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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Legislator Joshua Lafazan, Syosset Fire Department Announce Emergency Blood Drive

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Tuesday, May 11 with Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and community partner Home Depot Syosset by donating blood from 2 - 8 p.m. at the Syosset Fire Department, 50 Cold Sprin...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan Hosts “Personal Finance for Young Adults” Zoom Webinar

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and Thomas Barrella, business educator and author of “FinanciaLit,” present the Zoom webinar “Personal Finance for Young Adults” on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Bar...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Legislator Joshua Lafazan and Woodbury Jewish Center Announce Emergency Blood Drive

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Thursday, April 29, 2021 with Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) by donating blood from 3 - 9 p.m. at the Woodbury Jewish Center, located at 200 South Woods Road, Woodbury, N.Y...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Presents Webinar Focused on Long-Term Life Planning

WHAT - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with Stephanie Fisch, CTLC (Certification for Long-Term Care) and Jonathan Schwartz, LTC (Long-Term Care) New York Life Insurance Company Agent to present a webinar focused on long-te...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 27, 2021

Legislator Lafazan and Partners to Host “Gift of Sight Day”

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with OPTYX New York Eye Care, Berkshire Hathaway Laffey International, and Essilor Vision Foundation to provide complimentary eye exams, frames, and lenses, for ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Lafazan, Locust Valley Community Ceremonially Renames Forest Ave in Honor of USMC Hero Sgt. Hendriks

(LOCUST VALLEY, N.Y.) - The legacy and service of USMC Sgt. Robert A. Hendriks, who was killed in Afghanistan on April 8, 2019 while serving his nation, has been enshrined in the streets of his boyhood hometown of Locust Valley.

Nassau County Legislator Jo...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Lafazan, Locust Valley Community Ceremonially Renames Forest Avenue to Sgt. Robert A. Hendriks

(LOCUST VALLEY, N.Y.) - To honor the legacy of fallen USMC hero Sgt. Robert A. Hendriks, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) will join his family, friends and the Locust Valley community to ceremonially rename Forest Avenue between Birch Hi...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 12, 2021

Women’s History Month by Delivering PPE to Women-Owned Businesses in Syosset

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) –Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with Home Depot of Syosset and the Syosset Woodbury Chambers of Commerce to commemorate Women’s History Month and donate personal protective equipment (PPE) ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Legislator Lafazan Joins Mill Neck Family of Organizations Board

  

 

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) was recently inducted into the Board of Directors for the Mill Neck Family of Organizations.

 

“The Mill Neck Manor School for the Deaf an...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Lafazan Partners with Woodbury Jewish Center, Students Combat Corona

(JERICHO, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with the Woodbury Jewish Center, Students Combat Corona and other local community organizations to host a clothing, food, and supply drive benefitting the Long Island Coalition...Read on...

Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Lafazan Attends Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Oyster Bay High School’s Newly Renovated Cafeteria

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) celebrated the grand reopening of Oyster Bay High School’s newly renovated cafeteria during a ribbon-cutting ceremony held on Friday, March 5.

Legislator Lafazan secured a $...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Lafazan Partners with Woodbury Jewish Center and Students Combat Corona

 (WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with the Woodbury Jewish Center and Students Combat Corona to host a clothing, food, and supply drive to benefit the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless.&...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 15, 2021

‘Stand Up to Hate’ Rally, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) -  In response to an alarming increase in bias incidents and violence against Asian Americans, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined forces with community leaders to host “Stand Up to Hate,”...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 12, 2021

Lafazan Partners with Woodbury Jewish Center and Students Host Food Drive

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with the Woodbury Jewish Center and Students Combat Corona to host a clothing, food, and supply drive to benefit the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless. 

Organ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: March 8, 2021

Lafazan Partners with the Syosset School Board and the Council of PTAs to Host Senior Scam Webinar

WHAT: To raise awareness and protect seniors from fraud and scams, Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury), the Syosset School Board and the Syosset Council of PTAs are hosting a virtual senior scam prevention webinar on Tuesday, March 9.

Res...

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Legislative District 18
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 18
Posted on: February 23, 2021

Lafazan Secures $20,000 Hotel-Motel Grant for Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center

(GREENVALE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) has secured a $20,000 grant from the County’s Hotel-Motel Occupancy Tax fund to support the Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center (JCC) in its efforts to create a more inclusi...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Legislator Lafazan Welcomes Dr. Francesco Ianni to Oyster Bay-East Norwich School District

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined the Oyster Bay-East Norwich school community in welcoming new Superintendent Dr. Francesco Ianni to the helm of the district. As part of this welcome, Legislator Lafazan presen...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Joshua A. Lafazan Invites Residents to Attend Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with the Nassau County Assessment Review Commission to host a pair of online tax grievance workshops. During these webinars, property owners who disagree with the assessed value of the...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Lafazan Thanks Life’s Angels for Supporting The Moger Family in their Time of Need

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) welcomed the Moger family to the Theodore Roosevelt Executive & Legislative Building on Thursday, Jan. 14, where Life’s Angels delivered a $5,000 donation to the family.

&am...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Legislator Lafazan, Woodbury Jewish Center Host Blood Drive

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) – Nearly 40 residents rolled up their sleeves to give the gift of life during National Blood Donor Month at a successful blood drive at the Woodbury Jewish Center on Tuesday, Jan. 12. Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woo...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Legislator Lafazan, Lifeguard LI Host Virtual CPR Training

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Lifeguard LI proudly present another virtual Zoom CPR training session scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021. This event, which is an outgrowth of their ongoing partnership, is free for attend...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 30, 2020

Lafazan Hosts Virtual ‘Java with Josh’ Zoom Meeting with Legislative District 18 Residents

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Join Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) virtually during an upcoming “Java with Josh” Zoom session. This ongoing series of informal community meetings is designed to encourage constituents to share th...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 30, 2020

Lafazan and Others Present “The Basics of Medicare” Zoom Webinar

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and Senior Services of North America Independent Health Insurance Agent Joyce Poupko present “The Basics of Medicare: Medicare Made Clear,” a Zoom webinar scheduled f...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Lafazan, Life Coach Stephanie Marino Present Virtual New Year Life Coaching Seminar

WHAT:  - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with professional health and life coach Stephanie Marino to present a virtual New Year life coaching seminar on Monday, Jan. 11. Scheduled topics include practical tools fo...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Lafazan, Woodbury Jewish Center Commemorate National Blood Donor Month with Blood Drive

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves during National Blood Donor Month and help save lives on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 with Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) the Woodbury Jewish Center and the Affinity Health Plan by donating blood from ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Hosts 3rd Annual ‘Kids of Distinction’ Awards Ceremony

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) is seeking nominations for the third annual Kids of Distinction Awards. Twenty-five exceptional young people from the 18th Legislative District will be recognized for their excellence...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 24, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club Thank Donors for Supporting Toy Drive

(LOCUST VALLEY, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is thanking residents for their generous support of a holiday toy drive his office hosted in partnership with the Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club.

“During ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan Introduces “Restaurant Protection Act”

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - To provide financial relief to Nassau County restaurants struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) introduced the “Restaurant Protection Act,” legislation that woul...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan to Introduce the “Restaurant Protection Act”

The proposal would cap surcharges imposed by food-delivery apps many Nassau residents continue to rely heavily upon during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

WHAT: In an effort to provide financial relief to Nassau County restaurants struggling during the CO...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Young Volunteers Deliver PPE to Oyster Bay Life Enrichment Center

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) -  To help equip residents to protect themselves from COVID-19 during the winter months, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with dozens of young local volunteers to gather personal protective equipment...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Legislator Lafazan and Home Depot of Syosset Supports Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club Families

(LOCUST VALLEY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with Home Depot of Syosset to bring holiday cheer to Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club families this holiday season.

“This holiday season is a difficult time...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 7, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Welcomes Dirty Taco + Tequila to Woodbury

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) welcomed Dirty Taco + Tequila to the Woodbury business community. Legislator Lafazan presented a Certificate of Recognition to restaurant owner Tom Cataldo during his visit on Tuesday,...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: December 4, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Woodbury Jewish Center and Affinity Health Plan Host Blood Drive Bayville

(BAYVILLE, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 with Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) the Woodbury Jewish Center and the Affinity Health Plan by donating blood from 1 - 7 p.m. at the Crescent...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 30, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Dr. Jaclyn Shlisky Host Virtual Holiday Mental Health Seminar

WHAT:  Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with Dr. Jaclyn Shlisky of the Insight Psychology Group to present a virtual mental health seminar focused on the holiday season. 

“Our seminar is designed ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Announces Holiday Drives to Collect Coats, Winter Wear and Toys for Children

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - On “Giving Tuesday” (Tuesday, Dec. 1) Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) will join forces with local youth service organizations and the Woodbury Jewish Center to host coat, winter wear, and ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Lafazan Partners with Woodbury Jewish Center to Host Thanksgiving Food Drive for Island Harvest

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with the Woodbury Jewish Center to host a food drive on Tuesday, Nov. 17 that yielded more than six overflowing boxes of donations for Islan...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Secures $75,000 County Grant for New Fitness Center at Syosset High School

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) celebrated the grand reopening of Syosset High School’s newly renovated fitness center during a ribbon-cutting ceremony held on Friday, Nov. 13. 

Legislator Lafazan ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 12, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Commemorates Veterans Day 2020

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined local veterans and hometown heroes for an outdoor, socially distanced Veterans Day ceremony on Syosset’s Gus Scutari Way on Wednesday, Nov. 11. “As we honor th...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 10, 2020

Legislator Lafazan and Local Youth Volunteers Host a Mask Giveaway at the Woodbury Jewish Center

 

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with local youngsters and the Syosset Fire Department to distribute more than 500 surgical masks at the Woodbury Jewish Center on Sunday, Nov. 8. Residents each rece...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Lafazan Partners with Woodbury Jewish Center to Host Thanksgiving Food Drive for Island Harvest

WHAT: As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with the Woodbury Jewish Center to host a food drive for Island Harvest on Tuesday, Nov. 17. To more effectively address a drastic increase in f...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Lafazan Partners with Local Youth Volunteers to Host a Mask Giveaway at the Woodbury Jewish Center

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with local youth volunteers to host a mask giveaway at the Woodbury Jewish Center on Sunday, Nov 8. Nassau County residents can receive 10 free surgical masks during the drive-through ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Legislator Lafazan and Lifeguard LI Host Virtual CPR Training

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a virtual Zoom CPR training session scheduled for Monday, November 9. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn how to perform CPR and gain lifesav...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 26, 2020

On the First Day of Early Voting, Legislator Lafazan, Community Organizers Launch Non-Partisan Youth

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined community organizers and Hot 97 Music Director and multimedia personality T.T. Torrez on Saturday, Oct. 24 to launch a non-partisan youth early voting initiative aimed a...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Early Voting, Legislator Lafazan and Community Organizers Launch Non-Partisan Youth Voting

On the First Day of Early Voting, Legislator Lafazan and Community Organizers Launch Non-Partisan Youth Voting Initiative

 

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – To encourage young Long Islanders to take an active role in the democratic process, Nassau Coun...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Hosts Virtual ‘Java with Josh’ Zoom Meeting

(WOODBURY, N.Y.) - Join Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) virtually during an upcoming series of “Java with Josh” Zoom sessions. This ongoing series of informal community meetings is designed to encourage constituents ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Lafazan Partners with Teens Teach Technology to Host a Social Media Seminar for Older Adults

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury), in conjunction with Teens Teach Technology and the Oyster Bay Life Enrichment Center present an online seminar to teach older adults and senior citizens how to use social media applications, dev...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: October 9, 2020

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Partners with the Syosset Council of PTAs to Host “Erase Racism” Seminar

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury), in conjunction with the Syosset Council of PTAs, community leaders and race-relations experts, presents an online “Erase Racism” live online panel discussion on Tuesday, Oct....

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: September 28, 2020

Lafazan Partners With Senior Service of North America Agent Joyce Poupko

Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan Partners With Senior Service of North America Agent Joyce Poupko to Present “The Basics of Medicare - Medicare Made Clear” Zoom

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and Senior ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Lafazan Partners with CVS Pharmacy, Woodbury Jewish Center to Host Mobile Flu Shot Clinic

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is partnering with CVS Pharmacy to host a mobile flu shot clinic at the Woodbury Jewish Center on Thursday, Oct. 1. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, health experts say it is more than ever it is import...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 31, 2020

LIBN's to Recognize Legislator Joshua Lafazan at Virtual Award Ceremony for 30 Under 30.

Long Island Business News to Recognize Legislator Joshua Lafazan at Virtual Award Ceremony for LIBN’s ’30 Under 30’ Class of 2020

 

(ONLINE) –  Through its “30 Under 30” awards, L...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 27, 2020

Lafazan, Syosset Home Depot Donate Kids Workshop Kits to NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) collaborated with Home Depot and Community Relations Representative Mike Gallo to deliver more than 1,000 Kids Workshop kits to the young patients being treated at NYU Winthrop Hospital&...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Lafazan Partners w/ Community Leaders to Host Food Drive at The Village Church in Bayville

Legislator Joshua Lafazan Partners with Community Leaders to Host Food Drive & Distribution at The Village Church in Bayville 

WHAT: To address an increase in food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafaza...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Introduces Proposal to Require Generators for Future Senior Housing Developments

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Following the haphazard and woefully inadequate PSEG-LI response to Tropical Storm Isaias that left tens of thousands of Nassau County residents without power for a week or more, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) filed l...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 10, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Supports Syosset High School Rising Junior Samantha Smith’s ‘Share A Moment’

Legislator Lafazan Supports Syosset High School Rising Junior Samantha SmithShare A Moment Graduation Gown Initiative

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is team...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Committee to Explore Alternative Approaches to Mental Health Responses and Intervention

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously on Monday, Aug. 3 to approve legislation introduced by Legislators Siela A. Bynoe (D - Westbury) and Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) directing Nassau County to convene a committee tasked with stu...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Lafazan, Advanced Cardiovascular Diagnostics Host Mobile Cardiovascular, COVID-19 Antibody Testing

(EAST NORWICH, N.Y.) - Nearly 120 residents underwent testing for cardiovascular ailments and COVID-19 antibodies outside the James H. Vernon School in East Norwich on Tuesday, July 14 during a pop-up clinic hosted by Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafaz...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Discusses Bill to Re-Name County Building in Honor of Trailblazing NY Congresswom

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) has introduced a resolution to rename the Nassau County office building located at 240 Old Country Road in Mineola in honor of trailblazing New York Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm. Legis...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 21, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Partners with Bayville Fire Department to Host Urgent Blood Drive

(BAYVILLE, N.Y.) - To address a shortage in blood supplies cause by a decrease in donations during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with the Bayville Fire Department to host a community blood drive for th...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 10, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Bayville FD Announce Urgent Blood Drive

(BAYVILLE, N.Y.) - Roll up your sleeves and help save lives on Monday, July 13, 2020 with Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and the Bayville Fire Department by donating blood from 1 - 7 p.m. at the Bayville Fire Department, 258 Bayville A...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Lafazan, Scutari Family and Community Leaders Celebrate Re-Naming of ‘Gus Scutari Way’ in Syosset

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) - Ahead of the Fourth of July weekend, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined members of the Scutari family and local Syosset community leaders on Friday, July 3 to celebrate the ceremonial re-naming of Underhill Bouleva...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Lafazan & Bynoe Introduce Proposal to Conduct Review of Alternative Approaches to Police Responses

Legislators Lafazan and Bynoe Introduce Proposal to Conduct Review of Alternative Approaches to Mental Health Response and Intervention by Law Enforcement

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County would convene a committee to study alternative approaches to...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 24, 2020

Lafazan Honors Locust Valley High School’s Nassau County Class “A” Girls Basketball Champions

(LOCUST VALLEY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) joined Village of Bayville Mayor Bob De Natale and Danielle Turner, Ed.D., Director of Health, Physical Education and Athletics for the Locust Valley Central School District to hon...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Hosts Virtual Student Mental Health Town Hall

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is hosting a virtual mental health workshop to provide a forum for high school students to discuss stress, mental health and other pressing issues facing our community’s schools, with the ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 15, 2020

Lafazan Partners with The Home Depot to Donate PPE Kits to NC Fire Marshals

(WESTBURY, N.Y) - To show appreciation for all they are doing to help overcome the COVID-19 pandemic in Nassau County, Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) partnered with Home Depot to provide Nassau County fire marshals with personal protective equipment...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 12, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Hosts Virtual Student Mental Health Town Hall

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is hosting a virtual mental health workshop to provide a forum for high school students to discuss stress, mental health and other pressing issues facing our community’s schools, with the ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: June 9, 2020

Lafazan Partners with Village of Muttontown for History of LI's North Shore ZOOM Workshop

(MUTTONTOWN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) is collaborating with Village of Muttontown Historian Stanley Jackson to host “History of Long Island’s North Shore,” a Zoom workshop. The informational ...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Thanks Redi Cleaners for Donating Masks to Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) thanked RediCleaners for donating 600 masks to the Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay-East Norwich on Tuesday, May 19. Zachary Bader, owner of the Garden City-based cleaning company,...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Legislator Lafazan, Syosset Home Depot & Syosset VFW Provide Care Packages to Local Senior Veterans

Pictured with Legislator Lafazan (far right) at Syosset High School on Saturday, May 16, are, from left: VFW Syosset Post 693 Vice Commander Mitch Furman; Commander Kris Kilgour; VFW Post members Jay Caputo, Joe Grehan, Jack Gioeli, Phil Rhoads and John K...
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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Partnership with Coach Meeting House Yields $1,000 Donation for People’s Pantry

(OYSTER BAY, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury) and Rustan Lundstrum, owner of the Coach Meeting House in Oyster Bay, presented a $1,000 donation to The People’s Pantry in Oyster Bay on Friday, May 15.

The donation represe...

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Legislative District 18
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Legislator Lafazan Partners with Mister Softee Free Ice Cream for Healthcare Workers

(SYOSSET, N.Y.) – To give thanks to healthcare workers for their ongoing response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), in partnership with Robert Glick, managing partner at the Bran...

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Legislative District 18