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  • Rabbi Rank of Syosset to Town’s Board of Ethics

  • In continuance of their ongoing commitment to increase transparency and ethics in the Town of Oyster Bay, Supervisor Joseph Saladino and members of the Town Board this week appointed Rabbi Perry Raphael Rank to the Town’s Board of Ethics.   “To restore the public’s trust in government, the Town Board and I have taken several [...]

  • Presiding Officer Nicolello Passes Legislation Raising Age to Purchase Tobacco Products

  • During a recent meeting of the Nassau County Legislature, Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello along with members of the County Legislature unanimously voted to prohibit the sale of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, JUUL, vaping equipment, chewing tobacco and other “age restricted” products to individuals under the age of 21.   “Studies show that raising the age to purchase [...]

  • Special June 5th Meeting to Finalize Hicksville Garage Repairs, Alternative Commuter Transportation Plan

  • Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino announced that the Oyster Bay Town Board will convene a special meeting on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at 10 am at Oyster Bay Town Hall. The Town Board will consider resolutions pertaining to repair of the Hicksville Parking Garage on Duffy Avenue and an alternative transportation plan for commuters. [...]

  • Senator Phillips Attends Long Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s 13th Annual Latina Hat Luncheon

  • Senator Elaine Phillips recently attended the Long Island Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s 13th annual Latina Hat Luncheon, which celebrates outstanding Latina role models, business leaders and community advocates.   “Hispanic women have reached the heights of all industries, including business, entertainment, medicine, law and journalism – and that is nowhere clearer than here on Long [...]

  • Presiding Officer Nicolello Salutes Mineola Fire Department 50-Year Members

  • The Mineola Fire Department recently hosted a dinner to recognize three members of Truck Company No. 2, who have served the Mineola Fire Department and the residents of Mineola for 50 years. Honorary Chiefs Donald Franz, William O’Connell, and Daniel Redmond were honored by MFD officials, Mayor Scott Strauss and the Village Board, Sen. Elaine [...]

  • Senate Passes Package of Bills to Make New York’s Roads Safer for Motorists and Their Families

  • Measures Include Creation of a New Commission to Prevent Teen Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Increase Enforcement and Penalties for Reckless Drivers   Senator Elaine Phillips announced that the New York State Senate has passed a package of bills designed to prevent motor vehicle accidents and acts of unlawful driving, and make New York’s roads safer [...]