Posted on: July 21, 2017

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA 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 17, 2017

SUMMER SAFETY TIPS – LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

LEARN TO PREVENT HEAT RELATED ILLNESS

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella 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...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

LIRR SUMMER REPAIR SCHEDULE UPDATE

LIRR SUMMER REPAIR SCHEDULE UPDATE

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella would like to share the most recently updated Long Island Rail Road Summer Repair Schedule with residents from the 8th Legislative District that use the LIRR branches listed below to go to and from work to he...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

NYBC and Legislator Muscarella urge the public to donate blood to replenish critically low supply

New York Blood Center (NYBC) has declared a blood emergency in New York. That is why Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella is joining with New York Blood Center to ask the public to please find time to donate blood at a NYBC donor center or convenient blood dr...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA 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 Vincent T. Muscarella and the Nassau County Police Department offer several preventative tips to help y...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

AN IMPORTANT SAFETY UPDATE FROM LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA: HURRICANE SEASON IS HERE!

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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: March 13, 2017

PLEASE STAY SAFE DURING THE UPCOMING STORM

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 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: 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.

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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 Vincent T. Muscarella reminds homeowners that there are a variety of tax exemptions that can help reduce your property taxes.  Nassau County homeowners may be eligible fo...

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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 Vincent T. Muscarella and the Nassau County Police Department want to offer you some safety tips to help minimize opportunities for crimin...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: August 12, 2016

Muscarella & The Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Warn Residents:Be Aware of these Scams

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Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella 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 app...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Legislator Muscarella Announces Job Opportunities for Part-Time Crossing Guards

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Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella 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 ...Read on...

Posted on: July 20, 2016

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE HONORS DALLAS POLICE OFFICERS

DALLAS POLICE OFFICERS

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella joined with PBA President James Carver and PBA 1st VP Pete Paterson to honor the five Dallas police officers who were slain on July 7, and to recognize the daily sacrifices made by all police officers nationw...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

Legislator Vincent Muscarella Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

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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 15, 2016

Legislator Muscarella Attends Feast of St. Anthony in Elmont

Feast of St. Anthony in Elmont

Nassau Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella attended the Feast of St. Anthony on Meacham Avenue in Elmont, and is seen here with local officials presenting a citation to Emedio Fazzini, President of the St. Anthony DiPadova Benevolent Association.

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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: March 22, 2016

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

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Nassau County Legislators Vincent Muscarella and Laura Schaefer are joining with County Executive Ed Mangano to invite you to attend this very important community meeting

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM
You can save a life of a loved one from overd...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 ...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

SCAM ALERT!

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Legislator Vincent Muscarella, 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 att...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Please help us BRING A SMILE

Please help us bring a smile

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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.

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Posted on: October 19, 2015

ATTENTION HOMEOWNERS: APPLY NOW FOR PROPERTY TAX SAVINGS

APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 4, 2016

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,...

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Posted on: September 2, 2015

Legislator Vincent T.Muscarella & County Executive Ed Mangano invite you to attend a:NARCAN TRAINING

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Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella & County Executive Ed Mangano invite you to attend a: NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM You can save a life of a loved one from overdoseWednesday, September 16, 2015 • 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Nassau University Medical Cen...
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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 13, 2015

Nassau County Legislature Hosts Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association Meet & Greet Breakfast

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Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella 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 ...Read on...

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 to ask about controlling the mosquito population. The first thing you should do is report your mosquito complaint to the Nassau County Depar...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2015

Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

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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, N...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Legislators Muscarella & Nicolello Help to Secure County Grant Funds to Bring New Sign to Floral Par

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Nassau County Legislators Vincent T. Muscarella and Richard J. Nicolello are proud to announce the installation of a new electronic sign in front of Floral Park Memorial High School. The Legislators worked with the Sewanhaka Central School District to ob...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2015

Legislator Vincent Muscarella announced Nassau County’s annual “May is Melanoma Awareness Month”

Legislator Vincent Muscarella announced Nassau Countys annual May is Melanoma Awareness Month campaign.

Nassau County Declares May as “Melanoma Awareness Month”

Legislator Vincent Muscarella announced Nassau County’s annual “May is Melanoma Awareness Month” campaign. Spearheaded by Colette Coyne, the Colette Coyne Melanoma Awareness Campaign (CCMAC) was...Read on...

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Posted on: March 27, 2015

Legislators Muscarella & Schaefer Proudly Announce Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital M

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon
Echo Park – 399 Nassau Blvd., West Hempstead, NY 11552

Legislators Vincent T. Muscarella and Laura M. Schaefer are pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van w...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA ANNOUNCES NEW POTHOLE REPAIR INITIATIVE

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella is pleased to announce a new, aggressive plan to repair potholes in Nassau County.

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella is pleased to announce a new, aggressive plan to repair potholes in Nassau County. Under the new plan, municipalities will share reported pothole complaints in “real-time” so that highway crews can be dispatc...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

MANGANO LAUNCHES AGGRESSIVE POTHOLE REPAIR PROGRAM WITH CITIES, TOWNS & VILLAGES

Pathole Repair Program

Urges Residents to Call or Use Nassau Now App to Report Potholes

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Gl...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2015

Legislator Muscarella Honors Floral Park Fire Dept. Ex-Captain Sal Arrigo for Dedicated Service

Floral Park Fire Dept Honor

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella joined with fellow elected officials at the Stewart Manor Country Club to honor Floral Park Fire Department Ex-Captain Sal Arrigo for his dedication and service to the Floral Park community.

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Posted on: March 3, 2015

LEGISLATOR MUSCARELLA HONORS SCOUTS INDUCTED TO THE ORDER OF THE ARROW

Scout Inducted Honor

Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella recently joined with other elected officials to honor thirteen Scouts on being inducted as members of “The Order of the Arrow” and present them with a special Legislative Citation to commemorate their inducti...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2015

Create a Safety Profile for "Smart911" Today!

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The Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) is providingSmart911, which allows residents to create a free safety profile for their household at www.smart911.com that can include information necessary for 911 call takers to have in the event of an emergency...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

10/20/14 Have a Safe and Happy Halloween Remember Theses 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 17, 2014

09/17/14 Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella Invites You To Attend The Mega Jobfair

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Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
10:00 am to 2:00 pm • Veterans Admission Starts at 9:00 amNassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale

Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella invites you to attend a job fair sponsored by Nassau County.
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Posted on: September 12, 2014

09/12/14 New York Blood Center (NYBC) Declares Emergency Blood Appeal

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As the region heads into the Fall season, New York Blood Center (NYBC) has issued an emergency blood appeal, reporting that community supplies of all types of donor blood are at critically low levels.

In the wake of this shortage, NYBC has issued an ur...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

09/09/14 Nassau County Department of Assessment 2014 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

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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, t...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

09/09/14 Mangano Extends Department of Assessment Hours

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As part of his ongoing efforts to make Nassau County government more accessible to its residents, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that the Department of Assessment will be extending its hours of operations effective Thursday, October 2...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

Legislator Muscarella Honors Sons of Italy in America Scholarship Award Winners

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Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella was on hand at the America Lodge 2245 Order of Sons of Italy in America Scholarship Awards Ceremony in Franklin Square to help honor this year’s Award Winners Victoria Maffeo and Jonathan Charbonneau.

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Posted on: July 9, 2014

Legislator Muscarella Warns Homeowners of Residential Distraction Burglaries

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Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella and the Nassau County Police Department advise residents that individuals are perpetuating a series of burglaries and scams throughout Nassau County. In recent cases, individuals posed as utility workers to trick homeowne...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Asks Homeowners To Be Cautious of Residential Distraction Burglaries

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Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella and the Nassau County Police Department advise residents that individuals are perpetuating a series of burglaries and scams throughout Nassau County. In recent cases, individuals posed as utility workers to trick homeowne...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2014

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 to ask about controlling the mosquito population. The first thing you should do is report your mosquito complaint to the Nassau County Departm...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2014

Blood Supply Needs a Summer Break O-Negative Blood Reserves a Special Seasonal Challenge

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New York Blood Center (NYBC) is asking for help over the summer to maintain an adequate supply of all blood types, but especially O-negative. In addition, hundreds of additional blood drives need to be scheduled to meet projected hospital demand.

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Posted on: May 21, 2014

Floral Park Fire Dept. Ex-Chief Luciano D’Amore for Dedicated Service

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Nassau County Legislator Vincent Muscarella joined with fellow elected officials recently to honor Floral Park Fire Department Ex-Chief Luciano D’Amore for his dedication and service to the Floral Park community.

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Posted on: May 6, 2014

“Melanoma Awareness Month”

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I’d like to remind everyone that May is “Melanoma Awareness Month” in Nassau County. Melanoma is the most dangerous form of skin cancer, and causes the most deaths of any skin disease. As the season heats up, May is known as “Melanoma Awareness Month” to...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2014

Attends Elmont Fire Dept. Installation Ceremony

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Nassau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella recently joined with fellow elected officials to honor Ex-Chief Domenic Francavilla of the Elmont Fire Department for his dedication and service to the community and to congratulate Brian Schriefer on being n...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

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• Tuesday, April 15, 2014 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •
Echo Park Parking Lot – 399 Nassau Blvd., West Hempstead(Entrance located on Roosevelt Blvd.)

Legislator Vincent Muscarella is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile M...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2014

Supports Long Island Cares’ Food Drive

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assau County Legislator Vincent T. Muscarella joined with Long Island Cares Executive Director Paule Pachter to promote and participate in the food drive to stock the Long Island Cares-Harry Chapin Food Bank. Legislator Muscarella and many others donated ...Read on...

Posted on: February 14, 2014

Winter Weather Causing Pothole Issues On Our Roadways

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Icy roads and snowy conditions can create potholes throughout the winter months. I urge all drivers to use caution when driving. Also, please report dangerous potholes to the appropriate municipality.

The roads in Nassau County are maintained by dif...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2014

Legislator Muscarella Sworn In For Tenth Term

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In a ceremony at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building in Mineola, Vincent Muscarella was sworn into office as a County Legislator of the Tenth Term of the Nassau County Legislature by the Honorable Joseph N. Mondello, Chairman of th...Read on...

Posted on: January 17, 2014

January is “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month

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The New York State Legislature has declared January “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month” in an effort to raise awareness about the dangers posed by carbon monoxide in homes and buildings. Carbon monoxide poisonings increase by 10% during winter months with t...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2014

PRESS ADVISORY

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When: Monday, January 6, 2014

Where: Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building
1550 Franklin Avenue, Mineola

Time: 10:00 AM

All press are invited to attend the Induction Ceremony for the Induction
of the Tenth Nassau County Legis...Read on...