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Jack O’Lantern Blaze to return to Old Bethpage Village

The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze, a 28-day immersive, family friendly Halloween experience will return to Long Island on September 30th through November 6th. The event will be set at Long Island’s historic 19th century village at the beloved Old Bethpage Village Restoration.  For tickets and event dates, visit www.pumpkinblaze.org. Advance ticket purchases are required.  Historic Hudson Valley, which develops and […]

Free lifejackets available for children

With boating season upon us and the Independence Day holiday weekend approaching, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman will join with representatives from the New York State Police Chiefs Association to distribute over 200 free lifejackets to children, aged infant through 12. This lifejacket giveaway will take place at John Burns Park in Massapequa […]

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Plainview Jewish Center honors outgoing president

Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D – Plainview) joined Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Plainview Jewish Center in honoring outgoing President Michael Portnoy on Thursday, July 22. During the testimonial dinner, Legislator Drucker presented Mr. Portnoy with a Nassau County Legislature Citation in recognition of his many contributions to the families served by the Plainview Jewish Center, […]

Nassau County seeks medical supply donations

Nassau County is seeking donations of medical supplies in unopened packages. Needed items are: N95 Surgical Masks in unopened container/boxes Eye protection such as goggles and face shields Nitrile Gloves in unopened boxes which have not expired Disposable medical gowns (paper which are fluid resistant or plastic) Shoe cover/booties No-Touch thermometers Thermometer probe covers HEPA filters for Ventilators / Anesthesia […]

Meeting planned on Hicksville downtown project

The Nassau County Department of Public Works has scheduled a public meeting for Monday, January 6th to hear recommendations for traffic and pedestrian safety improvements within the Hicksville downtown area. The public will have an opportunity to comment and ask questions. The meeting will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Hicksville Community Center, 28 West Carl Street, Hicksville.

Flu shots for veterans, seniors

Nassau County Legislator John Feretti and County Clerk Maureen O’Connell recently thanked Northwell Health Syosset Hospital for donating flu vaccines and assisting VFW Post 9592 in Levittown in providing flu shots for veterans and senior citizens.

Long Island Fair seeks entries, volunteers

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that entries for the Competitive Exhibits at the Long Island Fair are now being accepted. Artisans, craft-makers, botanists, gardeners and overall Long Island Fair enthusiasts are invited to plan their entry for the Competitive Exhibits at the Old Bethpage Village Restoration, which takes place this year on September 16th, 17th, 23rd and 24th. […]