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Posted on: April 23, 2024

Mulé and Koslow With The Green Army For Earth Day Clean-Up at Freeport’s Brookside Preserve

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Ahead of the April 22 observance of Earth Day in America, Nassau County Legislators Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) joined forces with dozens of volunteers, including the Freeport-based no...

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Posted on: April 23, 2024

Legislator Koslow Celebrates Grand Openings of Merrick’s Crumbl Cookies and Nail House & Spa

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) joined with the Merrick Chamber of Commerce and his colleagues in government on Friday, April 19 to celebrate the grand openings of Crumbl Cookies (2104 Merrick Av...

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Posted on: April 18, 2024

Legislators Koslow & Mulé Host Narcan Training at Freeport Library

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) are partnering with the Westbury-based Thrive Recovery Center to host a Narcan training session at 6:30 p.m. at the Freeport Memorial Library on Thursday, April 18....

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Posted on: April 16, 2024

Mulé and Koslow Join Forces With The Green Army For Earth Day Clean-Up at Freeport’s Brookside Pres

WHAT – Ahead of the April 22 observance of Earth Day in America, Nassau County Legislators Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) will join forces with Freeport-based nonprofit The Green Army, residents, ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2024

Keeping Your Eye on the Ball - By Seth I. Koslow

Keeping Your Eye on the Ball

By Seth I. Koslow

As a youth baseball coach, one of the basic pieces of advice I give to my hitters is, “Keep your eye on the ball.” As your entire body engages in the load-up, the hip swivel, the swing, and ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2024

Legislators Koslow & Mulé Host Narcan Training at Freeport Library

WHAT – Nassau County Legislators Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) are partnering with the Westbury-based Thrive Recovery Center to host a Narcan training session at 6:30 p.m. at the Freepo...

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Posted on: April 11, 2024

Drucker & Koslow Commemorate Somber 6-Month Anniversary of Oct. 7 Assault on Israel

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Six months after the barbaric Oct. 7, 2023 assault upon Israel by Hamas terrorists, Nassau County Legislature Deputy Minority Leader Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) and Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) join...

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Posted on: April 8, 2024

Mulé & Koslow Join Forces With The Green Army Earth Day Clean-Up at Freeport’s Brookside Preserve

WHAT – Ahead of the April 22 observance of Earth Day in America, Nassau County Legislators Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) will join forces with Freeport-based nonprofit The Green Army, re...

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Posted on: April 3, 2024

Koslow Slams County Executive Blakeman’s Misguided Move to Recruit Armed Residents

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – In March 2024, Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman announced an initiative to recruit firearm-owning residents to serve as nonunion “special deputy sheriffs” to be mobilized during emergencies. Members of the coequal County Legislatur...

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Posted on: March 29, 2024

Legislator Koslow & Family Visit Freeport Easter Market

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D -Merrick) and his family joined the community for the annual Easter Eggstravaganza and Market at the Freeport Recreation Center on Sunday, March 24. The free event featured more than ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2024

Legislator Koslow Honors LI Youth Orchestra Conductor Scott Dunn

(ROCKVILLE CENTRE and BALDWIN, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) surprised constituent and longtime friend Scott Dunn by recognizing him during a Sunday, March 24 performance of the Long Island Youth Orchest...

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Posted on: March 29, 2024

Legislator Koslow Hosts Community Office Hours at Freeport Library

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) hosted his office’s first community office hours session at the Freeport Memorial Library on Monday, March 11. There, he and his constituents discussed ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2024

Legislator Koslow Hosts Community Office Hours at Merrick Library

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) hosted his office’s second community office hours session at the Merrick Public Library on Wednesday, March 20. There, he and his constituents discussed issues centered on infrastruct...

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Posted on: March 26, 2024

Koslow Approves Allocation of Nearly $1 Million in ARPA Funds to Nassau County PAL

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and his colleagues in the Legislature’s Minority Caucus voted today to allocate $950,000 in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds toward the Nassau Count...

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Posted on: March 22, 2024

Legislator Koslow Honors Bellmore Teacher Who Was Knighted for Commitment to Humanitarian Work

WHAT – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) will honor Calhoun High School social studies teacher David Russell Goldberg for achieving a unique honor through his humanitarian work.

Mr. Goldberg was recently “k...

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Posted on: March 22, 2024

Koslow Applauds Appellate Court Ruling to Uphold Gun Safety Law

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – On Thursday, March 21, a state appellate court ruled unanimously to uphold the state’s “red flag” law, which directs police to seek an order that temporarily removes an individual’s acces...

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Posted on: March 20, 2024

Legislator Seth I. Koslow Invites Residents to Attend Merrick Community Office Hours

WHAT: To get the pulse of the residents of the newly reapportioned Fifth Legislative District, Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) is hosting Community Office Hours in Merrick.

Legislator Koslow is scheduled to be at the Merrick...

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Posted on: March 19, 2024

Legislators Mulé and Koslow Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Seniors at Salvation Army

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislators Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with local seniors on Tuesday, March 19 during a special event hosted b...

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Posted on: March 19, 2024

Koslow Joins Enable Athletics for Inaugural Symposium

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) proudly attended the inaugural Enable Athletics symposium on Monday, March 11. The nonprofit organization, which was brainchild of Mepham High School 2024 valedict...

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Posted on: March 19, 2024

Koslow Guest Reader at New Visions Elementary’s Pick-A-Reading-Partner Event in Freeport

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) celebrated Pick-A-Reading-Partner Week in Freeport on Thursday, March 14 by serving as a guest reader in Miss Fernandez’s fourth-grade class and Miss Gr...

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Posted on: March 19, 2024

Koslow Honors Community Leaders During Black Educators Committee’s Legends Ball

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and Freeport’s Black Educators Committee honored an array of accomplished community leaders during their Legends Ball held at Verdi’s of Westbury on Satur...

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Posted on: March 13, 2024

Legislators Davis and Koslow Attend NCPD Departmental Awards Ceremony

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislators Scott M. Davis (D – Rockville Centre) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) proudly attended the Nassau County Police Department’s 144th Departmental Awards Ceremony, which was held at the David S. Mack Center for ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2024

Legislator Koslow Honors Young Athletes from Freeport Red Ravens

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) celebrated the achievements of Freeport’s young athletes during the Freeport Red Ravens Awards Banquet for football and cheerleading on Sunday, Feb. 10 ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2024 | Last Modified on: March 11, 2024

Legislator Koslow Celebrates ‘Read Across America Day’ in Freeport

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – In observance of National Read Across America Day, Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D - Merrick) stopped by Mrs. Garbus and Mrs. Correnti’s class at the Freeport Union Free School District’s Giblyn ...

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Posted on: March 11, 2024

Mulé and Koslow Join Forces With The Green Army For Earth Day Clean-Up at Freeport’s Brookside Pre

 WHAT – Ahead of the April 22 observance of Earth Day in America, Nassau County Legislators Debra Mulé (D - Freeport) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) will join forces with Freeport-based nonprofit The Green Army, residents, park lovers and local...

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Posted on: March 11, 2024

Koslow Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Freeport and Merrick Community Office Hours

WHAT: To get the pulse of the residents of the newly reapportioned Fifth Legislative District, Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) is hosting upcoming Community Office Hours events in Freeport and Merrick.    ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2024

Legislator Koslow Calls on County Executive Blakeman to Stand Down on Transgender Sports Ban

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) -  Today, the Office of New York Attorney General Letitia James issued a cease-and-desist letter to Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman, demanding the recission of his recent executive order which bans transgender women and gir...

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Posted on: February 29, 2024

Koslow and Mulé Commemorate Black History Month With Freeport - Roosevelt NAACP Branch

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislators Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) commemorated Black History Month with the Freeport-Roosevelt Branch of the NAACP on Saturday, Feb. 24 during a...

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Posted on: February 28, 2024

Koslow Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Freeport and Merrick Community Office Hours

WHAT: To get the pulse of the residents of the newly reapportioned Fifth Legislative District, Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) is hosting upcoming Community Office Hours events in Freeport and Merrick.

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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Blakeman Administration Has Spent Less Than $202,000 of $92.5 Million in Opioid Settlement Funds

Minority Caucus Reveals Blakeman Administration Has Spent Less Than $202,000 of $92.5 Million in Opioid Settlement Funds, Demands Immediate Deployment of Life-Saving Resources

The caucus later filed the “Families Against Fentanyl Act” a...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Legislator Koslow Meets With Chatterton Elementary’s Student Council

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) visited the Merrick Union Free School District’s Chatterton Elementary School on Friday, Feb. 16, where he spoke to members of the school’s Stu...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Legislator Koslow Supports Sparkle on Stage Mardi Gras Fundraiser

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislature Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) supported Sparkle on Stage’s Mardi Gras fundraiser on Sunday Feb. 11. Complete with live music, auctions and “funny money” blackjac...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Legislator Koslow Thanks Levy Lakeside School Sixth Graders for Valentine’s Day Anti-Hunger Efforts

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) visited the Norman J. Levy Lakeside School on Wednesday, Feb. 14 to thank sixth graders there for spreading the love on Valentine’s Day. There, youngster...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Legislator Koslow Partners with NuHealth to Host Breast Cancer Screenings

(MERRICK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D - Merrick) partnered with NuHealth and the Breast Imaging Center at Nassau University Medical Center to bring the breast cancer screening van to Temple Beth Am on Wednesday, Feb. 14. Du...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Davis and Koslow Featured Panelists at LIBOR New Faces of the Nassau & Suffolk County Legislatures

(FARMINGDALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Scott M. Davis (D – Rockville Centre) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) were among the featured panelists at the Long Island Board of Realtors (LIBOR) “New Faces of the Nassau &a...

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Legislator Koslow Sponsors Nassau DAI Cornhole Tournament

 

(WANTAGH, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) joined with the members and supporters as a sponsor of the Nassau County Detectives Association’s cornhole tournament, which was held at Mulcah...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Legislator Koslow Guest Reader at Lakeside Elementary’s Pick-A-Reading-Partner Event

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow once again had the privilege of serving as a guest reader during the Merrick Union Free School District’s Community Read Aloud at Levy Lakeside Elementary School on Monday, Feb....

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Legislator Koslow Honors JFK HS Regeneron Semifinalists

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – At the John F. Kennedy High School “Jam the Gym” basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 30, Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) honored a pair of impressive young scholars who excelled ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Legislator Koslow Attends Founder’s Day Services at Bethel AME Church in Freeport

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) – During the observance of February as Black History Month in America, Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow attended Founder’s Day services at Bethel AME Church in Freeport on Sunday, Feb. 11. Accompanied by his dau...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Legislators Davis and Koslow Attend Island Harvest Legislative Breakfast

(MELVILLE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislators Scott M. Davis (D – Rockville Centre) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) joined dozens of their colleagues in government and an array of corporate and community leaders in Melville on Friday, Feb. 9 at Island Har...

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Posted on: February 13, 2024

OP-ED SUBMISSION BY LEGISLATOR SETH I. KOSLOW - "A Journey of the Heart"

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A Journey of the Heart

By Seth I. Koslow

February is American Heart Month, and this is a story about my heart – both figuratively and literally. It’s the reason I am where I am today.  

I was born with a significant heart defect called Dextrocardia,...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Koslow Hails Biden Administration Approval of Reimbursements to Nassau for September Rainstorm

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – On Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2023 New York State Governor Kathy Hochul announced her request for a Major Disaster Declaration related to a substantial late-September rainstorm that deluged Nassau County. On Jan. 31, 2024, Governor Ho...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

Koslow Supports Merrick USFD Birch School’s Pick a Reading Partner Fundraiser

(MERRICK, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and his family supported the Merrick Union Free School District Birch School’s Pick a Reading Partner program during a special fundraiser at McDonald’s o...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

Koslow Invites Residents to Attend Free Online Community Assessment Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) is partnering with the Nassau County Assessment Review Commission (ARC) to host two free, virtual community assessment grievance workshops to inform residents about how to challenge the...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Legislators Davis and Koslow Support Moreano World Medical Mission

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislators Scott M. Davis (D – Rockville Centre) and Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) supported the philanthropic work of Moreano World Medical Mission and its upcoming medical mission to El Salva...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Koslow Swears in Terri Cohen-Lieberman as South Merrick Community Civic Association Secretary

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) had the privilege of swearing in Terri Cohen-Lieberman as the Secretary of the South Merrick Community Civic Association on Wednesday, Jan. 17.

“Through t...

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Koslow Joins S. Merrick Community Civic Association for David Sussman

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) joined the South Merrick Community Civic Association on Wednesday, Jan. 17 for a presentation by Israeli Defense Force (IDF) veteran David Sussman.

Working with Jus...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Koslow Commemorates MLK Day at Merrick Jewish Centre’s Annual Mitzvah Day of Service

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) and his family commemorated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 15 by supporting the Merrick Jewish Centre’s annual MLK Mitzvah Day.

Filled with s...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Koslow Decries ‘Swatting’ Incident Targeting Newbridge Road Elementary

(NORTH BELLMORE, N.Y.) – On Tuesday, Jan. 16, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder confirmed that, at 11:25 a.m., police received a 911 call claiming that “a male with a gun and possible shots fired at the Newbridge Road Ele...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Koslow Partners with NuHealth to Host Breast Cancer Screenings at Temple Beth Am in Merrick

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D - Merrick) is partnering with NuHealth and the Breast Imaging Center at Nassau University Medical Center to bring the breast cancer screening van to Temple Beth Am in Merrick from 8 a.m. – 11:45 a...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Legislator Koslow Invites Residents to Attend Free Online Community Assessment Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) is partnering with the Nassau County Assessment Review Commission (ARC) to host two free, virtual community assessment grievance workshops to inform residents about how to challenge the...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Seth I. Koslow Sworn In for First Term Representing Nassau County’s Fifth Legislative District

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) was sworn for his first term representing the residents of the Fifth Legislative District during inaugural ceremonies held on Friday, Jan. 5. The newly reapportion...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Legislator Koslow Serves as Guest Reader at Birch School

(MERRICK, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Seth I. Koslow (D – Merrick) had the honor of serving as special guest story time reader for pre-K students at the Merrick Union Free School District’s Birch School on Tuesday, Jan. ...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Legislator-Elect Koslow Hosts Toys for Tots Event at Freeport's Destiny House Christian Center

Legislator-Elect Koslow Hosts Toys for Tots Event at Freeport's Destiny House Christian Center

(FREEPORT, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator-Elect Seth Koslow (D - Merrick) joined forces with the Destiny House Christian Center in Freeport to ring in...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

Legislators-Elect Davis and Koslow Ring in Holiday Season At Nassau Coliseum Toys for Tots Drive

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislators-Elect Scott Davis (D – Rockville Centre) and Seth Koslow (D – Merrick) rang in the holiday season at one of the nation’s largest one-day Toys for Tots collection drives, which was held outside Nassau Veterans ...

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