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  • Standing Up to New York Rising: Legislator Rhoads Calls on Cuomo to Extend Looming Deadline

  • Nassau County Legislator Steve Rhoads and Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joe Saladino were joined by architects, engineers, homeowners, house-lifters, civic leaders, construction workers, and more to call upon Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York Rising to extend the deadline for Sandy-victim applicants to submit changes to the scope of project elevations.   Without warning, [...]

  • Tech Executive to Speak About Crowdfunding at Next Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club Meeting

  • Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that Sarah Meister, a top executive of the popular crowdfunding site Indiegogo will speak during a meeting of the Nassau County Inventors and Entrepreneurs Club on Monday, February 27 from 7-9pm in the Ceremonial Chambers of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building, 1550 Franklin Ave, Mineola. Admission [...]

  • Councilman Pinto Announces 2017 Distinguished Artists Concert Performances for March

  • The Town of Oyster Bay 2017  rolls into March with several enjoyable performances scheduled to take place at various libraries throughout the Town, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto.   “The enjoyable and diverse performances featured at each of the Town’s Distinguished Artists concerts have delighted residents throughout the years and continue [...]

  • Ra Fights for Repair of Hempstead Turnpike at Transportation Budget Hearing

  •   Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) questioned Department of Transportation Commissioner Matthew Driscoll at a recent Joint Budget Hearing on Transportation in Albany. Ra, a member of the Assembly’s Transportation Committee, focused on securing funding to repair dangerous parts of the Hempstead Turnpike which runs largely through his Assembly District.   “Hempstead Turnpike is the [...]

  • Councilwoman Alesia Announces Children’s Magical Music & More Events for March

  • The Town of Oyster Bay’s Children’s Magical Music & More program will feature three excellent performances in March beginning with “Central Park Zoo: Butterfly Boogie,” a musical, interactive performance that counters the common perception of bugs being gross and introduces students to metamorphosis and the interdependence of plants and animals. Butterfly Boogie will be held [...]

  • Assemblyman Ed Ra Launches Bipartisan Effort To Save Schools That Serve Blind, Deaf, Disabled Students

  • Assemblyman Ed Ra (R-Franklin Square) held a press conference recently in Albany to address the growing funding inadequacy between 853, 4201 and 4410 schools and public schools in recent years. Ra was joined by Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci (R,C,I,Ref-South Huntington), Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi (D-Utica), Assemblyman Steve Otis (D-Rye), Bernadette Kappen, Executive Director of the New York [...]