Category Archives: John Ferretti

Legislator Ferretti Congratulates Recipients at the Kumon Math and Reading Center Awards Ceremony

Kumon Learning Center of LevittownLegislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was privileged to be the keynote speaker at the Kumon Learning Center of Levittown Awards on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Awards were given in many categories honoring students’ academic achievement in both the math and reading comprehension program. Legislator Ferretti said “I am so proud of all my young constituents!”


Kumon is the world’s largest after-school math and reading enrichment program that helps give its students stronger independence and concentration, greater confidence and improved math and reading comprehension skills.


Pictures above (left to right) are Mrs. Kay, Kumon Learning Center Director; Legislator Ferretti and Krystal Wolfe, Teacher at Kumon Learning Center.


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Legislator Ferretti Welcomes The Grindhouse Radio to Levittown

The Grindhouse RadioLegislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. welcomes The Grind house Radio to Levittown at the Grand Opening of their Levittown location on Thursday, May 24, 2018.


The Grindhouse Radio, which was named as “Best Radio Station on Long Island” in 2017 and again in 2018, is quite simply a show for everyone. The Grindhouse Radio offers listeners their weekly pop culture fix of current news and events, comics, music, geeky gadgetry, sports and movies seamlessly blended into a two hour format. For more information, visit their website:


Pictured above (left to right) are Town of Hempstead Councilman Dennis Dunne, Sr., Legislator Ferretti, Grindhouse Owners/Radio Celebrities Kim Adragna, Brimstone, Thomas Greer and Stephen Zambito.


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Legislator Ferretti Honored to Attend Musical Excellence Award Ceremony

JWV Bernard & Lilian Hein Memorial Brotherhood and Musical Excellence AwardNassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was honored to attend The JWV Bernard & Lilian Hein Memorial Brotherhood and Musical Excellence Award Ceremony on Mother’s Day – May 13, 2018.


Pictured above are (standing) Rick Hein, Director of Bernard & Lillian Hein Memorial Awards; Richard Howard, East Meadow High School Principal; Joseph Sheehan, General Douglas MacArthur High School Principal; John Coscia, Division Avenue High School Principal; Timothy Voels, W.T. Clarke High School Principal; Legislator Ferretti; Avidor Hercz, Judge Advocate, JWV Post #652; (sitting) Jasmine Kuman, Brotherhood Award, East Meadow High School; Ailish Goering, Brotherhood Award, MacArthur High School; Joseph Calvo, Musical Excellence Award, MacArthur High School; Caroline Doglio, Brotherhood Award, Division Avenue High School; Joy Kim, Musical Excellence Award, Division Avenue High School, Anaha Babu, Brotherhood Award, W.T. Clarke High School; Alexia Huang, Musical Excellence Award, W.T. Clarke High School; and Jolie Rebelo, not pictured but recognized for Musical Excellence Award, East Meadow High School.


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Legislator Ferretti Joins Scout Michael Greco of Troop #316 at Levittown VFW Post #9592

Scout Michael GrecoNassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was honored to spend time with Scout Michael Greco of Troop 316 at the Levittown VFW Post #9592 on Hickory Lane as he worked on his Eagle Scout Project which includes the building of a fire pit at the VFW.


Pictured above is Legislator Ferretti with Scout Michael Greco.



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Temple Emanu-El Day of Community Service a Success

Temple Emanu-El of East MeadowNassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was happy to join with other local political leaders to participate in the “Day of Community Service” event on Sunday, April 29th at Temple Emanu-El of East Meadow. Throughout the day, East Meadow residents of all ages participated in many activities to benefit local charities and local residents and were able to experience the value of volunteerism.


Pictured above (left to right) are Rona Kauffman – Member of Temple Emanu-El; Gary Adler – Member of Temple Emanu-El; Nassau County Legislator Tom McKevitt; Nassau County Executive Laura Curran; Lane Rubin – President of Temple Emanu-El Executive Board; Legislator Ferretti; New York State Assemblyman John Mikulin and Rabbi Daniel Bar-Nahum of Temple Emanu-El.


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Legislator Ferretti Participates in Earth Day Clean Up

Nassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was happy to join the Town of Hempstead and the Levittown Community Council to participate in an Earth Day Clean-Up in Levittown on Saturday, April 21, 2018.


The Levittown Community Council sponsored the clean-up from 1pm-4pm. All met at Veterans Memorial Park on Hempstead Tpke. and Shelter Lane, in front of the Levittown Public Library and got busy. Thank you to all who participated!


Pictured above (left to right) are Donald Patane, Levittown Community Council; Legislator Ferretti; Mike Cassano, Levittown Community Council; Louise Cassano, Levittown Community Council; Ginny Isola, Levittown Community Council; and John Mikulin, President of Island Trees Public Library.


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NUMC Mammography Van Coming to Levittown

Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. is sponsoring the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van to visit our neighborhood to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age forty. The screening will include a breast examination by a nurse, a mammography and instructions for breast self-examination at home.


If it’s been at least a year since your last mammography and you are planning to receive an exam, you will need a prescription for the exam from your doctor (if you have health insurance) and must provide any past exam films, if they are available. Women with health insurance will be required to make a co-payment. The mammography is free for uninsured women, based on eligibility guidelines.


Wednesday, May 16, 2018 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon
St. Bernard’s Church – 3100 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown


Appointments are required and are scheduled on a first come, first served basis. For additional information or to make an appointment, please contact Legislator Ferretti’s office at (516) 571-6215 or


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Legislator Ferretti Attends Police Community Council Installation

Police Community Council InstallationLegislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. was honored to attend the Police Community Council Installation on Monday, April 9, 2018 at The Cradle of Aviation in Garden City. Nassau County working together! Legislator Ferretti thanks all who are a part of this Police Council.


Pictured above (left to right) are Helen Meittinis, President Salisbury Community Association; Kerry Johnson-Gravina, Past PTA Co-President Island Trees School District; Legislator Ferretti; Brian Kelty, VP Board of the Levittown Property Owner Association and William Pastore, Assistant Superintendent Levittown School District.


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Legislator Ferretti Sponsors Bethpage Federal Credit Union to Help Residents File Taxes

free tax preparationOn Saturday, March 31, 2018, Nassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti, Jr. sponsored a free tax preparation help event along with Bethpage Federal Credit Union at the Levittown Library to help residents file their 2017 taxes.


“I would like to thank Bethpage Federal Credit Union for helping me to help our community with filing taxes this year” said Legislator Ferretti.


Pictured above (left to right) are Robert Suarez – Assistant VP of Community Development, Paul Thivierge – Community Development Representative, Legislator Ferretti, Mousa Rabie, – Business Development Representative, End-Niaz Mia – Community Development Support Assistant and Ever Martinez – Community Development Relationship Manager.


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Legislator Ferretti Honors Mary Rickard as Trailblazer

Mary RickardNassau County Legislator John R. Ferretti recently honored Mary Rickard as the 2018 Trailblazer for Women’s History Month on Monday, March 12, 2018 at the Nassau County Legislature for District 15.


Pictured above is Honoree Mary Rickard with Mike Rickard, Legislator Ferretti, Shelby Rickard and Lucas Rickard.


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