXPERIENCE PROGRAM

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(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently hosted Tamie Kranis, CPA and owner of Creative Business Alternatives (“CBA”) and a group of graduating students from Kennedy High School that have been se...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

VETERANS AWARD NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS AT THEIR ANNUAL NURSES TRAINING BALL

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(Mineola, NY)  The Veterans organization Nassau County Voiture #803 Forty & Eight held their Annual Nurse’s Training Ball at the Malverne American Legion Post #44.  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, a registe...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS WEST HEMPSTEAD/FRANKLIN SQUARE ASSOCIATION OF GIRL SCOUTS AWARDS

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(Mineola, NY)   The West Hempstead/Franklin Square Association of Girl Scouts recently held their annual Awards Ceremony to honor the Junior, Cadette and Senior Girl Scouts who have earned their Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards, respective...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

BOY SCOUT TROOP #200 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

(Mineola, NY)   Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop

#200 of Williston Park at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Kevin R. Parente, Jr., David Villani and Robert W. Earley, III.  County Clerk O&am...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS MINEOLA JUNIOR FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION DINNER

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(Mineola, NY) The Mineola Junior Fire Department recently held their 15th Annual Installation Dinner and Awards Ceremony to honor the officers and members of this fine organization for their dedicated service to the community. Since 1976 the Mineola Jun...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2017

LOCAL OFFICIALS JOIN LAKE SUCCESS WINE & SPIRITS RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials joined members of the New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce to attend the grand opening ceremony of the new Lake Success Wine & Spirits Store in the Lake Success Shopping Center...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2017

COUNTY CLERK JOINS ENGINE CO. NO. 1 MINEOLA FIRE DEPARTMENT FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined members of Engine Co. No. 1, of the Mineola Fire Department to honor Firefighter Paul Cusato for his 50 years of service to the Mineola community. Clerk O’Connell presented Firefighter ...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2017

NASSAU COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL’S ONLINE TRAINING SEMINAR VISITS LEVITTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

ONLINE TRAINING SEMINAR

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell’s “Nassau County Land Records Online Training Seminar” visited Levittown Public Library on Tuesday, March 21st to educate local residents about the Nassau County Land Records Online Database. &...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT WILLISTON PARK SENIOR CITIZENS MEETING

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined a meeting of the Williston Park Seniors Group at Clinton G. Martin Park in New Hyde Park to speak with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT YOUNG AT HEART SENIORS CITIZENS GROUP MEETING

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined a meeting of the Young at Heart Seniors Group at Grace Episcopal Church in Massapequa to speak with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to residents including the proc...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2017

COUNTY CLERK’S MOBILE OFFICE AT ELMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY

(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell’s Mobile Office recently visited the Elmont Public Library.

            The Nassau County Clerk’s Mobile Office is on the ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS UNITED VETERANS ORGANIZATION INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS

Mineola, NY)  The United Veterans Organization of Nassau County (UVONC) recently held their Installation of Officers ceremony at the Edwin Welch Jr. American Legion Post 1132 located in Seaford.  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’C...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

IRISH AMERICAN SOCIETY CELEBRATES 67TH ANNUAL SAINT PATRICK’S PARADE

(Mineola, NY)  The Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens recently celebrated their 67th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade in Mineola.  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined area officials and communi...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

COUNTY CLERK HOSTS SENIOR FLU SHOT PROGRAM

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(Mineola, NY) Through the generous support of Northwell Health Syosset Hospital, community organizations, local volunteers and nurses, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently held a senior citizen flu shot program at the Williston Park American L...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

ATTENTION SENIORS: FREE FLU SHOTS

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and Northwell Health Syosset Hospital are pleased to announce free flu shots for senior citizens in the community. This year’s program will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. ...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2016

COUNTY CLERK WARNS NASSAU COUNTY RESIDENTS ABOUT “IRS PHONE SCAMS”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning Nassau County residents about solicitations targeting the Nassau community. The solicitations come in the form of a person or “robo-call” fraudulently claiming to be from the Internal Rev...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2016

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT MILAN SENIORS CLUB MEETING

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(Mineola, NY)  Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was the guest speaker at the Milan Seniors Club meeting at Clinton G. Martin Park in New Hyde Park.  Clerk O’Connell spoke with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to the community in...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

COUNTY CLERK JOINS EAST WILLISTON FIRE DEPARTMENT OFFICER INSTALLATION DINNER

COUNTY CLERK JOINS EAST WILLISTON FIRE DEPARTMENT OFFICER INSTALLATION DINNER

(Mineola, NY) The East Williston Fire Department recently held their 127th Annual Installation of Officers and Dinner Dance. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials took part in the celebration and expressed her congratulations to...Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2016

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT CARLE PLACE SENIORS GROUP

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT CARLE PLACE SENIORS GROUP

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined a meeting of the Carle Place Seniors Group to speak with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to residents including the processing and maintenance of the County’s land...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2016

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT EAST ROCKAWAY VFW POST NO. 3350 MEETING

East Rockaway Veterans of Foreign Wars Post

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was the guest speaker at the East Rockaway Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3350 meeting on Tuesday. Clerk O’Connell spoke with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to the community inc...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2016

IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT CELEBRATES 21ST ANNUAL ST. PATRICK’S DAY LUNCHEON

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans In Government (IAIG”) of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens recently celebrated their 21st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon at Carlton on the Park in Eisenhower Park. At this year’s celebration, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2016

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT AMERICAN LEGION POST #339 MEETING

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was the guest speaker at the American Legion Lawrence-Cedarhurst Post #339 meeting on Sunday. Clerk O’Connell spoke with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to the community includin...Read on...

Posted on: November 30, 2015

COUNTY CLERK WARNS FREEPORT RESIDENTS ABOUT NEW “DEED SCAM”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning homeowners about a new type of solicitation that recently targeted the Freeport community. These mailings are coming from “Record Transfer Services” and recommend “… all NY homeowners obt...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2015

COUNTY CLERK O’CONNELL ANNOUNCES ONLINE RECORDS SEARCH

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is pleased to announce that Nassau County land and miscellaneous records are now available to search online. The public can access County Clerk records such as deeds, mortgages, property cards, UCC fil...Read on...

Posted on: October 29, 2015

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT LOCUST VALLEY SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB MEETING

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT LOCUST VALLEY SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB MEETING

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was the guest speaker at the Locust Valley Senior Citizens Club meeting which took place at the Locust Valley Library. Clerk O’Connell spoke with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides ...Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2015

COUNTY CLERK HOSTS SENIOR FLU SHOT PROGRAM

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(Mineola, NY) Through the generous support of North Shore LIJ Syosset Hospital, community organizations, local volunteers and nurses, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently held a senior citizen flu shot program at the Williston Park
American L...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT 19TH ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP RECEPTION

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans in Government is a charitable organization whose members of Irish heritage contribute to the community through government service. This year the Irish Americans in Government were pleased to honor the men and women of t...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2015

COUNTY OFFICIALS ATTEND BELLMORE STREET FAIR

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other local officials to participate in the festivities at the Bellmore Street Fair sponsored by the Bellmore Chamber of Commerce.
The fair attracted many visitors and brought together the bu...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2015

Attention Seniors: Free Flu Shots

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and North Shore-LIJ Syosset Hospital are pleased to announce free flu shots for senior citizens in the community. This year’s program will be held on Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at ...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2015

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS VETERANS BBQ HOSTED BY ASSEMBLYMAN ED RA

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Pictured are Assemblyman Ed Ra, VFW Post 2718 Member Fred Engber, Town of Hempstead Veterans Service Officer Rick Gales, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, VFW Post 2718 Members: Earl Valder, Ron Boehnig and Mike Dolan, Nassau County Legislator Laura ...Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2015

BOY SCOUT TROOP # 116 HONORS EAGLE SCOUT

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop # 116 of Valley Stream at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Sean Plackis. County Clerk O’Connell, along with other area officials, the leaders and families of Troop...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

BOY SCOUT TROOP #163 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop # 163 of Rockville Centre at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Andrew Charles Mohacsi, Connor Francis Brown, Christopher Paul Steiner and Paul Francis Steiner. Count...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2015

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS FLAG DAY CEREMONY AT ABBEY LANE SCHOOL

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other area officials, first graders and faculty for the Flag Day Celebration at Abbey Lane Elementary School in Levittown.  The children celebrated many things about our flag and country.  With ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2015

Boy Scout Troop # 200 Honors Eagle Scouts

Boy Scout Troop 200 Honors Eagle Scouts

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop # 200 of Williston Park at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for John Thomas Conway, Christian Gerard Sokol, Christopher Scott Mueller, Thomas Francis Sokol and Martin Pa...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2015

COUNTY CLERK IS GUEST READER

East Street School Reading

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was invited to be a Guest Reader as part of the end of school year “Read-In” program at the East Street School in Hicksville. Clerk O’Connell had a great time as she read “Leah’s Pony” to the children....Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2015

COUNTY CLERK JOINS WILLISTON PARK FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION

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(Mineola, NY) The Williston Park Fire Department recently held their 88th Annual Installation and Inspection Dinner and Dance. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell took part in the celebration and expressed her congratulations to Chief Gary Smithing ...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

COUNTY CLERK WELCOMES STUDENTS FROM KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL PARTICIPATING IN SENIOR EXPERIENCE PROGRAM

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently hosted Tamie Kranis, CPA and owner of Creative Business Alternatives (“CBA”) and a group of graduating students from Kennedy High School that have been selected to participate in this years “Se...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

BOY SCOUT TROOP # 45 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

Boys Scout Troops

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #45 of Mineola at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Leonard Morra, George Becker, Stephen Martone and Theodore Bischoff. County Clerk O’Connell, along with other are...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

COUNTY CLERK CELEBRATES IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP HONOREES

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans in Government is a charitable organization whose members of Irish heritage contribute to the community through government service. Each year, the Irish Americans in Government offer scholarships to eligible High School ...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS 2015 AWARDS CEREMONY FOR WEST HEMPSTEAD/FRANKLINS SQ. ASSOCIATION OF GIRL SCOUT

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(Mineola, NY) The West Hempstead/Franklin Square Association of Girl Scouts recently held their annual Awards Ceremony to honor members who have earned the Girl Scouts Gold Award. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other area officials, the l...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

COUNTY CLERK HONORS WANTAGH SENIORS

Wantagh Senior Award

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined the students and their families, administration, faculty and staff of Wantagh High School for the 2015 Senior Awards Ceremony to present an exceptional member of this year’s graduating c...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

COUNTY CLERK INSTALLS HICKSVILLE–LEVITTOWN SENIOR OFFICERS

Levitown Senior Installation

(Mineola, NY) The Hicksville-Levittown Senior Club recently held their Installation of Officers luncheon at Levittown Hall in Hicksville. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials were on hand to honor outgoing President Thomas V. M...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2015

COUNTY CLERK JOINS MINEOLA JUNIOR FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION DINNER

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(Mineola, NY) The Mineola Fire Department recently held their 13th Annual Junior’s Installation Dinner. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell took part in the celebration and expressed her congratulations to Junior Firefighter of the Year, Neal Ressa Jr...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2015

COUNTY CLERK JOINS EAST WILLISTON FIRE DEPARTMENT OFFICER INSTALLATION DINNER

The East Williston Fire Department recently held their 126th Annual Installation of Officers and Dinner Dance.

(Mineola, NY) The East Williston Fire Department recently held their 126th Annual Installation of Officers and Dinner Dance. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials took part in the celebration and expressed her congratulations to...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2015

BOY SCOUT TROOP # 332 HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop # 332 of East Rockaway at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Stephen O’Connor Rossetti, Anthony Gennaro Girardi, Sean Patrick Eckert and Michael Thomas Gribbin. Count...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2015

County Clerk Welcomes Hofstra Law School Graduates

County Clerk Welcomes Hofstra Law School Graduates

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently hosted law school graduates from Hofstra University that are part of a legal fellowship program called the “Hofstra Law Access to Justice Incubator.” The “Incubator” is a separate non-profit ...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2015

COUNTY CLERK IS GUEST READER AT UNIONDALE EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was invited to be a Guest Reader at the Uniondale Early Childhood Center (“UECC”). The Center is celebrating the “Week of the Young Child” taking place April 13th through the 17th. Clerk O’Connell had...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2015

County Clerk Installs Village of Mineola Mayor And Trustees

County Clerk Installs Village of Mineola Mayor And Trustees

(Mineola, NY) The Village of Mineola recently held their Installation of Officers ceremony at the Village Hall in Mineola. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was honored to swear in Mayor Scott P. Strauss. Also installed was Village Trustee George R...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2015

County Clerk Installs Village of East Williston Mayor

County Clerk Installs Village of East Williston Mayor

(Mineola, NY) The Village of East Williston recently held their Installation of Officers ceremony at the Village Hall in East Williston. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was honored to swear in Mayor David Tanner who will be serving his second term...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2015

County Clerk Attends Easter Monday Commemoration

Mineola, NY)  The Irish Monument Committee and the Nassau
County Board of the Ancient Order of Hibernians recently hosted the Annual Easter Monday Commemoration ceremony at the County Court House in Mineola.  Each year at 12:00 noon, on the Monday fol...

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Posted on: April 8, 2015

COUNTY CLERK O’CONNELL PRESENTS MOBILE OFFICE AT FREEPORT MEMORIAL LIBRARY

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell’s Mobile Office will be at the Freeport Memorial Library on April 16, 2015 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. The Mobile Office program is on the road offering County Clerk services to Nassau residents. Office...Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2015

GARDEN CITY KIWANIS CLUB CELEBRATES 60TH ANNUAL ST. PATRICK’S DAY LUNCHEON

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(Mineola, NY) The Garden City Kiwanis Club recently held their 60th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon at the Garden City Hotel. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other area officials and community members in supporting the Kiwanis Foundation ...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2015

IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT CELEBRATES 20TH ANNUAL ST. PATRICK’S DAY LUNCHEON

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Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans In Government (IAIG”) of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens recently celebrated their 20th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon at Carlton on the Park in Eisenhower Park. At this year’s celebration Nassau County Executive Edward ...Read on...

Posted on: March 6, 2015

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS TO ST. EDWARD’S MEN’S CLUB

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was recently a guest speaker at the St. Edward’s Men’s Club meeting in Syosset. Clerk O’Connell spoke with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to the community including the processi...Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2015

IRISH AMERICAN SOCIETY CELEBRATES 65TH ANNUAL SAINT PATRICK’S PARADE

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens recently celebrated their 65thAnnual St. Patrick’s Parade in Mineola. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined area officials and community members to celebrate this exciting a...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

County Clerk Introduces Mobile Office

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is proud to introduce an innovative new addition to the Nassau County Clerk’s Office. The Nassau County Clerk’s Mobile Office is on the road offering County Clerk services to Nassau residents. Office rep...Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

County Clerk O'Connell Joins in Re-Dedication Ceremony of VFW Post 945 Building to Westbury

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials joined Village of Westbury Mayor Peter Cavallaro and members of the Westbury Village Board for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to commemorate the gifting of the VFW Post 945 building...Read on...

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Posted on: November 9, 2014

11/09/14 - County Clerk Joins United Veterans Organization Remembrance Service

Veterans Remembrance

The United Veterans Organization of Nassau County (UVONC) recently held their annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Eisenhower Park’s Veterans Memorial Plaza to honor the Veterans of Nassau County who have and continue to keep America safe. County Clerk O’Conn...Read on...

Posted on: November 11, 2014

County Clerk Joins in Veterans Day Ceremony

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined members of the Albertson Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5253 for their annual Veterans Day Ceremony to honor the members of our military who have given so much in service to our Great Nation. Community resident...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

County Clerk O'Connell Introduces Mobile Office

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is proud to introduce an innovative new addition to the Nassau County Clerk’s Office. The Nassau County Clerk’s Mobile Office is on the road offering County Clerk services to Nassau residents. Office representatives w...Read on...

Posted on: October 9, 2014

County Clerk Attends Red Mass Ceremony

Red Mass Ceremony

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently attended the Annual Red Mass ceremony celebrated by the Catholic Lawyers Guild of Nassau County. The Red Mass is given by the Catholic Church for judges, attorneys, law school professors, students and govern...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2014

COUNTY CLERK HOSTS SENIOR FLU SHOT PROGRAM

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently held a senior citizen flu shot program at the Williston Park American Legion Post No. 144. As a registered nurse County Clerk O’Connell knows the importance of protecting the health of seniors. The program...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP RECEPTION

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently attended The Irish-Americans in Government 18th Annual Scholarship Reception at Westbury Manor. This year three distinguished members of the Irish-American community were honored – Eileen Cronin, Dave Gugerty...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2014

COUNTY CLERK JOINS ONAM CELEBRATION

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other local officials joined members of Nassau County’s Indian community during their Onam Celebration. Indian-American residents came together with community leaders at all levels of government to celebrate “Ona...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP RECEPTION

Scolarship Reception

Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently attended The Irish-Americans in Government 18th Annual Scholarship Reception at Westbury Manor. This year three distinguished members of the Irish-American community were honored – Eileen Cronin, Dave Gugerty...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

COUNTY CLERK JOINS ONAM CELEBRATION

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other local officials joined members of Nassau County’s Indian community during their Onam Celebration. Indian-American residents came together with community leaders at all levels of government to celebrate “Ona...Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

COUNTY CLERK WELCOMES HOFSTRA LAW SCHOOL GRADUATES

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently hosted law school graduates from Hofstra University that are part of a new legal fellowship program called the “Hofstra Law Access to Justice Incubator.” The “Incubator” is a separate non-profit corporation...Read on...

Posted on: September 21, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS WILLISTON PARK STREET FAIR

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and joined area officials to participate in the festivities at the Annual Williston Park Street Fair sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce for the Willistons. The fair attracted many visitors and brought together th...Read on...

Posted on: September 20, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS NEW HYDE PARK STREET FAIR

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Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials including Nassau County Legislator Richard Nicolello. participated in the festivities at the 19th Annual New Hyde Park Street Fair. The fair attracted many visitors and brought together the...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2014

MERRICK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE KICKS OFF MERRICK STREET FAIR

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other local officials to participate in the festivities at the Merrick Street Fair sponsored by the Merrick Chamber of Commerce.
The fair attracted many visitors and brought together the bus...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2014

MINEOLA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE KICKS OFF 6TH ANNUAL MINEOLA STREET FAIR

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, Mineola Mayor Scott Strauss and other local officials joined in the festivities at the Mineola Street Fair sponsored by the annual Mineola Chamber of Commerce. The fair attracted many visitors ...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2014

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS TO BUCKLEY COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL STUDENTS ABOUT OUR NATIONS FLAG

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently spoke to students at Buckley Country Day School in Roslyn about our Nations Flag.
Clerk O’Connell addressed the students about the importance of the Flag, its history and how to honor it. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

COUNTY CLERK JOINS IN CHAMINADE HIGH SCHOOL GOLD STAR STADIUM DEDICATION

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell and other area officials joined faculty, students and alumni of Chaminade High School for the dedication of “Gold Star Stadium” to honor the alumni who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our Grea...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

County Clerk Thanks Intern Thomas J. Martis

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Photo: Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell with Thomas J. Martis

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was pleased to welcome Thomas J. Martis of Garden City as summer intern. The Clerk’s Office summer internship program offers area c...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

County Clerk Thanks Intern Amanda Ludwig

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Photo: Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell with Amanda Ludwig

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was pleased to welcome Amanda Ludwig of Levittown as a summer intern. The Clerk’s Office summer internship program offers area college ...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

County Clerk Thanks Intern Ryan Carlino

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Photo: Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell with Ryan Carlino

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was pleased to welcome Ryan Carlino of Westbury as a summer intern. The Clerk’s Office summer internship program offers area college st...Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

County Clerk Thanks Intern Keara Lincoln

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Photo: Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell with Keara Lincoln

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was pleased to welcome Keara Lincoln of Wantagh as a summer intern. The Clerk’s Office summer internship program offers area college s...Read on...

Posted on: August 14, 2014

County Clerk Attends Veterans BBQ Hosted By Assemblyman Ed Ra

County Clerk Attends Veterans BBQ Hosted By Assemblyman Ed Ra

Pictured are Louis Palermo, Commander of the Franklin Square American Legion Post #1014; Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, Assemblyman Ed Ra; John McManamy, Commander, Franklin Square VFW Post #2718; Hempstead Town Clerk Nasrin Ahmad and Law Secreta...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2014

Nassau County Clerk E-Recording Tops in the State

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is pleased to announce that the County Clerk’s office currently has the distinction of processing the largest volume of electronic land documents through the major providers of this service in New York ...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

County Clerk Celebrates Irish Americans in Government Scholarship Honorees

County Clerk Celebrates Irish Americans In Government Scholarship Honorees

(Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans in Government is a charitable organization whose members of Irish heritage contribute to the community through government service. Each year, the Irish Americans in Government offer scholarships to eligible High School ...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2014

COUNTY CLERK JOINS KOREAN WAR VETERANS CEREMONY

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined members of the Korean War Veterans Association Chapter #1 of Nassau County for a Remembrance Ceremony at Eisenhower Park’s Veterans Memorial Plaza to honor the 102 residents of Nassau County who ...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2014

COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS FROM BOY SCOUT TROOP # 291

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #291 of Hicksville at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Bryce Browner of Oyster Bay and Kevin Nystrom of East Meadow. County Clerk O’Connell, along with other area ...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

County Clerk Attends Flag Day Ceremony at Abbey Lane School

County Clerk Attends Flag Day Ceremony At Abbey Lane School

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined other area officials, first graders and faculty for the Flag Day Celebration at Abbey Lane Elementary School in Levittown. The children celebrated many things about our flag and country. With ...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

County Clerk Installs Hicksville-Levittown Senior Officers

County Clerk Installs Hicksville-Levittown Senior Officers

(Mineola, NY) The Hicksville-Levittown Senior Club recently held their “Hawaiiwan” themed Installation of Officers luncheon at the Coral House. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was on hand to re-install the officers who will be serving another term...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

County Clerk welcomes Students from Kennedy High School Participating in Senior Experience Program

County Clerk welcomes Students from Kennedy High School Participating in Senior Experience Program

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently hosted Tamie Kranis, CPA and owner of Creative Business Alternatives (“CBA”) and a group of graduating students from Kennedy High School that have been selected to participate in this years “Se...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

County Clerk Attends Nursing Advisory Board Meeting

County Clerk Attends Nursing Advisory Board Meeting

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, a registered nurse and member of the Farmingdale State College Nursing Department Advisory Board, recently attended the Board’s annual meeting. Clerk O’Connell joined the discussion focusing on how t...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS HERRICKS ASSOCIATION OF GIRL SCOUTS 2014 RECOGNITION AND BRIDGING CEREMONY

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(Mineola, NY) - The Herricks Association of Girl Scouts recently held their annual Awards Ceremony to honor the Girl Scouts who have earned their Silver Awards. The ceremony is a milestone in the life of any Girl Scout. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Con...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2014

COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS FROM BOY SCOUT TROOP # 382

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #382 of Hicksville at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Matthew W. Starks, Vincent Lant and Matthew Koprowski. County Clerk O’Connell, along with other area officia...Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2014

COUNTY CLERK HONORS WANTAGH SENIORS

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently joined the students and their families, administration, faculty and staff of Wantagh High School for the 2014 Senior Awards Ceremony to present an exceptional member of this year’s graduating c...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS OFFICE OF THE AGING'S 40TH ANNUAL LUNCHEON

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently attended the 40th Annual Luncheon in observance of Older Americans Month hosted by County Executive Ed Mangano and the Office for the Aging. This agency develops and coordinates a county-wide ...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2014

FROM THE DESK OF NASSAU COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL: MAY IS MELANOMA SKIN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

With the start of the summer season and all the fun in the sun it brings, it is easy to forget that skin cancer has become the most common form of cancer affecting more than 1 million Americans each year. Most of the time, skin cancer is caused by too mu...Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2014

COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS FROM BOY SCOUT TROOP # 45

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #45 of Mineola at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Michael Beatty, Dylan Perro, Daniel Gavin, Douglas Llanes and Christopher Strauss. County Clerk O’Connell, along wi...Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

COUNTY CLERK HONORED AT 35TH ANNUAL ACHIEVERS’ AWARDS GALA

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(Mineola, NY) The Long Island Center for Professional Women recently held their 35th Annual Achievers’ Awards Gala at Fox Hollow in Westbury. The Long Island Center for Business and Professional Women is one of the leading networking organizations on Lon...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2014

COUNTY CLERK SPEAKS AT ARGO CIVIC ASSOCIATION MEETING

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently addressed a meeting of the Argo Civic Association at the Elmont Memorial Library to speak with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to residents including the processing and m...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

COUNTY CLERK WELCOMES HOFSTRA LAW SCHOOL GRADUATES

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Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently hosted law school graduates from Hofstra University that are part of a new legal fellowship program called the “Hofstra Law Access to Justice Incubator.” The “Incubator” is a separate non-profit ...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

COUNTY CLERK ATTENDS EASTER MONDAY COMMEMORATION

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish Monument Committee and the Brehon Law Society of Nassau County recently hosted the Annual Easter Monday Commemoration ceremony at the County Court House in Mineola. Each year at 12:00 noon, on the Monday following Easter, a comme...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2014

COUNTY CLERK MAUREEN O’CONNELL HONORS EAGLE SCOUTS FROM BOY SCOUT TROOP # 200

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined Boy Scout Troop #200 of Williston Park at their Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony for Gerard Gino Deangelis, Andrew Julio Viola and Craig Vande Stouwe. County Clerk O’Connell, along with othe...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2014

County Clerk Attends Carle Place Senior Citizens 50th Anniversary Dinner

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently attended a 50th Anniversary dinner dance in celebration of the Carle Place Senior Citizens. The event took place at the Westbury Manor. Clerk O’Connell was honored to be a part of the celebra...Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2014

County Clerk Speaks To Williston Park Seniors Club

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was recently a guest speaker at the Williston Park Seniors Club meeting. Clerk O’Connell spoke with members about the services the Clerk’s office provides to the community including the processing and ...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2014

IRISH AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT CELEBRATES 19TH ANNUAL ST. PATRICK’S DAY LUNCHEON

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish Americans In Government of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens recently celebrated their 19th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon at Carltun on the Park in Eisenhower Park. At this year’s celebration Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell jo...Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

IRISH AMERICAN SOCIETY CELEBRATES 64TH ANNUAL SAINT PATRICK’S PARADE

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(Mineola, NY) The Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens recently celebrated their 64th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade in Mineola. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined area officials and community members to celebrate this exciting an...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2014

COUNTY CLERK CONGRATULATES FRANKLIN SQUARE LITTLE LEAGUE GIRLS SOFTBALL CHAMPIONS

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(Mineola, NY) - The Franklin Square Little League recently honored their 2013 Junior Division District #29 Girls Softball Champions. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell joined local officials and league members to congratulate the team on their champi...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2014

VETERANS AWARD NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE 47TH ANNUAL NURSES TRAINING BALL

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(Mineola, NY) The Veterans organization Nassau County Voiture #803 Forty & Eight held their 47th Annual Nurse’s Training Ball at the Malverne American Legion Post #44. Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell, a registered nurse, joined the members of ...Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2014

ATTENTION VETERANS: RECORD YOUR DISCHARGE PAPERS WITH THE COUNTY CLERK

Mineola, NY) On Monday, February 24, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Echo Park in West Hempstead, the Northport VA will be hosting their Veterans Outreach Program with the Nassau County Clerk's Office to bring important services to Veterans right he...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2014

COUNTY CLERK IS GUEST READER

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was invited to be a Guest Reader as part of the “PARP Read Aloud” program at Abbey Lane School in Levittown on Thursday, February 6th. Clerk O’Connell had a great time as she read “Absolutely, Positive...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2014

COUNTY CLERK WARNS MASSAPEQUA RESIDENTS ABOUT NEW “DEED SCAM”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning homeowners about a new type of solicitation that recently targeted the Massapequa community. These mailings are coming from “Property Transfer Services” and recommend “… all NY homeowners...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2014

COUNTY CLERK WARNS HEMPSTEAD RESIDENTS ABOUT NEW “DEED SCAM”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning homeowners about a new type of solicitation that recently targeted the Hempstead community. These mailings are coming from “Property Transfer Services” and recommend “… all NY homeowners ...Read on...

Posted on: February 6, 2014

COUNTY CLERK WARNS LEVITTOWN RESIDENTS ABOUT NEW “DEED SCAM”

(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell is cautioning homeowners about a new type of solicitation that recently targeted the Levittown community. These mailings are coming from “Property Transfer Services” and recommend “… all NY homeowners o...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2014

COUNTY CLERK O’CONNELL PRESENTED WITH ANTIQUE MAP

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(Mineola, NY) Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell was recently presented with an antique map of Levittown by Estate Attorney David Weiss. The map predates the building of Levittown.

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Posted on: August 12, 2014

County Clerk Warns Residents About “Deed Scam”

In a repeat alert, Nassau County Clerk Maureen O’Connell wants to caution homeowners about misleading Deed invoices continually targeting many communities in Nassau County. These mailings are being sent out by "Property Transfer Services" saying...Read on...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Comptroller’s Office Hosts Panel of Black Woman Elected Officials

The Comptroller's Office released a report on Black Economic Equity that highlighted the challenges facing members of the Black communities. The report was released on February 13 during the Comptroller’s Office annual Black History Month event.

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Schnirman Year One Progress Report Includes Millions Recovered for Taxpayers

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today released his Year One Progress Report that outlines how he and his team have made progress on the four promises he made upon taking office in 2018.

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse
Westbury, NY– Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a Countywide demographic profile and issue briefs that detail the changing populations specific to Nassau County.

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Living Wage Audit of Healthcare Agency Identifies $220,000 in Underpayments for 147 Employees

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today, alongside the Nassau County Living Wage Advisory Board, released a living wage audit of home healthcare agency All Metro that found it underpaid employees more than $200,000 in 2014 and 2015.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Report on Issues Impacting Veterans

After working with County Executive Laura Curran and the Veterans Service Agency, Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a data-analysis and report that details the top-line issues impacting the more than 50,000 veterans currently residing in Nassau County.

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Audit Identifies Unresolved Issues with County Take Home Vehicle Policies

Nearly all the problems identified in a 2015 investigation persisted until new administration began corrective action

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds More Than $6 Million in PILOT Payments Lost

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit that uncovered more than $6 million in lost revenues owed to Nassau County.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds Nassau County Undercharged Certain Developers for Sewer Hookup Fees

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit showing that between 2013 and 2017, the County undercharged certain out-of-district developers $2.6 million for sewer hookup fees.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces New Multilingual Living Wage Hotline: 516-571-WAGE

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today unveiled a dedicated, multilingual living wage hotline that will expand access for those wishing to report county vendors underpaying their employees.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Office of the Nassau County Comptroller Announces Launch of MWBE Steering Committee

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced his office has officially launched its Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Steering Committee.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Curran and Schnirman Call on State Legislature to Level Playing Field for Local Businesses

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today called for a renewed effort by state officials to implement rules that would protect local businesses from out-of-state online vendors who have been able to dodge paying local sales tax.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Delivers Nassau County Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today delivered the county’s annual Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) to the Office of the County Executive and Legislature, which details the extent of the county’s financial crisis.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Members of Revitalized Independent Audit Advisory Committee

MINEOLA, NY–Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced the 5 members of the newly revitalized Independent Audit Advisory Committee, a group that will provide much-needed oversight of the County’s finances and its annual external audit.

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

County Officials and Non-Profit Organization Leaders Meet at Roundtable Event

Garden City, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman and representatives from the County Executive’s Office met with leaders from Nassau County’s non-profit community on June 5 for a roundtable discussion.

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Comptroller’s Non-Profit Steering Committee Holds First Meeting

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman yesterday kicked off the first meeting of the Comptroller’s Office new Non-Profit Steering Committee.

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Winners of Sixth Annual High School Comptroller's Challenge Announced

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller hosted its sixth annual Comptroller’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (Challenge) on April 25 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building with a new theme focusing on Civic Innovation.

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Nassau County Comptroller to Begin Accepting Applications to Serve on MWBE Steering Committee

MINEOLA, NY – County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced his office would begin accepting applications from Nassau County residents who are interested in serving on the County’s Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprise Steering Committee.

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Marks 100 Days in Office: Announces Launch of Nepotism Audit

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman marked his 100th day in office by announcing the launch of a county-wide nepotism audit and releasing a series of findings. More information can be found on the Comptroller's 100-Day Resource Page.

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Revitalization of Independent Audit Advisory Committee

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced he will be reconvening the county’s Independent Audit Advisory Committee and accepting applications for new members so the group can begin its review of the county’s finances.

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Office of the Nassau County Comptroller Announces Sixth Annual Entrepreneurial Challenge

Event Gives High School Students Opportunity to Develop and Present Business Ideas

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller will host its sixth annual Comptroller’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (Challenge) on April 25th at the Theodore Ro...Read on...

Posted on: February 21, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Audit of Nassau County Assessment Review Commission

 

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced his office will be conducting an audit of the county’s Assessment Review Commission (ARC), which is the agency responsible for reviewing and making determinations...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Audit of Nassau County IDA

Audit will examine finances and practices of Nassau County Industrial Development Agency

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced he has initiated an audit of the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) to ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

OFFICE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY COMPTROLLER HOSTS BLACK HISTORY MONTH COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT EVENT

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller will host a Black History Month Community Empowerment Event on Tuesday, February 13, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., at Union Baptist Church of Hempstead.“The Comptroller’s Office can do more for everyo...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Provides Tips to Prevent Tax-Return Fraud

Residents should be informed and prepared after breach of major credit reporting agency

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today urged residents to remember to secure their W-2 forms and file their tax returns as soon as possible t...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2018

Nassau County Comptroller Schnirman and TOH Supervisor Gillen Announce Audit of TOH Animal Shelter

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman and Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen Announce Audit of Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Audit will start with focus on financials, staff qualifications, and expenses

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

COMPTROLLER JACK SCHNIRMAN RELEASES FACT SHEET TO INFORM MONDAY’S MEETING OF THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today released a fact sheet on the state of the county’s finances ahead of the Nassau County Legislature’s January 29 meeting, where a decision on how to pay a $45 million legal settlement will be mad...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2018

Jack Schnirman Sworn-in as Nassau County Comptroller

Outlines the role of the office and his priorities and promises during public remarks

Garden City, NY -- Jack Schnirman today was sworn-in as Nassau County Comptroller during a public ceremonial inauguration at Nassau Community College. In making his first...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Nassau County Once Again Earns Top Scores for Health Places 1st in New York State for Health Factors

Nassau County Once Again Earns Top Scores for Health Places 1st in New York State for Health Factors

 

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is pleased to announce that Nassau County once again has solidified its place as one of ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

County Exec Curran and Non-Profit Housing Organizations Announce Resolution to 14-Year Litigation

County Exec Curran and Non-Profit Housing Organizations Announce Resolution to 14-Year Litigation

Nassau to Invest $5.4 Million in Promotion of Mixed-Income Housing

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran’s Administration tod...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Elder Caregiver Support Group

County Executive Curran Announces Elder Caregiver Support Group, Full List of April 2019 Nassau Senior Center Activities

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran invites residents to enjoy the many activities that are scheduled to take ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Curran Announces Comprehensive Language Access Implementation Plan

Curran Announces Comprehensive Language Access Implementation Plan

Plan sets robust threshold of compliance for all County agencies to provide oral interpretation in every language, translation of vital documents in 6 major languages, services for hearing/v...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Nassau HUB Community Benefits Advisory Committee

Committee comprised of local elected officials, civic and nonprofit leaders, and community advocates will ensure meaningful investments and benefits for surrounding communities

Uniondale, NY – In another significant step forward in transforming ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Curran Unveils Comprehensive Parks Revitalization Plan

Curran Unveils Comprehensive Parks Revitalization Plan

Nassau invests $15 million to increase recreation options, revamp community spaces, park buildings, and dozens of dynamic amenities

 

March 5, 2019 - Wantagh, NY - Playgrounds, check. Bike paths, che...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Warns of Potential Hepatitis A Exposure

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Warns of Potential Hepatitis A Exposure

 

Mineola, NY - The Nassau County Department of Health is investigating a confirmed case of Hepatitis A virus in a food handler who worked at 7-11, located at 1555 Jerusale...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

County Executive Laura Curran Regarding Conviction of Former County Executive Edward Mangano

Statement by Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding 

Conviction of Former County Executive Edward Mangano

Mineola, NY — Today is a sad reminder that for too long, Nassau County’s taxpayers paid a high price for a government that...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Curran, Hofstra University Host Regional Leaders To Discuss Future Of Jobs And Housing

Curran, Hofstra University Host Regional Leaders To Discuss Future Of Jobs And Housing 

 

In Follow-Up to “Geography of Jobs” Report, NYC and LI Leaders Respond to Amazon, Address Visions for Fostering High-Paying Job and Promo...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Business Exec and Community Advocate Harry Coghlan Named New CEO of Nassau County Industrial Dev

Business Executive and Community Advocate Harry Coghlan Named New CEO of Nassau County Industrial Development Agency

 

County Executive Curran applauds appointment of corporate leader to position County as a destination for business success and growth&...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Nassau’s Industrial Development Agency Lands Rapidly Expanding Medical Laboratory Company Acutis

Nassau’s Industrial Development Agency Lands Rapidly Expanding Medical Laboratory Company Acutis 

 

County Executive Curran touts move of 120 new high-wage jobs to Hicksville 

Mineola, NY (March 1, 2019)—Nassau County Executiv...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Curran Announces New Pilot Partnership to Improve Vendor Integrity Monitoring

Curran Announces New Pilot Partnership to Improve Vendor Integrity Monitoring 

 

Nassau County becomes first municipality to utilize third party monitoring technology to vet vendors doing business with County

 

Mineola, NY – As part o...

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

County Executive Curran Reminds Nassau Businesses Of Elimination of Anti-Competitive Vendor Fee

County Executive Curran Reminds Nassau Businesses Of Elimination of Anti-Competitive Vendor Registration Fee 

 

Number of registered vendors has already risen by 74 % since 12/31/18

 

Businesses can register for opportunities with County HERE

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Bi-County Working Group Unveils Resource Guide for Federal Workers Affected by Recent Shutdown

Bi-County Working Group Unveils Resource Guide for Federal Workers Affected by Recent Shutdown in Washington 

 

Click HERE to View the Resource Guide for Nassau County

 

MINEOLA – The Bi-County Shutdown Working Group, led by former Co...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Curran Invites Residents to Nominate Extraordinary Women of Nassau For County Recognition Ceremony

Mineola, NY – In recognition of their contributions to our community, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NCSPCA) invite residents to nominate Extraordinary Women who make a di...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES IMPACTED BY A FEDERAL SHUTDOWN

Project Warmth

United Way of Long Island’s heating assistance program, Project Warmth, is also open to help with one-time emergency fuel deliveries or utility heating payments to those not eligible for, or who have exhausted, emergency H.E.A.P.

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN STATEMENT ON AMAZON DECISION TO CANCEL QUEENS HQ2 PLANS

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN STATEMENT ON AMAZON DECISION TO CANCEL QUEENS HQ2 PLANS

Mineola, NY — “On behalf of all of Nassau County, I want to express deep disappointment in Amazon’s decision to cancel its planned move to Queens....

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Executive Curran Performs Marriage Vow Renewal for Valentine’s Day

County Executive Curran Performs Marriage Vow Renewal for Hundreds of Nassau Residents in Celebration of Valentine’s Day

 

Event Honored Several Local Couples Married More than 60 Years

MINEOLA, NY -- To mark St. Valentine’s Day, Nassau ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

County Executive Curran Orders Nassau County Flags To Half-Staff In Honor of Fallen Officer

County Executive Curran Orders Nassau County Flags To Half-Staff In Honor of Fallen Officer

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today issued a directive to all County buildings and employees to lower flags to half-staff in ho...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

CE Curran & Bellone & Senator Gaughran Announce Extension of Property Tax Payments for Fed workers

Plainview – Today County Executive Laura Curran joined Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Senator Jim Gaughran, and Assemblyman Chuck Lavine to announce an executive order to ensure Nassau County will opt-in to a new state law that wil...

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

SHERIFF FLUDD HONORED AT BLACK HISTORY MONTH COMMEMORATION

MINEOLA – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Nassau County Sheriff Vera Fludd this weekend at the Long Island Cross County Section of the National Council of Negro Women’s Annual Black History Luncheon, where Sheriff Fludd was...

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

CURRAN LAUNCHES MAKE NASSAU COUNT CAMPAIGN

CURRAN LAUNCHES MAKE NASSAU COUNT CAMPAIGN

 

NASSAU COUNTY’S COMPLETE COUNT COMMITTEE TO LEAD PREPARATION FOR 2020 CENSUS 

  Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced she has established the Nassau...

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Posted on: February 5, 2019

CURRAN RECEIVES FIRST BRIEFING FROM MARIJUANA TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS

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CURRAN RECEIVES FIRST BRIEFING FROM MARIJUANA TASK FORCE CO-CHAIRS

Task Force to produce report outlining key facts and preparation needs by March 15

MINEOLA – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran met with Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryd...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

CE CURRAN OPENS WARMING CENTERS ACROSS NASSAU COUNTY, REMINDS RESIDENTS OF HOMELESS HOTLINE

Mineola, NY – Ahead of an expected drop in temperature tonight and tomorrow, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that several warming centers will be open throughout the County. For those who need a warm bed overnight, County Ex...

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

CURRAN ANNOUNCES SUCCESSFUL DEMOLITION OF LONG-ABANDONED INWOOD BUILDING

INWOOD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that a long-abandoned County building at 175 Rogers Avenue has been successfully demolished and the site cleared.

“In October I promised the Inwood community a swift demoliti...

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Statement from County Executive Curran on ICE Personnel Location

Statement from County Executive Curran on ICE Personnel Location

MINEOLA – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today issued the following statement regarding the location of ICE personnel in Nassau County:

“With the federal government ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

CURRAN, BELLONE ANNOUNCE REGIONAL WORKING GROUP LED BY FORMER REP ISRAEL IN RESPONSE TO SHUTDOWN

CURRAN, BELLONE ANNOUNCE REGIONAL WORKING GROUP LED BY FORMER REP ISRAEL IN RESPONSE TO PROLONGED SHUTDOWN

Task force to examine and respond to full impact of various federal shutdowns on LI

As FAA halts flights in NY, NJ, and PA due to air traffic controll...

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

Statement from County Executive Laura Curran

Statement from County Executive Laura Curran

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today made the following statement regarding the NYCLU’s press conference at the Theodore Roosevelt Legislative and Executive Building:

“I ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN JOINS BRIAN LEHRER SHOW TO DISCUSS RELOCATION OF ICE FROM COUNTY JAIL

NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN JOINS BRIAN LEHRER SHOW TO DISCUSS RELOCATION OF ICE FROM COUNTY JAIL

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined The Brian Lehrer show to discuss her recent decision to relocate Immigratio...

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN: NASSAU READY FOR WINTER STORM HARPER

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN: NASSAU READY FOR WINTER STORM HARPER

Curran implores residents to stay off roads, urges preparation for “flash freeze” late Sunday night

 

County Exec highlights key info on snow plow and salt preparation, emerg...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

CE CURRAN PRESIDES OVER SWEARING-IN OF LARGEST CLASS OF CORRECTION OFFICERS IN OVER A DECADE

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, accompanied by Sheriff Vera Fludd, administered the Correction Officer Oath of Office to 40 newly hired correction officer recruits in the Ceremonial Chamber yesterday afternoon. The class is c...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN

“We do not need any more time to think about ICE relocating away from County jail property. Let me be clear: Nassau County is tough on crime - that is why we have the lowest crime stats in decades.

The law...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES TASK FORCE TO PREPARE FOR LEGALIZATION OF RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ANNOUNCES TASK FORCE TO PREPARE FOR LEGALIZATION OF RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA

Task Force on Marijuana Legalization & Regulation to prepare County for necessary action to ensure public safety, protect public health, promote business...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Curran and County DOH Raise Awareness of Lead Paint Hazards and Address Local Investigation

MINEOLA, NY – A Nassau County Department of Health (DOH) investigation found that paint chips tested positive for lead at the Shubert School, located in Baldwin and used by the Uniondale School District. Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined by Heal...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Curran Completes First Countywide Reassessment in Nearly a Decade

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and County Assessor David Moog announced today the tentative assessment values for the 2020-2021 tax year for every Nassau County property have been finalized and posted online at: mynassauproperty....

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Curran Announces New Policy Protecting Rights of County Employees

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined Legislator Arnold Drucker, Legislator Ellen Birnbaum, Legislator Debra Mule, Dr. David Kilmnick President/CEO of the LGBT Network and Aiden Jay Kaplan LGBTQ Youth Services Manager a...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

CURRAN, RESIDENTS CALL ON LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY TO SUPPORT ASSESSMENT REFORM

BALDWIN, NY--Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today stood with Nassau County Assessor David Moog, Legislator Debra Mule and property owners, including Julie Buske of Baldwin, Chandra Ortiz of Baldwin, Allen Foley of Hicksville, Matt Meng of East Norwi...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Curran Signs Local Law Extending Renewal Application Deadline for Senior Exemptions

Curran Signs Local Law Extending Renewal Application Deadline for Senior Exemptions

New law provides application extension for extenuating circumstances

 

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, joined by Nassau County Assessor ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Curran Unveils Four New Developments in Reform of the Nassau County Assessment System

Curran Unveils Four New Developments in Reform of the Nassau County Assessment System

Extends assessment outreach; allows property inventory changes; unveils video tutorials; explains importance of using latest technology

 

“We have embraced b...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

CURRAN SIGNS LEGISLATION RESTORING TUITION ASSISTANCE FOR NASSAU VOLUNTEER FIRE SERVICE MEMBERS

PRESS RELEASE

CURRAN SIGNS LEGISLATION RESTORING TUITION ASSISTANCE FOR NASSAU VOLUNTEER FIRE SERVICE MEMBERS

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today held a signing of a bi-partisan emergency resolution that was unanimously approv...

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Curran: NIFA Approves 2019 Budget

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced the Nassau Interim Finance Authority (NIFA) last night approved her 2019 “No Property Tax Increase” Budget as well as $100 million in bonding to pay outstanding...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

WARMBED EMERGENCY WINTER SHELTER PROGRAM FOR THE HOMELESS TO BEGIN TODAY

MINEOLA NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that WARMBED, Nassau County’s Emergency Shelter Relief Program for homeless individuals and families during the winter months, will be activated today, Wednesday, November 21st beginn...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Curran Announces New Sponsor, Race Director and Course Improvements for 2019 Long Island Marathon

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that for the 2019 Long Island Marathon, NEFCU has joined as the new title sponsor and Race Awesome has joined as Race Director. Races will feature new courses and a new health an...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Curran Formally Approves Tax Impact Notice Law

Requests Legislature make corrections to law to allow for better accuracy and transparency

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today took her latest step toward a fair and equitable assessment roll when she signed a local law mandating t...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Curran Signs Park and Open Space Access Legislation

Administration will develop plan for public use and preservation

 

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello and members of the Nassau County Legislature to sign a local law which ...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Curran Announces “Mail Your Letters To Santa” Program At Nassau County Parks

MINEOLA, NY--Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that the children of Nassau County will once again be able to send their holiday lists directly to Old St. Nick at the North Pole via a special network of Santa’s Mailboxes at Nas...

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

CURRAN, MINORITY CAUCUS ANNOUNCE 2019 BUDGET AGREEMENT

Curran, Minority Caucus Announce 2019 Budget Agreement

Plan provides for reopening of Sixth and Eighth Precincts, funding for mental health first aid and bus service pilot programs

MANHASSET, NY-Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today was joined by Minor...

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Posted on: November 12, 2018

Curran Vetoes Legislature’s Millions in Proposed Spending Increases

Curran Vetoes Legislature’s Millions in Proposed Spending Increases and Improperly Changed Sales Tax Estimate

Legislature proposed spending increases and changed sales tax estimate without public notice 

MINEOLA, NY- Nassau County Executive Laura...

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Posted on: November 12, 2018

Curran Opposes Proposed Federal Regulations on SALT Deductions

Curran Opposes Proposed Federal Regulations on SALT Deductions

MINEOLA, NY-Nassau County Executive Laura Curran has announced her opposition to proposed federal regulations that would drastically limit the amount Nassau County residents can deduct for stat...

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Posted on: November 12, 2018

Curran Marks 80th Anniversary of Kristallnacht with Trip to Berlin, Germany

Curran Marks 80th Anniversary of Kristallnacht with Trip to Berlin, Germany

Joins North American Board of Rabbis on a Mission of Solidarity and Hope

 

BERLIN, GERMANY– Nassau County Executive Laura Curran this week joined President o...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Curran Fights for Full Transparency For 2019 Budget Process

Curran Fights for Full Transparency For 2019 Budget Process

Legislature increases spending by millions without public notice or disclosure and improperly changes sales tax estimate 

MINEOLA, NY- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES MOBILE ASSESSMENT OFFICES NOW OPEN

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and County Assessor David Moog announced today that four mobile assessment sites are now open in addition to the main office in Mineola.

“We’re bringing the answers to you,&rd...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

CURRAN PARTNERS WITH SAFE KIDS NASSAU COUNTY TO OFFER TRICK-OR-TREAT SAFETY TIPS

Curran Partners with Safe Kids Nassau County to Offer Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Nassau County Department of Health are partnering with Safe Kids Nassau County to promote pedestrian...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN, ELECTED OFFICIALS, ET. AL STAND IN SOLIDARITY WITH THE JEWISH COMMUNITY

Mineola, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, joined today by elected officials including Congressman Thomas Suozzi , Senators Todd Kaminsky, Elaine Phillips and John Brooks, District Attorney Madeline Singas, Comptroller Jack Schnirman, Presidi...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

Curran Highlights the Dangers of Childhood Lead Poisoning

PHOTO CAPTION: Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Nassau County Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein and

 members of the Nassau County Department of Health’s lead poisoning prevention team discuss the variety items found to

 be sourc...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

CURRAN SIGNS LEGISLATION TO ASSIST DRIVERS WITH HEARING IMPAIRMENTS

LAURA CURRAN

County Executive

OFFICE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE · MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

Curran Signs Legislation to Assist Drivers With Hearing Impair...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

CURRAN: 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF “MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER” WALK THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21ST

LAURA CURRAN

County Executive

OFFICE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE · MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES HALLOWEEN ACTIVITIES AT OLD BETHPAGE VILLAGE RESTORATION

LAURA CURRAN

County Executive

OFFICE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE · MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

CURRAN CALLS FOR GREATER AWARENESS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE

LAURA CURRAN

County Executive

OFFICE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE · MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

CURRAN CALLS FOR GREATER AWARENESS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

CURRAN UNVEILS NEW ASSESSMENT WEBSITE PROMISES FULL TRANSPARENCY AND CUSTOMER SERVICE

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced the launch of www.AsktheCountyAssessor.com, a website which will provide answers and allow questions regarding the County Executive’s reassessment initiative.

“This new...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

CURRAN ELIMINATES ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE TO PROMOTE GREATER PARTICIPATION IN COUNTY PROCUREMENT

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today unveiled Nassau County’s latest initiatives to become more business-friendly and to promote transparency, efficiency, and integrity throughout the county’s business procurement process.

Today’s initia...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Press Release / County Executive will file request for bonding

Curran Calls on Legislature to Approve Bonding to Pay Outstanding Taxpayer Refunds

County Executive will file request for bonding

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran plans to file a request with the Nassau County Legislature to approv...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Press Release / Curran, Schnirman Announce Millions in Taxpayer Cost Savings

Curran, Schnirman Announce Millions in Taxpayer Cost Savings Rooting Out Medicaid Waste, Fraud and Abuse

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran this week joined Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman to announce Nassau County&rs...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Press Release / DILAPIDATED INWOOD BUILDING TO BE DEMOLISHED

Curran: Dilapidated Inwood Building to be Demolished 

 

INWOOD, NY– Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford, New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky, New York State Assemblywoman Missy Miller,...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

CURRAN FILES COLISEUM LEASE AMENDMENT TO MOVE FORWARD WITH TRANSFORMATIVE DEVELOPMENT AT THE HUB

HEMPSTEAD, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today filed with the Nassau County Legislature proposed amendments to the existing lease agreement with the support of BSE Global (BSE), who manages and operates NYCB Live, home of the Nassau V...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

CURRAN MOVES TO FIX CORRUPTED ASSESSMENT ROLL

MINEOLA, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed an executive order requiring County Assessor David Moog to set the county’s levels of assessment for the January 2019 tentative assessment roll for tax year 2020/2021 to maxim...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

CURRAN, SINGAS, RYDER HOST COUNTY-WIDE SCHOOL SAFETY FORUM

HEMPSTEAD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran this week joined Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick J. Ryder and Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas to host an important County-wide School Safety Forum at Hofstra University.

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

CURRAN ATTENDS BREAST CANCER SUMMIT

Mineola, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Nassau County Commissioner of Health Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein at the 2018 Breast Cancer Summit hosted by Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, PC. In 2018, an estimated 266,120 new cases of in...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN ATTENDS 3RD ANNUAL JEREMY FEDER ALL-STAR CHARITY BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

MINEOLA, NY— Nassau County Executive Laura Curran attended the 3rd Annual Jeremy Feder All-Star Charity Baseball Tournament in Oceanside. Fourteen-year-old Jeremy Feder of Oceanside took a lifelong passion for baseball and a desire to help our natio...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN SUBMITS BALANCED, NO PROPERTY TAX INCREASE BUDGET

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released her 2019 no property tax hike budget. The $3.5 billion budget provides funding for a fully functioning Department of Assessment, public safety, special programs and NICE Bus. Howeve...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES LONG ISLAND’S 6TH ANNUAL CAR FREE DAY

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined LIRR President Phil Eng, CEO of NICE Bus Jack Khzouz and Co-Chair of Car Free Day LI Rosemary Mascali to announce that Long Island’s 6th Annual Car Free Day will take place on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN, LAFAZAN, RYDER ANNOUNCE NASSAUSTOPBULLYING.ORG LAUNCH

HEMPSTEAD, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined Nassau County Legislator Josh Lafazan, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and local anti-bullying advocates to unveil an invaluable new resource for Nassau County&...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY – In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Nassau County Department of Health and the Towns of Oyster Bay and North Hempstead are partnering to offer free rabies vaccina...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES PLAN FOR TRANSIT-ORIENTED HOUSING NEAR EAST ROCKWAY LIRR STATION

OCEANSIDE, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined IDA Chairman Richard Kessel, IDA Board members and Feil Properties to announce support of the Woodcrest Village Park project in Oceanside.

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES LONG ISLAND’S 6TH ANNUAL CAR FREE DAY

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined LIRR President Phil Eng, CEO of NICE Bus Jack Khzouz and Co-Chair of Car Free Day LI, Rosemary Mascali, to announce that Long Island’s 6th Annual Car Free Day will take place ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Curran Orders Flags to Half-Staff

Mineola -- This week we mourn the loss of a true American hero. From his time as a POW in Vietnam to his leadership in the Senate, Sen. John McCain embodied the American spirit. He believed in his country and served its people selflessly. Nassau County mo...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran’s Statement

Monday, August 27, 2018 -- Today the Governor signed an Executive Order reinstating New York City’s School Safety Program, which tracks vehicle speeds with speed cameras near New York City schools. Legislation for the program once included ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Statement

Mineola, NY -- My Administration promotes the use of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants to improve school conditions and increase academic and enrichment opportunities for our students.

We do not support use of these funds for the purchase...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN URGES PREPAREDNESS AS 6TH ANNIVERSARY OF SUPERSTORM SANDY APPROACHES

Bethpage, NY – With the sixth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Steven Morelli and other Nassau County Public Safety and ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN SIGNS NEW LEGISLATION TO SUPPORT FIGHT AGAINST SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed two bills that will fight substance abuse—establishing a hotline accessible around the clock and a smartphone application for referrals. County Executive Curran was joined ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN AND RYDER CONGRATULATE NCPD POLICE EXPLORERS DRILL TEAM ON NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP AWARDS

Mineola, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder to announce that 54 members of the Nassau County Police Explorers Drill Team travelled to West Lafayette, Indiana, to compete in a national competi...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN AND RYDER HOST RETIREMENT CEREMONY FOR NCPD MOUNTED UNIT HORSE “MIKE”

East Meadow, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder, members of the NCPD Mounted Unit, and Police Officer Michael Califano’s family, for a retirement ceremony for Mounted Unit Horse &am...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Statement Regard School Funding to Purchase Guns

My Administration promotes the use of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants to improve school conditions and increase academic and enrichment opportunities for our students.

We do not support use of these funds for the purchase of firearms and fir...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Curran Urges Storm Preparedness

Bethpage, NY – With the sixth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Steven Morelli and other Nassau County Public Safety and Emer...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Nassau County Selects Law Firms Eligible to Serve as Outside Counsel

County received excellent responses covering 25 specific fields

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released a listing of law firms that have been qualified to represent Nassau County in a variety of legal fields. The firms all...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Curran Partners with L.I. Cares for Pet Food Program

Freeport, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran partnered with Long Island Cares to support its free pet food program for pet-owning families in need in Nassau and Suffolk counties, Baxter’s Pet Pantry.

Baxter’s Pet Pantry wa...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Curran Welcomes PGA of America to Bethpage State Park

Farmingdale, New York (July 13, 2018) – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, along with representatives from New York State Parks, the Town of Oyster Bay and Discover Long Island, welcomed PGA Championship Director Scott Reid and his staff...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces "Celebrate America" Concert

East Meadow, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Lisa Holland, president of retail and banking of TD bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, Phil Grucci, CEO and creative director of Grucci Fireworks and Pat Buffol...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Statement Regarding Mass Shooting in Maryland

Mineola, NY — "Once again, we endure another mass shooting. The attack in Annapolis was not only a gross display of violence, but an affront to our freedom. It is also another stark reminder that we must do all we can to keep our residents ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces Cooling Centers Are Open

Mineola, NY – With high temperatures and humidity impacting the region, and an upcoming heat wave expected, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that cooling centers will be open to the public.

“With the temperature set to rise, the combination o...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces Federal Funds to Help Residents Achieve the American Dream of Homeownership

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the award of $500,000 in Federal HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funding that promises to help make the dream of home ownership a reality for some first-time homebuyers. The co...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

2018 Summer Youth Employment Program

Uniondale, NY —Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, the Nassau County Office of Youth Services and Nassau County Youth Court Director Arianne Reyer announced the launch of the 2018 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) at the Mitchell Fie...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Curran, Ryder Swear in Nassau County Police Academy Graduates

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder presented certificates of completion to 81 police academy graduates on Wednesday, June 27th at a graduation ceremony held at Chaminade High School in Mineola.

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

County Executive Curran Helps Island Harvest Distribute 25,000 lbs of Food

East Meadow, NY – Each year, during the summer months, there is a shortage of food in local food pantries and other feeding programs.  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Island Harvest Food Bank to conduct food distribution of more...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

County Executive Curran, Congressman Suozzi Visit Children at MercyFirst

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Congressman Thomas Suozzi on a visit to MercyFirst, a not-for-profit human service agency located in Syosset. MercyFirst has been caring for immigrant children for many years, including children wh...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Gun Storage Safety Proposal

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently stood with New Yorkers Against Gun Violence in support of Legislator Ellen Birnbaum’s proposal to strengthen requirements for securing firearms.

“This legislation will be ins...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Support for "Safe Staffing" Legislation

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with Assemblyman Charles Lavine, Assemblyman Ed Ra, the New York State Nursing Association, and many more to call on the state legislature to adopt the Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act.

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Observes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with District Attorney Madeline Singas, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, and Department of Social Services Commissioner John Imhof, Ph.D., to observe World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEA...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Curran Kicks Off 150th Belmont Stakes Week

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran kicked off Belmont Stakes Week at a press conference today at Belmont Park. She was joined by New York Racing Association (NYRA) CEO Chris Kay, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryd...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Curran Joins Members of the Nassau County Legislature to Sign Tobacco 21 bill

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello, Legislator Arnold Drucker, members of the Nassau County Legislature, health professionals, and family members of former Legislator Judy Jac...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Sweeping Contract Procurement Reforms

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed an Executive Order implementing historic contract procurement reforms and putting new controls in place that take aim at ending contract related corruption in Nassau County. This is t...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

County Executive Laura Curran Addresses Regional Business Leaders

Old Westbury, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently addressed regional business leaders and members of the Long Island Metro Business Action Network on critical issues facing Nassau County.

At DeSeversky Mansion on the NYIT Campus, Curra...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Observes Older Americans Month

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently spoke at the 44th Annual Office for the Aging May Luncheon in observance of Older Americans Month.  The conference featured seminars on volunteerism, financial literacy, and info...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Curran Honors DSS Employee of the Month

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (right) presented a citation to Margaret Marslow of the Department of Social Services (DSS) for being named DSS Employee of the Month in May. Ms. Marslow has been a Nassau County DSS employee for...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Hosts Melanoma Screening

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted free melanoma screenings for county employees during Melanoma Awareness Month. Melanoma continues to increase yearly. It is the most common cancer among 25-29 y/o and second most common f...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Nassau County Executive Curran's Statement Regarding the President's May 23rd Visit

Mineola, New York –Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran:

“I have accepted an invitation from the White House to attend a round table on the topic of gang violence hosted by President Trump which underscores the need for more funding and...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Curran Calls Out Crooked Contractors

Long Beach, New York –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford, Commissioner of the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Greg May and Gale Berg of the Nassau County Bar Association ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Nassau County Executive Curran Announces Asian American Advisory Board

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the formation of a new Asian-American Advisory Board in Nassau County. The Advisory Board provides a forum for Asian-American communities to raise issues facing their communities. Curr...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

County Executive Curran, Red Cross Sound the Alarm for Fire Safety

Mineola, New York – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will join a volunteer team to install a smoke alarm and offer fire-safety education to a local family.

Pictured l-r: John Walden (RedCross), Josh Lockwood (RedCross), Jim Flannery (Nationa...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Observes National Correction Officers Week

East Meadow, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (center) joined the Nassau County Sheriff’s Correction Officers Benevolent Association (COBA) Widow’s and Children’s Fund in observance of National Correction Of...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Curran to Host Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged

Albertson, N.Y. – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with generous sponsors and athletes as she announced that the County is once again raising the necessary private donations needed to host the Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Attends Annual Fish Stock

Massapequa, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (3rd from the left) joined Seatuck Environmental Association in moving river herring over the dam at Massapequa Lake as part of a special operation authorized by the NYS Department of Environmental Co...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Joins Israel's 70th Birthday Celebration

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (left) joined Deputy Consul General of Israel in New York Amir Sagie, Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum, and the Jewish Community Relations Council of Long Island in celebrating Israel’s ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Helps Kick-Off RecruitNY

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (3rd from the left) joined the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York to announce RecruitNY – the signature program FASNY created to boost the number of volunteer ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Honors Life Saving Girl Scout

Garden City, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (left) joined Nassau County Girl Scouts CEO Randell Marie Bynum in honoring Riya who saved her 3-year-old brother from choking.

On May 20, 2017, Riya and her 3-year-old brother were having dinner ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

County Executive Curran, Commissioner Ryder Present First Quarter 2018 Crime Report

Mineola, New York – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with the Nassau County Police Department to present the results of the2018 First Quarter Crime Report. The presentation reviewed the incredible success of several new pol...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

County Executive Curran Hosts Girl Scout Jr. Troop 947

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted Girl Scout Junior Troop 947 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building. The visit was part of the Jr. Troop's Girl Scout Leadership Journey and allowed members t...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Commends Social Services Employee of the Month

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (2nd from the left) presented a Citation to Tara Carlo of the Department of Social Services (DSS) for being named DSS Employee of the Month. Ms. Carlo has been Nassau County DSS employee for...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Donation to L.I. Cares “Baxter’s Pet Pantry”

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Long Island Cares Executive Director Paule Pachter to promote and provide donations to Baxter’s Pet Pantry operated by Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food Bank.

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Warns of Vaping Health and Criminal Dangers

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today addressed the growing trend of the use of “vaping” to smoke either nicotine or other drugs. Joined by Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and Nassau County Heal...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

County Executive Curran Joins Governor Cuomo at Anti-Gang Funding Bill Signing

Brentwood, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Governor Andrew Cuomo as he signed a bill for more than $18.5 million in anti-gang money.

“I am proud of the joint efforts across Long Island to eliminate the fear of gang violence...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Sweeping Reforms to Industrial Development Agency

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a series of reforms for the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) that will increase transparency, better measure projects that receive IDA benefits and put communities fi...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Proclaims April Autism Awareness Month

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the dome of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola will be illuminated blue in celebration of the 11th Annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) and Autism Spea...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Keynotes Mentor New York Conference

Brookville, NY – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran keynoted the Mentor New York 14th annual Mentoring Matters Conference held at Long Island University, 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville, NY.The daylong event explored how mentors can a...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Proclaims April Autism Awareness Month

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the dome of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola will be illuminated blue in celebration of the 11th Annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) and Autism Spea...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Participates in Pick-A-Reading Partner Program

Old Bethpage, NY – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran participated in the Pick A Reading Partner Program (PARP) at Old Bethpage Elementary School. County Executive Curran read “What Pet Should I Get” to Mr. Sidito&...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Supports SBA Microloan Legislation

Farmingdale, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with U.S Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to support the Small Business Administration’s Microloan Program that provides loans and technical assistance to women and minority busines...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Curran Announces Road Condition Review, Begins 2018 Resurfacing Initiative

MINEOLA, NY— Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a new study that will assess the conditions of all Nassau County roads to better plan and strategize resurfacing projects throughout the county. As the 2018 resurfacing season begins, C...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Curran and Suez Announce Water Project to 300M Gallons of Fresh Water Annually

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined earlier this week by Eric Gernath, CEO of SUEZ North America, to announce a project at the Cedar Creek Water Pollution Control Plant in Wantagh that will conserve up to 300,000,000 of fresh w...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2018

Curran Issues Zero Tolerance Executive Order for Gift-Giving Among Employees and Vendors

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced an executive order establishing a zero-tolerance policy for gift-giving between vendors and county employees and introduced a new administrative program to promote standards of ethical c...Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2018

County Executive Curran Performs Valentine's Marriage Vow Renewal Ceremony

County Executive Curran Performs Valentine’s Marriage Vow Renewal for Hundreds of Nassau residents

Some Couples Married Over 50 Years Attended Special Valentine’s Reception

MINEOLA, NY-- – To mark St. Valentine’s Day, Nassau County Executive Laura Curr...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

County Executive Curran Extends Tax Assessment Grievance Deadline

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced she has directed officials at the Assessment Review Commission (ARC) and Department of Assessment (DOA) to accept property assessment grievance filings until Monday, April 2, 2018 in order...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

County Executive Curran, Health Commissioner, Urge Residents to Get Vaccinated

County Executive Curran and Health Commissioner Eisenstein Urge Residents to Get Vaccinated Against the Flu

Following Governor Cuomo's declared public health emergency, Curran announces three flue clinics across Nassau

 

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Curran Calls on NYSDEC to Delay Permit Allowing NYC to Pump Long Island Water

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, was joined today by New York State Senators Todd Kaminsky and Elaine Phillips as well as Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and Citizens Campaign for the Environment Executive Director Adrien...Read on...

Posted on: January 4, 2018

CURRAN: WARMING CENTERS OPEN

OFFICE OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE

MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

516-571-3131

Mineola, NY – With the impending snowstorm scheduled to impact our area and the coldest temperatures of the winter season thus far, Nassau County Executive Laur...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN OVERSEES RESPONSE TO 2018’s FIRST WINTER STORM

On her fourth day in office County Executive Laura Curran toured several county facilities as county agencies are responding to today’s winter storm. The storm has dropped over 8 inches of snow across the county. Expected accumulations may exceed expectat...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

CURRAN TO REPORT ON WINTER STORM RESPONSE

Hicksville, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will host a press conference today, Thursday, January 4th at 4:00 p.m. to update residents on storm response. The Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the storm track. The Department of P...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

APPROACHING SNOW STORM WILL BRING FIRST SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO NASSAU COUNTY

Mineola, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran advises all county residents to be ready, take necessary steps and avoid travel if possible. The storm system is continuing to move up the eastern seaboard, with snow expected to be heavy at times...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Curran Signs Historic Executive Order

Laura Curran Signs Historic Order

MINEOLA--Nassau County Executive Laura Curran made history today when she signed an executive order barring appointed members of her administration from holding a leadership position in a political party or donating to her campaign.
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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Mineola Man Convicted of 2016 Murder in Hempstead

Marvin Yanez attacked his victim while he was sleeping in a park

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury found a Mineola man guilty of murder in a 2016 incident in which the defendant beat the victim ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2017

DA SINGAS STATEMENT REGARDING TODAY’S ORDER OF THE SECOND CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS IN U.S. v. SKELOS

STATEMENT OF DISTRICT ATTORNEY MADELINE SINGAS REGARDING TODAY’S ORDER OF THE SECOND CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS IN U.S. v. SKELOS 

“The Second Circuit’s order should not detract from the continuing need to embrace comprehensive and meaningful reforms to...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

Former Local Political Party Chairman Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud

Gerard Terry held many positions as a government attorney but failed to pay hundreds of thousands in taxes

MINEOLA, N.Y. - Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former Democratic Party official, who had earned hundreds of thousan...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Levittown Man Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty for Beating Dog in Head with a Shovel

Michael Gallagher also placed a zip tie around the dog’s neck

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Levittown man pled guilty today to animal cruelty charges related to beating his dog with a shove...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Syosset Man Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Impersonating Federal Air Marshal

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Syosset man arrested in Dec. 2015 for impersonating a federal air marshal and who was found with multiple weapons in his car and home was sentenced today to six yea...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Franklin Square Man Arrested for Abandoning Dog in Wantagh

The Terrier/Chihuahua mix died after being tied up on a short leash and left in full exposure to sunlight on 90-degree day

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Franklin Square man has been arrested for ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Hempstead Man Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison for 2014 Shooting Death Outside Night Club

Hempstead Man Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison for 2014 New Year’s Day Shooting Death Outside Night Club

Charles Smith, 38, went on the run and was captured in Virginia

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Jersey City Couple Arrested for Abandoning Two Pit Bulls in Port Washington

Dogs were found dead in a crate on July 31 near North Shore Animal League

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Jersey City couple has been arrested for allegedly abandoning two dogs near the North Shore...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Queens Man Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Roosevelt Field Mall Robbery & Shooting

Oliver Lee tried to steal an $18,000 Rolex from the Tourneau Jewelry Store

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man was sentenced to 11 years in prison and five years post release supervision for...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Attorney Sentenced to 60 Days in Jail for July 2015 Assault in Law Office Lobby

Lawrence Etah has a law practice in Hempstead

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead-based attorney was sentenced today to 60 days in jail for a July 2015 assault.

Lawrence Etah, 54, from Central Isl...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

East Meadow Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Throwing Cinderblocks onto Meadowbrook Parkway

East Meadow Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Throwing Cinderblocks onto Meadowbrook Parkway and Causing Permanent Injury to Victim in Car

One of the cinderblocks shattered the windshield of a car, causing eye damage to a passenger in the vehicl...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Drug Dealer Sentenced to Eight Years in Jail for His Role in Nassau & Suffolk Heroin Ring

Reinardo Adames, 28, was one of 35 people indicted for their roles in “Operation Bundle Up”

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a West Babylon man was sentenced today to eight years in jail f...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Statement of DA Madeline Singas Regarding Gov. Cuomo’s Proposed Expansion of NY’s Hate

STATEMENT OF NASSAU COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY MADELINE SINGAS REGARDING GOVERNOR CUOMO’S PROPOSED EXPANSION

 OF NEW YORK’S HATE CRIME LAW

“The violence, bigotry and hate that led to the murder of an innocent young woman in Charlottesville is intolerable...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

Nassau County Probation Officer Indicted for Coercing a Probationer

Andy Jean-Louis is indicted on 37 counts and faces up to 2-1/3 years to seven years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau County probation officer has been indicted for coercing one of h...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Levittown Man Arrested for Submitting Falsified Army Deployment Orders to Levittown Fire Department

Raymond Nicholson III is a Customs & Border Patrol Agent at JFK Airport

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Levittown man was arrested today for allegedly submitting falsified Army deployment orders to...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Suspended Attorney Arrested for Stealing $40,000 From a Mortgage Escrow Account

Nancy Enoksen allegedly stole the money that was meant for a down payment on a home

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a suspended attorney from Islip has been arrested for allegedly stealing $40,000 fr...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Oyster Bay Man Sentenced to 14 to 30 years for 2014 Fatal DWI Hit-and-Run and Arson

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Madi Grant was drinking alcohol and smoking marijuana at a strip club before the crash

Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Oyster Bay man has been sentenced to 14 to 30 years in prison for a December 2014 crash on the Southern...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Queens Man Arrested for Stealing more than $144,000 from Major Insurance Provider

Mohan Jitlal is accused of writing checks and depositing them into an account in his and his wife’s name

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man was arrested yesterday for allegedly steali...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Former Doctor Sentenced to 1-3 Years in Prison for Attempted Jury Tampering and Burglary Charges

Former Doctor Sentenced to One to Three Years in Prison for Attempted Jury Tampering and Burglary Charges

Marshall Hubsher disguised himself in court and taped fake ‘jury instructions’ to the doors & tables of jury rooms

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Uniondale Man Sentenced to Five to 15 Years in Prison for Manslaughter in Death of Toddler

Lord Pardo killed 18-month old boy he was babysitting

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniondale man was sentenced today to five to 15 years in prison for manslaughter in the death of a toddler who ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Queens Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Selling Hundreds of Bags of Heroin in Glen Cove

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Jeffrey Ventura conspired to sell 600 bags of heroin to an undercover detective

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for selling hundreds of bags of...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Queens Driver Sentenced to Five to 10 Years in Prison for Manslaughter & Assault in Fatal Crash

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man was sentenced today to five to 10 years in prison for manslaughter and other charges related to a fatal hit-and-run car crash that took place in April 2016 on Hemp...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Statement from District Attorney Madeline Singas on Passing of Court of Claims Judge Alan Honorof

“It was deep sadness today that we learned of the passing of Court of Claims Judge Alan Honorof. Judge Honorof was a principled and fair jurist who led a life of service to his country and community. From his career in the U.S. Army, to his work as a Nass...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Huntington Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Vehicular Assault for Crash

Eugene Golden was intoxicated when he drove drunk into oncoming traffic and crashed his car

 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Huntington man pleaded guilty today to Aggravated Vehicular Assault and other...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Attorney Sentenced to Prison Time for Stealing More than $785,000 from Clients

Steven Morelli stole from 22 clients and was disbarred

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a now disbarred attorney, was sentenced today to 2-1/2 to 7-1/2 years in prison for stealing hundreds of thousan...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Nassau County District Attorney and SPCA Seek Information on Deaths of Two Pit Bulls

The dogs were discovered inside a crate on July 31 in Port Washington

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that the NCDA and Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals are seeking inf...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Westbury Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for Driving Incident that Killed Teenage Girl

Herbie McLeod knowingly drove his vehicle when two teenagers were sitting on the trunk and killed 18-year old

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westbury man pleaded guilty yesterday to manslaughter related to ...

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Glen Head Man Convicted of DWI Despite Refusing a Breath Test

Kevin Kralick was driving twice the speed limit and failed to maintain his lane

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury found a Glen Head man guilty of Driving While Intoxicated for a March 2016 incid...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Hempstead Woman Who Abandoned Injured Dog Sentenced to Jail Time

Niño, had open wounds and was left outside veterinary clinic in October 2015; Public helped catch defendant after surveillance video was released to media

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hem...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

NCDA Appeals Bureau Deputy Chief Yael Levy Wins NYPTI Prosecutor of the Year Appellate AdvocacyAward

The award is given to a prosecutor who has demonstrated outstanding appellate advocacy skills

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that Assistant District Attorney Yael Levy, Deputy Bureau Chief of the A...

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

North Baldwin Man Arrested for Allegedly Abusing Five-Year Old Yorkie

Dog was half its normal body weight and covered in urine

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a North Baldwin man has been arrested for allegedly abusing his five-year old Yorkshire Terrier, JJ, by not fe...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

New Cassel Man Sentenced to 55 Years to Life for Murdering Gas Station Attendant

Joshua Golson-Orelus was convicted on all counts by a jury in February

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Cassel man was sentenced today to 55 Years to life in prison for a six-month robbery spree...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Freeport Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing Identities of Hundreds of People Across 31 States

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport woman pleaded guilty today to charges related to stealing the identities of hundreds of people across 31 states in order to fraudulently obtain hundreds of...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Former Doctor Pleads Guilty to Attempted Jury Tampering and Burglary Charges

Marshall Hubsher

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former doctor has pleaded guilty today to burglary and jury tampering charges for disguising himself in court and taping false jury instructions to the doors and tables of ju...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Massapequa Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Selling Heroin & Cocaine Out of Basement Apartment

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Massapequa man was sentenced today to 12 years in prison with five years of post-release supervision for charges related to selling heroin and other drug parapherna...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Uniondale Man Convicted of Manslaughter in Death of a Toddler

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniondale man was convicted yesterday evening of manslaughter in the death of a toddler who he was caring for while the child’s mother went to work in Oct...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

DA Singas announces the indictment of seven individuals related to corruption in Oyster Bay

Former Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor, Former Parks Commissioner and Deputy Executive Leader of Political Club Indicted for Official Misconduct

Supervisor Venditto and others allegedly orchestrated the firing of town employee

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Two Men Indicted for Fatal February Crash on Long Island Expressway in Woodbury

Jonnathan Santos and Areefeen Hirji were allegedly traveling at approximately 122 MPH at the time of impact

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Muttontown man and Manhasset man were arraigned on grand ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

College Point Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for Killing Uber Driver in April 2016 Crash on LIE

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Bonifacio Enriquez was intoxicated when he hit and killed driver standing outside his vehicle 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a College Point man pleaded guilty today for his role in an April 2...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Subway Sandwich Shop Owner Arrested for Failing to Pay more than $110,000 in Sales Tax

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Deer Park man has been arrested on tax charges for allegedly failing to pay over $110,000 in sales tax for his Plainview-based Subway shop.

Amit Joshi, 50, was arraigned...

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Posted on: June 16, 2017

Contractor Arrested for Forging Certificates of Liability Letters

Donald McBride allegedly used inconsistent font style and size while forging the certificates

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Lynbrook-based contractor has been arrested for allegedly forging Certi...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Forty-One Alleged Members of MS-13 Indicted for Four-Year Wave of Violence in Nassau County

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that 41 alleged members of the MS-13 (Mara Salvatrucha) gang have been indicted by a grand jury for multiple acts of violence and conspiracy in Nassau County over th...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHO: Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and Assistant Special Agent in Charge of Homeland Security Investigations New York Jason Molina

WHAT: 41 alleged members of MS-13 indicted for four-year v...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Roosevelt Man Arrested for Attempting to Steal $45,000 in Insurance Scheme

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man has been arrested for allegedly attempting to steal $45,000 in an insurance scheme.

Jamel McFadden, 32, was arraigned yesterday before Judge Paul Meli on c...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Construction Company Owner Arrested for Illegally Dumping 80,000 Pounds of Construction Debris

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and New York State Department of Environmental Commissioner Basil Seggos announced that a Valley Stream man has been arrested for allegedly dumping 80,000 pounds of construction deb...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Disbarred Attorney Sentenced to 1-3 Years for Stealing more than $900,000 from Clients’ Estate Funds

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Robert Wagner was arrested on two separate occasions

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a disbarred attorney was sentenced yesterday to one to three years in prison and ordered to pay restitution in the...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Queens Man Pleads Guilty to Robbery & Assault Charges for Roosevelt Field Mall Robbery & Shooting

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man pleaded guilty today to charges related to a 2015 holiday season armed robbery at Roosevelt Field Mall that left a mall employee wounded.

Oliver Lee, 22, pleaded gu...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Hempstead Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Illegally Possessing a Gun

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison today and five years’ post-release supervision for charges related to carrying a handgun into his e...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

Queens Driver Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter & Assault in Fatal Crash that Killed Taxi Driver

MINEOLA, N.Y. - Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter and several other charges related to a fatal hit-and-run car crash that took place in April 2016 on Hempstead Turnpike. The defe...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Las Vegas Couple Pleads Guilty to Stealing More than $900,000 from L.I. Construction Company

Linda Minervini and Thomas Cacaci Jr. purchased a time share in Las Vegas with stolen money

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that that a paralegal from Las Vegas, Nevada and her husband who stole more than...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Statement of District Attorney on the Retirement of Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter

JUNE 5, 2017

“I am grateful for Commissioner Tom Krumpter's dedicated leadership of our outstanding police force and it's been a great privilege to work with him to keep the people of Nassau County safe,” DA Singas sai...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

Appellate Division Affirms Conviction of Hempstead Man for Depraved Indifference Murder in DWI Crash

Defendant was fleeing police when he killed 24-year old man

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that the Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department, has affirmed the 2013 conviction of Lloyd Williams, 33,...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Attorney Sentenced for Stealing Nearly $500,000 in Multiple Thefts

Daniel Spitalnic defrauded a real estate client and fraudulently secured a loan on a property he did not own

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an attorney from Great Neck has been sentenced to one to t...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

DA Singas, Long Beach Officials Announce DWI Crackdown for Memorial Day Weekend

58 people have been arrested for DWI in Long Beach in 2017

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and Long Beach Police Commissioner Michael Tangney announced an enhanced drunk driving enforcement program that will go int...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Manhasset Attorney Arrested for Stealing Nearly $230,000 from Client

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Manhasset attorney who allegedly stole $229,990 from a client.

Alfred DiGirolomo, Jr., 61, was arraigned today before Judge Paul Meli and charged with Gra...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

California Man Sentenced to 25 Years to Life in Prison for Killing Estranged Wife’s Boyfriend

Deon Ewers shot the man within an hour of arriving on a cross-country flight

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a California man was sentenced today to 25 years to life in prison for fatally shooting hi...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Hempstead Woman Who Abandoned Injured Dog Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty Charge

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MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead woman pleaded guilty yesterday to an animal abuse charge and is expected to be sentenced to six months in jail and be barred from owning an animal for the ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Amityville Woman Indicted for June 2016 Double-Fatal Crash in Hicksville

Elizabeth Stenson is accused of killing a bicyclist and a passenger in her vehicle

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Amityville woman was arraigned today on grand jury indictment charges related to ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Long Beach Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Fatal Shooting Near Public Housing Project

The shooting was the result of a dispute over a woman

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man was sentenced yesterday to 20 years in prison and five years’ post release supervision...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Two Men Convicted of Throwing Bricks onto Meadowbrook Pkwy. & Permanently Injuring Victim in Car

One of the bricks shattered the windshield of a car, causing eye damage to a passenger in the vehicle

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury found two men guilty today of Assault in the 1st Degree and ot...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Three Men Sentenced to Prison Time for 2016 Assault & Kidnapping

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The victim was handcuffed behind his back, stabbed multiple times and pistol-whipped

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that three men have been sentenced to prison time for their roles in the kidnap and assault o...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2017

Statement from District Attorney Madeline Singas on Lake George Fatal Boat Crash Conviction

“People all across New York State were heartbroken by the death of eight-year old Charlotte McCue while she was riding with her family in her grandfather's boat on Lake George last July. Today’s manslaughter verdict is a tribu...

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Freeport Man Sentenced 6-18 Years in Prison for Crash that Killed Passenger on Southern State Pkwy.

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport man was sentenced to six to 18 years in prison for charges related to a fatal crash on the Southern State Parkway in April 2016. The NCDA recommended a sen...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Roosevelt Man Receives Prison Time for Fatal Crash that Killed Girlfriend on her 25th Birthday

Diamond Hawkins was a passenger in a new car her grandmother bought her when she was killed

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man was sentenced today to four to 12 years in prison for a fat...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

14 People Indicted for Their Roles in Heroin Ring that Operated in Nassau, Queens and Brooklyn

One of the defendants is a retired NYPD Narcotics Detective; Twelve others arrested

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that 14 people have been indicted for their alleged involvement in a large-scale heroin ring t...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2017

Home Improvement Contractor Arrested for Forging Letter from Town of North Hempstead Building Dept.

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Mark Rosenberg,44, allegedly wrote a letter saying a work permit application was denied

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a licensed home contractor from Lindenhurst for allegedly forging a letter f...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2017

Valley Stream Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Selling Fentanyl-laced Heroin

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Bryan Jennings sold heroin that was linked to two fatal overdoses in Nassau County
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Valley Stream man was sentenced yesterday for his role in selling heroin laced with fentan...Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2017

West Hempstead Attorney Sentenced to 3 - 9 Years for Stealing More Than $5.7 Million from Clients

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David Frankel, 52, stole real estate proceeds to fund his own investments MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a West Hempstead attorney was sentenced today to three to nine years in prison and ordered to pay re...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2017

Current & Former Owner of Mineola Restaurant Arrested for Failing to Pay Collected Sales Tax

Joseph Rosmaninho and Paul Batista face up to 15 years’ incarceration if convicted 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrests of the current and former owner of Churrasqueira Brasa Rodizio in...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Attorney Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny Charges for Stealing More than $785,000 from Clients

Steven Morelli stole from 22 clients and will be disbarred

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an attorney whose office is in Garden City and stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from 22 clients&rs...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Uniondale Man Arrested for Burning and Beating Girlfriend’s Cat

The black and white female calico suffered teeth fractures, scarring and a broken tail

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniondale man was arraigned today on indictment charges related to repeatedly ...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Inmate Sentenced to 3-6 Years in Prison for Plotting to Kidnap & Assault Former NCDA Prosecutor

Chandran Nathan sought to have the prosecutor beaten into falsely exonerating him on video

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an inmate in Shawangunk Correctional Facility was sentenced to three to six ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Mayor of Muttontown and Husband Arrested for Failing to File Taxes for Five Years

Julianne and Adam Beckerman allegedly owe more than $243,000 in personal income taxes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrests of the mayor of Muttontown and her husband, a gastroenterologist, for alle...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

East Rockaway Accountant Arrested for Failing to Pay more than $91,000 in Personal Income Taxes

Steven Ballin is accused of not paying his taxes for five consecutive years

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a certified public accountant from East Rockaway for allegedly failing to pay more...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Thirty-Six People Indicted in Nassau & Suffolk Heroin Ring that Operated along Rte.110

Six defendants, who allegedly sold heroin, charged with Operating as a Major Trafficker in “Operation Bundle Up”

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that 36 people have been indicted for their all...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Former Glenwood Fire Co. Treasurer Sentenced to Five Years’ Probation for Stealing more than $45,000

Robert Brown embezzled cash from the department’s membership fund and stole from an arcade machine

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale man was sentenced today for stealing tens of tho...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Collection Agent Arrested for Stealing $1.6 Million from Hospital

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a collection agent for allegedly stealing more than $1.6 million from St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx.

Norman Alpren, 71, and his company, MBI Associates, Inc., ...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

California Man Convicted of Murder for Fatal Shooting in Valley Stream

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury found a California man guilty of murder for a November 2015 fatal shooting in Valley Stream.

Deon Ewers, 51, was found guilty of Murder in the 2nd Degree (an A-I vi...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Vehicular Homicide in Fatal Crash that Killed Passenger

Jonathan Sobrane was speeding when he clipped an SUV and crashed into trees, killing his passenger and injuring two

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport man pleaded guilty yesterday to charges ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Island Park Man Sentenced to Jail Time for High-Speed Crash That Killed Couple

John Aniano, 27, was found guilty by a jury of aggravated vehicular homicide

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Island Park man was sentenced today to the maximum sentence of 8-1/3 to 25 years in pri...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Island Park Man Sentenced to Jail Time for High-Speed Crash That Killed Couple

John Aniano, 27, was found guilty by a jury of aggravated vehicular homicide

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Island Park man was sentenced today to the maximum sentence of 8-1/3 to 25 years in pri...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Strip Mall Manager Indicted for Allegedly Stealing More than $327,000 from Employer

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New York City property manager was arraigned today on an indictment charge for allegedly stealing more than $327,000 from the owners of commercial shopping mall in ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Hempstead Woman Found Guilty of Stabbing Ex-Boyfriend in Stomach

Elsa Marina Saravia-Martinez finished her work shift following the stabbing

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead woman was convicted yesterday for a July 2015 stabbing that left a man with sev...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Bronx Man Indicted for April 2016 Murder Outside Hempstead Bar

Daniel Abrego Davila allegedly stabbed victim five times 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Bronx man was arraigned today on grand jury indictment charges related to the stabbing death of a 39-y...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Farmingdale Burglary Suspects Indicted for Allegedly Stealing More than $9,000 from Home

The defendants were allegedly found hiding in bushes with two pairs of handcuffs 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a West Babylon woman and a Bay Shore man have been arraigned on indictment charg...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Brooklyn Couple Re-Arrested for the Fraudulent Collection of Money in Funeral and Charity Scam

Vincent Fina and Brittney Schmidt are accused of coaching their 11-year-old son to assist in soliciting donations

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the re-arrest of a couple from Brooklyn for allegedly scam...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Four Men Arrested for Falsely Collecting Shelter Benefits from Department of Social Services

The four defendants are accused of stealing approximately $72,000 in unauthorized benefits

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrests of four men who are accused of falsely collecting approximately $72...Read on...

Posted on: March 8, 2017

Rockville Centre Police Officer Indicted for Allegedly Striking Man While Investigating an Assault

Anthony Federico, 36, is also accused of falsifying official police documents 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Rockville Centre police officer was arraigned today on indictment charges related...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Long Beach Man Pleads Guilty for Fatal Shooting Near Public Housing Project

Antonio Webb, 24, faces 20 years in prison for the crime

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man who fatally shot another man at a party in September 2014 pleaded guilty yesterday to manslau...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Oyster Bay Man Convicted on All Counts for 2014 Fatal Hit-and-Run and Arson

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Madi Grant was drinking alcohol and smoking marijuana at a strip club before the crash

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury convicted an Oyster Bay man on all counts for a December 2014 crash on the South...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2017

Tens of Thousands of Counterfeit Designer Jackets Seized in NCDA Raid

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Jericho man arrested and charged for allegedly storing and selling the jackets

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Jericho man has been arrested for allegedly storing and selling tens of thousand...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

NCDA Adolescent Diversion Program Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

Specialized initiative resolves cases 70% faster and matches young offenders with services

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and Judge David Goodsell were joined by current and former Assistant District Attorneys, court s...Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Nassau County District Attorney’s Office Establishes New Hate Crimes Unit

Mineola, NY – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas today announced the creation of a new unit to enhance the office’s efforts to investigate and prosecute hate crimes.

Singas has appointed veteran prosecutor Caryn Stepner to lead the...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Baldwin Man Sentenced to 17 Years to Life in Prison for 2015 Burglary

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Baldwin man was sentenced to 17 years to life in prison for his role in an Oct. 2015 burglary in Rockville Centre burglary.

John Robinson, 23, a persistent violent felo...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Inmate Pleads Guilty to Plotting to Kidnap and Assault Former NCDA Prosecutor

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an inmate in Shawangunk Correctional Facility pled guilty today to plotting the kidnapping and assault of the former NCDA assistant district attorney who prosecuted him.

Cha...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2017

NCDA Releases 2016 Annual Report

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District Attorney Madeline Singas has released the 2016 Annual Report of the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office. This year’s report outlines the accomplishments, initiatives and extensive community involvement of the District Attorney’s Office throu...Read on...

Posted on: February 23, 2017

Statement from District Attorney Madeline Singas on Execution of Sentence for William Flanagan

“William Flanagan’s imperious behavior brought scandal to his department and this county. Today, nearly eight years after his crime, William Flanagan is finally serving his sentence for official misconduct and conspiracy. New York’s highest court unanimou...Read on...

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Roosevelt Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter in Crash that Killed Girlfriend on her 25th Birthday

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Diamond Hawkins, 25, was a passenger in a new car her grandmother bought her when she was killed

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man has pleaded guilty today to charges related to a fatal car crash...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Levittown Man Indicted for Animal Cruelty Charges for Allegedly Beating Dog in Head with a Shovel

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Michael Gallagher is also accused of placing a zip tie around the dog’s neck

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Levittown man was arraigned today on indictment charges related to beating his dog with a shov...Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

New Cassel Man Found Guilty of Murdering Gas Station Attendant During Six-Month Long Robbery Spree

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Cassel man was convicted on all counts today for his role in the Jan. 2015 murder of a gas station attendant during an attempted robbery and a six month-long robbery spre...Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

NCDA Returns more than $17,000 to Woman Victimized in IRS Scam

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that $17,900 has been returned to a woman who lost it as a result of an IRS impersonation scam.

The 64-year-old victim received calls threatening to arrest her in July,...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

Farmingdale Man Convicted of 2015 Hit and Run Death on Southern State Parkway

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale man was convicted on Friday for his role in a fatal hit and run death on the Southern State Parkway in Oct. 2015.

Wilkens Thelusma, 39, was convicted by a ju...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Hempstead Man Sentenced to 55 years to Life for Sexually Assaulting Four Women

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced to 55 years to life today for raping three women working in prostitution from June to August 2013 and attempting to rape another.

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Westchester Woman Sentenced to Jail Time for Stealing Identities of Teachers to Treat Autistic Child

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Aimee Stark received thousands of dollars while working with special-needs children MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westchester woman was sentenced today to one and a half to three years in prison for ste...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2017

Florida Woman Sentenced for Drunk, Drugged Hit and Run Crash that Killed 22-Year Old Cyclist

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Florida woman was sentenced to two to six years in prison for an Oct. 2015 fatal hit and run crash that killed a Queens cyclist. The NCDA recommended 4-12 years in prison

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Sands Point Cardiologist Sentenced for Vicious Assault-for-Hire Plot against Rival Doctor

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Sands Point cardiologist who conspired to seriously injure a rival doctor was sentenced today to five years in prison with five years of post-release supervision.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Roosevelt Man Sentenced to 27 Years to Life for Murdering Man During Attempted Carjacking

Mineola, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man was sentenced today to 27 years to life in prison for shooting a man to death during an attempted carjacking in Hempstead in July 2014.

Tayquan Clark, 24, wa...Read on...

Posted on: January 25, 2017

Syosset Man Who Impersonated Federal Air Marshal Pleads Guilty to Weapons Possession Charges

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Mark Vicars possessed a loaded pistol and assault rifle when he was arrested 

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Syosset man arrested in Dec. 2015 for impersonating a federal air marshal and who ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Hempstead Woman Convicted of Assaulting Teacher at Daughter’s Middle School

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead parent was convicted by a jury today of assaulting a math teacher at her daughter’s middle school in April 2015.

Annika McKenzie, 35, of Hempstead, was c...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Westbury Man Sentenced to 21 Years to Life for Fatal Shooting of Uniondale Man

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Joel Arquimides Ayala Deras pleaded guilty to Second Degree Murder

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westbury man was sentenced yesterday to 21 years to life in prison for the January 2016 murder of ...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

Appellate Division Affirms Convictions of Former County Legislators & Appointee in Corruption Case

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District AttorneyMadeline Singas announced that the Appellate Division Second JudicialDepartment has unanimously affirmed the 2014 convictions of former Countylegislators Roger Corbin and Patrick Williams and Town o...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Paralegal and Husband Arrested for Stealing More than $900,000 from L.I. Construction Company

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Linda Minervini and Thomas Cacaci Jr.allegedly purchased a time share in Las Vegas with stolen money

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a paralegal from Las Vegas, Nevada and her husband were arraigned today ...Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Statement from District Attorney Madeline Singas on the Passing of Detective Steven McDonald

“NYPD Detective Steven McDonald famously forgave the teenage gunman who left him paralyzed from 30 years ago. In that time, he became a voice for peace and served as an inspiration for countless people. Detective McDonald was a true American hero and we ...Read on...

Posted on: January 10, 2017

West Hempstead Real Estate Attorney Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $5.7 Million from Clients

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David Frankel, 52, stole real estate proceeds to fund his own investments

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a West Hempstead attorney who stole more than $5.7 million from clients between September 2012 and F...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2017

Statement of NCDA Madeline Singas Regarding Governor Cuomo’s Criminal Justice Reform Proposals

“New Yorkers deserve a fair and efficient criminal justice system that protects victims and respects the rights of every defendant. I was proud to work with the District Attorney’s Association, the Innocence Project, and our criminal justice partners to d...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2017

Two Queens Men Arrested for Allegedly Stealing $390,000 from Port Washington Cosmetics Company

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that two Queens men have been arrested for allegedly stealing more than $390,000 from a Port Washington-based cosmetics company.

Seul Han, 31 and Hyun Joon Kim, 44 were arraign...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

East Meadow Man Sentenced to 18 Years to Life for Killing Wife with a Dumbbell

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Hector Bejarano, 55, was on the run for two weeks and was arrested when he returned home to do laundry

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an East Meadow man was sentenced today to 18 years to life in prison f...Read on...

Posted on: December 23, 2016

Former Doctor Arraigned for Jury Tampering and Burglary

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a former doctor who allegedly disguised himself in court and taped false jury instructions to the doors and tables of jury rooms while he was on trial in March.
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Posted on: December 22, 2016

Thirteen Alleged Members of Hempstead Gang Arrested for Six-Month Violence Spree

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that 13 alleged members of the Salvadorians with Pride street gang in Hempstead have been indicted by a grand jury for multiple violent acts, including stabbings and...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Island Park Man Found Guilty of Aggravated Vehicular Homicide in High-Speed Crash That Killed Couple

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Island Park man was convicted today on all counts related to a January 2015 high speed crash that killed two people parked at a traffic light on Sunrise Highway.

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Bloods Gang Member Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Trafficking & Selling Heroin in Nassau County

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Shamiek Porter was one of 31 people indicted in July as part of Operation Gram Slam investigation

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Bloods gang member, who is one of 31 people indicted as part of multi-count...Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2016

International Fugitive Sentenced to 19 Years to Life for 1999 Murder at Hicksville Wedding

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Balkumar Singh was captured in Trinidad and extradited to Nassau County in 2015 for prosecution

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an international fugitive was sentenced today to 19 years to life in prison f...Read on...

Posted on: December 14, 2016

Hempstead Man Sentenced to 20 Years to Life in Prison for 2011 Murder of Girlfriend

Dung Tran shot 62-year old victim in Lynbrook parking lot

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced today to 20 years to life in prison for murdering a 62-year old woman he was da...

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Far Rockaway Man Sentenced to 19 years in Prison for Killing Maryland Prison Guard

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Dashawn Wade shot Daquan Gaskins outside Club in Baldwin

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Far Rockaway man was sentenced today to 19 years in prison for killing a Maryland prison guard outside a Bal...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Glen Cove Man Sentenced to 18 Years to Life for Stabbing Death of Ex-Girlfriend

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Glen Cove man was sentenced today to 18 years to life in prison for the March 2015 stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend.

Jose Cartagena, 56, pleaded guilty to murder in the...Read on...

Posted on: December 5, 2016

Laurelton Man Receives Maximum Sentence for Manslaughter and DWI

Mineola, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Laurelton man was sentenced today to five to 15 years in prison for a December 2013 crash in which he struck a pedestrian on Elmont Road in broad daylight.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Roslyn Heights Insurance Agent Arrested for Allegedly Stealing more than $35,000 from Clients

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roslyn Heights insurance agent was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from two former clients.

Jack Kohen, 51, was arraigned before District...Read on...

Posted on: November 30, 2016

Massapequa Woman Sentenced for Stealing more than $100,000 & Possessing Forged Prescriptions

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Massapequa woman was sentenced yesterday to three to six years in prison for stealing more than $100,000 from a Freeport company and possessing forged prescriptions for vario...Read on...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Westbury Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Assaulting and Robbing Day Laborer

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westbury man was sentenced today to 15 years in prison plus 3 years post release supervision for assaulting and robbing a former roommate.

Wilson Garcia, 20, was convicte...Read on...

Posted on: November 22, 2016

NCDA Offers Funding for Crisis Intervention Services to Help Teens Coping with Heroin Addiction

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that her office is committing criminal asset forfeiture funding to create an adolescent crisis intervention program that will help close the treatment gap for adoles...
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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Disbarred Attorney Re-Arrested For Stealing More than $500,000 from Estate Funds

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a disbarred attorney was re-arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing more than $500,000 from an estate he represented.

Robert Alan Wagner, 63, of Bellmore, was arraigned ye...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Hempstead Man Sentenced for Attempted Murder of Ex-Girlfriend

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Shaquon Lockwood attempted to murder woman by slicing her throat

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced today to 20 years in prison for multiple assaults and the attempted murder of...Read on...

Posted on: November 15, 2016

DA Singas Calls on Board of Regents to Upgrade School Violence Reporting System

Mineola, N.Y. – In a letter to the New York State Board of Regents, Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas today called on the Regents to upgrade the state’s widely-criticized system of tracking school violence to facilitate m...
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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Inmate Arrested for Plotting to Kidnap and Assault Former NCDA Prosecutor

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an inmate in Shawangunk Correctional Facility was indicted and arraigned today for allegedly plotting the kidnapping and assault of the former NCDA prosecutor who prosecuted hi...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2016

Glen Cove Man Pleads Guilty to Stabbing Death of Ex-Girlfriend

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Jose Cartagena killed ex-girlfriend in parking lot and fled to California

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Glen Cove man pleaded guilty to murder charges yesterday for the March 2015 stabbing death of hi...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

International Fugitive Pleads Guilty to 1999 Murder at Hicksville Wedding

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Balkumar Singh was featured in a 2009 episode of America’s Most Wanted

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Guyanese man who killed a 19-year old wedding guest and injured another man at a Hicksville weddin...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2016

District Attorney Singas Reminds Voters of Rights and Announces Election Protection Program

Prosecutors and investigators will be on call to investigate allegations of voter intimidation, disenfranchisement, or fraud

Mineola, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas today announced that her office will have prosecutors and...

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

East Meadow Man Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Murder Charges

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Hector Bejarano, 54, bludgeoned his wife to death with a dumbbell

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an East Meadow man who bludgeoned his wife to death with a dumbbell in 2015 pleaded guilty today to second ...Read on...

Posted on: October 24, 2016

Former Glenwood Fire Co. Treasurer Arrested for Stealing more than $45,000 from the Department

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Robert Brown allegedly embezzled cash from the department’s membership fund and also stole from an arcade machine

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Farmingdale man for allegedly stealing tho...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

Seven People Arrested for Collecting Unemployment Benefits While Being Employed

One of the defendants collected more than $30,000 over a three-year period

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that seven people have been arrested for allegedly collecting unemployment benefits while being e...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2016

Roosevelt Man Convicted of Murder in July 2014 Carjacking

Tayquan Clark faces life in prisonMineola, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury convicted a Roosevelt man guilty of murder on Friday for a July 2014 attempted carjacking in Hempstead in which he fatally shot a man...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Long Beach Bartender Sentenced to 10 Years for Drugging and Raping European Tourist

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Dennis Edison met victim through online couch surfing website

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man was sentenced today to 10 years in prison plus 20 years post-release supervision for the 2015 r...Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

NCDA Recovers $9,800 for Victim of ‘Grandparent Scam’

86-year-old woman thought her grandson was in trouble in the Dominican RepublicMINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas today announced that the NCDA’s Civil Forfeiture Bureau helped a Garden City woman recover $9,800.00 after it ...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2016

Former Comptroller Arrested for Stealing More Than $600,000 from Freeport Company

Donna Salamanca

Donna Salamanca allegedly stole money during four year period

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a North Baldwin woman was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing more than $600,000 from a Freeport company ...Read on...

Posted on: October 4, 2016

Statement from District Attorney Madeline Singas

“My friend, District Attorney Ken Thompson, has been unyielding in his pursuit of fairness and justice for the people of Brooklyn and his leadership is making communities safer and stronger. I know that he will confront this diagnosis with the same courag...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2016

Bronx Man Sentenced for Fatal Nightclub Shooting

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Tyshaun Phillips, 23, opened fire into a crowd, killing a college student

Mineola, NY – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that a Bronx man was sentenced to 23 years in prison for a 2014 fatal nightclub shooting in Garden C...Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2016

Hempstead Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for 2013 Deaths of Girlfriend and Son

Renen Vides

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man pleaded guilty on Friday to manslaughter charges connected to a September 2013 crash in which the defendant’s girlfriend and four-year old son were killed.

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

Westbury Man Sentenced to Jail Time for Beating Dog to Death

Two-year old Pomeranian named Dan Dan died from blunt force trauma

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Westbury man was sentenced today to 14 days in jail for beating his two-year old Pomeranian to death. Th...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Roosevelt Man Pleads Guilty to First Degree Manslaughter Charges

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man who fired into a crowd at a Freeport house party in December 2014, and killed his friend, pleaded guilty yesterday to manslaughter charges.

Autrey Smith, ...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

Used Car Salesman Sentenced for Stealing More than $350,000 from Customers and Dealers

Michael McGriff pocketed cash from down payments and forged loan documents

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that Freeport man was sentenced today to 1-1/3 to 4 years in prison for stealing car payments from customers and dealerships in Nassau County.  

Michael McGriff, 43, pleaded guil...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2016

Disbarred Attorney Arrested For Stealing More than $400,000 from Estate Funds

Robert A Wagner

Robert Wagner faces up to five to 15 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a disbarred attorney was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing more than $400,000.00 from an estate he represented. ...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Former Office Manager Arrested for Stealing $300,000 from a Nassau Roofing Company

Tracey Sportiello

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale woman was arrested yesterday for allegedly stealing $300,000 over the course of three years from a Hicksville-based roofing company.

Tracey Sportiello, 51, of ...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Suffolk County Man Arrested for Illegally Fueling Boats in Nassau & Suffolk

Gene Monahan, 57, is accused of dispensing gas directly from a tank truck into boats, creating a fire hazard

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest yesterday of an Amityville man accused of illegally ...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Disbarred Attorney Arrested for Stealing $25,000 from Clients

Timothy Daly

Timothy Daly, 53, Allegedly Used Homebuyers’ Escrow Funds to Pay His Rent

Mineola, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a disbarred attorney yesterday who is accused of stealing $25,000 from clients he was repr...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Brooklyn Driver Receives Max Sentence for Killing His Passenger in High-Speed DWI Crash

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn man was sentenced today to 8-1/3 to 25 years in prison for killing his 24-year-old passenger, Malih Takkouche. The defendant drove while intoxicated in exce...
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Posted on: August 24, 2016

Former Local Political Party Chairman Indicted and Re-Arrested on State Tax Charges

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former Democratic Party official, who had earned hundreds of thousands of dollars from local government contracts, was arraigned today on grand jury charges for failing to fi...Read on...

Posted on: August 23, 2016

Unlicensed Home Contractor Arrested for Taking Money for Work He Never Performed

Joseph Policaro Allegedly Took $7,000 and Repeatedly Told Victim He was “Running Late” or “Delayed”

Mineola, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney announced that a Bellmore man was arrested today for a “take the...

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

Old Westbury Woman Convicted of Driving Drunk with Child in Backseat

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Ariadne Tannous, 37, was also Driving with a Suspended License

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas today announced that a jury found an Old Westbury woman guilty of DWI for causing a crash with her three-year-old child in th...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

Nassau County District Attorney Seeks Information on Dog Who Starved to Death

$5,000 Reward Offered by the Nassau County SPCA for the Severely Emaciated Dog Who was Left for Dead

MINEOLA, N.Y.- Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today a $5,000 reward offered by the Nassau County SPCA for information leading to...

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Posted on: August 12, 2016

Charges Upgraded Against Seven Defendants Arrested in July Heroin and Cocaine Sweep

Two defendants charged with Operating as a Major Trafficker

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that seven defendants arrested on July 14 for their alleged involvement in a heroin and cocaine ring that operat...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Laurelton Man Found Guilty of Manslaughter and DWI for 2013 Crash that Killed Pedestrian

Brian Dudley

Brian Dudley had an open beer bottle in his car at the time of crash when he struck and killed 61-year old Vietnam Veteran
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury found a Laurelton man guilty today of Manslau...Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

Strip Mall Manager Arrested for Stealing More than $300,000 from Employer

Leon Austern

Leon Austern allegedly stole rent and taxes paid by commercial tenants

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New York City man was arrested today for allegedly stealing money from the owners of commercial shop...Read on...

Posted on: August 8, 2016

Roosevelt Man Indicted for Fatal Crash that Killed Girlfriend on her 25th Birthday

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Diamond Hawkins, 25, was a passenger in a new car her grandmother bought her when she was killed
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man was arraigned on indictment charges related to a fatal car cra...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Auto Body Shop Owner Pleads Guilty to Stealing Nearly $190K in Collected Sales Tax

Douglas Donnelly will make full restitution to State

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Garden City man pleaded guilty Friday to failing to remit New York State sales tax collected from customers of auto bo...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

New Hyde Park Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Vehicular Homicide of 55-Year-Old Father

Deepak Kumar pleaded guilty to indictment charges before trial was set to start in January
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Hyde Park man, who pleaded guilty to all 14 indictment charges related to a fa...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2016

Student Found Guilty of Beating Dog to Death

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Two-year old Pomeranian named Dan Dan died from blunt force trauma

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury found a Westbury man, accused of beating his two-year old Pomeranian to death, guilty of animal cru...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

Restaurateur Charged with Insurance & Workers’ Compensation Fraud

Michelle Buggs allegedly received more than $69K in disability payments

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Far Rockaway restaurant owner was arrested this morning for allegedly lying about her injuries and ...Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

Convicted Rapist Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for 2014 Attack in New Cassel

Jose Nuñez-Garcia, 30, claimed the “devil got into me”

MINEOLA, N.Y. – District Attorney Madeline Singas today announced that a New Cassel man was sentenced today for raping a 28-year-old woman he didn’t know on a residential street in New Cassel in A...Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

Court-Appointed Guardian Arrested For Stealing More than $50,000 from Minor

Angela Parson faces up to five to 15 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a court-appointed guardian and executrix was arrested today for allegedly stealing more than $50,000 from the guardiansh...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Statement from DA Singas Regarding Referendum to Establish Independent Inspector General

“In the wake of the Skelos corruption scandal, I reviewed Nassau’s contracting process and issued comprehensive recommendations for reform, including the establishment of an independent inspector general. The majority in the legislature has refused to all...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Thirty-One People Indicted for Their Roles in Nassau and Suffolk Narcotics Ring

Five defendants, who allegedly sold Heroin and Cocaine, charged with Operating as a Major Trafficker

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and the partners of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Long Island Gang Task Force an...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

Merrick Man Indicted for Aggravated Vehicular Assault

Gregory Lecrann was allegedly intoxicated and driving 112 MPH when he crashed into generator and injured passenger

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an off-duty NYPD officer from Merrick was arraigned today ...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Former Bellmore-Merrick EMS President Sentenced for Stealing from Volunteer Organization

REITER, BRAD

Brad Reiter stole more than $1.6 Million in seven year period

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Jersey man who stole approximately $1.6 million from the Bellmore-Merrick EMS was sentenced today to two...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

College Point Man Charged with Death of Uber Driver in Fatal Crash on Long Island Expressway

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a College Point man was arraigned today on grand jury indictment charges related to a fatal crash that took place on April 7, when the defendant allegedly struck and killed an ...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Mastic Attorney Arrested for Stealing More than $120,000 from Client

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Barbara Maleno faces up to 5 to 15 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Mastic lawyer was arrested today for allegedly stealing more than $120,000 from her client between April 2011 and Januar...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Massapequa Man Sentenced for Head-on Crash that Killed Passenger

Michael Bantel was impaired when he drove into pickup truck on Sunrise Highway in May 2015

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Massapequa man who killed his 28-year old passenger when he drove drugged the wr...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Hempstead Man Sentenced for Stabbing Death of Girlfriend

Alan Espinoza will serve 18 years to life for June 2015 murder

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man who pleaded guilty to the June 2015 stabbing death of his girlfriend was sentenced to 18 years ...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Freeport Man Sentenced after Fourth Dogfighting Conviction

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport man was sentenced today to 1-1/3 to 4 years in prison for his role in training pit bull dogs for use in an illegal dogfighting enterprise.

Anthony Reddick, 55, ...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2016

Jury Convicts Brooklyn Driver of Aggravated Vehicular Homicide after an Hour of Deliberation

Bilal Hassan drove 133 mph on the Meadowbrook Parkway while intoxicated and killed his passenger

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn man was convicted today on all 11 charges related to a November 27...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2016

Huntington Man Indicted for Aggravated Vehicular Assault

Eugene Golden was allegedly intoxicated when he crashed Mercedes SUV into car and severely injured mother and daughter in March

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Huntington man was arraigned today on indic...Read on...

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Town of Hempstead Sanitation Worker Arrested for Workers’ Compensation Fraud

Kevin Breen

Kevin Breen allegedly injured his hand near bar in New Hyde Park and claimed he was hurt on the job

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Town of Hempstead sanitation worker was arrested today for wrongfully c...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Queens Driver Charged with Death of Taxi Driver and Fleeing Scene of Fatal Crash

Duke Obule was allegedly driving 105 MPH before he crashed into cab and killed driver

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man was arraigned today on indictment charges related to a fatal hit-and-run ...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Seven Arrested for Heroin Ring that Reached from Pittsburgh to Nassau County

More than 3.4 Kilograms of Heroin Seized with Street Value of Approximately $1 Million

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that seven people have been indicted for their alleged involvement in a heroin rin...

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Posted on: June 9, 2016

Hempstead Woman Indicted on Murder Charges for Crash that Killed Pedestrian

Shania Buchanan

Shania Buchanan allegedly plowed into crowd of people in her SUV MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead woman was arraigned this morning on depraved indifference murder charges related to an April 20 i...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2016

NYC Corrections Department Captain Sentenced to 22 Years in Prison for Attempted Murder

Brian Martin shot his wife in December 2013

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New York City Corrections Department Captain was sentenced today for the attempted murder of his wife in December 2013.

Brian Martin, 38, of Roosevelt, was sentenced to...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2016

Freeport Man Indicted for Aggravated Vehicular Homicide on Southern State Parkway

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport man was arraigned today on a 19-count indictment related to an April 17 crash, in which the driver was allegedly speeding on the Southern State Parkway whe...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Roosevelt Gang Members Sentenced for Armed Robbery of Uniondale Supermarket

Brothers Devance and Terrell Broyles stole approximately $1,200

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that two Roosevelt brothers, who are both members of the Bloods gang, have been sentenced for their roles in an ar...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Massapequa Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter for May 2015 Head-on Crash that Killed Passenger

Michael Bantel was impaired when he drove into pickup truck on Sunrise Highway

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Massapequa man who killed his 28-year old passenger when he drove drugged the wrong way on ...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Defendants in Cross-County Sex Trafficking Ring Plead Guilty

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that three people who were arrested for coercing women into performing sex acts on customers in Nassau County massage parlors pleaded guilty for their roles in a cross-county sex tra...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

East Meadow Man Arrested for Possessing Child Pornography

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Retired New York City Police Officer Frank Castro faces up to seven years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former New York City police officer was arrested yesterday by DA investigators for pos...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

New York City Corrections Department Captain Convicted of Attempted Murder

Brian Martin

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New York City Corrections Department Captain was convicted late yesterday afternoon for the attempted murder of his wife in December 2013.

Brian Martin, 38, of Roosevel...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Glen Cove Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse of Juvenile at Supermarket

Edward Ramirez

Edward Ramirez will face prison time and have to register as a sex offender

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Glen Cove man who forced a young girl to sexually touch him in a Glen Cove supermarket pleaded ...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2016

Westchester Woman Indicted for Stealing Identities of Teachers to Treat Autistic Children

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Aimee Stark lost her teaching license in 2014 and allegedly stole identities to continue working with special needs children

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former Westchester teacher was arraigned today...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2016

Hempstead Gang Member Sentenced to 20 Years to Life for Stabbing Death of Westbury Teenager

Pedro Santos attacked the victim with a machete

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead gang member was sentenced today by a Nassau County judge to 20 years to life in prison for the murder of 18-year ...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2016

DA Singas Holds Inaugural Criminal Justice Conference

Inaugural Criminal Justice Conference

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas hosted the office’s first ever conference on criminal justice issues and legislation today.

The Nassau County DA’s Criminal Justice Conference, held at Hofstra University’s Guthart Cultur...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Port Washington Woman Charged for Stealing from Medicaid, Food Stamp Programs

Linda Scialo

Linda Scialo allegedly received benefits after concealing proceeds from house sale totaling nearly $1 million

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Port Washington woman was arrested by DA Investigators today ...Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Great Neck Doctor & Pharmacist Charged for Not Filing Tax Returns

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Tom & Annahid Hopkins, husband & wife, allegedly failed to pay more than $60k in personal income taxes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Great Neck doctor and his wife, a pharmacist, have been arraigned to...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Uniondale Car Dealership Fails to Pay Nearly $160,000 in Collected Sales Tax

Manager Evans Raphael

Manager Evans Raphael arrested and Corporation charged

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that the manager of Uniondale Auto Mall was arrested today by DA Investigators for failing to pay nearly $160,000 of sale t...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2016

Long Beach Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Attempted Murder and Arson

Diquan Booker set fire to Lynbrook Holiday Inn Express room in 2013 and shot a woman in 2014 with shotgun

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man was sentenced today to 15 years in prison for the ...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Former Local Political Party Chairman Arrested on Tax Fraud Charge

Gerard Terry

Gerard Terry, 61, charged with failing to file return in 2010

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said that a former Democratic Party official who had earned money from numerous local government contracts was arrested today ...Read on...

Posted on: April 11, 2016

Former Bethpage Pediatrician Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Sexually Abusing Young Girls

Rakesh Punn was sentenced to 30 years in federal prison in December for separate crimes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a pediatrician who drugged and sexually abused young girls in his Bethpage doctor’s o...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Roslyn Heights Attorney Sentenced for Stealing More than $1.4 Million

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Steve Weinstock stole money held in an escrow account and failed to pay off an outstanding mortgage loan

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roslyn Heights attorney who stole $720,000 held in an escrow accou...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2016

Disbarred Attorney Sentenced to Three to Nine Years for Stealing More than $1.1 Million from Elderly

Janice Jessup

Janice Jessup Pleaded Guilty to Grand Larceny Charges in January

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a disbarred attorney was sentenced to three to nine years in prison today for stealing from former clients...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2016

New Jersey Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing $1.6 Million from Volunteer EMS Company

Brad Reiter

Brad Reiter served as treasurer and president of Bellmore-Merrick EMS

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced a New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to stealing approximately $1.6 million from the Bellmore-Merrick EMS, fo...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2016

Former Treasurer Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Union of $111,000

Charles Burke

Charles Burke stole union funds during five year period

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former treasurer of Utility Workers Local 365 pleaded guilty today to stealing more than $110,000 from the Nassau C...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

Judge Sentences Hempstead Man to 25 Years in Prison for Killing Teenager with a Machete

David Sadler attacked 17-year old after a dice game

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a judge sentenced a former Hempstead pizza delivery man to 25 years in prison for the July 2014 death of a teenager whom ...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2016

Former Treasurer Sentenced After Stealing from East Meadow Church

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Ronald Ousman making full restitution of more than $35,000

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former acting treasurer of the Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in East Meadow was sentenced today for stealing more...Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2016

DA Singas Calls on County Legislature to Enact Contract Reform Measures

Asks to speak before lawmakers on ‘Non-Partisan Measures to Restore Public Trust in Nassau County Government’

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas testified before the Nassau County Legislature today on her recommendations o...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2016

Mortgage Modification Advisor Arrested for $30k Theft from Client

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East Rockaway businessman allegedly stole from Orange County homeowner

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an East Rockaway mortgage modification advisor was arrested yesterday for stealing more than $30,000 ...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2016

Jury Convicts MS-13 Gang Leader for Assaults & Intimidation of Students in Uniondale

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury has convicted an MS-13 gang leader for assaults and intimidation – including a shooting – against teenage and younger Salvadorean immigrants in Uniondale.

After a 10-...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2016

Brothers Arrested for Pit Bull Attack on Nine-Year Old

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Cesar Cuellar and Anthony Villalta face up to two to seven years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that two brothers surrendered this morning to the Nassau County Police Department on indictment charges...Read on...

Posted on: March 11, 2016

Freeport Gang Member Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Selling Heroin and Dog Fighting Offenses

Shaheem Allen barred from being near any animal until 2031

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport gang member, who was arrested last March as part of a major narcotics and dog fighting ring, was senten...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2016

Hempstead Gang Member Convicted of Murder for Stabbing Death of Westbury Teenager

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead gang member was convicted today by a jury for the murder of 18-year old Yunior Maldonado in November 2010.

Pedro Santos, 23, was convicted of Murder in the 2nd...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2016

Rockville Centre Woman Sentenced for Manslaughter in Death of Friend

Asya Ulmer, 24, was convicted in August on all four counts related to 2013 death of Jennifer Alexis

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Rockville Centre woman was sentenced to 1 1/3 to 4 years in prison for ...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2016

Drunk Driver Sentenced for Causing Death of Police Officer at Crash Scene

James Ryan, 29, sentenced to up to 12 years in prison for causing the death of Police Officer Joseph Olivieri

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said that an Oakdale man convicted of driving drunk and causing the death of ...Read on...

Posted on: March 8, 2016

Former Treasurer Arrested for Embezzling Union Funds

Burke, Charles

Charles Burke allegedly stole in excess of $111,000 during five year period

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former treasurer of Utility Workers Local 365 surrendered this morning to DA investigators and ...Read on...

Posted on: March 8, 2016

Cedarhurst Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison for Apartment Arson

Douglas Drummond

Douglas Drummond set eight separate fires in his apartment that he shared with two other roommates

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Cedarhurst man was sentenced today to eight years in prison for setting...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Nassau Man Sentenced for Shoplifting Spree That Targeted Local Drug Stores and Supermarket

Alexander Wachmyanin Stole from Multiple CVS Locations, Rite Aid and a Key Food

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a 50-year old man who carried out a shoplifting spree that targeted businesses in East Rocka...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2016

Far Rockaway Man Indicted for Driving While Intoxicated with Four Children in His Car

Miguel Quezada

Youngest child in car was only two weeks old

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Far Rockaway man was arraigned today on a nine-count grand jury indictment for driving while intoxicated in February with four...Read on...

Posted on: February 29, 2016

Coram Man Sentenced to 18 Years to Life for 2014 Murder of Uncle

Jonathan Roman

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Coram man was sentenced today to 18 years to life in prison for strangling his 71-year old uncle in 2014.

Jonathan Roman, 44, pleaded guilty on December 11 to one count ...Read on...

Posted on: February 29, 2016

Former N. Hempstead Employee Arrested for Embezzling More Than $98,000 from Waste Mgmt Authority

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Helen McCann was 16-year employee of town

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former North Hempstead employee was arrested today for allegedly embezzling more than $98,000 from the Solid Waste Management Aut...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2016

Baldwin Man Arraigned on Charges of Possessing Child Pornography

Kostyshyn-Gruber, Andrew

Andrew Kostyshyn-Gruber arrested after eight-month long investigation

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Baldwin business owner was arrested yesterday for possessing multiple images of child pornography.
...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2016

DA Singas Renews Call to Strengthen Penalties Against Unlicensed Drivers in Serious Crashes

After Sentencing of Seaford Man who Killed 12-Year-Old, DA Singas Renews Call to Strengthen Penalties Against Unlicensed Drivers in Serious Crashes

Driver who killed Zachary Ranftle while driving unlicensed receives maximum 6-month jail sentence for that i...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2016

Thousands of Winter Coats & Jeans to be Tested for Donation after Counterfeiter’s Guilty Plea

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that more than 50,000 winter coats and about 1,000 pairs of jeans will be tested for possible donation to the needy after a Hicksville retailer pleaded guilty today to importing the ...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2016

Jury Convicts Hempstead Man of Manslaughter for Death of Teenager with a Machete

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury has convicted a former Hempstead pizza delivery man of manslaughter for the July 2014 death of a teenager that he attacked with a machete after a disagreement about a di...Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2016

Jury Convicts Drunk Driver for Causing Death of Police Officer Responding to Crash Scene

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury has convicted a drunk driver of causing the death of a Nassau County police officer after the officer was struck by another driver while responding to a crash ...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2016

Brooklyn Attorney Indicted for Fatal DWI Crash that Killed 21-Year Old Driver

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Raj Jadeja was allegedly operating his BMW under the combined influence of alcohol and drugs

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn attorney was arraigned on a 12-count grand jury indictment today for ...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2016

Nurse Arrested for Smuggling Prison Contraband into Nassau County Correctional Center

Chantiel Cox was employed by Armor Correctional Health Services; two others arrested and charged with conspiracy

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that three women were arrested for their roles in smuggling dange...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Hempstead Man Indicted for October Shooting Death of 12-Year-Old Girl

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Jakwan Keller charged with murder of Dejah Joyner
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was arraigned this morning for the October shooting death of 12-year-old Dejah Joyner, who was shot in her ho...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

West Hempstead Man Sentenced for Fatal 2013 Crash on Southern State

Kervens Boutin killed two of his passengers in high-speed crash while drunk and high on marijuana
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a West Hempstead man was sentenced today for a drug and alcohol-fueled crash ...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2016

Queens Village Man Charged with Stealing More than $200,000 in Real Estate Scam

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Christopher Cable allegedly submitted false paperwork in real estate closing

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens Village man was arraigned today for allegedly using false and forged documents to sell ...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

D.A. Singas issues the following statement on the confirmation of Chief Judge Janet DiFiore

"With an unrivaled career as a distinguished jurist and innovative prosecutor, Janet DiFiore has dedicated her life to the pursuit of justice. She has been a trusted mentor, colleague and friend to me and so many others, and as New York's Chief Judge...Read on...

Posted on: January 21, 2016

Florida Woman Indicted for Hit and Run Crash that Killed 22-Year Old Cyclist

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Melissa McKiski was stopped by police two miles from fatal crash

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Florida woman was arraigned on an 11-count grand jury indictment today for an October fatal hit and run cr...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

Former Treasurer Pleads Guilty to Stealing from East Meadow Church

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Ronald Ousman will make full restitution of more than $35,000

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former acting treasurer of the Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in East Meadow pleaded guilty today to stealing m...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

Syosset Man Accused of Impersonating Federal Air Marshal Arraigned on 51-Count Indictment

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Mark Vicars allegedly possessed a loaded pistol, assault rifle and body armor when he was arrested
MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Syosset man arrested in December for impersonating a federal air marshal ...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

New Hyde Park Man Pleads Guilty to Vehicular Homicide for 2014 Crash that Killed 55-Year-Old Father

Deepak Kumar pleaded guilty to all 14 indictment charges before trial was set to start

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Hyde Park man pleaded guilty to all 14 indictment charges related to a fatal cra...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2016

Queens Man Facing New Charges for Roosevelt Field Mall Robbery & Shooting

Oliver Lee facing new robbery, assault, weapon and drug charges

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man was arraigned today on a grand jury indictment that included new robbery, assault, weapon and d...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2016

Merrick Woman Indicted for Fatal Hit and Run Crash on Sunrise Highway on 4th of July

Stephanie Beeker also indicted for Oct. 2014 DWI

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Merrick woman was arraigned on a six-count indictment related to a Fourth of July fatal hit and run on Sunrise Highway i...Read on...

Posted on: January 11, 2016

Disbarred Attorney Pleads Guilty to Stealing More than $1.1 Million from Elderly & Disabled Clients

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Janice Jessup faces up to three to nine years in prison >

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a disbarred attorney from Charlotte, N.C., pleaded guilty in two separate cases to stealing from former legal clien...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

Unlicensed Home Improvement Contractor Arrested for Theft of Funds from Homeowners

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Konstantine Sousouris allegedly accepted money to improve East Meadow family’s kitchen

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale man was arrested today by DA Investigators for allegedly stealing more t...Read on...

Posted on: December 23, 2015

Bay Shore Man Pleads Guilty for Driving While Intoxicated and Seriously Injuring Two Passengers

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Bay Shore man pleaded guilty yesterday for his role in a July 2014 crash in which two of his passengers were seriously wounded in a single-car crash on the Wantagh Sta...Read on...

Posted on: December 22, 2015

Hicksville Man Arrested for Massive Counterfeit Scheme Involving The North Face Merchandise

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hicksville retailer was arrested yesterday for a massive trademark counterfeiting scheme after an investigation by the NCDA, U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Hom...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2015

Queens Man Indicted for November Home Invasion

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Keno Jamell Ramsay allegedly attacked sleeping man and struck him with blunt object

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Cambria Heights, Queens, man was indicted by a grand jury on seven counts relate...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2015

Farmingdale Man Indicted for October Hit and Run Death on Southern State Parkway

Wilkens Thelusma allegedly struck victim who had just crashed a box truck into the center median

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Farmingdale man who allegedly fled the scene of a fatal accident on...Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2015

Baldwin Man Arraigned on 21-Count Indictment for Two November Arson Attacks

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Baldwin man who allegedly struck a home with Molotov cocktails in two November attacks was arraigned on a 21-count grand jury indictment today.

Joseph Fer...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2015

Floral Park Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Stealing from Two Nassau County Employers

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Deborah Tangredi used money to pay personal credit card bills, car and home equity loans

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Floral Park woman who stole approximately $467,000 between 2009 and 2014 fr...Read on...

Posted on: December 15, 2015

Long Beach Man Convicted by Jury in 35 Minutes for Sexually Abusing a Child

Emil Best, a repeat offender, faces up to 25 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man was convicted yesterday afternoon for repeatedly sexually abusing an eight-year old chil...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2015

Bloods Gang Member Sentenced to 10 Years for Weapon Possession

Anthony Trimble was found guilty by Nassau jury in 15 minutes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a known Bloods gang member was sentenced today to 10 years in prison for possessing a handgun on a Hemps...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2015

Los Angeles Man Indicted for Murdering Estranged Wife’s Boyfriend

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Deon Ewers allegedly shot the man within an hour of arriving on a cross-country flight

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of Deon Ewers, who is accused of murdering a 34-year old man on Nov...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2015

County OEM Official Indicted for False Statements on Job Applications

Edward Korona, Jr., 53, allegedly lied on four occasions to attain County jobs

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a high-ranking County government official was arraigned today on a 12-count indictment ...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2015

Howard Beach Man Indicted for Multiple Nassau Burglaries

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Joseph Borelli charged with commercial burglaries including jewelry stores, delis, shoe repair shop and other establishments

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Howard Beach man was arraigned today on...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2015

Roosevelt Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Violent Robbery Spree

Timothy Lang, 32, terrorized people at four locations in half an hour

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man convicted on all charges related to a violent January robbery spree, in which he...Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2015

Uniondale Man Indicted for Drug and Gun Sales

Raymond Lopez allegedly sold a .38 Caliber revolver and ammunition

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniondale man, arrested in July as part of an illegal narcotics and gun sales investigation invol...Read on...

Posted on: November 5, 2015

Cedarhurst Man Pleads Guilty to Apartment Arson

Douglas Drummond set eight separate fires in his apartment that he shared with two other roommates

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Cedarhurst man pleaded guilty today for setting his apartment on...Read on...

Posted on: November 23, 2015

Queens Man Sentenced for Armed Robbery at Auto Dealership

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man has been sentenced to prison for a 2013 robbery of an auto dealership in Franklin Square.

Horatio Forrest, 31, of Jamaica, was convicted by a Nassau jury...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Jury Convicts Queens Man for Assaulting Woman, Man & Police Officer During After Holiday BBQ Fracas

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas said that a Queens man was convicted by a jury today of all but one count against him for an Independence Day Weekend fracas in Inwood last year that left two victims burned by hot barbecue coals an...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Oceanside Attorney Indicted for Murder of Elderly Mother

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Suzan Grossman-Kerner allegedly stabbed the victim multiple times

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of Suzan Grossman-Kerner, who is accused of murdering her 79-year old mother this August i...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Jury Convicts Man of Raping Woman on New Cassel Street

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Jose Nuñez-Garcia, 29, facing up to 25 years in prison for 2014 rape

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas said that a New Cassel man was convicted by a jury today of all but one count against him for the rape of a 28-year-old woman ...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Acting DA Singas Renews Call to Strengthen Penalties Against Unlicensed Drivers in Serious Crashes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – After the guilty plea today of a man who killed 12-year-old Valley Stream resident Zachary Ranftle while driving with a suspended license, Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas renewed her call on Albany to pass legislation stiffening p...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Attorney Arrested for Stealing in Excess of $470,000 in Multiple Thefts

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Daniel Spitalnic allegedly defrauded a real estate client and fraudulently secured a loan on a property he did not own

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an attorney from Whitestone, Queens, was arrest...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

Nassau Jury Convicts Bloods Gang Member of Weapon Possession

Anthony Trimble was found guilty in 15 minutes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a known Bloods gang member was convicted today for possessing a handgun in July 2014.

Anthony Trimble, 23, of Hempst...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

Hempstead Man Sentenced for Brutal Attack on Ex-Girlfriend

Anibal Perez Ramirez, 30, was convicted by jury after biting off lip of ex-girlfriend and fingernail of another person

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced today to prison f...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2015

San Juan Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse of 11-Year-Old Boy

Michael Roldan will receive sex offender status after incarceration

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a San Juan man was sentenced to prison today for sexually abusing an 11-year-old boy in Levittown ...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2015

Plainview Mother Sentenced for Killing 8-Year-Old Disabled Daughter

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Plainview mother was sentenced to prison today for killing her eight-year-old daughter in a 2011 incident.

Veronica Cirella, 34, pleaded guilty in May to 1st-Degree...Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2015

Uniondale Man Arraigned for Attempted Murder of Wife

Michael Taylor allegedly hit his wife with toilet tank cover and stabbed her

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniondale man was indicted by a grand jury on 17 counts related to the attempted murder...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2015

Cardiologist Indicted for Murder-for-Hire Plot against Rival Doctor

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Anthony Moschetto charged with Conspiracy, Arson, Weapons Possession, Criminal Sale of Prescriptions and other charges

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a cardiologist who allegedly con...Read on...

Posted on: November 6, 2015

Former Doctor Arraigned for Selling Prescriptions for Addictive Drugs

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Marshall Hubsher allegedly conspired to sell Adderall and Xanax

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of an unlicensed psychiatrist who allegedly sold prescriptions for highly addictive drugs to...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2015

Merrick Contractor Arrested for Operating a Home Improvement Business without a License

Russell Martini allegedly charged Freeport homeowner $25,000 but work wasn’t completed and was substandard

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Merrick contractor who allegedly did subst...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2015

New Cassel Man Indicted for Month-Long Burglary Spree

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Carlos Morinville allegedly committed eight burglaries in Westbury and New Cassel

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a grand jury handed up a 12-count indictment on an alleged serial burglar who struck...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

Suffolk Man Indicted for Causing Death of Girlfriend With Heroin

Joseph Joudah, 19, facing felony charges for recklessly & negligently injecting girlfriend

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and Acting Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter announced a college student ...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

Gas Station President Arrested for Failure to Pay More Than $190,000 in Sales Tax

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Valley Stream and Maspeth gas stations failed to pay from Dec. 2008 to Nov. 2012

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Queens man, who was the president of two gas station companies, was arrested today ...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

Hempstead Police Officer Indicted for Misconduct,Sexual Abuse and Endangering Welfare of a child

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Louis Arcila, 49, allegedly followed a woman into her car and grabbed her breast and thigh

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment today of a Hempstead Village Police Officer who allegedly sexuall...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Grand Jury Returns 42-Count Indictment against Group That Robbed South Shore Businesses

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of four people in connection with a violent robbery spree with B.B. Guns and Kitchen Knives that targeted businesses and people in Hempstead, Baldwin, Rockvi...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2015

Bronx Man Indicted for Selling Oxycodone in Front of His Children

Michael Ramis, 33, allegedly brought his four-year old and eight-year old to drug deals

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Bronx man was arraigned today on a nine-count grand jury indictment related ...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2015

Oyster Bay Man Indicted For Impersonating Police Officer

David Nourmand, 32, pulled over two drivers in one day

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Oyster Bay man was indicted on four counts related to a May 22 crime spree in which he impersonated a police...Read on...

Posted on: October 27, 2015

Trial Against DWI Driver for Homicide of P.O. Joseph Olivieri Set for January

James Ryan, 28, faces up to 25 years in prisonMINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that County Court Judge Philip Grella issued a decision upholding the admissibility of the prosecution’s evidence after conduc...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2015

Jury Finds Queens Man Guilty On All Counts for 2013 Robbery Spree

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John Hayes, 44, faces up to 25 years to life in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Queens man guilty on all charges related to a December 2013 spree, in which he robbed a H...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2015

Amityville Man Indicted for Burglarizing Garden City Home

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Nervon Gayles stole two cellphones and police were able to track him down through Find My iPhone app

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment today of an Amityville man who allegedly broke into a G...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2015

Executives Charged with Stealing More Than $300k from Home Health Care Agency

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Defendants face up to 15 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of two men accused of defrauding an in-home health care agency by creating false invoices for consulting ser...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2015

West Hempstead Real Estate Attorney Arrested for Stealing More Than $5.7 Million from Clients

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David Frankel, 50, allegedly stole real estate proceeds to fund his own investments

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that a West Hempstead attorney was arrested this morning for stealing more than $...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

San Juan Man Found Guilty at Trial for Sexual Abuse of 11-Year-Old Boy

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Michael Roldan facing up to 7 years in prison and sex offender registry status

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the trial conviction today of a San Juan man for sexually abusing an 11-year-old boy in Levi...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

Long Beach Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Murder and Arson Charges in Two Separate Incidents

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Diquan Booker set fire to Lynbrook Holiday Inn Express room in 2013 and shot a woman in 2014 with shotgun

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man pleaded guilty today to attempted murder ch...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

Brooklyn Man Convicted for Armed Robbery at Franklin Square Auto Dealership

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn man was convicted today in a bench trial on all charges stemming from a 2013 robbery of an auto dealership in Franklin Square.

David Hosannah, 34, was conv...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

Hempstead Man Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison for Stealing SUV, Video Games and Cash

Jarred Sowers, 21, woke victim up and robbed him at gunpoint

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced today for robbing a 25-year old man in his bed at gunpoint and stealing ele...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Tips from Public Lead to Arrest of Woman Seen on Video Abandoning Dog

Injured dog, Niño, was abandoned Tuesday outside Hempstead veterinary clinic; Wednesday call for tips leads to Thursday arrest

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that less than 24 hours after asking for the p...

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Posted on: October 15, 2015

Bronx Man Sentenced To Seven Years in Prison for Attempted Robbery of 72-Year Old Woman in Parking L

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Benis Solis held senior citizen up at knifepoint and bit her finger to steal ring on left hand

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Bronx man accused of robbing a 72-year old woman with a kitchen kni...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

County OEM Official Charged for False Statements on Job Applications

Edward Korona, Jr., 53, allegedly lied on four occasions to attain County jobs

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a high-ranking County government official on charges related to false statemen...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Island Park Company Pleads Guilty to Polluting Waters

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Liberty Metal Recycling discharged oil and petroleum products into streets and storm drains

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that an Island Park recycling company pleaded guilty to for having discha...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2015

District Attorney’s Office Seeking Two Persons of Interest Connected to Animal Cruelty Investigation

Injured dog, Niño, was abandoned outside Hempstead veterinary clinic; went missing two years ago

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas is seeking the public’s help in identifying two persons of interest or any other i...Read on...

Posted on: October 9, 2015

Levittown Man Sentenced for Trying to Kill Landlord Before Armed Standoff with Police

Rohan Kahn, 59, was convicted on all charges stemming from 2014 incident

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Levittown man has been sentenced for trying to kill his landlord before starting an armed s...Read on...

Posted on: October 9, 2015

Brentwood Man Indicted for $1.8 Million Armored Truck Company Heist

Edgar Medina faces up to 25 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of a Brentwood man on a six-count indictment related to an Aug. 16 burglary in which he allegedly stole $...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2015

Acting DA Singas & The Safe Center Raise Awareness of 24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline

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Hotline among several Safe Center programs funded or supported by DA’s Office

MINEOLA, N.Y. – As an initiative during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and The Safe Center held an event to raise ...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2015

International Fugitive Arraigned for 2002 Murder in Roosevelt

International Fugitive Arraigned for 2002 Murder in Roosevelt

Wuilmer Mendosa, 32, was captured trying to reenter the United States from El Salvador

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment of a reputed MS-13 member wanted for a 2002 shooting, in which he al...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2015

Jury Finds Hempstead Man Guilty On All Counts for Brutal Attack on Ex-Girlfriend

Anibal Perez Ramirez, 30, convicted after biting off lip of ex-girfriend and fingernail of another person

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Hempstead man guilty on all charges re...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2015

Jury Finds Hempstead Man Guilty On All 18 Charges for Violent Robbery Spree

Timothy Lang, 32, terrorized people at four locations in half an hour

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Hempstead man guilty on all charges related to a 30-minute robbery spree, ...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2015

Third Person Arrested in Cross-County Sex Trafficking Case

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Li Fei Leng indicted for coercing women into performing sex acts on massage parlor customers

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a 32-year old woman has been indicted and arrested for coercing two women...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2015

Freeport Man Indicted on Seven Counts Related to Dogfighting Charges

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Anthony Reddick, 54, was barred from owning animals for 15 years due to prior court order

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport man was arraigned today on an indictment charging him with crimes...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2015

Jericho Broker Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $800K in Insurance Premiums and Other Funds

Jericho Broker Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than 800K dollars in Insurance Premiums and Other Funds

Joseph Koch, 57, spent money on country clubs, gambling, and Mercedes Benz payments

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that a Jericho insurance broker pleaded guilty for stealing insurance premiums in...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2015

Rockville Centre Man Pleads Guilty for Receiving Unemployment Benefits While Working

Joseph Chieffo was arrested in unemployment fraud sweep with eight other defendants

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Rockville Centre man pleaded guilty today for fraudulently receiving $16,042.50 ...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2015

Baldwin Man Indicted for Shooting Death of Former Business Associate

Nathan Barnwell, 46, faces up to 25 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of Baldwin man on a four-count indictment for the shooting death of his 39-year old business part...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2015

Baldwin Man Indicted for Shooting Death of Former Business Associate

Nathan Barnwell, 46, faces up to 25 years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of Baldwin man on a four-count indictment for the shooting death of his 39-year old business part...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2015

Unlicensed Insurance Broker Arrested for Stealing from Immigrants and Insurance Agencies

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Erika Garcia Cruz, 37, facing up to seven years in prison for multi-state scam

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Uniondale woman in connection with an insurance scam in which she pro...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2015

Baldwin Man Indicted For Crashing Car into Church

Sherif Wheeler, 22, accused of driving more than 100 miles an hour on residential street

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of a Baldwin man on a 10-count indictment related to a March...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Uniondale Man Indicted For Stealing SUV with Sleeping Passenger in the Back Seat

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Jordan Jackson, 18, crashed 2006 Infiniti into another car

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Uniondale man on charges related to a May 14th robbery in which he is allegedly stole a 200...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Acting DA Singas Issues Tips to Avoid Scams Before, During and After Hurricane Joaquin

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas warned Long Islanders to be wary of unscrupulous businesses looking to take advantage of customers before, during and after a potential storm like Hurricane Joaquin, and issued tips to...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Three Arrested for Staging Motor Vehicle Accident Insurance Scam

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Group helped stage Levittown crash in September 2013 with rented U-Haul van and claimed neck and back pain

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of three people connected to an insurance scam ...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2015

New Jersey Man Charged with Stealing $1.6 Million from Volunteer EMS Company

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Brad Reiter, 50, charged with Grand Larceny in 1st Degree

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that her office has arrested a New Jersey man for stealing approximately $1.6 million

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Posted on: September 28, 2015

Acting DA Singas Calls Upon Legislature to Pass Bill to Reform County Contract Process

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DA’s Office authors legislation to create independent inspector general for County contracting process

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas wrote to the Nassau County Legislature today urging the body to pass legislat...Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2015

Queens Couple Arrested in Cross-County Sex Trafficking Case

Zhaowei Yin & wife Shuwen Ai indicted for coercing women into performing sex acts on massage parlor customers

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a husband and wife from Queens have been indicted and a...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2015

Man Arrested for 2014 Fatal Hit-&-Run Crash & Arson After Joint Investigation by State Police

Acting DA Singas continues call for stronger penalties against drivers who flee crashes after killing or injuring othersMINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and the New York State Police announced the arrest today of a ...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2015

Bookkeeper Charged With Stealing From Elderly Client

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Deborah Schneider, 52, facing 15 years in prison for stealing more than $60,000 from 92-year old Kings Point woman

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Glen Cove bookkeeper was arrested and arraigned t...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2015

Two Men Indicted for Roosevelt Home Invasion

Aurnree McBrown and Quincy Lewis stole PlayStation, iPad and other electronics in January gunpoint robbery

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment today of two men in connection with a Roosevelt ...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2015

Disbarred Attorney Arrested for Stealing More than $85,000 from Elderly Disabled Former Client

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Disbarred Attorney Arrested for Stealing More than $85,000 from Elderly Disabled Former Client
Janice Jessup was indicted in April for separate case in which she allegedly stole $1.2 million from another disabled client

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau...Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2015

Suffolk Home Renovation Contractor Arrested for Defrauding Real Estate Investors

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Gary Fouche, 47, of Amityville, embezzled more than $350,000 and forged property records

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of an Amityville man who allegedly bilked real estate investors o...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2015

Uniondale Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter Charge in August 2012 Shooting Death

Agdnan McLeod, 25, was arrested in California after three hour standoff with police

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniond...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2015

NCDA: Suffolk Woman Sentenced for Seriously Injuring Passenger in High-Speed Crash

Keira Corbin, 21, of Wyandanch, was traveling at speeds of more than 111 mph and using cell phone when she lost control of a car on a Meadowbrook Parkway exit ramp

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a ...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2015

Former School Dean Arrested for Lying About Criminal History in Teaching Application

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William Rini, 59, was convicted of Endangering the Welfare of a Child in Queens in 2004

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a former Queens school dean who allegedly filed an application ...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2015

Hicksville Man Sentenced for Strip Club Arson Attack

Craig Blum, 44, set fire to Bellmore club in December 2014

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hicksville man was sentenced to prison today in connection with a December 2014 incident in which he set ...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2015

Acting DA Singas Initiative to Eliminate Treatment Gap for Heroin Addicts in Nassau County

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Program is part of prosecutor’s three-pronged strategy against heroin crisis that includes enforcement, education & treatment

FREEPORT, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced her office’s commitment of criminal asset fo...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2015

Queens Couple Arrested for Operating Counterfeit DVD Business

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Xing Ming Wang and Xiao Yu Zheng sold DVDs around Nassau County, including at local diners

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Queens couple that operated a counterfeit DVD ring out of...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2015

Hempstead Man Sentenced to 25 Years to Life for September 2011 Murder

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Michael Gibson, 35, shot another man outside night club

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for the fatal shooting of another man in September...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2015

Acting DA Singas Introduces Comprehensive Legislative Package to Fight Heroin Epidemic

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Calls upon Legislature to hold special session to create new ‘Death by Dealer’ homicide charges; to update the narcotic sale statute that allows heroin dealers to evade incarceration; and other important bills

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County Distr...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2015

Acting DA Singas, Long Beach Officials Announce DWI Crackdown for Labor Day Weekend

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LONG BEACH, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, State Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky, Long Beach City Manager Jack Schnirman, Long Beach Police Commissioner Michael Tangney and advocates announced an enhanced drunk driving enforcemen...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2015

Queens Man Arrested for Stealing More than $35K from East Meadow Church

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Ronald Ousman, 38, served as acting church treasurer until his May dismissal

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Queens man who allegedly stole $35,608 from Holy Trinity Orthodox Churc...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2015

Suffolk Man Arrested for Swindling 31 Homeowners out of More than $700K in Mortgage Scheme

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Mark Savransky, 56, used money for credit card bills, car payment, travel and more

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Dix Hills man who operated a mortgage modification business and is...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

Glen Cove Man Indicted for Stabbing Death of Ex-Girlfriend

Jose Cartagena, 54, is charged in connection with fatal attack in March MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment of a Glen Cove man who was indicted for the stabbing death of his former girlfriend....Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Renewal of Grant to Woman’s Opportunity Rehabilitation Center

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30-year-old program works with courts and DA to help women defendants avoid cycles of recidivism

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting DA Madeline Singas joined the staff, volunteers, supporters and clients of the Woman’s Opportunity Rehabilitation Center (WORC) tod...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2015

New York City Man Sentenced for Stealing Thousands of Dollars by Pretending To Be an Attorney

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Mario Tolisano, 65, of the Bronx, will face one to three years in prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the sentencing today of a New York City man charged with pretending to be an attorney and tricking...Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2015

Oceanside Woman Pleads Guilty to Felony and Will Pay Full Restitution for Stealing $225K

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Oceanside couple pleaded guilty yesterday and will pay full restitution for their roles in a scheme to steal thousands in merchandise and shipping costs from a Syosse...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2015

Garden City Woman Indicted for Driving While Intoxicated with a Child in Her Car

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Laura Catell is charged with violating Leandra's Law with her seven-year old daughter in the car and crashing into another car with children passengers

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Garden City ...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

Old Westbury Farm Owner Charged with Neglect of 25 Animals

Michael Dombek, 54, allegedly neglected horses, donkeys, goats, geese and other livestock

MINEOLA, N.Y. - Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that the owner of an Old Westbury farm has been arrested and charged with the failure...

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Posted on: August 17, 2015

International Fugitive Arraigned for 1999 Murder at Hicksville Wedding

Balkumar Singh was arrested by Trinidadian authorities on 16-year old indictment charges; featured in 2009 episode of America’s Most Wanted

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment of a Guyanese...Read on...

Posted on: August 13, 2015

Charitable Foundation, President and Manager Indicted for Scamming Hundreds of High School Students

Students ran concessions at stadiums for $9 an hour in New York, Chicago, Nashville and Houston; were never paidDefendants used funds for personal travel, a Mercedes, and to create an online golf cart magazine

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County Dis...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2015

Elmont Man Sentenced for Stealing Truck that Knocked Down Dozens of Utility Lines

Joel Grasman, 54, struck multiple telephone poles, traffic signals, wires and trees while driving stolen vehicle

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Elmont man was sentenced today for causing a mile...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2015

Nassau Jury Finds Rockville Centre Woman Guilty of Manslaughter in Death of Friend

Asya Ulmer, 23, was convicted after a day of deliberation on all four counts related to 2013 death of Jennifer Alexis

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Rockville Centre woman gui...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2015

New Cassel Man Indicted For Six-Month Long Robbery Spree and Murder of Gas Station Attendant

Joshua Golson-Orelus Indicted on 17 counts, including First Degree Murder MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of Joshua Golson-Orelus on 17 indictment charges connected to a six month-lo...Read on...

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Posted on: August 10, 2015

Freeport Man Indicted for Robbing Bar That He Lived Above

Nikolas Balalaos charged with burglary and petit larceny

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment today of a Freeport man who was arrested on July 18 for burglarizing a bar earlier this year.

Nikolas Balalaos,...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Acting DA Singas, Officials & Judges Mark 500th Case of Groundbreaking Youth Court

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Staffed entirely by student volunteers,
Nassau County Youth Court gives teen defendants opportunities not afforded by traditional courts

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and Incorporated Village of Hempstead May...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Baldwin Man Pleads Guilty to Strangling Girlfriend

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Scott Ford, 46, of Baldwin, assaulted and choked victim in May 2014 incident

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Baldwin man pled guilty to charges related to a May 2014 incident, in which he strangl...Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2015

Glen Cove Man Indicted for Exposing Himself to Juveniles at Supermarket

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Edward Ramirez charged with sexual abuse, endangering welfare of child and public lewdness in two separate incidents

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Glen Cove man who exposed himsel...Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2015

Hempstead Man Indicted for Stabbing Two in Main Street Fight

Marvin Mejia charged for stabbing incident that left two men hospitalized.

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Hempstead man who is accused of stabbing two cousins outside a Main Street ...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2015

Westbury Seafood Marketer Sentenced For Trafficking and Selling Shellfish Without a License

Richard Scores and Westbury Fish Co., Will Pay $100,000 Fine for Illegal Activities

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced that a Westbury fish w...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2015

Nassau Man Indicted for Shoplifting Spree That Targeted Local Drug Stores and Supermarket

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Alexander Wachmyanin is charged with stealing from Multiple CVS Locations, Rite Aid and a Key Food

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that Alexander Wachmyanin was arraigned today on an indictment for a s...Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2015

Hempstead Man Indicted for Attempted Murder and Multiple Assaults of Girlfriend

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Shaquon Lockwood is charged with attempting to murder his girlfriend by slicing her throat and assaulting her

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was arraigned today on an indictment f...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2015

Westbury Man Indicted for Beating Dog to Death

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and the Nassau County Society to Prevent Cruelty to Animals announced the indictment of a Westbury man for beating his dog to death in April.

Bing Jie Yang, 23, was arraigned today ...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2015

Four Defendants Indicted for Violent Robbery in Elmont Home

Young defendants charged with tying up and beating 29-year-old woman

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of four people accused of tying up, violently beating and robbing a young woman in her...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2015

Jury Finds Levittown Man Guilty of Trying to Kill Landlord Before Armed Standoff with Police

Rohan Kahn, 59, convicted on all charges stemming from 2014 incident

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury has found a Levittown man guilty for trying to kill his landlord before starting an armed ...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2015

Massapequa Man Indicted for Fatal, Impaired Head-on Crash on Sunrise Highway

Michael Bantel charged with killing passenger when driving head-on into pickup truck while impaired by drugs

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Massapequa man who is charged with drivin...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Hempstead Man Indicted for Murder of Girlfriend

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man has been indicted for killing his girlfriend after an argument in their apartment last month.

Alan Espinoza, 26, was arraigned today on charges of Mu...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Two Roosevelt Men Facing New Charges in Armed Robbery of Teenager in Freeport

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that two Roosevelt men have been indicted on new grand jury charges for the recent armed robbery of a teenaged victim in Freeport.

Sayquane Marshall, 24, and Andy Lafonta...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Hempstead Man Sentenced for Vicious Knife Attack Behind Laundromat

Luis Moreno, 38, stabbed 28-year-old man to death in March 2013

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced to prison today for the March 2013 stabbing death of 28-year-old Darwin...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Port Washington Man Gets Jailtime for Severe Neglect of Dog

Oseas Bracamonte also barred from owning animals by court order

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Port Washington man was sentenced to jail and ordered not to own any animals for five years, for ...Read on...

Posted on: July 13, 2015

Queens Man Convicted by Jury for Armed Robbery at Auto Dealership

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury has convicted a Queens man for all charges stemming from a 2013 robbery of an auto dealership in Franklin Square.

Horatio Forrest, 30, of Jamaica, was convicte...Read on...

Posted on: July 13, 2015

Glen Cove Father Indicted for Jericho Drunk Driving Crash with Baby in Car

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Glen Cove man is facing Leandra’s Law charges after being indicted for a drunk driving crash with his two-year-old daughter as a passenger.

Juan Martinez-Landaverde...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2015

REPORT UNCOVERS GAPING HOLES IN COUNTY CONTRACTING PROCESS; SINGAS CALLS FOR OVERHAUL

Contractor with ties to organized crime and a convicted bid-rigger, a bankrupt felon and tax scofflaw permitted to work for County under lax rules
Singas: “Nassau’s antiquated contracting process is a recipe for corruption and it’s critical that our lead...
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Posted on: July 7, 2015

Levittown Man Indicted for Violent Road Rage Incident

Matthew Mulqueen charged with weapon, robbery & menacing charges for March incident

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment today of a Levittown man who was arrested for a March road rage incident...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2015

Acting DA Singas Renews Call for Ban on Taxpayer-Funded Political Mailings

Recent flyer by legislator spurs reminder for lawmakers to make clear rules banning political content from government mail

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Upon receipt of a Nassau County legislator’s constituent mailing containing political content that would be banne...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2015

Acting DA Singas Finds Schools Likely Underreporting Acts of Bullying & Cyberbullying

Calls upon State Legislature to enhance rules & and assist schools with enforcement

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas conducted a study recently that found that schools across New York are likely underreporting acts...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2015

Hempstead Man Who Took Part in Brutal Attack in Freeport Motel Sentenced to up to Life in Prison

Robert Dixon is last of three defendants in 2012 assault against an Amityville man

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced to up to life in prison today for his involvement in ...Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2015

Acting DA Singas, Long Beach Officials Announce DWI Crackdown for Independence Day Weekend

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LONG BEACH, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, Long Beach Police Commissioner Michael Tangney and advocates announced an enhanced drunk driving enforcement program that will go into effect in the City this holiday weekend start...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

Defendant Sentenced,Ordered to Repay Victims in $1.8 Million Theft from Special Needs Camp & Seniors

Rockville Centre financial planner is sentenced to prison & ordered to pay full restitution to Camp A.N.C.H.O.R. and former investment clients

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Rockville Centre fina...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2015

Used Car Salesman Indicted for Series of Frauds Against Customers & Dealerships

Michael McGriff charged with defrauding three dealerships and numerous customers for almost $400,000 in theft

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment today of a Freeport man who is charged with s...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2015

Brooklyn Man, 2 Others Arrested for String of Burglaries in Nassau

Joseph Borelli charged with 9 commercial burglaries including jewelry stores; more burglaries currently being investigated

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas and Acting Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2015

New York City Man Arrested for Stealing Thousands of Dollars by Pretending To Be An Attorney

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Mario Tolisano, 65, of the Bronx, falsely represented himself as an attorney duly admitted to practice law in New York State

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a New York City man charge...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2015

East Meadow Man Indicted for Bludgeoning Wife With a Heavy Object

Hector Bejarano, 53, is charged in connection with fatal attack in April

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a man on grand jury charges that he killed his wife in April by striking her in ...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

Getaway Driver in Shooting of Police Officer Gets Prison Time

Renhang Qiu, 24, of Brooklyn, aided and abetted convicted police-shooter Cong Xu in home burglary

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn man was sentenced today to prison for providing the vehic...Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arraignment after Gas Station Case Arrest

Acting DA Singas on Fatal Attempted Robbery Arrest: 'Has Taken a Menace to Public Safety Off of the Streets'

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said that Joshua Golson-Orelus, 23, of Westbury, was arraigned and held...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2015

Acting DA Singas Praises ‘Enough is Enough’ Legislation to Combat Campus Sexual Assault

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas released the following statement in support of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s “Enough is Enough” legislation to combat sexual assaults on college campuses:

“This legislation is a major step forward in the...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2015

Queens Man Arrested for Stealing Over $20K in Paychecks From Fellow Employees of Security Company

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Robert Simmonds, 56, charged with stealing approx. 39 paychecks of 18 employees while working as an area supervisor in Hicksville

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Queens man who all...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2015

Man Receives Consecutive 25-to-Life Sentences in Murder of Wife and Att. Murder of Police Officers

Leonard Reed, 47, will not be eligible for parole for 50 years

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man was sentenced today to two consecutive 25-to-life sentences for the murder of his wife...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Nassau Jury Finds Man Guilty in Vicious Knife Attack Behind Hempstead Laundromat

Luis Moreno, 38, of Hempstead, stabbed 28-year-old man to death in March 2013

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Hempstead man guilty today in the March 2013 stabbing death of 28-...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Inwood Man Sentenced in Murder-for-Hire Scheme to Silence Victim of Sexual Assault

Daniel Miller, 48, was also convicted of stealing over $200K in cash and merchandise

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Inwood shop owner was sentenced today for sexually abusing his teenage employe...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

East Meadow Man Arrested for Fraudulent Six-Figure iPhone Sale

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Hardeep Singh, 29, negotiated the sale of 250 smartphones through an Internet company run from a laptop in his bedroom

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of an East Meadow man who stole ove...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2015

Suffolk Driver Sentenced for Striking and Killing Two Standing with Disabled Vehicle on Side of Road

Robert Beodeker, 52, of Aquebogue, was driving to work high on crystal methamphetamine at time of crash

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the sentencing today of a Suffolk man for striking and killing Joh...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2015

Armed Gang Member Sentenced in High-Speed Police Pursuit Through Hempstead and Uniondale

Oralus Sebea, 30, gets prison time for weapons possession and burglarizing a Uniondale home after police chase

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the sentencing today of a Uniondale gang member for weapons ...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2015

Maxwell Sherman, Convicted Killer of 18-Year-Old Lauren Daverin, Sentenced to 18 Years to Life

Long Beach native murdered Lynbrook teen by strangling her and repeatedly hitting her in the head

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach native was sentenced today for the brutal murder of 18-...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2015

Syosset Man Arrested for Severe Neglect of Pet Dog

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10-year-old Shih Tzu Stanley deprived of basic care for at least 6 months according to doctor

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Syosset man for criminal neglect of his pet Shih Tzu th...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2015

Insurance Agent Arrested for Stealing Over $250K from Commercial Client and Insurance Company

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John Sexton, 61, sent invoices showing inflated premiums and pocketed difference, and failed to forward payments to insurer

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Garden City man for steal...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces 30-Year Sentence in Shooting of NCPD Officer Mohit Arora

Cong Xu, 22, of Brooklyn, fired six shots at officer responding to home invasion in New Hyde Park

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn man was sentenced today for shooting a Nassau police offi...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Drunk Driver Sentenced After Pleading Guilty to Top Count of Manslaughter 2 for Killing Passenger

Brian Friedrichs, 23, of Levittown, was traveling at 120 mph on Northern State Parkway before losing control of vehicle

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Levittown man was sentenced today to prison ...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2015

Suffolk Woman Pleads Guilty to Injuring 18-Year-Old in High-Speed, Alcohol and Drug-Fueled Crash

Keira Corbin, 21, of Wyandanch, was traveling at speeds over 111 mph and using her cell phone when she lost control of a car on a Meadowbrook Parkway exit ramp

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Wyan...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

Jury Finds Hempstead Murder Defendant Guilty on All Counts

Michael Gibson, 35, shot another man outside Hempstead night club in 2011

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a jury today found a Hempstead man charged in the fatal shooting of another man in 2011 guil...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

Financial Planner Arrested for Raiding Trust Fund of College Friend

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Steven Klein, 62, of Oyster Bay, embezzled more than $25K from life insurance trust account

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of an Oyster Bay man who allegedly stole thousands of dollar...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2015

Roosevelt Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Armed Robbery Spree Targeting Cab Drivers

Ezekiel Pittman, 21, also sentenced for shooting man on Fulton Ave. in Hempstead, leaving bullet lodged near his victim’s spine

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man was sentenced to 20 y...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Acting DA Singas Proposes One-Stop Shop for Victims of Domestic Violence

Working with regional government & non-profit partners to realize dream of Long Island’s first ‘Family Justice Center’

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas has proposed and is working with regional and local governme...Read on...

Posted on: May 28, 2015

Farmingdale Couple Convicted of Animal Neglect Arrested for Violation of Court Order

NYPD officer and wife found in possession of animals despite being subject to five-year ban

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Farmingdale husband and wife for owning animals...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2015

Op-Ed: Underage Drinking: Not a Minor Problem

By Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas

MINEOLA, N.Y. – In this season of proms, graduations and barbecues, it is important to revisit the issue of underage drinking because we all want to keep our kids safe.

Unfortunately, the statistics...

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Posted on: May 21, 2015

Heroin-Impaired Driver Gets Maximum Penalty

Robert Kozak, 38, of Atlantic Beach, sentenced today to 2-1/3 to seven years in prison for repeatedly driving while high on drugs

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the sentencing today of an Atlantic Beach...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2015

MANGANO, SINGAS & KRUMPTER ANNOUNCE AGGRESSIVE STOP DWI INITIATIVE FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas and Police Commissioner Tom Krumpter today announced that the Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) will conduct an extensive DWI enforcement initiative thi...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2015

Statement from Acting DA Singas on Historic Drug Bust that Netted $50 Million in Heroin

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas made the following statement in the wake of the seizure of at least $50 million worth of heroin in the Bronx today:

"Like our recent takedown of a pipeline from Mexico to Nassau Co...

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Posted on: May 15, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrest of Major ID Thief and Financial Scammer

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Seerojnie Ram, a/k/a Seerojnie Mohan, 47, of Freeport, stole the identities of hundreds of people, including the disabled and deceased

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas joined the United States Postal Inspection...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

Plainview Mother Pleads Guilty to Killing 8-Year-Old Disabled Daughter

Veronica Cirella will face 12 years in prison at her June sentencing

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Plainview mother pleaded guilty today to killing her eight-year-old daughter in a 2011 incident...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

Major Gang Arrests in Connection With the Sale of Fentanyl-Laced Heroin and Dogfighting

Major Gang Arrest

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas and Police Commissioner Tom Krumpter today announced the arrest of 15 gang members and their associates in connection with the sale and distribution of dea...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrests in Sweep Targeting Social Services Fraud

Six defendants arrested for defrauding taxpayers of thousands of dollars in unentitled benefits

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas today announced arrests in a law enforcement sweep targeting Nassau residents who h...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2015

Hit-and-Run Driver Sentence for Fatally Striking 49year old Under the Influence of Alcohol and Drugs

Cosmin Florea, 34, of Baldwin, sentenced today for fatally striking Donald Mooney and leaving him in the street

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Baldwin man was sentenced today for a drug and alco...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2015

Acting DA Singas: Pension Scammer Ordered to Pay Back $465K to Retirement System

Terrence Hoffman, 66, of Shirley, defrauded pension system to take thousands of dollars in unearned benefits

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that a Shirley man has been ordered to repay the New Yor...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Valley Stream Man Sentenced to 35 Years for Killing of Queens Man Outside Bar

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Valley Stream man convicted of shooting a Queens man to death was sentenced to 35 years in prison today.

Orlando Ortiz, 32, was found guilty by a jury, in December ...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

Animal Legal Defense Fund Recognizes New Nassau DA Animal Care Initiative

Funds forfeited from criminal activity to relieve taxpayers of cost of medical care and boarding for animals seized in criminal cases

MINEOLA, N.Y. – The Animal Legal Defense Fund, a nationwide organization with more than 100,000 members and supporters...Read on...

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Posted on: May 7, 2015

Woman Faces Additional Charges in Hempstead School Assault on Teacher

Annika McKenzie, 34, of Hempstead, allegedly assaulted teacher at Alverta B. Gray Schultz Middle School in April

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Hempstead woman on additional charges ...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

Statement from Acting DA Singas on Murder of NYPD Officer Brian Moore

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas issued the following statement on the murder of NYPD Officer Brian Moore:

“The Nassau DA's office is deeply saddened by the senseless murder of Police Officer Moore, a young residen...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

Statement from Acting DA Singas on Shooting of NYPD Officer Brian Moore

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas issued the following statement on the shooting of NYPD Officer Brian Moore:

"Last night's events serve as a grim reminder of how dangerous routine law enforcement work can be. ...Read on...

Posted on: April 30, 2015

Suffolk Man Faces New Charge in Arson Ordered by Nassau Cardiologist

James Kalamaras, 41, of Suffolk, arraigned on grand jury indictment for role in scheme to set fire to doctor’s office

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment of a Suffolk man on grand jury c...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrests in Joint Investigation to Combat Food Stamp Fraud

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Nassau store owners and employees arrested for food stamp trafficking scheme that federal officials estimate to total $1.3 million

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced charges against food store businesses, o...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2015

Acting DA Singas Commits Full Funding for Care of Victims in Animal Abuse Cases

Funds forfeited from criminal activity will relieve taxpayers of cost of medical care and boarding for animals seized in criminal cases

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced a pledge by her office to use asset...Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2015

Defendant Pleads Guilty to the Brutal Murder of 18-Year-old Lauren Daverin in Rockville Centre

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Long Beach man pleaded guilty today to the brutal August 2013 murder of 18-year-old Lauren Daverin in Rockville Centre.

Maxwell Sherman pleaded guilty today to the...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2015

Roosevelt Man Pleads Guilty to Armed Robbery Spree Targeting Cab Drivers

Ezekiel Pittman, 21, also pleaded guilty to shooting man on Fulton Ave. in Hempstead, leaving bullet lodged near his victim’s spine

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Roosevelt man pleaded guilty yes...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Inwood Man Pleads Guilty to Murder-for-Hire Scheme to Silence Victim of Sexual Assault

Daniel Miller, 47, also pleaded guilty to stealing over $200K in cash and merchandise

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Inwood shop owner pleaded guilty today to sexually abusing his teenage employ...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2015

Joint Investigation Leads to Arrest of Doctor for Selling Assault Weapons & Drugs During Course of Murder-for-Hire Plot

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, Nassau County Police Department Acting Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced that a joint investigation has led to the arrest of several ...Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

Kickboxing Gym Owner Gets Prison Time, Ordered to Pay Restitution for Using Gym Members’ Credit Card Info

Thomas Donovan, 39, sentenced today for using credit card numbers to steal merchandise and for having a loaded gun in his Island Park home

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that the owner of an Oceanside k...Read on...

Posted on: April 10, 2015

Disbarred Attorney Indicted for Stealing More Than $1 Million from Disabled Woman

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Janice Jessup’s client was owed seven-figure sum from the eminent domain acquisition of her property

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former attorney from Baldwin surrendered to the DA’s office tod...Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2015

Auto Body Shop Owner Arrested for Stealing Nearly $190K in Sales Taxes

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Douglas Donnelly, Jr., 50, of Garden City, failed to remit thousands of dollars in sales tax collected from customers of three Nassau businesses

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a Garden Cit...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2015

Levittown Driver Pleads Guilty to High Speed, Alcohol-Fueled Crash on Northern State Parkway

Brian Friedrichs, 23, was traveling at 120 mph before losing control of vehicle and killing passenger

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced a guilty plea in a case involving a drunk driver who killed his 23-ye...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2015

Repeat DWI Offender Gets Max Sentence, Will Receive Lifetime Driving Ban

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an upstate man was sentenced yesterday to prison time and will be subject to a lifetime driving ban after being found guilty by a Nassau jury of a felony driving while i...Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2015

Acting DA Singas Joins Family of 12-Year-Old Boy Killed by Suspended Driver to Call on Legislature to Strengthen Penalties

April 2, 2014 Acting DA Singas Joins Family of 12-Year-Old Boy Killed by Suspended Driver

Urges State Senate and Assembly to pass legislation in the wake of tragic death of Zachary Ranftle in December 2014

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas stood today with Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Flood, the parents of Zachary Ranftle, a ...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2015

Acting DA Singas Urges Public to Remain Vigilant During Passover & Easter Holidays

Reminds residents to call 911 if they see suspicious behavior or packages; encourages victims of hate crimes to come forward

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas asked members of the public to continue to be the “eyes ...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Online Auction of 13 Forfeited Vehicles on April 1

Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that 13 vehicles seized by police and secured through the efforts of her office’s Civil Forfeiture Bureau will be auctioned off on April 1 at 10 a.m. on copart.com. Potential bidders can go to Copar...Read on...

Public Notice - ONLINE CAR AUCTION April 1 2015
Posted on: March 27, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrest of Attorney for Stealing Over $185K of Client’s Money

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Suffolk attorney for withdrawing over $185,000 in personal injury settlement funds awarded to her client, using the money to carry on her Jericho law pr...Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Full Deployment of Body and Dashboard Cameras for Freeport PD

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DA's office also funding the purchase of heavy-duty vests to protect police officers responding to some of the most dangerous crime scenes

FREEPORT, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas joined members of the Freeport Police De...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

Acting DA Singas Attends National Conference for Prosecutors Fighting Gun Violence

Joins law enforcement leaders across the U.S. to pool expertise on preventing and combatting gun crimes

MIAMI, Fla. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas attended a national conference held yesterday by Prosecutors Against Gun Violen...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2015

Former Employee and Her Husband Arrested for Stealing $200K in Goods and Services from Syosset Online Retailer

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Ilana Kessler and Drew Reminick, both 29, of Oceanside, allegedly sold stolen property on eBay and other websites

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of an Oceanside couple for participating in a ...Read on...

Posted on: March 20, 2015

Rockville Centre Financial Planner Pleads Guilty to Stealing Over $1.7 Million from Camp for Special Needs Children and Two Seniors

Drew Morgan, 44, is expected to serve prison time and be ordered to pay full restitution to Camp A.N.C.H.O.R. and former investment clients

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Rockville Centre man ple...Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2015

Mineola Attorney Arrested for Stealing Escrow Funds from Queens Homeowners

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Bill Tsoumpelis, 48, of Suffolk, charged with misappropriating more than $20K held in escrow for clients

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of an attorney practicing law in Mineola for ste...Read on...

Posted on: March 18, 2015

Acting DA Singas Warns of Phone Scam: Fraudsters Claim to be Treasury Dept., Threaten Arrest

Scammers urging residents to act immediately to avoid legal action for phony cases of tax fraud

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas warned residents about calls from someone claiming to be an employee of the U.S. Trea...Read on...

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Posted on: March 18, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrest of Glen Cove Woman for Stealing Over $30K from Undocumented Immigrants

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Norma Espinoza, 37, failed to refund money to participants of a savings club utilized by members of the El Salvadorian community

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest of a Glen Cove woman for steali...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2015

Baldwin Man Pleads Guilty to All Counts in Hit-and-Run Crash that Killed 49-Year-Old Lynbrook Man

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Baldwin man pleaded guilty today to a fatal hit-and-run in Port Washington that left 49-year-old Donald Mooney dead in August 2014.

Cosmin Florea, 34, pleaded guil...Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2015

Acting DA Singas Joined by NCPD & Advocates to Announce New County-Wide Crime Fighting Initiative

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Singas joined by NCPD Acting Commissioner Krumpter & attorneys' associations to announce new DA program that will encourage immigrant victims and witnesses to work with law enforcement, in effort to help solve crimes against all Nassau County residents ...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2015

Three Defendants Indicted for Violent Mineola Home Invasion

Trio broke into residence on Lincoln Avenue, kicking and beating victim before making off with safe

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced today that three defendants have been indicted for participating in a violent home inv...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2015

Brooklyn Driver With Revoked License Indicted for Causing the Death of His Passenger in High-Speed DWI Crash

Bilal Hassan, 23, traveled at speeds over 130 mph on the Meadowbrook Parkway while allegedly intoxicated

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Brooklyn man on charges that he killed his 24-year-old passeng...Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2015

Lynbrook Man Faces Upgraded Charges in High-Speed Crash That Killed Couple

John Aniano, 25, hit victims’ vehicle while allegedly impaired by drugs

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced upgraded charges against a Lynbrook driver accused of traveling at a very high rate of speed while ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2015

New Cassel Man Sentenced to 35 Years to Life in Prison for Fatal Shooting

Naqunne Jackson, 30, was convicted in shooting death of William Moody, 31

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Cassel man was sentenced today for fatally shooting a 31-year-old man after an argument ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2015

Oceanside Gym Owner Pleads Guilty to Using Gym Members’ Credit Card Numbers to Steal Thousands in Merchandise

Thomas Donovan, 39, of Island Park, used personal financial information belonging to clients of kickboxing gyms he owned.

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that an Island Park man pleaded guilty to using h...Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2015

Acting DA Singas Urges Thorough Review of State’s Sex Offender Restrictions

Highlights need to do comprehensive statewide study, & engage multiple stakeholders, to enact strongest possible law that is effective & practical to enforce.

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, in a letter sent ...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2015

Acting DA Singas and DEC Announce Arrest of Seafood Marketer for Selling Over $100K in Fish and Shellfish Without a License or Permit

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Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest and arraignment today of the owner and CEO of a Westbury seafood marketing business on charges that he sold over $100,000 in fresh fish and shellfish to Long Island restaurants wi...Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2015

Freeport Man Sentenced to 20 Years to Life for Stabbing Wife to Death

Loventino Cassadean, 52, lit home on fire to conceal killing mother of two small children

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the sentencing today of a Freeport man for murdering his wife, Felicia Cassadean,...Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2015

Brooklyn Man Pleads Guilty to Shooting Nassau Police Officer Responding to Burglary

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Brooklyn man pleaded guilty today for shooting a Nassau police officer who responded to a report of a home invasion in New Hyde Park in August 2013.

Cong Xu, 22, o...Read on...

Posted on: February 11, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrest of Farmingdale Man for Falsely Representing Himself to Tax Clients

Acting DA Singas Announces Arrest of Farmingdale Man for Falsely Representing Himself to Tax Clients

Arrest of unlicensed tax preparer part of continued effort to protect taxpayers.

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest and arraignment today of a Farmingdale man charged with falsely representing himself to clien...

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Posted on: February 6, 2015

Acting DA Singas: Public Employee Indicted for Submitting a Fraudulent Bid to Fix Boiler for Long Beach Rec Center

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Jay Gusler, 52, misled city officials to win bid for work he was not qualified to perform.

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment today of a Long Beach man on grand jury charges for using false information to s...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

Nassau Jury Finds Hempstead Man Guilty on All Counts in Wife's Murder

Leonard Reed, 47, killed his wife and then fired shots at police officers responding to the scene.

Mineola, NY - Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Hempstead man guilty on all counts for killing hi...

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Posted on: February 3, 2015

Acting DA Singas Announces Prosecutions of Nassau Tax Cheats

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With tax preparation season in full swing, DA’s office working hard to protect taxpayers, public agencies and vital social services that depend on tax revenue.

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest ...Read on...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

Nassau Jury Finds Hempstead Man Guilty in Brutal Freeport Motel Assault

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Nassau jury found a Hempstead man guilty yesterday in connection with a horrific assault against an Amityville man in a Freeport motel room in July 2012.

Robert Dixon, 50, of Hemp...Read on...

Posted on: January 30, 2015

Oceanside Gym Owner Indicted on Gun, Larceny, and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property Charges

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arraignment of an Island Park man on grand jury charges for using the credit card numbers belonging to members of his Oceanside gym to steal thousands of dollar...

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Posted on: January 22, 2015

Ex-Employee of Ruth's Chris Steak House Pleads Guilty to Theft from Employer

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Florida man had pleaded guilty to stealing thousands of dollars from a Garden City steakhouse where he worked as office manager and income auditor for 11-1/2 years.

Barry Pearlste...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

Company Comptroller Indicted for Making More than $90K in Unauthorized Purchases to Business Account

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the indictment of a Merrick employee of a Nassau waterproofing company for stealing thousands of dollars in unauthorized charges to her employer’s American Express account – ...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

Hempstead Attorney Steals from Client He Represented in a Gambling Case

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest and arraignment of a man for stealing money from one of this clients in a criminal case, and urged any other victims of this Hempstead-based attorney to file a complaint with h...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

Woodbury Bookkeeper Charged with Stealing $24,000 from Employer

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Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said that an Islip woman is facing felony charges after stealing about $24,000 from the office backend support service company she works for in Woodbury.

“Thefts from private employers are not with...Read on...

Posted on: January 16, 2015

Man Pleads Guilty for String of Violent Garden City & Hempstead Home Invasions

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Hempstead man who had been convicted by a jury for a violent post-Superstorm-Sandy home invasion pleaded guilty yesterday to all remaining charges against him involving two other viol...Read on...

Posted on: January 15, 2015

Farmingdale Teen Indicted after Grand Jury Investigation into Fatal Street Racing Crash

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said that a grand jury, investigating a 2014 street racing crash that left five teenagers dead and two uninvolved adults seriously injured, concluded on Jan. 5 that Manslaughter and Assault charges sh...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

Long Beach Resident Steals More than $40K in Public Benefits

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest and arraignment today of a Long Beach woman who fraudulently obtained over $40,000 in taxpayer-funded benefits that she was not eligible to receive.

Renessa E...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2015

Acting DA Singas Makes Appointments to Top Posts

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the appointment of two key members of her executive team to continue her office’s commitment to integrity and the fairest administration of justice.

“Making sure that Nassau County remai...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2015

Uniondale Man Sentenced to Prison for Brutal Assault and Robbery in Freeport Motel

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the sentencing today of a Uniondale man who pleaded guilty during a jury trial for a heinous boxcutter attack against an Amityville man following a dispute with a woman in a Freeport motel r...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

Madeline Singas Sworn In As Acting District Attorney

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Singas, a lifelong prosecutor, assumed top law enforcement post effective at noon today.

Chief Assistant District Attorney Madeline Singas was sworn in as Acting District Attorney of Nassau County in a ceremony at noon today officiated by Nassau Suprem...Read on...

Posted on: December 23, 2014

Inwood Man Who Terrorized Community Sentenced for Threatening Police Officers with a Loaded Weapon

MINEOLA, N.Y. - Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of an Inwood man for assaulting a Nassau police detective who, along with two other members of the Nassau County Police Department, was investigating reports of s...

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Posted on: December 22, 2014

Valley Stream Man Found Guilty by Nassau Jury in Killing of Queens Man Outside Bar

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced today that a Nassau jury found a Valley Stream man guilty in the shooting death of a Queens man seated in his car in a parking lot in December 2013.

Orlando Ortiz was found guilt...Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

DA Rice, CE Mangano, City & Federal Officials Announce Takedown Heroin Pipeline Stretching from Mexico to NYC and Long Island

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– Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice was joined by Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and city and federal officials to announce the dismantling of a multi-million dollar illegal drug pipeline which ran directly from Mexico to New York City...Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

Hempstead Man Receives Maximum Sentence for Brutal Sexual Assault in Garden City Occurring in the Wake of Superstorm Sandy

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Hempstead man for simultaneously raping and strangling a 50-year-old Garden City woman in her home just over a week after Superstorm Sandy slammed into Long Island.

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Posted on: December 15, 2014

Postal Worker Pilfers Credit Cards for Shopping Spree

Postal Worker Pilfers Credit Cards for Shopping Spree

Postal Worker Pilfers Credit Cards for Shopping Spree Yvonne Jamison, 38, of Brooklyn, stole cards while employed in Freeport post office

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today of a Brooklyn ...

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Posted on: December 11, 2014

Hempstead Man Sentenced to Prison for 2012 Slaying of Acquaintance

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the prison sentence of Bruny Fenelon, a 32-year-old West Hempstead resident who was convicted of killing an acquaintance during an argument in 2012.

Nassau County Court Judge Tammy...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2014

Ex-Major League Baseball Player Sentenced to Prison For Sexually Abusing 8-Year-Old Girl

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a North Massapequa man for sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl during baseball practice sessions in Plainview.

Rosendo “Rusty” Torres was sentenced by Nassau County Court ...Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2014

Long Beach Man Indicted for Fatal Shooting Near Public Housing Project

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment today of a Long Beach man on a grand jury indictment in connection with a fatal shooting at Long Beach’s Channel Park Homes in September.

Antonio Webb was arraigne...Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2014

Roosevelt Man Indicted for Murder After Failed Hempstead Carjacking

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the indictment of a 22-year-old Roosevelt man on murder charges in connection with a fatal attempted carjacking that occurred in Hempstead in July.

Tayquan Clark was arraigned toda...Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2014

Retired Treasurer Indicted for Stealing Over $360K from Old Westbury Church

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today of a Westbury man on a grand jury indictment for stealing more than $360,000 from the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Old Westbury where he served as treasurer.

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Posted on: December 3, 2014

Doctor Who Stole Personal Information of Nearly 100,000 Patients Arrested as Result of Joint NCDA-NCPD Investigation

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and the Nassau County Police Department announced the arrest of a Great Neck doctor responsible for stealing the protected personal and health information of tens of thousands of patients of NR...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2014

Nassau Jury Delivers Guilty Verdict in Fatal Shooting in New Cassel

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau jury found a man guilty yesterday for fatally shooting a 31-year-old man after an argument on Prospect Avenue in New Cassel.

Naqunne Jackson was found guilty on Dec. 1 by a jury of ...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2014

Former Manager of Ruth’s Chris Steak House Charged with Stealing Over $230K From Employer

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Former Manager of Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Charged with Stealing Over $230K From EmployerBarry Pearlstein, 69, of Florida, embezzled funds
over five-year period

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2014

Garden City Man Sentenced to 17 Years to Life in Prison for Murdering His Mother

Garden City Man Sentenced to 17 Years to Life in Prison
for Murdering His MotherJames Olsen, 60, strangled his 88-year-old mother,
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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing tod...Read on...

Posted on: November 26, 2014

Elmont Man Charged with Insurance Fraud in Automobile Arson Scam

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today of an Elmont man for reporting a Chevy Tahoe stolen to his insurance company even though the vehicle was discovered burning in the Bronx hours before he claimed to h...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2014

Uniondale Man Pleads Guilty in Brutal Boxcutter Attack Against Man in Freeport Motel Room

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Uniondale man who represented himself in a jury trial pleaded guilty today in a case involving the assault and robbery of an Amityville man in a Freeport motel room in July 2012.

Wayne Sp...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2014

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty to Criminal Sexual Conduct With 16-Year-Old Boy He Met Online

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Freeport man pleaded guilty to two indictments in connection with non-consensual acts of sexual criminal conduct with a 16-year-old boy he met online, and for false submissions made to the New...Read on...

Posted on: November 20, 2014

DA Rice Introduces Facility Dog to Assist in Special Victims Bureau Cases

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District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced her office’s acquisition of Mega, a highly trained two-year-old Labrador Retriever who is serving on the District Attorney’s staff as a “facility dog” to assist victims and witnesses in sensitive cases, primarily ...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2014

Manager Pays More than $40K in Restitution to Employer After Failing to Make Bank Deposits

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Suffolk man for stealing more than $40,000 from a CVS in Freeport where he worked as store manager.

Scott Crafa, 42, was sentenced today to 10 days in jail, three years o...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

DA Rice to U.S. Senate: Give Lynch a Bipartisan, Unanimous Confirmation as A.G.

Hon. Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader
Hon. Mitch McConnell, Senate Majority Leader-ElectHon. Patrick J. Leahy, Chair, Senate Judiciary Committee
Hon. Chuck Grassley, Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee

Messrs. Reid, McConnell, Leahy and Gr...Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2014

New Cassel Woman Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Seriously Injuring Hempstead Man

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a New Cassel woman for driving under the influence of drugs and colliding into a work van driven by a 45-year-old Hempstead man who was seriously injured in the crash.

Ethe...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2014

DA Rice Announces New Charges Against Jericho Man for Stealing Over $800K

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment today of a Jericho man on a grand jury indictment for pocketing insurance premiums instead of sending them to insurance companies on behalf of his clients.

Joseph Koch was arraig...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2014

Doctor & Ex-Doctor Arrested for Selling Prescriptions for Addictive Drugs

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and Special Agent in Charge James J. Hunt of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, New York Division said that two Nassau county psychiatrists – including one who had already lost his license to practice i...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2014

Teaching Assistant at Hempstead School Indicted for Stealing Money Meant for Pre-K Students

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today on a grand jury indictment of a Hempstead man charged with stealing approximately $1,200 in grant funds obtained by the Hempstead Union Free School District, as well ...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2014

Teaching Assistant at Hempstead School District Indicted for Stealing Money

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today on a grand jury indictment of a Hempstead man charged with stealing approximately $1,200 in grant funds obtained by the Hempstead Union Free School District, as well ...Read on...

Posted on: October 29, 2014

Queens Man Indicted After Threatening to Blow Up Police Precincts

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said that a Queens man was arraigned on a grand jury indictment today after making phone calls threatening to blow up New York City and Nassau County police precincts.

Richard Bolton, 30, of Queens Village,...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2014

Floral Park Bookkeeper Arrested for Stealing from Two Nassau County Employers

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Floral Park woman for stealing nearly $700,000 from a longtime employer, as well as more than $10,000 from a new employer by writing herself checks drawn from company bank accou...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2014

Roslyn Heights Attorney Charged with Multiple Thefts of More than $1.4 Million

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Roslyn Heights attorney for stealing $720,000 held in an escrow account, as well as selling an East Hills property owned in the name of his law firm and pocketing over $700,000 ...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2014

Long Beach City Worker Arrested for Selling Heroin While on the Job

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a City of Long Beach employee was arrested yesterday for selling heroin in Long Beach – with some sales occurring while she was working at the City of Long Beach Bus Depot.

Chelsey Lindsey, ...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2014

Baldwin Man Indicted in Fatal Alcohol- and Drug-Fueled Crash in Port Washington

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Baldwin man has been arraigned today on grand jury charges in connection with a fatal hit-and-run in Port Washington earlier this year.

Cosmin Florea, 34, was arraigned today before Nassa...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Member of High-Tech Burglary Crew Pleads Guilty to all Counts

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a West Babylon man pleaded guilty to all charges he faced for playing a leading role in a brazen, high-tech burglary crew that stole millions of dollars in cash and property from homes and busin...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2014

Touro Law Center Hosts Conference for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice entered the nationwide discussion about campus sexual assault yesterday by announcing her office’s efforts to study and address the problem with local colleges and law enforcement. She made the remarks at a T...Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2014

Retired police officer sentenced today in hit-and-run that left teenage girl dead

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said that a retired NYPD Officer indicted in a hit-and-run pedestrian collision that left 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin dead was sentenced to prison today, and that the law should be reformed to increase penaltie...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2014

West Hempstead Man Pleads Guilty to Top Charge in Fatal 2013 Crash

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a West Hempstead man pleaded guilty today to the top charge against him in connection with a high-speed crash that killed two young passengers, 22-year-old Blossom Castro and 20-year-old Bryan R...Read on...

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Freeport Village Cashier Sentenced After Stealing More Than $13,000 From Taxpayers Defendant

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced today that a cashier for the Village of Freeport has been sentenced after stealing more than $13,000 by altering utility payments made by village residents and pocketing the cash.

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Posted on: October 8, 2014

Uniondale Man Gets 25 Years to Life for Fatal Shooting Outside Church

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing of a Uniondale man for fatally shooting 34-year-old Isaac Andrews near a church where parishioners were gathered for Sunday services.

Jonathan Mack, 20, was sentenced today to 25 ye...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Hempstead Man Found Guilty on All Counts Before Jury in Violent Post-Sandy Home Invasion

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the conviction of a Hempstead man on all counts before the jury in a violent post-Superstorm-Sandy home invasion in which a 50-year-old East Garden City woman was brutally raped and almost killed.
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Posted on: October 6, 2014

Eight-Time DWI Offender Found Guilty by Jury; Will Permanently Lose Driving Privileges

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that an upstate man will be subject to a lifetime loss of driving privileges due to a Nassau County jury finding him guilty of a felony drunk driving charge in connection with a drunken crash on Lon...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2014

Driver Pleas to Top Charge in Case of High-Speed, Drug-Fueled Crash

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the guilty plea today of a New Cassel woman whose high-speed, drug-fueled crash in a Westbury intersection left another driver seriously injured and put the lives of other drivers in imminent danger....Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Former County Legislators and Community Appointee Sentenced in New Cassel Corruption Case

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing of two former Nassau County legislators and the former executive director of the Town of North Hempstead Community Development Agency for conspiring to put portions of the New Cassel c...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Nassau County Man Pleads Guilty to Scheme to Rent Nassau Houses and Not Pay Rent

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau County man pleaded guilty today to bilking Nassau landlords out of thousands of dollars in rent, as well as failing to remit proceeds of a vehicle sold on behalf of his landlord and pay...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Brentwood Man Posed as Realtor for Nearly $200K in Thefts from Investor

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Brentwood man who posed as a real estate agent in a scheme that defrauded an investor of nearly $200,000 in down payments for numerous properties.Daniel

Andrew Daniel, 48, wa...Read on...

Posted on: September 25, 2014

Levittown Driver Indicted on Manslaughter Charges in Crash that Killed Passenger

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment yesterday of a Levittown man on an indictment for driving drunk and causing the death of a 23-year-old man in a high-speed crash on the Northern State Parkway.

Brian Friedrichs, 23...Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Driver Indicted on Vehicular Homicide, Manslaughter, & Assault Charges in New Hyde Park Cr

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment today of a New Hyde Park teen on an indictment in connection with a fatal crash that killed a father and injured his wife and 6-year-old daughter.

Deepak Kumar, 17, of New Hyde Par...Read on...

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Payroll Services Provider Charged with Stealing Nearly $430K from Client

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Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Freeport man for stealing thousands of dollars of client funds while conducting electronic transfers meant for the payment of federal and state payroll taxes.Pozo, George

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Posted on: September 23, 2014

Suffolk Man Ordered to Pay Nearly $280K Stolen from Great Neck Employer

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced today that a former salesman has been ordered as part of his guilty plea to pay restitution of nearly $280,000 he stole from a Great Neck business.

Thomas Holt, 66, pleaded guilty today to Grand L...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2014

Freeport Man Who Caused the Death of 13 Pit Bulls Gets Prison Time

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing of a Freeport man in a case involving a February residential garage fire that killed 13 pit bulls that were bred and trained for fighting. The court ordered the forfeiture of three ot...Read on...

Posted on: September 18, 2014

Katie Beers to Keynote L.I. Youth Safety Coalition Conference on Teen Sexual Health & Safety

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that Katie Beers, the child abduction victim from 1992 who recently authored the memoir Buried Memories: My Story, will be the keynote speaker for the Long Island Youth Safety Coalition’s Winter Conf...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

Charles Creekmur, 27 strangled Antwan Brown of Long Beach after dispute at Nassau County Jail

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing of a Brooklyn man for the 2012 killing of a fellow inmate while awaiting trial in Nassau County Jail in East Meadow.

Charles Creekmur, 27, was sentenced to nine years in prison with...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

Statement by Nassau District Attorney Kathleen Rice on 13th Anniversary of Sept. 11 Attack

MINEOLA, N.Y. – “As we mourn the Long Islanders and Americans we lost 13 years ago, we also honor the memory of the first responders who ran towards danger to help others on that terrible day. The dedication of those brave souls will forever remind us of ...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

DA Rice Receives Prestigious National Award for Driving Safety

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice received a prestigious national award for her innovative and aggressive work on driving safety today.

The Governors Highway Safety Association gave its top honor, the James J. Howard Highway ...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2014

DA Rice Proposes Comprehensive Plan to Combat Epidemic of Driving While Texting

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MINEOLA, N.Y. –On the eve of the widely expected announcement of the new iPhone 6 and as students across the country hit the roads on a daily basis with the start of the new school year, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, in a comprehensive ne...

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Posted on: September 5, 2014

Former Bethpage Pediatrician Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing Young Girls

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a pediatrician pleaded guilty today to drugging and sexually abusing young girls under the guise of a medic...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2014

Former Plainview-Based Plumber Charged with Stealing From Nine Long Island Homeowners

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced grand jury charges today against a Floral Park plumber who stole thousands of dollars from nine Long Island homeowners mostly to perform work in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
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Posted on: August 26, 2014

Joseph Beer Sentenced for Killing Four of His Friends in 2012 Crash on Southern State Parkway

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a 19-year-old Queens man was sentenced today for killing Neal Rajapa, 17, and Darian Ramnarine, Peter Kanhai, and Christopher Kahn, all 18, in a high-speed, impaired crash on the...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2014

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty to All Counts in Garage Fire that Killed 13 Pit Bulls

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Freeport man pleaded guilty today to all charges in connection with a residential garage fire in February that killed 13 pit bulls and revealed paraphernalia used for the breed...

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Posted on: August 20, 2014

Glen Cove Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Releasing Toxic Chemicals into LI Sound

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the plea and sentencing today of a Muttontown man who illegally released toxic chemicals into the ground at his business located just yards away from a Glen Cove waterway that leads i...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

Identity Thief Pleads Guilty to Stealing from Jewish Charity and Suffolk County Resident

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Westbury woman pleaded guilty yesterday to stealing the identity of a Suffolk County resident in order to cash thousands of dollars in stolen checks from a Nassau County-based...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Uniondale Man Found Guilty of All Charges in Fatal Shooting Near Church

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau County Judge found a man guilty today of all charges related to a 2013 shooting that left another man dead near a Uniondale church where parishioners were gathered for S...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2014

Nassau Correction Officer Arrested in Amphetamine Case

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced charges today against a Nassau County Correction officer for possessing amphetamines with the intention of selling them.

Daniel Lanigan, 29, of Levittown, was arraigned today an...Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2014

Syosset Man Pleads Guilty to Top Charge in Hit-and-Run that Left Teenage Girl Dead

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Syosset man indicted in a hit-and-run accident that left 13 year old Bryanna Soplin dead has pleaded guilty to the top charge against him and will be sentenced to up to four ye...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

Queens Driver Pleads Guilty to Top Charge in High-Speed Crash that Killed Four

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Queens teenager pleaded guilty today to the top charge against him in a high-speed crash that resulted in the deaths of four young people on the Southern State Parkway in Octob...Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

Nassau Jury Finds Queens Man Guilty on All Counts of Killing Policeman and Motorist

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau County jury today found a Queens man guilty of intentionally murdering Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez and Brooklyn motorist Raymond Facey at two separate loca...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2014

Lynbrook Nanny Indicted by Grand Jury for Leaving Toddler in Hot Car

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced grand jury charges – including an additional misdemeanor reckless endangerment charge – against a Lynbrook woman who left a 3-year-old girl unattended in a hot car parked in a lot out...Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2014

Unlicensed Contractor Ordered to Make Full Restitution to Scammed Nassau County Victims

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a former Wantagh resident who lives in Pennsylvania was ordered as part of his plea today to make full restitution to the Nassau County homeowners he scammed by charging them for...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2014

New Tip Line for Human Trafficking, Corruption, Abuse, and Tax Fraud in Nassau County

MINEOLA, N.Y. – A tip line for the Nassau County District Attorney’s office was unveiled today making it easier for members of the public to make a complaint, report a crime, or give information about human trafficking, corruption, child abuse, elder abus...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2014

Driver Sentenced to Prison in 2013 Crash that Killed Franklin Square Father of Three

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the prison sentencing of a Valley Stream man for causing the death of 46-year-old Christopher DeCrescito in a high-speed crash in February 2013.

Brian Daly, 26, was sentenced by Na...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2014

Doctor Who Stole Personal Information of Nearly 100,000 Patients Arrested as Result of Joint NCDA-NCPD Investigation

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and the Nassau County Police Department announced the arrest of a Great Neck doctor responsible for stealing the protected personal and health information of tens of thousands of patients of NR...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2014

Officials, Advocates and Victims Call for Long-Overdue Boating Safety Measures

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OYSTER BAY , N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and Acting Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter were joined on the Oyster Bay waterfront today by safety advocates and victims of boating accidents to push for the adoption of l...Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2014

Plainview Attorney to be Disbarred After Pleading Guilty to Stealing Thousands from Clients

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Plainview attorney will no longer be able to practice law after pleading guilty today to stealing client funds to pay off personal and professional expenses and obligations ins...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2014

Ringleader of Child Modeling Scam Gets Prison Time

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and New York State Attorney General Eric Schnei...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2014

Bronx Teen Sentenced to 18 Years to Life For Shooting and Killing Freeport Man

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Bronx teen for shooting and killing a Freeport father of one in January 2013 in Hempstead.

Jazz Murphy, 19, of the Bronx, was sentenced today by Nassau ...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2014

Nassau Jury Finds Brooklyn Man Guilty in 2012 Jail Killing

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau County jury returned a guilty verdict today in the trial of a Brooklyn man accused of strangling a fellow inmate in the Nassau County jail in January 2012.

Charles Cr...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Unlicensed Contractor Sentenced for Scamming Over $582K from Nassau County Home and Business Owners

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a former Suffolk County man was sentenced today for scamming 13 Nassau County residents for a total of $582,340 by charging for work he never performed, and collateralizing an in...Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2014

Financial Planner Indicted for Stealing Over $1.6 Million from Special Needs Camp & Other Victims

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Drew Morgan, a Rockville Centre financial planner charged in October 2013 with stealing more than $1.6 million from the Camp ANCHOR special needs camp and other victims, was arraigned on a grand jury indictment on the same charges today.
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Posted on: July 7, 2014

Freeport Man Sentenced to 25 Years to Life for Brutal 2012 Stab-Slay

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Freeport man for brutally stabbing a 21-year-old man to death during a fight in October 2012.

Henry Martinez-Ramos, 26 of Freeport, was sentenced today by...Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

East Meadow Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced a joint federal and state investigation leading to charges against an East Meadow man for downloading and possessing videos of young children engaging in sexual acts.

Daniel Sherlo...Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Truck Driver Sentenced for Killing Bus Driver, Seriously Injuring Attendant, and Injuring 4 Students

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Mineola man who crashed his cement truck into an overpass and a school bus in Matinecock in July 2012, killing the bus driver as well as seriously injuring a...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

DiNAPOLI AND RICE HALT PENSION SCAM

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New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli and Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice today announced the guilty plea of retired Suffolk County Police Detective Sergeant Terrance Hoffman for taking $465,647 in illegal pension payments from the N...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

Bookkeeper Sentenced to Prison and Restitution for Stealing More Than $316K from Great Neck Employer

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Suffolk County woman for stealing more than $316,000 from the Great Neck contracting company where she worked as a bookkeeper, using the money to buy clothin...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2014

Valley Stream Man Charged with Animal Cruelty for Leaving Pit Bull Boxer in Hot Car for Hours

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice today announced animal cruelty charges against a Valley Stream man for causing the death of a mixed-breed pit bull boxer by leaving the animal in a hot car for hours with only one window open a...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

DA Rice Funding In-Car and Body Camera System to Aid Police Department and Protect Citizens

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and the Freeport Police Department today announced funding to equip patrol officers and supervisors with in-car video systems and body cameras.

DA Rice’s office will provide $108,000 in Asse...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2014

Queens Man Gets 55 Years for Valley Stream Home Invasion

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Queens man who was convicted by a Nassau County jury for tying up and robbing members of a Valley Stream family – including four children aged 3, 5, 9, and 1...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2014

East Meadow Man Gets 25 to Life in Hempstead Murder

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced today that an East Meadow man has been sentenced to prison for the fatal shooting of a stranger on a Hempstead street in 2012.

Herber Guzman, 42, of East Meadow, was sentenced toda...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Employee Returns $292K to Plainview Company

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Merrick woman was sentenced today for stealing more than $450,000 from a Plainview building maintenance and real estate firm where she worked as a bookkeeper by forging her bos...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2014

Long Beach Official & Accomplice Charged with Stealing $14k Worth of Equipment

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said that after a joint investigation with City of Long Beach officials, a Long Beach Highway Department supervisor and a former Highway Department employee have been charged with stealing equi...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2014

Hempstead Man Charged with Attempting to Rape Sex Worker at Knifepoint in Westbury Motel

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced new grand jury charges against a Hempstead man in the July 2013 attempted rape of a sex worker he agreed to meet at a motel in Westbury. He also faces charges in three other attacks a...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

Nassau Jury Finds Queens Driver Guilty in Crash that Killed Four of His Friends

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Nassau County jury found a Queens man guilty today in a high-speed crash in 2012 on the Southern State Parkway that killed all four of his passengers.

After four days of del...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

DA Rice Warns Public About New Phone Phishing Scam

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice seeks the public’s assistance in helping spread the word about a phone phishing scam by cybercriminals looking to get personal information with offers to help solve computer problems.

“Crimi...Read on...

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Posted on: June 4, 2014

Queens Teenager Pleads Guilty to Burglarizing Homes in Valley Stream and North Woodmere

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Queens teenager pleaded guilty today to several Nassau County burglaries – including an incident involving a Valley Stream woman discovering the teen inside her home.

Onyx A...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Education Program Announced for Defendants Who Patronize Prostitutes

MINEOLA, N.Y. – The Nassau County District Attorney’s Office has partnered with The Safe Center LI and Sanctuary for Families, two leading organizations dedicated to the fight against human trafficking, to create a program designed to educate defendants c...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Queens Man Gets Max Sentence for Fatal Elmont Shooting

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that Wilfred Labossiere, 33, of Far Rockaway, received the maximum sentence of 25 years to life in prison – the prosecution’s recommendation – from Nassau County Court Judge Phillip G...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2014

Former Suffolk Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Over $582K from Nassau County Residents

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a former Suffolk County man pleaded guilty to scamming 13 Nassau County residents and business owners for a total of $582,340 by charging for work he never performed, and collate...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2014

Baldwin Man Sentenced for Burning Car in Insurance Fraud Scheme

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing of a Baldwin man for having a luxury car torched in Queens in 2012 so that the owner could file and pursue a bogus insurance claim.

Henry Flores, 28, was sentenced b...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2014

Brooklyn Woman Charged with Stealing Identities of Hospital Patients

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment Thursday of a Brooklyn woman on grand jury charges related to her involvement in an identity theft ring that netted thousands of dollars by using the stolen identities...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2014

DA Rice, Mangano and Police Launch Aggressive Anti-DWI Initiative

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced a new and aggressive Stop-DWI initiative known as DWI Alcohol-Related Incident Team (DART) - that reestablishes the Selective Enforcement Team (SET) wh...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

DA Prosecution Leads to Payment of $335K Owed to Taxpayers

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said that the Queens owner of two Great Neck auto body repair shops paid $335,000 owed to taxpayers for his failure to remit sales taxes.

Joseph Caraccia, 68, of Whitestone, and his two comp...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

All Defendants Getting Jail Time In Case Against LIRR & Metro-North Card Skimmers

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a joint case involving ticket machine card skimmers at Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North stations investigated and prosecuted by her office and the MTA Police Department conc...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2014

Queens Man Gets Prison Time in LIRR Card Skimming Case

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Queens man for his involvement in a scam involving the use of hidden cameras and bank card “skimmers” to steal money from commuters’ bank accounts and financ...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2014

Woodbury Woman Pays Back $231K Stolen from Manhasset Employer

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that the former office manager of a Manhasset medical practice paid back $231,000 that she stole from her employer after pleading guilty last December.

Hillary Hudesman, 55, of Woo...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2014

President of Hicksville Child Modeling Agency Pleads Guilty to Scamming $236K from Families

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that a Suffolk County man and the corporation of which he is president pleaded guilty today to scamming clients of more than $236...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2014

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty to Burglarizing Homes Damaged by Superstorm Sandy

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a man pleaded guilty today to breaking into three Freeport homes that had suffered damage from Superstorm Sandy, stealing TVs and other valuables, and ruining repairs that had be...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2014

Two Dozen Cats Rescued from Apparent Hoarding House in Westbury

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said that 24 cats in various states of poor health were rescued from a home in Westbury today, with the structure condemned and the owner of the cats now facing animal cruelty charges in the on...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2014

Three Men Charged with Illegal Fishing Causing Environmental Damage and Threatening Industry

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment today of three Suffolk County men on felony charges stemming from illegal fishing activity that has endangered the environment of Long Island’s South Shore and put the...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Retired Officer Convicted on 75 Counts of Official Misconduct; Forfeits $195K Termination Package

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced today that a retired Nassau County police officer pleaded guilty and was sentenced on charges that he lied about his work activity to cover up dozens of hours spent at two women’s hom...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2014

Oyster Bay Woman Sentenced to Jail for Animal Neglect Leading to Leg Amputation

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing yesterday of an Oyster Bay woman for failing to provide proper veterinary care for a severe injury suffered by her dog, a pit-bull mix named “Snowball,” that was left u...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Unlicensed Contractor Sentenced to Jail and Over $1 Million in Restitution for Repair and Tax Scams

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the jail and restitution sentencing today of an unlicensed East Rockaway contractor in scams that cheated clients – mostly seniors – out of more than $300,000 in payments, and deprive...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2014

Inwood Man Arraigned on Grand Jury Charges in Bogus Check Scam

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arraignment today of an Inwood man on new charges from a Grand Jury indictment for stealing over $206,000 from three check processing businesses and two national technology and of...Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2014

Queens Man Ordered to Pay Full Restitution in Home Depot Charity Scam

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Queens man working at the Elmont Home Depot was sentenced today for using his employer’s donation-matching program to steal thousands meant for charity for his own personal gai...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2014

DA Program Providing ID Cards For Children Coming to Community Events in April and May

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that her groundbreaking program to help law enforcement get quick and accurate information on missing children will be coming to Long Beach’s Earth Day Celebration on Sunday, April 27...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2014

Queens Woman Sentenced in LIRR Card Skimming Case

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Queens woman for her involvement in a scam involving the use of hidden cameras and bank card “skimmers” to steal money from commuters’ bank accounts and fina...Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2014

Queens Man Sentenced for Poisoning Child in Lawrence

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Queens man in the 2011 poisoning of a child in a vehicle parked in Lawrence.

Khemchan Sulaiman, 48, of Jamaica, was sentenced by Nassau County Court Judge...Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2014

Massapequa Man Who Faked His Own Death for Insurance Money Sentenced to Prison

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Massapequa man for his involvement in a scheme to defraud a life insurance company by faking his own death in the ocean off Jones Beach in July 2012. The man...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2014

DA Rice on ‘Swatting’: ‘We Will Hold Any Perpetrators Accountable’

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice issued the following statement on Tuesday’s “swatting” incident in Long Beach:

“Incidents like this are a dangerous and outrageous waste of law enforcement resources and taxpayer dollars. Th...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2014

Bayville Man Sentenced for Sexual Intercourse with Teenager in Glen Cove

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that Tereso Ruiz-Hernandez, 25, of Bayville, was sentenced today by Nassau County Court Judge Angelo Delligatti to one year in jail for having sexual intercourse in July 2013 with a 1...Read on...

Internet Safety Issues
Posted on: April 22, 2014

Former LIRR Employee Sentenced for Stealing Copper From Railroad

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Suffolk County man for stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of copper wire belonging the Long Island Rail Road, selling it to a scrap yard and keeping the ca...Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2014

Attorney Arrested for Stealing from Clients

Kogan, Matthew

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Plainview attorney who has been charged with stealing from a Brooklyn couple who hired him to represent them in a lawsuit. Kogan, Matthew

Matthew Kogan, 40, w...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2014

DA Rice Announces Arrests in Tax Evasion Cases

Collins, Michael ~ Losquadro, Gerald ~ DiMarino, Charles ~ Cohan, Robert

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment of defendants, in three unrelated cases, charged with failing to pay taxes that help maintain parks, repair roadways, and fund other vital government servic...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2014

DA Rice, Advocates Call on NYS Legislature to Pass Sweeping Animal Crimes Reform Bill

DA Rice - Animal Crimes Reform

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, president of the District Attorneys Association of the State of New York, was joined by national, statewide and local advocates today to urge the New York State Senate and Assembly to pass a w...Read on...

www.nassauda.org
Posted on: April 4, 2014

Hempstead Man Sentenced for Assaulting Police Officer

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Hempstead man for assaulting a police officer with a knife during an incident in March 2012.

Christopher Sargeant, 34, of Hempstead, was sentenced by Nass...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2014

Suffolk County Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $316K from Great Neck Employer

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Suffolk County woman pleaded guilty today to stealing more than $316,000 from the Great Neck contracting company where she worked as a bookkeeper by inflating her salary, creat...Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2014

Elmont Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Truck that Knocked Down Dozens of Utility Lines

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that an Elmont man pleaded guilty today to causing a mile-long path of destruction stretching from Elmont to Valley Stream by driving a stolen truck with an exterior boom extended in ...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

Valley Stream Man Pleads Guilty in Fatal Crash that Killed Father of Three

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Valley Stream man pleaded guilty today to charges stemming from a fatal crash that claimed the life of a Franklin Square father of three in February 2013.

Brian Daly, 25, of...Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2014

Jury Finds Queens Man Guilty in Violent Valley Stream Home Invasion

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the conviction today by a Nassau County jury of a Queens man for tying up and robbing members of a family in their Valley Stream home in January 2012.

Levy Robinson, 46, of Jamaica...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2014

Jury Convicts Queens Man in Fatal Elmont Shooting

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that Wilfred Labossiere, 33, of Far Rockaway, was found guilty on all counts by a jury today for a 2012 shooting in Elmont that left a man dead and a grandmother seriously injured. Af...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2014

Great Neck Man Arrested for Stealing $22,000 in Medicaid Benefits

Chaman, Omid

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today of the owner of a Manhattan rug gallery charged with stealing over $22,000 in Medicaid benefits by underreporting income from his business and a renta...Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2014

LIRR Workers Charged with Stealing Copper from Railroad Communications Network

Nowlin, Robert ~ Holm, Paul ~ Quiles, Joel

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest and arraignment today of three Long Island Rail Road employees on charges of stealing thousands of dollars of copper belonging to the Rail Road and then scrapping the stole...Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2014

Highway Racer Sentenced to Jail

MINEOLA, N.Y. -- Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that Jonathan Lopez, 22, of East Meadow, was sentenced today by Nassau County Court Judge Tammy Robbins to 10 months in jail for his role in a race on the Southern State Parkway in 2...Read on...

Posted on: March 20, 2014

Brothers Face New Charges in Major Counterfeiting Operation Takedown

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced new grand jury charges against two brothers stemming from a major counterfeit operation involving more than $2 million worth of health and beauty products seized earlier this month fr...Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2014

Lido Beach Attorney Arrested for Stealing $16,000 in Escrow Funds from Mother and Daughter

Susan Odery

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Lido Beach attorney charged with stealing more than $16,000 placed in an escrow account by a mother and daughter for taxes that were never paid on an apartment s...Read on...

Posted on: March 18, 2014

DA Rice Announces Sentencing of International Fugitive Who Spent a Dozen Years on the Run

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a man who was captured after an almost 12-year international and multi-agency manhunt. He was the driver in a 2001 hit-and-run incident that killed an 80-year-...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2014

DA Rice and Mayor Hall Celebrate 3rd Anniversary of Groundbreaking Youth Court Program

Youth Court - DA Rice

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice, Hempstead Village Mayor Wayne Hall, approximately 30 volunteers and their family members celebrated the 3rd anniversary of Nassau County Youth Court at an event on Thursday, March 13 that al...Read on...

https://www.nassaucountyny.gov/558/Youth
Posted on: March 14, 2014

Suffolk Woman Charged in Craigslist Shelter Dog Sale Scheme

Tobon, Lisette

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Suffolk County woman for filing false paperwork and making false representations to local animal shelters, including those operated by the Town of North Hempstea...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2014

DA Rice Announces Guilty Pleas in Scam Against Long Island Railroad Ticket Vending Machine Users

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that two men pleaded guilty today to a scam involving the use of hidden cameras and bank card “skimmers” at commuter rail ticket vending machines to gather bank card information to st...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Disbarred Attorney Charged with Stealing from Clients

Disbarred Attorney Charged

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest of a disbarred attorney who is accused of stealing money meant to pay settlements for two clients she represented in June 2013.

Urena de Checo, 39, of Freeport, was arre...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Suffolk Man Arrested for Stealing $172K from Employer

Suffolk Man Arrested

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the arrest today of a Suffolk County man who stole more than $172,000 from the Great Neck business where he worked as a salesman.

Thomas Holt, 65, of Nesconset, was arrested today ...Read on...

Posted on: March 11, 2014

Over $500K in Stolen Medicaid & Public Assistance Funds Ordered Repaid to Taxpayers

MINEOLA, N.Y. - Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of the last defendant arrested in a countywide Medicaid and Public Assistance fraud sting involving eight people who collectively have been ordered to repay more ...Read on...

Posted on: March 11, 2014

Bookkeeper Sentenced for Stealing More than $866K from Nassau County Architectural Firm

MINEOLA, N.Y. –Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced today that a Huntington woman has been sentenced for using her position as a bookkeeper to steal more than $866,000 over a six-year period from a Nassau County architectural firm.

L...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2014

DA Rice to Address Danger of Heroin Usage Among Young People at Local School Presentation

DA Rice Speaks About Dangers of Heroin Use

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice is scheduled to appear at HB Thompson Middle School in Syosset on Tuesday, March 18 at 7 p.m. to speak at a presentation of “Not My Child,” a program she created to address the epidemic of hero...Read on...

Posted on: March 7, 2014

DA Rice Announces Takedown of Major Counterfeiting Operation

counterfeit operation takedown

MINEOLA, N.Y. -- Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the takedown of a large-scale, sophisticated counterfeiting operation in which more than $2 million worth of health and beauty products was seized yesterday from five locations acros...Read on...

Watch video of DA Rice announcing the arrests here
Posted on: March 7, 2014

Queens Janitorial Company Ordered to Pay More than $94K in Back Wages and Unemployment Insurance

MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced that a Queens janitorial company was ordered on March 6 to pay six employees back wages totaling more than $38,000 and more than $56,000 in unemployment insurance to the New York Stat...Read on...


Posted on: March 19, 2019

Nassau County Once Again Earns Top Scores for Health Places 1st in New York State for Health Factors

Nassau County Once Again Earns Top Scores for Health Places 1st in New York State for Health Factors

 

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is pleased to announce that Nassau County once again has solidified its place as one of ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Warns of Potential Hepatitis A Exposure

Mineola, NY - The Nassau County Department of Health is investigating a confirmed case of Hepatitis A virus in a food handler who worked at 7-11, located at 1555 Jerusalem Avenue in Merrick, NY. Patrons who utilized the toileting facility, consumed foods ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501.  Pleas...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday,

January 15, 2019, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola,

New York, 11501.  Please use t...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola,

New York, 11501.  Plea...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

NASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

200 COUNTY SEAT DRIVE · MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be he...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

CURRAN PARTNERS WITH SAFE KIDS NASSAU COUNTY TO OFFER TRICK-OR-TREAT SAFETY TIPS

Curran Partners with Safe Kids Nassau County to Offer Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Nassau County Department of Health are partnering with Safe Kids Nassau County to promote pedestrian...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 Co...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 C...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2018 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative, weekdays, 9:00 A.M. - 4:45 P.M., call 516.227.9717.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted Biltmore Beach in Massapequa Remains Closed

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 18 beaches and is reporting that most Nassau County beaches operating for the 2018 season are currently open.

Biltmore Beach in Massapequa remains closed until furt...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION AWARENESS MONTH

Nassau County Reminds Parents of Importance of Vaccinations 

 

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind parents that updating their children’s vaccinations should be added ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Eight Beaches Biltmore Beach

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at eight beaches, effective today, August 8, 2018. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501.  P...

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Posted on: July 26, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Nassau CountyDepartment of Health Issues Advisory 

Against Bathing at19 Beaches 

 

Mineola,NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuingan advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 23,2...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

NASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AWARDED NATIONAL HONOR, NAMED HEALTH DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein.

L to R: NCDOH Model Practice award winner Michael Alarcon, Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein, NCDOH Model Practice award winner Rosemarie Mosca and NCDOH Attorn...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory 

Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 23, 2018. Th...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Lattingtown Beach in Lattingtown Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Lattingtown Beach to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, July 12, 2018. This beach will remain closed until testing indicates that samples are within acceptable limits.

For ...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory 

Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Biltmore Beach Remains Closed

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 North Shore be...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 18 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 18 beaches, effective today, June 21, 2018. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Food Safety Tips For the Summer Season

Mineola, NY  Nassau County Department of Health reminds residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dining and go on picnics, it also presents opportunities for foodborne bacteria to thrive. &a...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Biltmore Beach Club in Massapequa Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Biltmore Beach Club in Massapequa to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, June 19,2018. This beach will remain closed until testing indicates that samples are within accepta...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 North Shore beaches, effective today, June 4, 2018. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be i...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory 

Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, May 27, 2018. Thi...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

MOSQUITO CONTROL AND SURVEILLANCE BEGINS IN NASSAU COUNTY FOR THE 2018 SEASON

Mineola, NY—The Nassau County Departments of Health and Public Works have begun mosquito surveillance and control activities for the 2018 season. The Departments continue to work together to help control the spread of mosquito-borne diseases.

The Hea...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

CURRAN PROCLAIMS MAY AS PERINATAL MOOD & ANXIETY DISORDERS MONTH

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is proclaiming May as Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Awareness Month in Nassau County. As we celebrate Mother’s Day in May, this proclamation will assist in raising awareness of ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Curran & Eisenstein Promote the Importance of Immunizations During National Infant Immunization Week

Mineola, NY – In recognition of National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein are reminding parents, caregivers and healthcare providers of the critical role that ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY – In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Nassau County Department of Health and the Town of North Hempstead are partnering to offer free rabies vaccinations for dogs, cats and f...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entran...Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the Nor...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

CE. CURRAN AND HEALTH COMMISSIONER EISENSTEIN URGE RESIDENTS TO GET VACCINATED AGAINST THE FLU

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner
Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today urged all residents 6 months of age and older to get vaccinated against influenza. In the last four days, 430 new cases of the flu were diagnosed.

In order to...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

County Executive Curran & Health Commissioner Eisenstein: It’s Not Too Late to Get Vaccinated

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today urged all residents six months of age and over who have not yet received their annual flu shot to get vaccinated as soon as possible. Over the past s...

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

Nassau County Board of Health Meeting Regular Monthly Meeting

 Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North...

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Posted on: December 4, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 Co...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Reminds Residents That It’s Not Too Late to Get a Flu Shot

Mineola, NY - In recognition of National Influenza Vaccination Week, December 3-9, Nassau County Department of Health advises residents that it is not too late to get a flu shot.

"Getting vaccinated is the single best way for people to protect no...Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2017

11 2017 Nassau County Department of Health Residential Heating Requirements

Residential Rental Heating Requirements

Mineola, NY - With colder temperatures, the Nassau County Department of Health reminds all landlords that they must provide heat to their tenants in accordance with the Nassau County Public Health Ordinance. The...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the ...

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

MANGANO PARTNERS WITH SAFE KIDS NASSAU COUNTY TO OFFER TRICK-OR-TREAT SAFETY TIPS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Department of Health are partnering with Safe Kids Nassau County to promote pedestrian safety awareness this Halloween. With daylight hours getting shorter, children a...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

MANGANO PROMOTES THE IMPORTANCE OF LEAD POISONING PREVENTION WEEK

October 22nd – 28th, 2017

 

Mineola, NY – In observation of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), October 22nd – 28th, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residen...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 2...

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Posted on: September 25, 2017

NC Department of Health Awarded National Accreditation Through the Public Health Accreditation Board

1st Large Local Health Department in New York State to Receive This Distinction

 

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Department of Health announced today that it has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY –  In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Nassau County Department of Health and the Town of North Hempstead are partnering to offer free rabies vaccinat...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the NassauCounty Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19beaches, effective today, September 3, 2017.  This advisory is issued as aprecautionary measure for beaches known to be i...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, August 30, 2017. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted b...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Two Beaches

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory

Against Bathing at Two Beaches

 

 Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at two beaches, effective today,...

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Posted on: August 19, 2017

Morgan Sound in Glen Cove Closed to Bathing

Nassau County Department of Health has closed Morgan Sound in Glen Cove to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, August 19, 2017. This beach will remain closed until testing indicates that samples are within acceptable limits.

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, August 18, 2017. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted b...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION AWARENESS MONTH

For Immediate Release:  August 1, 2017

Contact:  Mary Ellen Laurain, 516.227.9455

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

 

Nassau County Reminds Parents of Importance of Vaccinations 

 

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edw...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

For Immediate Release:  August 1, 2017

Contact:  Mary Ellen Laurain, 516.227.9455

 

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory 

Against Bathing at 19 Beaches 

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 24, 20...

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Posted on: July 23, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Five Beaches

 Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at five beaches, effective today, July 23, 2017. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

MANGANO: COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARDS

One of 41 Health Departments Nationwide To Receive Prestigious Model Practice Award

 

Mineola, NY – The Nassau County Department of Health was honored with a Model Practice Award at the National Association of County and City Health Officials...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 beaches, effective today, July 14, 2017.  This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

 Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use th...

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Posted on: July 8, 2017

Tappen Beach Closed

Mineola,NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Tappen Beach in GlenwoodLanding to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, July 8,2017.  This beach will remain closed until further testing reveals thatthe samples are...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 7, 2017.  This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacte...

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Posted on: June 24, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 18 Beaches and Closes Tappen

 Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau CountyDepartment of Health is issuing an advisory againstbathing at 18 beaches, effective today, June 24, 2017.  This advisory isissued as a precautionary measure for beaches known ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, June 20, 2017.  This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to b...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 North Shore beaches, effective today, June 18, 2017.  This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches kn...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Nassau County Board of Health

Regular Monthly Meeting

 

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

MANGANO & HEALTH COMMISSIONER ANNOUNCE 2017 MOSQUITO TRAPPING & SURVEILLANCE PLAN

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Commissioner of Health

Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today announced Nassau County’s Mosquito Trapping and Surveillance Plan for the 2017 Mosquito Season. The Department of Health (DOH) has be...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

MANGANO ISSUES FOOD SAFETY TIPS IN ADVANCE OF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Mineola, NY - As the warm weather and the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dini...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2017

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY - In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, the Nassau County Department of Health and the Town of North Hempstead are partnering to offer free rabies vaccinations for dogs, c...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the Nor...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Mangano : Nassau County Once Again Earns Top Scores for Health

Places 1st in New York State for Health Factors

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is pleased to announce that Nassau County once again has solidified its place as one of the healthiest Counties in New York State, according to the ...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entran...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2017

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501.  Please use the North entr...

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Posted on: December 5, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2016

MANGANO AND EISENSTEIN REMIND RESIDENTS THAT IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO GET A FLU SHOT

Mineola, NY - In recognition of National Influenza Vaccination Week, December 4-10, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that it is not too late to get a flu shot.

“National In...

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Award to Local Pediatricians

Mineola, NY - The following Nassau County pediatric practices have received Certificates of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initia...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

MANGANO CONGRATULATES HEALTH DEPT ON SELECTION AS HOST SITE FOR PRESTIGIOUS CDC ASSOCIATE PROGRAM

Department of Health Awarded Three Public Health Associates

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today congratulated the Nassau County Department of Health (DOH) on again being selected as a host site for the Centers for Disease Cont...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2016

MANGANO PARTNERS WITH SAFE KIDS NASSAU COUNTY TO OFFER TRICK-OR-TREAT SAFETY TIPS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Department of Health are partnering with Safe Kids Nassau County to promote pedestrian safety awareness this Halloween.  With daylight hours getting shorter, ...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2016

MANGANO PROMOTES THE IMPORTANCE OF LEAD POISONING PREVENTION WEEK OCTOBER 23RD-29TH, 2016

Mineola, NY – In observation of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), October 23rd – 29th, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that lead poisoning is one of the most prevent...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entr...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Warns of Potential Hepatitis A Exposure

Mineola, NY - The Nassau County Department of Health is investigating a confirmed case of Hepatitis A virus in a food handler who worked at Park Delicatessen, located at 1420 Park Avenue in North Merrick. Patrons who consumed foods prepared on-site betwee...Read on...

Posted on: September 8, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Continues Rabies Baiting Program

Mineola, NY - Continuing the effort to eradicate raccoon rabies in Nassau County, Nassau County Department of Health and Cornell University will distribute raccoon rabies vaccine to protect residents from rabies. In response to the finding of several rabi...
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Posted on: September 2, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Five Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at five South Shore beaches, effective today, September 2, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North en...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY – In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Nassau County Department of Health, the Towns of Oyster Bay and North Hempstead and the Long Island Veterinary Medical Association ...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2016

Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2016 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative, weekdays, 9:00 A.M. - 4:45 P.M., call 516.227.9717.

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Posted on: August 22, 2016

Nassau County Beach Advisory Lifted Morgan Beach in Glen Cove Remains Closed

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 13 North Shore beaches, and is reporting that most Nassau County beaches operating for the 2016 season are currently open.

Morgan Beach in Glen Cove remains cl...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 13 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 13 North Shore beaches, effective today, August 20, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be im...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Morgan Beach in Glen Cove Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Morgan Beach in Glen Cove to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, August 19, 2016.

For up-to-date recorded information on beach closings and openings, call 516.227.9700. ...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 beaches, effective today, August 12, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by sto...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Four Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at four North Shore beaches, effective today, August 11, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be i...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION AWARENESS MONTH

Nassau County Reminds Parents of Importance of Vaccinations

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind parents that updating their children’s vaccinations should be added to their bac...Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Investigating An Increased Incidence of Mumps

Mineola, NY – The Nassau County Department of Health in consultation with the New York State Department of Health is investigating an increase incidence of mumps in individuals who reside in Long Beach and the surrounding communities of Nassau County. To...Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Three Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at three beaches, effective today, August 1, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by s...Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entra...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 29, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by storm...Read on...

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 11 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 11 beaches, effective today, July 26, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by storm...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

MANGANO: COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARDS

One of 19 Local Health Departments Nationwide To Receive Prestigious Model Practice Award

Mineola, NY – Today the Nassau County Department of Health was honored with a Model Practice Award at the National Association of County and City Health Officials...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Two Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at two beaches, effective today, July 15, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by stor...Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Eight Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at eight North Shore beaches, effective today, July 8, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be imp...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2016 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative,...Read on...

Posted on: July 5, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 5, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by stormw...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2016

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at five South Shore beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2016 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department R...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Five Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at five South Shore beaches, effective today, June 28, 2016. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be imp...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2016

Two Beaches Closed

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Biltmore Beach Club in Massapequa and Lattingtown Beach in Lattingtown to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, June 4, 2016.

For up-to-date recorded information on beach ...Read on...

Posted on: May 31, 2016

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2016 season are currently open. 

To speak with a Health Department Repres...Read on...

Posted on: May 30, 2016

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, May 30, 2016.  This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be imp...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY – In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Nassau County Department of Health and the Town of Hempstead will partner to offer free rabies vaccinations for dogs, cats and ferr...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

MANGANO & HEALTH COMMISSIONER ANNOUNCE ZIKA ACTION, MOSQUITO TRAPPING & SURVEILLANCE PLAN

Mineola, NY – With the 2016 Mosquito Season underway, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Commissioner of Health Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today announced Nassau County’s Zika Action, Mosquito Trapping and Surveillance Plan.  The Department of Hea...

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

MANGANO ISSUES FOOD SAFETY TIPS IN ADVANCE OF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Mineola, NY – As the warm weather and the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dini...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entran...Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2016

MANGANO AND EISENSTEIN PROMOTE IMPORTANCE OF IMMUNIZATIONS DURING NATIONAL INFANT IMMUNIZATION WEEK

Mineola, NY- In recognition of National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW)—April 16-23, 2016—Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein are reminding parents, caregivers and healthcare providers of the critical ...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2016

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY- In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Nassau County Department of Health and the Towns of Oyster Bay and North Hempstead will again partner to offer free rabies vaccinati...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2016

Rabid Raccoon Reported in Nassau County

Mineola, NY – The New York State Department of Health reported that a raccoon submitted for analysis has tested positive for rabies. The raccoon was recently collected in Hicksville by a licensed wildlife trapper. Raccoon rabies was first identified in ...Read on...

Posted on: March 16, 2016

MANGANO: NASSAU COUNTY ONCE AGAIN EARNS TOP SCORES FOR HEALTH

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is pleased to announce that Nassau County once again has solidified its place as one of the healthiest Counties in New York State, and the United States, according to the 2016 annual County Health Ra...Read on...

Posted on: March 7, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entran...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entr...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2016

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entr...Read on...

Posted on: December 9, 2015

MANGANO AND EISENSTEIN REMIND RESIDENTS THAT IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO GET THE FLU SHOT

Mineola, NY - In recognition of National Influenza Vaccination Week, December 6th – 12th, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that it is not too late to get a flu shot.

“National I...Read on...

Posted on: December 8, 2015

Award to Local Pediatricians

Mineola, NY - The following Nassau County pediatric practices have received Certificates of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initia...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, December 15, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2015

Award to Local Pediatricians

Mineola, NY - The following Nassau County pediatric practices have received Certificates of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initia...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2015

MANGANO AND EISENSTEIN OFFER TIPS TO SAFELY PREPARE YOUR THANKSGIVING DAY MEAL

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein offer these food safety tips to safely prepare your turkey this Thanksgiving. Each year, many cases of foodborne illnesses are reported during the holi...Read on...

Posted on: November 10, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: October 30, 2015

Mangano and Nassau Police Issue Scam Alert

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter and the Nassau County Department of Health are advising Nassau County residents about a hoax letter that is being distributed throughout Nassau County. ...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2015

Mangano Recognizes Lead Poisoning Prevention Week October 25th-31st

In observation of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 25th–31st, County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that lead poisoning is one of the most preventable childhood health problems.

Additional Info...
Posted on: October 14, 2015

MANGANO PARTNERS WITH SAFE KIDS NASSAU COUNTY TO OFFER TRICK-OR-TREAT SAFETY TIPS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau County Department of Health join Safe Kids Nassau County in promoting pedestrian safety awareness this Halloween. With daylight hours getting shorter, children are more likely to be trick...Read on...

Safe Kids
Posted on: October 13, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entr...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Continues Rabies Baiting Program

Raccoon Rabies Vaccine to be distributed by Truck
Mineola, NY - Continuing the effort to eradicate raccoon rabies in Nassau County, Nassau County Department of Health and Cornell University will distribute raccoon rabies vaccine to protect residents from...Read on...

NYS Department of Health
Posted on: September 24, 2015

MANGANO: NASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH PARTNERS WITH WALGREENS TO OFFER FREE FLU SHOTS

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today announced that the Department of Health’s Office of Minority Health has teamed up with Walgreens to offer free flu vaccinations. The vaccination...Read on...

Posted on: September 10, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Monday, September 21, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2015

MANGANO ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS

In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that the Nassau County Department of Health will partner with the Town of Oyster Bay, Town of North Hempstead and the Long Island ...Read on...

Posted on: August 28, 2015

Biltmore Beach Club Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Biltmore Beach Club in Massapequa to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, August 28, 2015.

For up-to-date recorded information on beach closings and openings, call 516....Read on...

Posted on: August 24, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2015 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative,...Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, August 21, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by sto...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2015

Raccoon Rabies Vaccination Campaign to Begin Next Week

Raccoon Rabies Vaccination Campaign to Begin Next Week

Fishmeal baits containing the federally-licensed, RABORAL V-RG® rabies vaccine will be distributed from a United States Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services helicopter in the southwestern portion of Nassau County on Monday and Tuesday, August 17-18...Read on...

Dept. Of Health
Posted on: August 12, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2015 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative,...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2015

AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION AWARENESS MONTH

Nassau County Department of Health Reminds Parents of Importance of Vaccinations

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind parents that updating their children’s vaccinations should b...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, August 11, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by sto...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entra...Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted at Five South Shore Beaches

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at the following five South Shore beaches.

5 South Shore Beaches within Nassau County:

Biltmore Beach Club – Massapequa
Hewlett Point Beach – East RockawayIs...Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, July 30, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by storm...Read on...

Posted on: July 13, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 14 beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2015 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative,...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 14 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 14 North Shore beaches, effective today, July 1, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impact...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2015 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative,...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 19 Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at 19 beaches, effective today, June 28, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by storm...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2015

Biltmore Beach Club Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has closed Biltmore Beach Club to bathing due to elevated bacterial levels, effective today, June 20, 2015.

For up-to-date recorded information on beach closings and openings, call 516.227.9700.

To...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted at Four North Shore Beaches

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at four beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2015 season are currently open.

Bathing Advisory lifted at four North Shore Bea...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at Four Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at four beaches, effective today, June 15, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by sto...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

Nassau County Bathing Beach Advisory Lifted at Four North Shore Beaches

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health has lifted the advisory against bathing at four beaches, and is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2015 season are currently open.

Bathing Advisory lifted at four North Shore B...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2015

Nassau County Department of Health Issues An Advisory Against Bathing at Four Beaches

Mineola, NY – Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health is issuing an advisory against bathing at four beaches, effective today, June 1, 2015. This advisory is issued as a precautionary measure for beaches known to be impacted by stor...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2015

MANGANO ISSUES FOOD SAFETY TIPS IN ADVANCE OF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Mineola, NY – As the warm weather and the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dini...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2015

Mangano & Eisenstein Promote the Importance of Immunizations During National Infant Immunization Week, April 18 – 25, 2015

In recognition of National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein are reminding parents, caregivers and healthcare providers of the critical role that vaccinations provide...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entran...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2015

Mangano Announces Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic For Dogs, Cats, And Ferrets

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is pleased to partner with the Town of North Hempstead to offer free rabies vaccinations for dogs, cats and ferrets. Open to all Nassau County residents, the vaccination clinic will be held on Satur...Read on...

Posted on: March 18, 2015

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR NASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS DRILL

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the Nassau County Department of Health is seeking volunteers to take part in a public health emergency preparedness Point of Dispensing (POD) exercise on Wednesday, April 22nd. The mission of...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance to the buil...Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2015

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE - Nassau County Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council (LEICC

PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

Nassau County Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council (LEICC)
Tuesday, March 24, 201510:30 A.M.

Nassau County Department of Health
200 County Seat DriveMineola, NY 11501
North Entrance Board Room(Public parking i...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2015

01/29/15 - Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North ent...Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2015

MANGANO INVITES RESIDENTS TO DONATE BLOOD ON JAN. 27TH IN RECOGNITION OF NATIONAL BLOOD DONOR MONTH

In recognition of National Volunteer Blood Donor Month, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is partnering with the Nassau County Department of Health, United Healthcare and NuHealth in supporting a blood drive to assist those in need. The blood dri...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2015

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entr...Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2014

12/16/14 MANGANO AND EISENSTEIN REMIND RESIDENTS THAT IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO GET YOUR FLU SHOT ....Influenza is on the Rise.

Due to the prevalence of influenza activity across New York State, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that it is not too late to get a flu shot.
“Nassau residents are reminded of th...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2014

12/2/14 Mangano and Eisenstein Remind Residents That It's Not Too Late to Get Your Flu Shot

In recognition of National Influenza Vaccination Week, December 7-13, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that it is not too late to get a flu shot.

“National Influenza Vaccination...Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2014

12/2/14 Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, December 9, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance to the bu...Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

11/14/2014 - MANGANO AND EISENSTEIN OFFER “TURKEY TIPS” TO SAFELY PREPARE YOUR HOLIDAY MEAL

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein offer tips to safely prepare your Thanksgiving Day turkey. Each year, many cases of foodborne illnesses are reported during the holidays due to improper preparation ...Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2014

11/14/2014 - Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

– The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance to the...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2014

Raccoon Rabies Vaccination Campaign

Raccoon Rabies vaccine

Fishmeal baits containing the federally-licensed, RABORAL V-RG® rabies vaccine will be distributed from a USDA/APHIS Wildlife Services helicopter in the southern portion of the Town of Hempstead on Monday and Tuesday, October 27 and 28, weather permitting...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: October 14, 2014

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance to the b...Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2014

Mangano Recognizes Lead Poisoning Prevention Week by Reminding Residents of Dangers That Exist

In observation of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), October 19th - 25th, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that lead poisoning is one of the most preventable ch...Read on...

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Posted on: September 18, 2014

Case of Enterovirus D68 Confirmed in Nassau County

Mineola, NY – The Nassau County Department of Health today announced that a case of Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has been confirmed in a Nassau County resident. The individual is a school-aged child who resides in the Town of North Hempstead. The child beca...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: October 9, 2014

Raccoon Rabies Vaccination Campaign to Begin on October 14, 2014

Fishmeal baits containing the federally-licensed, RABORAL V-RG® rabies vaccine will be distributed by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) helicopter and Nassau County Department of Health vehicles in the southwestern portion of Nassau County (A...Read on...

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Posted on: September 8, 2014

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North en...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2014

Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative, weekdays, 9:00 A.M. - 4:45 P.M., call 516.227.9717.

For...Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Nassau County Ground Treatment By Truck For West Nile Virus Scheduled For Wednesday, August 27th

Mineola, NY - Based on the current mosquito trap data and consistent with the 2014 Nassau County Mosquito Control Plan, the Nassau County Departments of Health and Public Works have recommended that localized truck treatment of mosquito adulticide occur a...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Nassau County Ground Treatment By Truck For West Nile Virus Scheduled For Wed, August 20 and 21

Mineola, NY - Based on the current mosquito trap data and consistent with the 2014 Nassau County Mosquito Control Plan, the Nassau County Departments of Health and Public Works have recommended that localized truck treatment of mosquito adulticide occur a...Read on...

Posted on: August 14, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that most Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Philip Healey Beach in Massapequa, Hewlett Point Beach and Island Park Beach.

Philip Healey Beac...Read on...

Posted on: August 13, 2014

Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following 18 beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, August 13, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial l...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entra...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

Nassau County Ground Treatment By Truck For West Nile Virus Rescheduled For Thursday, August 14th

Mineola, NY – Based on the current forecast of rain, the ground treatment by truck for West Nile virus has been rescheduled from Tuesday, August 12 to Thursday, August 14, 2014.

Weather permitting the current schedule for ground treatment by truck is a...Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2014

Nassau County Ground Treatment By Truck For West Nile Virus

Mineola, NY - Based on the current mosquito trap data and consistent with the 2014 Nassau County Mosquito Control Plan, the Nassau County Departments of Health and Public Works have recommended that localized truck treatment of adulticide occur at targete...Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Philip Healey Beach in Massapequa. This beach remains closed to bathing due to elevated levels of bact...Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Biltmore and Philip Healey Beaches in Massapequa. These two beaches remain closed to bathing due to el...Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, July 28, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial levels...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following 16 beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, July 15, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial lev...Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Biltmore and Philip Healey Beaches in Massapequa and Morgan Beach in Glen Cove. These three beaches ar...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2014

Mangano: County Department of Health Receives National Awards

Mineola, NY – The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) honored the Nassau County Department of Health (NCDOH) at their 2014 Annual Conference for implementing programs that demonstrate exemplary qualities in response to local ...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Biltmore and Philip Healey Beaches in Massapequa. These two beaches are closed due to elevated levels ...Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Biltmore Beach in Massapequa. This beach remains closed due to elevated levels of bacteria.

To spea...Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

10 Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following 10 beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, July 3, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial leve...Read on...

Posted on: June 26, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except for Biltmore Beach in Massapequa. This beach remains closed due to elevated levels of bacteria.

To spea...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2014

Most Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open except Laurel Hollow Beach and Biltmore Beach. These two beaches are closed due to elevated bacterial levels.

...Read on...

Posted on: June 14, 2014

Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following 19 beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, June 14, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial lev...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2014

Award to Caring Pediatric Associates – Levittown

Caring Pediatric Associates was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunizati...Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Award to Healthy Kids Pediatrics – Port Washington

Healthy Kids Pediatrics was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunization o...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2014

Award to Children’s Medical Group - Plainview

Children’s Medical Group was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunizatio...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2014

Award to Winthrop University Hospital’s Hempstead Pediatric Clinic

Winthrop University Hospital’s Hempstead Pediatric Clinic was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative ...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2014

Four Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following four beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, June 9, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial le...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2014

Nassau County Board of Health Regular Monthly Meeting

Mineola, NY – The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

Award to Valley Stream Pediatrics

Valley Stream Pediatrics, a division of Allied Physicians Group was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initi...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

Award to MDs 4 Kids

MDs 4 Kids, a division of Allied Physicians Group was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achie...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

Award to Neighborhood Pediatrics

Neighborhood Pediatrics was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunization o...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2014

Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative, weekdays, 9:00 A.M. - 4:45 P.M., call 516.227.9717.

For ...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Four Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to heavy rainfall, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following four beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, June 5, 2014. Storm water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial le...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Award to North Baldwin Pediatrics, PC

North Baldwin Pediatrics, PC was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunizat...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician – Long Beach

Dr. Naomi Chaim Watman’s practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immu...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Award to Mid-Island Pediatrics Associates – Farmingdale

Mid-Island Pediatrics Associates was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immun...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Award to Kidz Kare of Great Neck

Kidz Kare of Great Neck was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunization o...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2014

Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that all Nassau County beaches operating for the 2014 season are currently open.

To speak with a Health Department Representative, weekdays, 9:00 A.M. - 4:45 P.M., call 516.227.9717.

For ...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2014

Most Nassau County Beaches Open

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Department of Health is reporting that most beaches operating for the 2014 season are open except Soundside Beach in Bayville, Roosevelt Beach in Oyster Bay and Laurel Hollow Beach in Laurel Hollow. These three beaches remain c...Read on...

Posted on: May 23, 2014

Six Beaches Closed to Bathing

Mineola, NY - Due to a sewage bypass, the Nassau County Department of Health has closed the following six beaches to bathing as a precautionary measure, effective today, May 23, 2014.

Six North Shore Beaches within Nassau County:

Centre Island Bay i...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician – Elmont

Prosper Pediatrics, PLLC was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunization ...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2014

Award to Village Pediatrics – Garden City

Village Pediatrics was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunization of all...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2014

Mangano Issues Food Safety Tips in Advance of Memorial Day Weekend

Mineola, NY – As the warm weather and the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dini...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician– New Hyde Park

Dr. Shohre Hebroni's practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immuniza...Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician – Long Beach

Dr. Matthew Cohen’s practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunizat...Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2014

Attention Pet Owners: Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic for Dogs, Cats, and Ferrets

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, in partnership with the Town of North Hempstead, today announced free rabies vaccinations for dogs, cats and ferrets. Open to all Nassau County residents, the vaccination clinic will be held on Sat...Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2014

Award to Local Family Health Center – Roosevelt/Freeport

NuHealth’s Roosevelt/Freeport Family Health Center was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achi...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Mangano Honors Nurses In Recognition of National Nurses Week

Mineola, NY – In celebration of National Nurses Week, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein recognize and honor nurses throughout Nassau County for their yearlong dedication and commitment to the field. ...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Award to Local Pediatricians – Glen Cove

Drs. Catherine Screnci and Argyro Karidis’ practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to ach...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

NASSAU COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

Mineola, NY - The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entrance...Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2014

NASSAU COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

Mineola, NY - The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 200 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York, 11501. Please use the North entranc...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2014

Award to Local Family Health Center – Elmont

NuHealth’s Elmont Family Health Center was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete...Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2014

Award to Local Family Health Center – Hempstead

NuHealth’s Hempstead Family Health Center was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve compl...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Award to Local Family Health Center – New Cassel/Westbury

NuHealth’s New Cassel-Westbury Family Health Center was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to ach...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician – Lawrence

Dr. Deborah Lief-Dienstag’s practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete i...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Award to Local Pediatricians – Bellmore

Drs. Oppenheimer, Marchitelli and Fasano’s practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to ach...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician – Massapequa

Dr. Thomas Giannattasio’s practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete imm...Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2014

Award to Kids Care Pediatric Associates

Kids Care Pediatric Associates was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immuniz...Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2014

Award to Pediatric Professionals of Long Island

Pediatric Professionals of Long Island was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2014

Award to Happy and Healthy Pediatrics

Happy and Healthy Pediatrics was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunizat...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2014

Mangano & Eisenstein Promote the Importance of Immunizations

Mineola, NY – In recognition of National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein are reminding parents, caregivers and healthcare providers of the critical role that vaccin...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2014

Award to Local Pediatrician – Rockville Centre

Dr. Vincent Sena’s practice was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complete immunizati...Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2014

Nassau County Earns Recognition for Healthy Living Places 1st in State for Health Factors

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is pleased to announce that Nassau County ranks as one of the healthiest counties in New York State. The County Health Rankings, a report released today by University of Wisconsin Population Health I...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2014

Pediatric Disaster Management Core Curriculum Training For First Responders and Medical Professional

Mineola, NY - The Nassau County Department of Health’s Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) will present an educational program on Pediatric Disaster Management. The course, sponsored by the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) School of Health Professions Dep...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2014

NASSAU COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

Uniondale, NY - The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 106 Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, New York, 11553. Please use the Sout...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

NASSAU COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

Uniondale, NY - The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 106 Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, New York, 11553. Please use the S...Read on...

Posted on: January 13, 2014

NASSAU COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

Uniondale, NY - The regular monthly meeting of the Nassau County Board of Health will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at the offices of the Nassau County Department of Health, 106 Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, New York, 11553. Please use the S...Read on...

Posted on: January 3, 2014

Award to Pediatric Professionals of Long Island

Pediatrics Professionals of Long Island was awarded a Certificate of Recognition from the Nassau County Department of Health for participation in the Nassau County and New York State Departments of Health Immunization Program Initiative to achieve complet...Read on...


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Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...Read on...


Posted on: October 19, 2018

Youth Development Conference

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams is this Month’s PARP Secret Reader at Brookside Elementary School

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams is this Month’s 

PARP Secret Reader at Brookside Elementary School

(BALDWIN, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D – Freeport) met some of his district’s youngest residents d...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Legislator Abrahams in Partnership with Cedarmore Corporation Hosted 4th Annual Health & Wellness

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams in Partnership with Cedarmore Corporation Hosted 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams in Partnership with Cedarmore Corporation Hosted 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair

(Legislator Kevan Abrahams and th...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Nassau Democratic Minority Caucus Demand Answers on the Islanders Returning to their Original Home

Nassau Democratic Minority Caucus Demand Answers on the Islanders Returning to their Original Home, the Nassau County Veterans Memorial Coliseum

(Mineola, NY) – Nassau County Democratic Minority Legislators led by Kevan Abrahams filed two bills today...

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Posted on: February 19, 2016

Thanks to the ‘Fight to put Taxpayers First’

After months of Democrats leading the fight for taxpayers to get their fair share of a tax certiorari judgment, the Democratic Minority Announces they will vote this Monday to pass a bond ordinance of $61,200,000 to pay remaining tax certiorari judgments ...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

Nassau Democratic Legislative Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams Calls First of Its Kind Public Hearing

Leader Abrahams says he and his Democratic colleagues are holding a public hearing to protect taxpayers from the fraud and abuse believed to be plaguing the Nassau County contract process, and to restore the public trust that has been lost after AbTec...

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Posted on: October 7, 2015

Minority Legislators, Leader Abrahams, Come out Against CE Mangano’s Property Tax Increase

Democrats say prior to Thursdays first Budget Hearing that they will be a ‘NO Vote’ on the ‘County Executive’s High Tax – Pro Casino Proposed Budget’ that attacks both Nassau Residents’ quality of life and wallets

(Mineola, NY) – Nassau County Democrat...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2015

Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abraham's Mega Fall Flea Market Postponed Due to Weather

(Hempstead, NY) - Nassau County Legislative Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams will STILL host a mega fall flea market/lawn sale for all those looking to sell the perfect new fall item or those eager to clean out their garage, attic, closet, etc.; but unfo...

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Posted on: May 29, 2015

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Invites You to ‘Come In Unity Family Fun Day’

SAVE THE DATE Key Sponsor Heeling Soles, Inc.

An organization that accepts donations of lightly used shoes to help those in need!  Helping people walk towards brighter futures…

They will be collecting shoes at this event.

Also Glory House Rec. Inc. and Fide...

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CIU Spanish Flyer
Posted on: February 27, 2015

Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams: Weather Preparedness Seminars

“It’s been a long, cold winter come down and learn more about how to stay safe following a natural disaster that can occur anytime, anywhere and affect anyone. Receive important information and resources on how to stay safe and keep your family & prop...Read on...

Weather Preparedness Seminars
Posted on: February 23, 2015

Affinity Health Plan & Uniondale School District Leaders Host Uniondale Community Health Fair

– Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D-Freeport), along with Uniondale School District Superintendent Dr. William Lloyd, Turtle Hook Middle School Principal Dr. Donald Humphrey, and Senior Army Instructor Major Terry Foster, Uniondale High School, a...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2015

How to File A Property Tax Grievance "free" workshop

Feb 9th How to File A Property Tax Grievance "free" workshop Roosevelt Fire Dept. 7 - 9 pm

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 4, 2015

Uniondale School District Parent Activity Day & Health Fair

Mar 21th - Uniondale School District Parent Activity Day & Health Fair

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

Weather Preparedness Seminars, Roosevelt Fire Dept.

Weather Preparedness Seminars, Roosevelt Fire Dept. 7 – 9 pm Feb 26th, Mar 5th

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Posted on: February 4, 2015

The Affordable Care Act "Free workshop" Uniondale Library

Feb 7th The Affordable Care Act "Free workshop" Uniondale Library 11 am - 1 pm

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Posted on: September 19, 2014

Legislator Abrahams Invites you to Participate in the NYS Citizen Prepardness Training Program

September 19, 2014
Legislator Abrahams in Collaboration with Nassau County OEM, Gov. Cuomo and NYS Senate and Assembly Invites you to Participate in the NYS Citizen Prepardness Training Program & Emergency Prepardness 2014.

This workshop will prov...Read on...

Emergency Prepardness 2014 - Sept 20, 23, 24
Posted on: August 25, 2014

Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams to Join & Support Peace Valley Haven Fun Day

While this back to school celebration will have food, games, music and many wonderful informational and community booths it is also to bring support to the homeless. For children to receive the free supplies they must be accompanied by a parent. This ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2014

Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams Supports 10th Annual Back to School Celebration

TO: Local media, community members and supporters

WHO: Nassau County Legislature Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams (D-Freeport) along with local community leaders and members and volunteers of the great organizations presenting the event; Abba Le...

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Posted on: August 21, 2014

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Presents Two Events:

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Presents Two Events:
NuHealth Family Health Center

  • FREE BACKPACKS (while supplies last)
  • FREE BIKE HELMETS (while supplies last)
  • FREE DENTAL SCREENINGS
  • FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS
  • FACE PAINTING, BALLOONS & MORE!
Back to School ...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

End of Summer Fiesta

Legislator Kevan Abrahams in conjunction with Harvest for the World, are working together to organize an “End of Summer Fiesta". This “fiesta” (block party style) will be a celebration of the great work Harvest for the World (a non-profit organizatio...Read on...

End of Summer Fiesta
Posted on: August 6, 2014

Nassau County Democratic Minority Legislators to Attend 2014 ‘National Night Out’ Events Throughout

Nassau County Democratic Legislator’s will be attending ‘National Night Out’ Events Throughout Nassau County.  Look out for our Legislators at the following events:

Nassau County Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams - Unionda...

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Posted on: February 3, 2014

Tax Grievance Workshop

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Legislator Abrahams Hosts Tax Grievance Workshops

Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D-LD1) is hosting four workshops on the process of property valuation and how to file an appeal of the assessed value of your property if you disagree with yo...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2014

Tax Grievance Workshops Update

Legislator Abrahams Hosts Tax Grievance Workshops

Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams’ (D-LD1) tax grievance workshop scheduled for Jan. 22, 2014 has been rescheduled for Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Uniondale Library, 400 Uniondale ...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2014

Polar Bear Plunge

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(LONG BEACH, NY) – Nassau County Democratic Legislative Leader Kevan Abrahams (D-LD1) (right) and Long Beach City Council President Scott Mandel enjoy the day at the Long Beach Polar Bear Plunge on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, supporting the Make-A-Wish Foundati...Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2014

Important Message for RVC Retailers

February 5, 2014
Important Message for RVC RetailersNew credit card scam could affect local merchants

(ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D-Freeport), in conjunction with the Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce, ...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2014

Claim Your Earned Income Tax Credit Today!

February 19, 2014
Claim Your Earned Income Tax Credit Today!

(NASSAU COUNTY, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D-L.D. 1), in conjunction with the Health & Welfare Council of Long Island, would like to spread awareness about the Ea...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2014

Summer Recreation Program

February 19, 2014
Register for Nassau’s Summer Recreation Program

(NASSAU COUNTY, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D-L.D. 1) would like to inform residents that registration for Nassau’s 2014 Summer Recreation Program is underway, an...Read on...

Posted on: February 21, 2014

Tax Grievance Meeting

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February 21, 2014
Legislators Abrahams, Bynoe Host Tax Grievance Meeting

(EAST MEADOW, NY) – Nassau County Legislators Kevan Abrahams (D-L.D. 1) and newly-elected Siela Bynoe, who represents Legislative District 2, invite residents to attend a “FREE” ...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2014

Health Care Enrollment Drive

Health Care Enrollment Drive – Sunday, March 9th

(HEMPSTEAD, NY) – Nassau County Legislators Kevan Abrahams, Siela A. Bynoe and Laura Curran, in partnership with Planned Parenthood of Nassau County (PPNC) and The Health and Welfare Council of Long Isla...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2014

Save the Date Legislator Abrahams Seeks Businesses, Employers & Franchisors for 2014 Job/Career Fair

We are seeking businesses, industries, franchises who are interested in hiring qualified employees for their companies

The fair, hosted by the lawmaker, provides tremendous opportunities for employers as well as potential employees

(GARDEN...Read on...

Vendors for the 2014 Job Fair
Posted on: March 10, 2014

Legislator Abrahams Hosts Uniondale Community Health Fair

(UNIONDALE, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams (D-Freeport), along with Dr. Donald Humphrey, principal of Turtle Hook Middle School, and Major Terry Foster, Senior Army Instructor, Uniondale High School, are once again sponsoring a community he...Read on...


Posted on: April 26, 2017

Leg. Bynoe Announces Mobile Breast Cancer Screenings via the NUMC ‘MammoVan’ to Women in Hempstead

Legislator Siela Bynoe, In Partnership with Fidelis Care, Adelphi and Sisters United In Health, Announces Mobile Breast Cancer Screenings via the NUMC ‘MammoVan’ to Women in Hempstead

Legislator Bynoe to host Nassau University Medical Center mammography va...Read on...

Posted on: April 26, 2017

Roosevelt Field & Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe Partner for Youth-Focused Job Fair

Hundreds of job opportunities available as local retailers look to fill positions
GARDEN CITY, NY – Local high school students and young job seekers will have a great opportunity to get a foot in the door at one of the most successful retail destinations...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2016

FREE Smoke Detector Installation Day

Legislator Siela Bynoe along with the American Red Cross Spread Awareness of Fire Preparedness at ‘FREE Smoke Detector Installation Day’ to be held Tomorrow at Site Where Fire Occurred Last Year
Smoke Detector Installation Day to save local residents’ li...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2016

Legislator Siela Bynoe’s Crusade to Bring Mental Health First Aid Training to Nassau

Legislator Siela Bynoe’s Crusade to Bring Mental Health First Aid Training to Nassau includes the County's Police Department and Local School Districts

Last year, Legislator Siela Bynoe initiated outreach in Nassau County to reduce the stigma associated wi...Read on...

Posted on: January 25, 2016

Legislator Bynoe Hosts Property Tax Grievance Workshops

Residents will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with Department of Assessment staff to learn about tax exemptions as well as process their applications on-site

Nassau County Department of Assessment staff will be equipped with direct access...Read on...

Posted on: December 14, 2015

Leg. Bynoe Brings Mental Health First Aid Training to Nassau County

(MINEOLA, NY) - Over the years, we have been forced to deal with the consequences of untreated mental illness within communities across the nation, and Nassau County is no different. Legislator Bynoe has taken notice and has positioned herself as a foreru...
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Posted on: August 27, 2015

Legislator Bynoe to Co-Host ‘The Road to Success’ Backpack Giveaway in Westbury

Legislator Siela Bynoe, Supervisor Judi Bosworth, and Councilwoman Viviana Russell Co-Host Backpack Giveaway in partnership with the
Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (P.B.A.), Superior Officers Association & the Nassau County Detectives A...
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Posted on: August 4, 2015

Department of Assessment's Property Tax Exemption Outreach Workshops

Legislator Bynoe cordially invites you to attend Department of Assessment's Property Tax Exemption Outreach Workshops

Additional Info...
Posted on: June 5, 2015

How You Can Stop Mosquitoes!

Important Information to Keep You Safe

How You Can Stop Mosquitoes Flyer
Posted on: June 2, 2015

Legislator Bynoe to Hold a Community Meetings in Westbury, Lakeview & Hempstead

Residents will have the opportunity to speak with and ask questions of NICE Bus & Nassau County Taxi & Limousine Commission staff to improve our local public transportation.

For more information on the Community Meeting, please contact 516-571-6202 or ema...

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Community Meeting Flyer
Posted on: May 15, 2015

Legis. Bynoe Bill Grants Alarm-Fee Exemptions to Residents Facing Hardship

Legislation Would Provide Relief for Fixed-Income Seniors, Disabled Veterans, and the Unemployed

Mineola – Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (LD2) today introduced legislation to grant exemptions on residential-alarm fees and penalties for residents...Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2015

Legislator Bynoe Applauds Agencies Joining Forces to Help Tenants in Hempstead Fire

(HEMPSTEAD, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (2nd District) thanked the many agencies and organizations that quickly and efficiently worked together to care for and shelter tenants displaced after a fire that raged through a Terrace Avenue apar...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Legislator Siela A. Bynoe Honors Joyce M. Shackley as 2015 Trailblazer

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Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (D-Westbury) was proud to honor Hempstead resident Joyce M. Shackley on March 16th at the Seventeenth Annual Trailblazers Awards Ceremony held at the Nassau County Legislature. Ms. Shackley is a longtime member of the ...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Legislator Siela Bynoe Promotes Breast Cancer Screenings in Hempstead

TO: Local media, community members, and supporters

WHO: Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (D-Westbury)

WHAT: Legislator Siela Bynoe is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center C...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

Legislator Bynoe to Hold Department of Assessment Property Tax Grievance Outreach Workshops

Residents will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with Department of Assessment staff to learn about
tax exemptions as well as process their applications on-siteTO: Local media, taxpayers, community members, and community leaders.
WHO: Na...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

Legislator Siela Bynoe in Partnership with Planned Parenthood of Nassau County Holds an Affordable C

Event will give residents an opportunity to ask questions and explore coverage options with certified enrollment specialists.
Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D-Westbury), in partnership with Planned Parenthood of Nassau County, will be holding a...Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2015

Proposed Westbury Casino

Dear Presiding Officer Gonsalves,

As you are no doubt aware, the board of directors of the Nassau County Off-Track Betting Corporation (“OTB”) has recently announced plans to construct a large casino at the former Fortunoff site in the heart of Westbur...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2014

Press Advisory for Siela Bynoe Blood Drive December 2014

TO: Local media, community members and supporters

WHO: Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (D-Westbury)

WHAT: Legislator Siela Bynoe is pleased to host her second blood drive for 2014. The blood drive will be held at the ‘Yes We Can’ Community Cent...Read on...

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Legislator Siela Bynoe Promotes Breast Cancer Screenings and Blood Donations at Dual Event in Lakevi

TO: Local media, community members and supporters


WHO: Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (D-Westbury)

WHAT: Legislator Siela Bynoe is pleased to announce that the Nas...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2014

Legislator Siela Bynoe to Host Citizens Preparedness Training Programs in Hempstead and Westbury

To: Local media, community members and supporters

Who: Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (D-Westbury)

What: Legislator Siela Bynoe joins Governor Andrew Cuomo, Senators Kemp Hannon and Jack Martins with Assemblywoman Earlene Hooper and Assem...Read on...

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Posted on: August 26, 2014

Legislator Bynoe to Hold Breast Cancer Screenings

TO:    Local media, tax payers, community members and community leaders.

WHO:    Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D-Westbury) along with NUMC Screening Staff.

WHAT: Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Mammography Van

WHE...

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Posted on: August 26, 2014

Legislator Bynoe to Hold Department of Assessment’s Property Tax Exemption Outreach Workshops

Joined with Department of Assessment Staff, Residents will be able to learn more on applying for tax exemptions as well as be able to process their applications on-site

TO:    Local media, taxpayers, community members, and community leaders.

WHO:    Nassau...

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Posted on: August 6, 2014

Nassau County Democratic Minority Legislators to Attend 2014 ‘National Night Out’ Events Throughout

Nassau County Democratic Legislator’s will be attending ‘National Night Out’ Events Throughout Nassau County.  Look out for our Legislators at the following events:

Nassau County Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams - Unionda...

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Posted on: July 31, 2014

Legislator Bynoe Brings Mammograms to 2nd Legislative District

(WESTBURY, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe (D-Westbury) is proud to bring the NUMC Mammography Van to Westbury on Wednesday August 27, 2014 from 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Magnolia Gardens, 899 Broadway, Westbury, NY 11590.

This special prog...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2014

Legislator Bynoe Secures Capital Funds for Lakeview Public Library

(LAKEVIEW, NY) – Legislator Siela Bynoe, along with Nassau County secured capitol funds of $127,900.00 to be dedicated to the Lakeview Public Library for use in making important updates to even further help enhance the facility and foster an even better e...Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Legislator Bynoe Honors Dr. Betty Hylton

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March 5, 2014
Legislator Bynoe Honors Dr. Betty Hylton

(MINEOLA, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D-Westbury) was proud to honor Dr. Irene “Betty” Hylton for her outstanding work as an educator, activist and advocate during a presentatio...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2014

Siela Bynoe to be Inducted as District 2 Legislator

Siela Bynoe to be Inducted as District 2 Legislator
A very special presentation recognizing African American History Month to follow

Friday, February 24, 2014Contact: Lauren Corcoran-Doolin
516-640-6933TO: Local media, community members and su...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2014

Financial Aid Workshops Coming to Hofstra

March 10, 2014
Financial Aid Workshops Coming to Hofstra

(HEMPSTEAD, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D-Westbury) would like to inform constituents about two upcoming financial aid seminars, provided by Project Grad LI and United Way of ...Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2014

Health Care Enrollment Drive March 24

March 24, 2014
Legislator Bynoe Hosts Health Care Enrollment Drive

(WESTBURY, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (D-Westbury), in partnership with Planned Parenthood of Nassau County (PPNC), will be holding an Affordable Care Act (ACA) enro...Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2014

Health Care Enrollment Drive

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April 2, 2014

Legislator Bynoe Hosts Health Care Enrollment Drive
Legislator Siela Bynoe joined by healthcare allies to promote enrollment into the affordable healthcare act in final weekend..

(WESTBURY, NY) – Legislator Bynoe was joined on Sunday,...Read on...

Posted on: April 8, 2014

"Meet the Elected Officials" night at the Westbury Public Library

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(WESTBURY, NY) - Legislator Bynoe attends "Meet the Elected Officials" Night hosted by the Westbury Public Library on April 3, 2014. Attendees included constituents and the Library Board of Trustees

Shown in the photo: Legislator Laura Schae...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2014

Educational Cancer Awarness Workshop

April 25, 2014
Legislator Bynoe Hosts Free Educational Cancer Awareness Workshops

Legislator Siela Bynoe, joined by community & healthcare allies to promote awareness & education on cancer to local communities

(WESTBURY, NY) - Legislator Si...Read on...

Improve your Health Flyer
Posted on: March 23, 2014

Community Development Seminars

May 23, 2014
Legislator Bynoe to Host Housing& Community Development Seminars
Legislator Siela Bynoe, in partnership with the Nassau County Office of Housing & Community Development, will be holding three seminars focused on community growth a...Read on...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Nassau Democratic Legislator Carrie Solages Calls on Town of Hempstead

Supervisor Santino and Town Board, to Place Temporary Moratorium on ALL PILOT’s being Negotiated by Hempstead IDA until Controversial Valley Stream Green Acres PILOT is Properly Reviewed and Audited

(Mineola, NY) – Since tax bills with increases up t...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

Legislator Solages Stands with County Leaders & Community Stake Holders

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Legislator Solages Stands with County Leaders & Community Stake Holders to Mark Re-Opening of Nassau’s Fifth Precinct in Elmont

(Elmont, NY) – After more than three years of tireless advocacy by Legislator Carrie Solages along with Elmont and West...Read on...

Posted on: May 15, 2015

05/15/15 Legislator Carrié Solages is hosting a Haitian History Month Celebration

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On Friday, May 15, 2015, Legislator Carrié Solages is hosting a Haitian History Month Celebration, in honor of Haitian history and culture. This free event will run from 6pm-8:30 pm and will be held at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Bui...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2014

11/24/14- Legislator Carrié Solages For our 2nd Annual Veterans “Thank You” Breakfast

WHEN: Saturday, November 8, 2014
WHERE: American Legion Post 1033
60 Hill Avenue, Elmont, NY 11003
TIME: 10AM – 12PM
ALL VETERANS WELCOME
Continental Breakfast

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Posted on: November 24, 2014

11/21/14 - Legislator Solages Honored Our Nation’s Bravest During Appreciation Breakfast on Nov 8th

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Over fifty people attended Legislator Carrié Solages’ Second Annual Veterans Day Appreciation Breakfast held at American Legion Post 1033 in Elmont on Saturday, November 8th. Veterans had a valuable opportunity to network with advocates and community lead...Read on...

Posted on: November 24, 2014

11/24/14 - Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages Presents Free Tax Workshops

Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages Presents Free Tax Workshops on How to File a Grievance with the Assessment Review Commission
ELMONT :January 6th at the Elmont Public Library from 6:30-8:30pm located at
700 Hempstead Turnpike, ElmontJanuary ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 24, 2014

10/24/2014 - Legislator Solages fights to restore the vital Community Policing Unit.

Keeping the “POP” Cops in Our Community Legislator Solages fights to restore the vital Community Policing Unit.

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

Legislator Solages Recognizes the Historic Contributions of Haitian and African American Soldiers

Legislator Carrié Solages will commemorate the contributions of Haitian and African American freedom fighters in U.S. War History

TO: Local media, community members and supporters

WHO: Nassau County Legislator Carrie Solages (D-Elmont)

WH...Read on...

Press Advisory for Mileva Conference 2014
Posted on: October 3, 2014

Legislator Solages Urges Residents to Attend the Rockaway Turnpike Public Rally on October 5th

Legislator Carrié Solages will stand side-by-side with elected officials and constituents to advocate for an accelerated construction schedule for NY 878

TO: Local media, community members and supporters

WHO: Nassau County Legislator Carrie Solages ...Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2014

Nassau County Democratic Minority Legislators to Attend 2014 ‘National Night Out’ Events Throughout

Nassau County Democratic Legislator’s will be attending ‘National Night Out’ Events Throughout Nassau County.  Look out for our Legislators at the following events:

Nassau County Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams - Unionda...

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Posted on: August 5, 2014

Legislator Solages to Host 2014 ‘National Night Out’ in Valley Stream

Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages along with Green Acres Mall, the Shanni E. Duplessy Memorial Scholarship Fund, and many other local businesses and organizations – are hosting the Annual ‘National Night Out’ Against Crime. This year the event will...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2014

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Greetings,

As you may know, we recently celebrated the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This civil rights legend sacrificed his life in order to make our country a more perfect union. I respectfully ask that you ob...Read on...

Posted on: March 5, 2014

Honors Inwood Resident Barbara Thompson

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Legislator Solages Honors Inwood Resident Barbara Thompson

(MINEOLA, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages (D-Elmont) was proud to honor Inwood resident Barbara Thompson for her unwavering commitment to service during a presentation, recognizin...Read on...

Posted on: January 31, 2014

U.S. House of Representatives Passage of a Farm Bill Cutting SNAP by nearly $9 Billion

January 31, 2014

Statement of Legislator Solages in Response to U.S. House of Representatives Passage of a Farm Bill Cutting SNAP by nearly $9 Billion

(MINEOLA, NY) – On behalf of the 68,000 middle class and working class families of Nassau County w...Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Warns Residents and Local Leaders that, if “Smoking 21” Legislation is Not Passed, Nassau Communitie

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Legislator Solages Warns Residents and Local Leaders that, if “Smoking 21” Legislation is Not Passed, Nassau Communities Along NYC Line Will Become Havens for Teen Cigarette and Tobacco Sales and Use

Legislator Carrie Solages calls upon Presiding Offic...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2014

Long Island Cares, Inc., Veterans Advocates, & Volunteers to Distribute Easter Meals to Nassau Veter

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Legislator Solages Joined Long Island Cares, Inc., Veterans Advocates, & Volunteers to Distribute Easter Meals to Nassau Veterans
Legislator Carrie Solages participated in a special holiday program handing out Easter meals and toys to veterans and th...Read on...

Posted on: January 14, 2014

Four Years Later and Haiti Still Needs Help 4th Anniversary of Haiti’s devastating Earthquake!

Four Years Later and Haiti Still Needs Help
4th Anniversary of Haiti’s devastating Earthquake!(Jan. 14 - Mineola, NY) - On the 4th Anniversary of Haiti’s devastating earthquake, it is important not to forget the 316,000 victims that tragically lost the...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Legislator Carrié Solages Urges County Executive Mangano to Reverse the Decision Eliminating ‘POP CO

Legislator Carrié Solages Urges County Executive Mangano to Reverse the Decision Eliminating ‘POP COP’ Unit That Has Been Effective In Addressing Gang and Gun Violence As Well As Other Safety and Quality Of Life Issues
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Posted on: March 15, 2019

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE TO HOLD SECOND REASSESSMENT HEARING

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE TO HOLD  

SECOND REASSESSMENT HEARING

The Nassau Legislature will be holding a second legislative hearing on the topic of the County Executive’s Reassessment Plan and its impact on Nassau homeowners. All residents ar...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD SPONSORS A MEMORY SCREENING PROGRAM IN LONG BEACH

LEGISLATOR FORD SPONSORS A MEMORY SCREENING PROGRAM IN LONG BEACH

Shown in photograph above, left to right: Legislator Ford, Zarina Ali and Lisa Steinberg.

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently joined with the Alzheimer’s Foundation to spo...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

REPUBLICAN MAJORITY’S REBUTTAL TO THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S STATE OF THE COUNTY SPEECH

Good evening.  I am Legislator Laura Schaefer and want to thank News 12 for giving me this opportunity to provide a few brief remarks on the State of Nassau County on behalf of the Republican Majority in the Legislature.

To begin, let me say that no p...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

Tuesday

March 26, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Lawrence Country Club

101 Causeway, Lawrence

Thursday

April 4, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Oceanside Library

30 Davison Ave., Oceanside

If you are a homeowner who disagrees with your hom...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

LONG ISLAND CARES 8TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE PET FOOD DRIVE

LONG ISLAND CARES 8TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE PET FOOD DRIVE

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to participate in the 8th Annual Legislative Pet Food Drive. The Legislative Pet Food Drive brings together all levels of state and local elect...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

LEGISLATOR FORD AND THE ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA PRESENT A FREE MEMORY SCREENING PROGRAM

LEGISLATOR FORD AND THE ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA PRESENT A FREE MEMORY SCREENING PROGRAM

 

Legislator Ford invites you to have a free Memory Screening sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

 

•   M...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FROM LEGISLATOR FORD RE: THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S REASSESSMENT PLAN

The deadline to challenge your property assessment has been extended to

April 30, 2019

The Nassau County Legislature has passed legislation extending

the property assessment grievance period to April 30, 2019. 

The new period for filing a grievance is

JAN...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ANNOUNCES BLOOD EMERGENCY APPEAL FOR DONORS

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ANNOUNCES BLOOD EMERGENCY APPEAL FOR DONORS

Winter storms, frigid temperatures and wide spread flu are making it harder for local communities to maintain their critical blood supply.

Cancelled blood drives and reduced donor turnou...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

Thursday

Jan. 24, 2019

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Long Beach Public Library

111 West Park Ave., Long Beach

Thursday

Feb. 7, 2019

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Island Park Public Library

176 Long Beach Rd., Island Park

If you are a homeowner wh...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

KEEP YOUR HOME DELIVERIES SAFE FROM PACKAGE THIEVES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

KEEP YOUR HOME DELIVERIES SAFE FROM PACKAGE THIEVES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

 

Legislator Ford and the Nassau County Police Department 

offer these package theft prevention tips to help

keep your packages safe this holiday season 

 

If you h...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Toys for Tots Toy Drive

HELP US BRING A SMILE TO A

NEEDY CHILD THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20TH

Toys...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

LEGISLATOR FORD TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

 

Tuesday, November 13, 2018  •  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC - 15 Neil Ct., Oceanside

 

You can save the life of a loved one from overdose!

&...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN

 REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

 

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD ANNOUNCES CAREER & MEGA JOB FAIR AT NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE

LEGISLATOR FORD ANNOUNCES 

CAREER & MEGA JOB FAIR 

AT NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE 

 

~  FREE ADMISSION  ~  FREE PARKING  ~

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2018

10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

9:00 A.M. (Veterans Only Admission)

at...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Press Release / DILAPIDATED INWOOD BUILDING TO BE DEMOLISHED

OFFICE OF THE NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE · MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Executive Press Office 516-571-4225

Curran: Dilapidated Inwood Building to be Demolished 

 

INWOOD, NY– Nas...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Press Release / E-Cycling Event

E-CYCLING BEGINS WITH YOU!

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2018  -  8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Point Lookout Town Park – PARKING LOT

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford wants residents to know they have the opportunity to safely and securely recycle unwanted e...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Press Release / STOP Program

S.T.O.P. – STOP THROWING OUT POLLUTANTS

Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2018

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

North Woodmere Park – Branch Blvd., North Woodmere

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Media Advisory / PR Check Scam

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Press Briefing Notification / 9/11 MEMORIAL

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all schools....

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD ANNOUNCES HEAT ADVISORY FOR NASSAU COUNTY

LEGISLATOR FORD ANNOUNCES 

HEAT ADVISORY FOR NASSAU COUNTY

 

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to remind residents that as the temperature rises, it's important to KEEP YOUR COOL. Know the warning signs, and treatment, of co...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Legislator Denise Ford Invites You To Attend The 15th Annual F. F. Harry S. Ford Community Blood Dr

Thursday, September 6, 2018  •  3:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Knights of Columbus Hall – 970 W. Beech St., Long Beach

National statistics have proven that one in three people will require a blood transfusion at some point in their life, yet far...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

LEGISLATOR DENISE FORD SPONSORS BIKE HELMET GIVEAWAY!

LEGISLATOR DENISE FORD SPONSORS BIKE HELMET GIVEAWAY!

On Tuesday August 14th, Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford distributed free bicycle helmets to nearly 50 children and adults in Point Lookout.

Legislative District 4 and its surrounding communitie...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

2018 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Oceanside Public Library – 30 Davison Ave., Oceanside

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Long Beach Public Library – 111 West Park Ave., Long Beach

Nassau County Legislator De...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

RIP CURRENTS

As waves travel from deep to shallow water, they will break near the shoreline. When waves break strongly in some locations and weakly in others, this can cause circulation cells which are seen as rip currents: narrow, fast-moving belts of water traveling...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

FOOD SAFETY TIPS FOR THE SUMMER SEASON

 Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Department of Health would like to remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dining and go on picnics, it also presents opportunities for foodborne bacteria to ...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Legislator Ford would like to offer some tips to help keep trips to the beach as safe as can can be

Few things scream “summer” to Long Islanders more than soaking up some rays with the scent of salt water in the air and sand between your toes. But it’s not all about fun in the sun!

A beautiful day at the beach can turn into tragedy in a...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD ASKS YOU TO REMEMBER: BICYCLE SAFETY STARTS WITH YOU!

The summer is perfect for going out and enjoying a bike ride to take in all the natural beauty Nassau County has to offer.  However, it is important to remain safe while doing so. Be sure to remember that bicycle safety starts with you - always w...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER DECLARES BLOOD EMERGENCY

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER 

DECLARES BLOOD EMERGENCY

 

Organizers hope the appeal will encourage an additional 1000 – 1500 donors each month throughout the summer to help save lives

 

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like residents to...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

NASSAU COUNTY RAISES AGE TO PURCHASE CIGARETTES AND OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS TO 21

During a recent meeting of the Nassau County Legislature, Alternate Deputy Presiding Officer Denise Ford along with members of the County Legislature unanimously voted to prohibit the sale of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, JUUL, vaping equipment, chewing tobac...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

Date: Sunday, June 24, 2018

Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bay Park – East Rockaway

(Use 1st Ave. entrance)

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S.T.O.P.) is coming ...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

LEGISLATOR DENISE FORD HONORED BY PEOPLE’S CHURCH OF LONG BEACH

The People’s Church of Long Beach recently honored Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford for her support of their Bible Art Program by dedicating a restored wood carving in her honor.

“I was humbled to be honored for my support of the Bible ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

WERE YOU ADVERSELY AFFECTED BY CONTRACTOR ISSUES IN THE AFTERMATH OF SUPER STORM SANDY?

During recent community forums regarding Super Storm Sandy held, a number of residents indicated that contractors/subcontractors are having liens filed against their property.

If that is happening/has happened to you, please contact the Nassau County Depar...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

LONG ISLAND MARATHON ROAD CLOSURES

LONG ISLAND MARATHON ROAD CLOSURES

for sunday, may 6, 2018

This Sunday, May 6th is the Long Island Marathon. Be aware of these road closures for the event:

Northern State Parkway - Exits to Post Avenue and Wantagh Parkway will be closed from 6:30...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Free legal Consultation Clinics

Free Legal Consulting

Posted on: April 2, 2018

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S.T.O.P.) is coming to our area and will take place Sunday, April 29th from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The drop site is loca...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Statement from Nassau County Legislative Majority Concerning the State Budget and Nassau County’s As

“Yesterday, we learned from media sources that the Curran administration, working with the Cuomo administration, had quietly submitted a bill to the state legislature for consideration, in connection with the budget process being finalized in Al...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

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Monday, April 16, 2018 • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Woodmere Fire Department20 Irving Place, Woodmere, NY 11598

You can save the life of a loved one from overdose!

Every day, at least one Long Islander dies from an opiate overdose. And those are only the ...Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD HONORS CHRISTINA TISI-KRAMER

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Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford had the privilege of Co-Chairing the 20th Annual Women's History Month celebration at the Nassau County Legislature.

As part of the celebration, each Legislator chooses a woman from their district to honor. Legislat...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD SECURES FUNDING FOR PT. LOOKOUT-LIDO FIRE DISTRICT AMBULANCE

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was able to secure the funding needed to provide the Point Lookout-Lido Fire District with a new ambulance.

“I was proud to take a tour today of the new Point Lookout-Lido Fire District Ambulance # 258 that I ...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD CELBRATES READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY AT LAWRENCE PRIMARY SCHOOL#2

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford took part in the National Education Association’s Read Across America Day, a nationwide reading celebration that takes place annually on March 2—Dr. Seuss’s birthday.

To celebrate this annual event, an...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD CONGRATULATES NEW POLICE COMMISSIONER PATRICK RYDER

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On Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, Patrick Ryder was unanimously confirmed as Nassau County's permanent police commissioner. Nassau County Executive Laura Curran swore in Ryder in a brief ceremony in the legislature's Mineola chambers.
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Posted on: February 28, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD HONORS COUNCILWOMAN ANISSA MOORE

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At the February 26th Meeting of the Nassau County Legislature, Legislator Denise Ford had the great privilege of honoring City of Long Beach Councilwoman Anissa Moore as one of The Nassau County Legislature's 2018 Black History Month Honorees.

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

LEGISLATOR FORD INTRODUCES LEGISLATION DESIGNED TO COMBAT OPIOID EPIDEMIC

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Nassau County Alternate Deputy Presiding Officer Denise Ford introduced legislation designed to help combat the opioid epidemic. The new legislation will expand Nassau County’s current social host law to apply to controlled substances, including opioids. ...Read on...

Posted on: February 8, 2018

Legislator FORD announces: last day to file a property TAX ASSESSMENT grievance is april 2, 2018

Legislator Denise Ford announces that the last date that Nassau County homeowners can file a property tax assessment grievance has been extended to April 2nd.  If you are a homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment on...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

DENISE FORD SWORN IN FOR 12TH SESSION OF NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE

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On Friday, January 5th, 2018, Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford took the oath of office for her new term in a ceremony at the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City.

State Senator Elaine Phillips swore in Legislator Ford and the other Legislators ...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2018

COLD WEATHER SAFETY TIPS

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As the temperature drops into the single digits this weekend, Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford offers these 10 cold weather safety tips listed below to help you and your family stay safe and warm all winter long:

1. Layer up! Wear layers of lightwe...Read on...

Posted on: November 28, 2017

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

The holiday season is a time to celebrate with friends and family, but the hectic pace can also present increased risks, especially if you are on a quest for gifts. Overcrowded stores and an increase in online shopping of...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES!

save on your property taxes!HURRY! application deadline is January 2, 2018!Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford reminds homeowners that there are a variety of tax exemptions that can help reduce your property taxes.  Nassau County homeown...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

HELP US BRING A SMILE TO A NEEDY CHILD THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!

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Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford has teamed up with the
United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive. New, unwrapped toys will be collected until
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 20TH

Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive drop-off boxes f...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2017

BEWARE OF PORCH PIRATES!

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If you have ever ordered clothing, jewelry, gifts, or any other merchandise by phone, computer, or mail chances are those items were delivered straight to your home. Most deliveries DO NOT require a signature and are generally left at your front door even...Read on...

Posted on: October 18, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD ANNOUNCES MEGA JOB FAIR AT NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE

~  FREE ADMISSION  ~  FREE PARKING  ~ 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2017

10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. (General Admission)

9:00 A.M. (Veterans Only Admission)

at

Nassau Community College

1 Education Drive, Building P (Gym), Garden City, NY

Na...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Department of Health offer these Halloween Safety Tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyon...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

S.T.O.P. - HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM

STOP THROWING OUT POLLUTANTS!

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2017  -  8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

North Woodmere Park – Branch Blvd., North Woodmere

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Wa...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD INVITES YOU TO ATTEND A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

FRIday, OcT. 6, 2017  -  1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Long Beach Public Library – 111 West Park Ave., Long Beach

 

wednesday, OCT. 11, 2017  -  1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Oceanside Public Library – 30 Davison Ave., Oceanside

Nassau County Le...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

9-11 Memorial

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Harvey Victims Need Our Help

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Legislator D. Ford Invites You To Attend The 14th Annual F. F. Harry S. Ford Community Blood Drrive

Legislator Denise Ford Invites You To Attend 

The 14th Annual F. F. Harry S. Ford Community Blood Drive

Thursday, September 28, 2017  •  3:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Knights of Columbus Hall – 970 W. Beech St., Long Beach

National statistic...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

14th Annual C.U.R.B. Bike Ride Through Long Beach

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was on hand at another successful C.U.R.B. Bike Ride! The 14th Annual Bike Ride through Long Beach helped to support C.U.R.B. (Citizens United to Remove Barriers), a non-profit organization which gives the physically c...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD ATTENDS NATIONAL PURPLE HEART DAY CEREMONY IN ISLAND PARK

On Sunday, August 6th as the nation observed National Purple Heart Day, Legislator Denise Ford, the Museum of American Armor, Hope’s Land of Candy and neighboring retailers joined forces to honor those who received the legendary military award w...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD ATTENDS SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL INFORMATION SESSION

       LEGISLATOR FORD ATTENDS SOUTH NASSAU 

       COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL INFORMATION SESSION

Legislator Denise Ford recently stopped in at Long Beach Library to join the South Nassau Communities Hospital Public I...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD WARNS RESIDENTS TO AVOID BECOMING A VICTIM OF IRS PHONE SCAMS

LEGISLATOR FORD WARNS RESIDENTS TO 

AVOID BECOMING A VICTIM OF IRS PHONE SCAMS

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford is joining with the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs and the Nassau County Police Department to warn residents to beware of ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD OFFERS RIDE-SHARING SAFETY TIPS FOR PASSENGERS

New York State recently passed a law that authorizes ride-sharing services to legally operate in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Ride-sharing services can be a valuable resource and have been in use all over the country for a number of years. As ride-sharing...

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Legislator Denise Ford Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography

NEW DATE:  Tuesday, July 25, 2017 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon

Stop & Shop Shopping Plaza – East Park Ave., Long Beach

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be coming t...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

Summer Safety Tips

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to remind you that while summer is a time of sun and fun, it can also be a dangerous time as temperatures rise higher.

According to a National Health Statistics report, about 250 people die in the U.S. every ...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

LIRR SUMMER REPAIR SCHEDULE UPDATE

LIRR SUMMER REPAIR SCHEDULE UPDATE

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford would like to share the most recently updated Long Island Rail Road Summer Repair Schedule with residents from the 4th Legislative District that use the LIRR branches listed below to go to and from work to help ease th...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

HOMEOWNERS BEWARE

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

NY Blood Center and Leg. Ford urge public to donate blood to replenish critically low blood supply

New York Blood Center and Legislator Denise Ford 

urge the public to donate blood to replenish critically low blood supply

 

New York Blood Center (NYBC) has declared a blood emergency in New York. That is why Legislator Denise Ford is joining with N...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD WANTS TO HELP YOU AVOID BECOMING A VICTIM OF IDENTITY THEFT!

AVOID BECOMING A VICTIM OF IDENTITY THEFT!

Identity theft is a crime where a thief steals your personal information, such as your full name or social security number, to commit fraud. Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Police Department offer several preventative tips to help you from be...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

AN IMPORTANT SAFETY UPDATE FROM LEGISLATOR DENISE FORD: HURRICANE SEASON IS HERE!

Hurricane season for Nassau County began on June 1st and continues through November 30th.   The best way to protect your family and pets during a major storm or emergency is to be prepared ahead of time. 

Superstorm Sandy was the worst natural di...

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Posted on: June 6, 2017

Legislator Denise Ford Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography

Legislator Denise Ford Proudly Announces 

Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

 

 Wednesday, July 12, 2017 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •

Stop & Shop Shopping Plaza – East Park Ave., Long Beach

Legislat...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

S.T.O.P. - HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM

S.T.O.P. - HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION PROGRAM

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S.T.O.P.) is coming to our area and will take place Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 8am to 3pm. The drop site is located a...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

CRIME IS DOWN 27% IN NASSAU COUNTY

While holding the line on property taxes, Legislator Denise Ford and the Republican Majority have invested significant resources in the Nassau County Police Department to help keep our neighborhoods safe. Crime is down 27% since 2010 and residential burgl...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Waste Collection Program

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Waste Collection Program

Date: Sunday, April 30, 2017
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pmLong Beach City Hall Parking Lot
Centre Street off Park Avenue

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Prog...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

Legislator Ford Honored by Artists in Partnership, Inc.

Legislator Ford Honored by Artists in Partnership, Inc

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was recently honored by Artists in Partnership, Inc. and Long Beach REACH on the occasion of their First Annual Women in the Arts Awards and Recognition Fundraiser Party held at the Allegria Hotel in Long Beach.

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

PLEASE STAY SAFE DURING THE UPCOMING STORM

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The Nassau County Department of Public Works (DPW) has 22,000 tons of road salt and 2,250 tons of road sand on hand. DPW’s snow fighting fleet includes 115 plow/salt trucks, 20 pick-ups with plows and sanders, 10 payloaders and 3 brine trucks that cover 2...Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD ATTENDS IRISH-AMERICANS IN GOVERNMENT ST. PATRICK’S DAY LUNCHEON

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Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford enjoyed a wonderful afternoon recently at the Irish-Americans in Government St. Patrick's Day Luncheon at Carlton on the Park and got to spend some time with her Irish-American Partners in Government.

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCES NOW EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 17th

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NOW EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 17th

With an impending snowstorm impacting the region tomorrow, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced he has directed officials at the Assessment Review Commission (ARC) and Department of Assessment (DOA) to acc...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD HONORED AT ST. PATRICK’S DAY LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford had the privilege of being honored at The St. Patrick's Day Leadership Breakfast sponsored  by Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano.

The St. Patrick’s Day Leadership Breakfast was held at Miller&am...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD VISITS NEW IMPROVED NASSAU COLISEUM

LEGISLATOR FORD VISITS NEW IMPROVED NASSAU COLISEUM

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford completed a walk through tour of the soon to be new and improved Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale. Construction of this state-of-the-art facility is nearing its completion.

“The transformation is...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD REMINDS YOU: PEDESTRIAN SAFETY IS IMPORTANT

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford continues to work with the Nassau County Police Department and local law enforcement to ensure our roads are safe for drivers, bike riders and pedestrians.  All residents are urged to keep these simple guideli...

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Posted on: January 25, 2017

LEGISLATOR FORD JOINS WITH LONG BEACH GIRL SCOUTS

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Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently joined together with the Long Beach Girl Scouts for a great night when over 50 people came out to the first Girl Scout Cycling Club Bike Safety Art Show hosted by The Gentle Brew of Long Beach.

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR EXTENSION OF SENIOR TAX RELIEF

The 12 members of the Nassau Legislature’s Republican Majority caucus, led by Presiding Officer Norma L. Gonsalves, filed a resolution today calling on New York State to extend a tax abatement for Nassau County seniors.

Legislators learned on Friday...Read on...

Posted on: January 17, 2017

Legislator Ford Attends MLK Celebration in Long Beach

Legislator Ford Attends MLK Celebration in Long Beach

“I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to Long Beach Councilwoman Anissa Moore for organizing the celebration of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 16, 2017”, said Legislator Denise Ford after attending the City of Long Beach’s Annual...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2016

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES!

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES

HURRY! APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 2, 2017!

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford reminds homeowners that there are a variety of tax exemptions that can help reduce your property taxes.  Nassau County homeowners may be eligible for one or m...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

LEGISLATOR DENISE FORD ANNOUNCES PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PMIsland Park Public Library – 176 Long Beach Rd., Island Park

THURSDAY, JANUARY 12, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMLong Beach Public Library – 111 W. Park Ave., Long Beach

If you are a homeowner who disagrees...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

Distracted shoppers are often seen by criminals as easy targets during the busy holiday shopping season. Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Police Department want to offer you some safety tips to help minimize opportunities for criminals to try...Read on...

Posted on: October 26, 2016

Legislator Ford & Legislator Kopel invite you to attend a NARCAN OVERDOSE PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUM

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Monday, November 7, 2016 • 7:00 - 9:00 PMOceanside Middle School – 186 Alice Ave., Oceanside

Every day, at least one Long Islander dies from an opiate overdose. And those are only the ones we know of – the ones directly caused by heroin or ...
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Posted on: October 21, 2016

Legislator Denise Ford Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography

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• Wednesday, November 30, 2016 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •
Stop & Shop Shopping Plaza – East Park Ave., Long Beach

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be coming to our a...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN- REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

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Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

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Posted on: September 28, 2016

Help Prevent The Spread of Mumps

Help Prevent The Spread of Mumps

In preparation for the Long Beach Irish Heritage Day Parade and Festival on Saturday, October 1, 2016, Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Department of Health reminds residents that Mumps is still circulating in Long Beach and the ...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

13th Annual F. F. Harry S. Ford Community Blood Drive

Thursday, September 22, 2016 • 3:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
Knights of Columbus Hall – 970 W. Beech St., Long Beach
If you needed blood, you’d expect it to be there. Wouldn’t you? Please do your part.
For medical and travel questions concerning blood donations call...
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Posted on: August 23, 2016

FREE OVERDOSE PREVENTION SEMINAR IN ISLAND PARK

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Island Park Public Library -  176 Long Beach Rd., Island Park 

Continuing to combat the heroin epidemic and save countless residents’ lives, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mang...

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Posted on: August 12, 2016

Legis. Ford & The Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Warn Residents:Be Aware of the Scams!

Scam Alert

Legislator Denise Ford and the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs want to notify taxpayers to beware of solicitations offering a fee-based service to apply for the School Tax Relief (STAR) property tax exemption when homeowners can apply for fre...

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

Sandy Fee-Waiver Relief

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On August 1, 2016, Legislator Denise Ford and all members of the Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously to approve a local law to extend economic hardship relief to the victims of Superstorm Sandy by providing a waiver of county fees associated with ...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

Legislator Ford Announces Job Opportunities for Part-Time Crossing Guards

Job Opportunities for Part-Time Crossing Guards

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford announces that the Nassau County Police Department is currently seeking Part-Time Crossing Guards for assignments throughout Nassau County. Starting salary for this position is $18.00 per hour with no fringe benefits. ...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

Legislator Ford Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

Property Tax

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year. To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, the...Read on...

Posted on: June 10, 2016

Legislator Ford to Host Free Child Car Seat Safety Inspections

Child Car Seat Safety Inspections

TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016 • 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Bay Park – East Rockaway, NY 11518 (First parking lot off Marjorie Ln.)

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford urges all parents, grandparents and caregivers to have their child car seats inspected on Tuesda...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Protect yourself from zika virus

Protect yourself from zika virus

 What is Zika Virus?

Zika Virus is a disease that is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito.  The Aedes Albopictus is a species, known as the Asian Tiger Mosquito, that can transmit the Zika Virus.

The most c...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Waste Collection Program

Stop Hazardous waste

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Waste Collection Program

Date: Saturday, June 11, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pmBay Park
First Ave., East Rockaway, NY 11518

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants...Read on...

Posted on: May 24, 2016

Auxiliary Police Department Gets New Vehicle

Auxiliary Police Department Gets New Vehicle

Legislator Denise Ford and Legislator Howard J. Kopel joined with Nassau County Auxiliary Police Commanding Officer Danny Gluck to announce the arrival of a New Auxiliary Police Vehicle.

Posted on: May 13, 2016

Legislator Ford Honors Outgoing Fire Commissioner Chair James N. Meezy, Jr.

Ford Honors Outgoing Fire Commissioner

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano officially installed nine new Fire Commissioners as well as Incoming Fire Commission Chairman Denis Collins. County Executive Mangano was joined by County Legislator Denise Ford and Town of Hempstead Councilman An...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

NARCAN OVERDOSE PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUM

You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

Unfortunately, many Long Islanders are abusing opioids like Oxycodone, Hydrocodone or Heroin, and are losing their lives to their addiction, and it can happen to your child or your loved one.

Legislator Ford and County Executive Mangano are sponsori...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

Legislator Ford to Host Free Child Car Seat Safety Inspections

Child Car Seat Safety

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford urges all parents, grandparents and caregivers to have their child car seats inspected on Tuesday, May 17th at the Atlantic Beach Village Hall. A Nassau County Traffic Safety Coordinator will inspect car seats and prov...Read on...

Posted on: March 23, 2016

Legislator Ford Honors Johanna Sofield at the 18th Annual Women’s History Month Awards Ceremony

Ford Honors Johanna

On Monday March 21st, The Nassau County Legislature took the time out to honor Women’s History Month with the 18th Annual “Women Trailblazers” Award Ceremony and Celebration. Legislator Denise Ford chose to honor Mrs. Johanna Sofield.

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Posted on: March 3, 2016

Legislator Ford Celebrates Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss Birthday

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday along with Mrs. Gibbons’ second grade class at Number Two School, Lawrence School District. Legislator Ford read a classic story written by the famous author to the class as part...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2016

Legis.Ford Helps Secure Funds to Obtain Critical Lifesaving Equipment for the Island Park Fire Dept.

Funds for IPFD Equiment

Legislator Ford was happy to assist in securing funds for critical lifesaving equipment for the Island Park Fire Department. Automated external defibrillators serve as a lifesaving piece of apparatus with regards to cardiac issues. Legislator Ford’s effor...Read on...

Posted on: February 16, 2016

Legislator Ford Attends Island Park Civic Association “Love Your Troops” Valentine’s Day Dance

Legislator Ford Attends Island Park Civic Association  Love Your Troops Valentines Day Dance

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was honored to attend the Island Park Civic Association’s "Love Your Troops" Valentine’s Day Dance.

“I was privileged to be able to recognize the “Love Your Troops” honorees and our very own Hometown Hero...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Legislator Ford Congratulates District 4’s New Eagle Scout!

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Legislator Ford was on hand to honor East Rockaway resident, Thomas Anthony Morris of Troop 230 Earning the Rank of Eagle Scout.

“Through your commitment to this worthwhile achievement you have joined the ranks of a chosen few whose character will enri...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2016

Legislator Ford Sworn In for Seventh Term At Nassau County Legislature

Legislator Ford Sworn In for Seventh Term

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford was sworn in for her seventh term at the Nassau County Legislature on Monday, January 4, 2016. Legislator Ford and the other 11 Republican Legislators were sworn in by the Honorable Peter T. King, United States Congre...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

2017-18 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT DISCLOSURE NOTICES ONLINE

2017-18 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT
DISCLOSURE NOTICES ONLINE

Mineola, NY - Acting County Assessor Jim Davis announced that notices of tentative assessed value for the 2017-2018 property tax year are available for viewing to homeowners on the Department ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2015

2016 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

2016 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford is sponsoring workshops to help residents file property tax assessment grievance applications. If you are a homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment as shown on your Nassau County Propert...Read on...

Applications
Posted on: November 18, 2015

SCAM ALERT!

Scam Alert

Legislator Denise Ford, County Executive Ed Mangano and Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter are urging citizens to be vigilant when receiving telephone solicitations requesting payment via Green Dot cards or Western Union.

It has come to the attention ...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Toys For TOTS

DROP OFF BOX LOCATIONS:

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Posted on: November 16, 2015

Legislator Ford Thanks Governor Cuomo for Port Ambrose LGN Veto

Legislator Ford Thanks Governor Cuomo for Port Ambrose LGN Veto

Thank you Governor Cuomo, for heeding the message and coming to our rescue! I was thrilled witness Governor Andrew Cuomo veto ?Port Ambrose LNG yesterday in Long Beach, along with my colleagues from the City of Long Beach government.Read on...

Posted on: November 5, 2015

Legislator Ford Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

Legislator Denise Ford Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van
• Tuesday, November 24, 2015 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon • Waldbaum’s Shopping Plaza – East Park Ave., Long Beach

Legislator Denise Ford is plea...

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Posted on: October 26, 2015

Legislator Ford Attends Nassau County Chambers of Commerce Awards Ceremony

NC County Chamber of Commerce

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently joined with New York State Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky in congratulating Mark & Richard McCarthy owners of Lola’s Kitchen & Wine Bar as winners of this year’s Outstanding Small Businesspersons of the Yea...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2015

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

JACK-O-LANTERNS

  • If a chil...
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Posted on: October 23, 2015

Legislator Ford Passes Expansion of Panic Alarm Legislation Beyond Schools

- Religious Institutions, Buildings, “Critical Infrastructure” to be included

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter recently announced the passage of new panic alarm legislation for places of gathering in N...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

ATTENTION HOMEOWNERS: APPLY NOW FOR PROPERTY TAX SAVINGS

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Nassau County homeowners are offered a variety of tax exemptions to help reduce property taxes. You may be eligible for one or more of the property tax exemptions described here.

For applications and brochures, please visit
www.nassaucountyny.gov/a...Read on...

Posted on: October 16, 2015

Raccoon Rabies Vaccine to be distributed by Truck

The areas of baiting will include all or parts of following communities:
Atlantic Beach, Cedarhurst, Hewlett, Inwood, Lawrence, Long Beach, Valley Stream, Woodmere and Woodsburgh.

Continuing the effort to eradicate raccoon rabies in Nassau County, ...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2015

Legislator Ford Congratulates Kiwanis Club of Oceanside on 70th Anniversary

Legislator Ford Congratulates Kiwanis Club  of Oceanside on 70th Anniversary

So honored I could join Distinguished President Thomas Cesiro in congratulating The Kiwanis Club of Oceanside’s Platinum Anniversary 70th Charter Night & Installation Dinner Honorees, Rabbi Mark Greenspan, Special Service Award Recipient & Mary Di...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2015

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Waste Collection Program

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S.T.O.P. Hazardous Waste Collection Program

Date: Sunday, October 18, 2015
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pmNorth Woodmere Park
Branch Blvd. & Hungry Harbor Rd., North Woodmere

Legislator Denise Ford is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Legislators Ford, Curran, Kopel, Rhoads & Kennedy Sponsor Accessibility and Elevation Workshops

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Are you a homeowner trying to resolve the issues between accessibility and elevation? We will address design solutions, policies and equipment that can be used to make your home both resilient and accessible.

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Legislator Ford Attends “Breakfast of Champions”

It was my privilege and honor to join in celebration of the Long Beach Aware “Breakfast of Champions” and offer my sincere congratulations to those who were honored for their support of this coalition.

This wonderful organization is to be comme...

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Posted on: October 1, 2015

Legislator Ford Attends St. Mary of the Isle Centennial Celebration

Legislator Denise Ford recently had the privilege to attend the Saint Mary of the Isle “Centennial Celebration” at the Bridgeview Yacht Club.

Shown in photo above: Legislator Ford along with Angelo Lomonte & Pastor Brian Barr.

Shown in photo bel...

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Posted on: October 1, 2015

Legislator Ford & County Executive Mangano invite you to attend a: NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

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You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

Thursday, October 15, 2015 • 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Long Beach Public Library

111 West Park Ave., Long Beach

Many of us know a loved one or relative that may be abusing opioids like Oxycodone, Hydrocodone...

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Posted on: September 8, 2015

Legislator Ford & The City of Long Beach Will be Hosting a 9-11 MEMORIAL

Legislator Ford and The City of Long Beach Will be Hosting a 911  MEMORIAL

Friday September 11th
11am
Virginia Avenue Garden

Posted on: August 31, 2015

PR Water Conservation AUG 2015

Water is an important part of our environment in Nassau County.  We are surrounded by ocean, bays, ponds, streams and inlets.  Additionally, Nassau County sits just a few hundred feet above our drinking water aquifers.  It i...

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Posted on: August 19, 2015

Free Legal Consultations for Seniors at the Nassau County Bar Association

The Nassau County Bar Association is offering free legal consultations for Nassau County residents 65 and older on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Bar Assn., 15th & West Streets in Mineola, a block south of Old Country Road. Ther...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2015

Legislator Denise Ford reminds homeowners about SEPTEMBER 15TH DEADLINE TO REVIEW FEMA CLAIMS

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I would like to remind National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) policyholders who filed a claim with FEMA as a result of Hurricane Sandy that they have until September 15th to register to have their files reviewed if they believe their claims were underpai...Read on...

Posted on: August 13, 2015

Legislator Denise Ford Invites You To Attend The 12th Annual F.F.Harry S. Ford Memorial Blood Drive

Legislator Denise Ford Invites You To Attend

The 12th Annual

F. F. Harry S. Ford Memorial Blood Drive

Thursday, September 17, 2015 • 3:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Knights of Columbus Hall – 970 W. Beech St., Long Beach

If you needed blood, you’d expect it to be ther...

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Posted on: August 13, 2015

Nassau County Legislature Hosts Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association Meet & Greet Breakfast

Meet and Greet Breakfast

Nassau county Legislator Denise Ford recently co-hosted the first Meet and Greet breakfast at the Legislature for the Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association (LIHPA). The breakfast was an invitation to personally introduce the legislators with the Hispan...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2015

LEGISLATOR FORD AND COUNTY EXECUTIVE MANGANO ANNOUNCE REGISTRATION DRIVE FOR R.E.A.C.H. PROGRAM

Nassau County Legislators Denise Ford and Howard Kopel, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter announced today that the Nassau County Police Department will host a registration drive for the Return Every A...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2015

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

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Legislator Denise Ford & County Executive Ed Mangano Invite You to Attend: NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 • 7:00 - 9:00 PMIsland Park Public Library - 176 Long Beach Rd., ...Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2015

Mangano And Ford: New Pitch and Putt At Nickerson Beach Now Open

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Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Denise Ford announced that a new Pitch and Putt at Nickerson Beach is now open.

County Executive Mangano stated, “The picturesque, seaside Pitch and Putt, created amongst the dunes of Nick...Read on...

Posted on: July 22, 2015

Legislator Ford Funds ShotSpotter For the Long Beach Police Department

Shotspotter for the LBPD

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford announced that she has secured $500,000 to bring ShotSpotter to the Long Beach Police Department. ShotSpotter utilizes sophisticated technology to pinpoint the exact location of gunfire and immediately alert law enfor...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2015

Legislator Ford Attends Camp Anchor Carnival

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Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford recently got to enjoy a beautiful day at the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association Sponsored Camp Anchor Carnival. Joining the Happy Campers and Legislator Ford were; Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky, PBA President Jame...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2015

The Long Beach Safe Routes to School Program and the NY Coalition for Transportation Safety

The Long Beach Safe Routes to School Program

and the NY Coalition for Transportation Safety

will Sponsor a

BICYCLE RODEO

for Children ages 5 to 12

on

Saturday, July 18, 2015

from 11:00AM to 1:00PM

in the School Yard of West School

91 Maryland Avenue, Long Be...

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Posted on: July 10, 2015

It’s Mosquito Season in Nassau County

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Mosquito season has begun. Many residents have contacted my office to alert me to the presence of mosquitoes and t