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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Legislators Drucker & Lafazan Honor Jericho FD First Responders for Dedication During COVID-19

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County’s first responders and healthcare professionals courageously fulfilled their commitment to serving and protecting the public. To recognize their hard work and dedication, Nassau C...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Legislators Drucker and Lafazan Partner to Host “Fireside Chat on Substance Abuse and Addiction"

Legislators Arnold W. Drucker and Joshua Lafazan Partner to Host “Fireside Chat on Substance Abuse and Addiction”

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) partnered with Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woo...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 5, 2021

Arnold W. Drucker Celebrates Plainview Resident Anna Golden’s 100th Birthday

 

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) recently visited Atria Senior Living in Plainview to celebrate resident Anna Golden’s 100th birthday. During his visit, Legislator Drucker presented a Nassa...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: September 1, 2021

From the Desk of Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker: A Time of Reflection and Renewal

As September settles in, bringing with it cooler temperatures as we relish the final remnants of summer, the winds of change follow. I am pleased to report the completion of the repaving of Old Country Road; Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage and the sectio...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: August 24, 2021

Legislator Drucker Honors Retired Plainview Teacher Joel Rauch

(PLAINVEIW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) recognized retired Plainview schoolteacher and author Joel Rauch on Thursday Aug. 19 for his philanthropy and generosity to the Mid Island Y JCC. Rauch’s bo...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Welcomes All County Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery to Jericho

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined All County Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery on Monday, Aug. 16 to celebrate the grand opening of their new Jericho location. Legislator Drucker presented a Nassau County C...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Drucker Helps Heart and Sole 5K Participants Kick off Annual Fundraiser

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) joined the Greater Long Island Running Club, volunteers, community members, and local community sponsors in saluting Plainview and Syosset Hospital’s Emergenc...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Drucker Recognizes Students at Cantiague Elementary School for Participating in Judy Jacobs Contest

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) visited 

Ms. Aloe’s fifth grade class at Cantiague Elementary School on Thursday, June 3 to thank them for their entries in the second annual Judy Jacobs Essay ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Legislator Arnold Drucker Commemorates LGBTQ+ Pride Month

(EAST MEADOW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) commemorated LGBTQ+ Pride Month on Sunday, June 13, where he joined the LGBT Network for its “Long Island Pride - Together Again” concert and festival at ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 14, 2021

Drucker, Plainview Community Celebrates Legacy of Charles B. Wang at Road Renaming Ceremony

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, the Wang family, their colleagues in government and Plainview community members on Friday, June 4 to ceremonially rename Country Po...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Legislator Drucker Joins Temple Chaverim to Honor Cantor Brad Hyman

Legislator Drucker thanks Cantor Hyman for his service on May 22.

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined clergy members and congregants at Temple Chaverim’s “Shabbat Under the Stars&rdq...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 27, 2021

ETTER TO THE EDITOR - Nassau Must Use Federal Action on Hate Crimes as Catalyst for Local Action

DEAR EDITOR:

I applaud President Biden for signing the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act into law - an important, timely, and refreshingly bipartisan piece of legislation that will provide federal law enforcement agencies robust tools to push back against the alarm...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 14, 2021

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Hosts AAPI Youth Roundtable

WHAT - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and the District 16 Remote Internship Program invite all students grades 6 to 12 to register for his office’s upcoming Nassau County AAPI Youth Roundtable, a virtual forum being h...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 13, 2021

Bynoe, Drucker, and Birnbaum Remind County’s TPVA Agency: Bus Camera Initiative

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - As Nassau County took another important step toward implementing a bus-camera program that will make roads safer for students and families in the upcoming school year, Nassau County Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) Arnold W. Dru...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Drucker Applauds Biden Administration’s Move to Ban Discrimination in Healthcare

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) Earlier today, the Biden administration and the Department of Health issued new policies that bar healthcare providers and other health-related organizations that receive federal funding from discriminating against patients based on sexual...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: May 7, 2021

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Supports Island Harvest’s Bi-County ‘Spring Harvest’ Food Drives

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) was part of a bipartisan coalition of his colleagues in government that lent their support to Island Harvest’s inaugural Spring Harvest food drive on Friday, April 30...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 21, 2021

From the Desk of Nassau County Legislator Drucker: A Season of Growth and Opportunity on the Horizon

“Spring is in the air” and “hope springs eternal” - those are two expressions that come to mind this time of year. It is always refreshing to feel the pleasant change in the weather along with the blooming of trees,...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Drucker Introduces Amendment to County’s Human Rights Law to Prohibit COVID-19-Fueled Discrimination

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Fueled in part by the irrational, false, and unfounded association of specific ethnic groups with the spread of the COVID-19 virus, violent attacks and bias incidents against Asian-American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community have increase...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Drucker Files Amendment to Nassau County Human Rights Law to Prohibit COVID-19 Discrimination

What: In response to an alarming increase in bias incidents and violence against Asian Americans in New York and throughout the country, as well as an irrational, false, and unfounded association of certain ethnic groups with the spread of the COVID-19 vi...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Nassau County Legislator Drucker Partners with Jericho Cares to Host Successful Toiletry Drive

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined forces with Jericho Cares and Legislator Joshua Lafazan to host a toiletry drive benefiting local families in need. Thanks to the generosity of local residents, more than ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Drucker Supports Proposal to Restrict Sale of Vaping Products Near Schools, Parks and Playgrounds

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Today, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) announced his support for a proposal that would restrict the sale of vaping and e-cigarette products within 1,000 linear feet of schools, public parks or playgrounds.

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 5, 2021

Drucker Invites Students to Participate in Second Annual Judy Jacobs Essay Award Contest

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - In honor of Women’s History Month and the legacy of the late Nassau County Legislator and former Presiding Officer Judy Jacobs, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is proud to announce the second annual J...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Drucker Reads to Old Bethpage Elementary School Students

(OLD BETHPAGE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) met some of his district’s youngest residents during Old Bethpage Elementary School's annual Pick-A-Reading Partner (PARP) virtual story time on...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: March 1, 2021

County Legislators Drucker, Lafazan Partner with Jericho Cares to Host Toiletry Drive

WHAT: Nassau County Legislators Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) are partnering with Jericho Cares to host a toiletry drive benefiting local families in need. Organizers are seeking donations of products like shampoo, soap, ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Drucker Announces Third Installment of LD 16’s Remote Internship Program is Underway

Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) proudly announces that the third installment of his office’s Remote Internship Program is underway.

 

During their internship, students will learn about the relationship between p...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Drucker, Afghan Americans of New York Join Forces to Support Family Residences

(OLD BETHPAGE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined Wazma Wardak Hassan of the not-for-profit Afghan Americans of New York on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at a food distribution event in support of Old Bethpage’s Famil...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Drucker Joins Forces with Manetto Hill Jewish Center, Community Partners to Support Food & Recycling

Legislator Drucker Joins Forces with Manetto Hill Jewish Center, Community Partners to Support Food & Recycling Drive

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is joining forces with the Manetto Hill Jewish Center, ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: February 1, 2021

LETTER TO THE EDITOR from Nassau Legislator Drucker on Federal Legislation

DEAR EDITOR:

Last week, U.S. Rep. Thomas Suozzi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York revealed that they filed legislation to repeal the federal State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction cap. This proposal deserves swift consideration and approva...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Drucker Applauds President Biden for Overturning Ban on Transgender Americans in Military

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Earlier today, President Biden signed an executive order that overturns a ban on transgender people serving in America’s armed forces. Following this morning’s action, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Druc...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Drucker Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Free Virtual Community Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) is partnering with the Nassau County Assessment Review Commission (ARC) to host free virtual community tax grievance workshops to inform residents about how to challenge their prop...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: January 4, 2021

Drucker Celebrates Milestone Birthdays of Plainview Centenarians Mimi Cooper and Olga Marcin

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) rang in the New Year by celebrating the birthdays of two Plainview centenarians. On Saturday, Jan. 2, Legislator Drucker joined the family of Mimi Cooper to celebrate her 100th...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 28, 2020

From the Desk of County Legislator Drucker: Finding Beacons of Hope During a Difficult Year

Season’s greetings to all! As this challenging year comes to a close, it is important to reflect on the many lessons we have shared and to highlight how we as a community came together and learned to adapt to our “new normal”...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 23, 2020

A Message From Legislator Arnold W. Drucker

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Dear Neighbor:

I hope this letter finds you well and that your loved ones are safe and healthy.The advent of COVID-19 has made it necessary for my office to adapt to the changing needs of my constituents. Since March, we&...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Drucker, Hicksville Congress of Teachers Invite Families to ‘Chill Out with a Good Book’

 

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is partnering with the Hicksville Congress of Teachers to invite local families to “Chill Out with a Good Book” during a new online winter break ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 9, 2020

Drucker Thanks Supporters of Annual Toys for Tots Drive

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) thanked members of New York Chapter 2 of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the AARTI Foundation and local Plainview toy store MJ Beanz on Sunday, Dec. 6 for their generous su...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Legislator Arnold W. Drucker Announces Toys for Tots Drive

 

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) is hosting a COVID-safe Toys for Tots drive with hopes of making the holiday season brighter for local families.

Through Monday, Dec. 14, donors can support th...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 25, 2020

Drucker Celebrates Hicksville Fire Department for Rescuing Woman from Early-Morning House Fire

(HICKSVILLE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) joined his Legislature colleagues on Monday, Nov. 23 in congratulating Hicksville Fire Department Lieutenant Andrew Niemczyk and Captain Chris Moskos Jr. for their life-saving...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Legislator Drucker Encourages Support for Holiday Food Drives

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) contributed to an Island Harvest food drive, organized with support from Boy Scout Troop No. 423 and ShopRite owner Jon Greenfield, on Sunday...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Drucker Honors Andrea Goldman, Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce Businessperson of the Year

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) congratulated Andrea Goldman for being named the Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce’s Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce Businessperson of the Y...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 30, 2020

Legislator Drucker, Plainview Water District Host Pharmaceutical Take-Back Day

(PLAINVIEW, N.Y.) -  To help residents safely dispose of unused and expired medications, Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) partnered with the Plainview Water District to sponsor a “Pharmaceutical Take ...

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Legislative District 16
Posted on: October 22, 2020

From the Desk of Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker: Vigilance A Must in COVID Prevention

DEAR EDITOR:                                             ...

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Legislative District 16