Monthly Archives: June 2012

Budget Memo Released to Department Heads

FROM: Eric C. Naughton, Director of the Budget DATE:    June 26, 2012 TO:        Hon. Edward P. Mangano, County Executive Rob Walker,  Chief Deputy County Executive Timothy Sullivan, Deputy County Executive for Finance RE:      2012 Budget Reductions  CONFIDENTIAL MEMORANDUM              Thanks … Continue reading

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The State of Politics in Nassau County

By Eden Laikin Fulfilling a threat to withhold payment of property tax refunds in exchange for a favorable political redistricting plan, Nassau’s nine Democratic lawmakers failed to authorize critical legislation that could cripple county government – including the elimination of … Continue reading

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Mangano Combats The Effects Of PTSD

By Caitlin Kelly and Eden Laikin At least one in thirty adults will be diagnosed with PTSD in their lifetime, with twice the number of women than men. The average age of onset in adults is 23 years old. This … Continue reading

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Levittown Students Promote “Walk Safe Nassau” Program

By Caitlin Kelly and Eden Laikin A group of teens in Levittown already have plans for the end-of-school summer break. They’re going to clean up and re-decorate the roadside memorial on Hempstead Turnpike where their 16-year-old friend, Anthony D’Alessandro, was struck … Continue reading

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MANGANO RECOGNIZES NATHAN’S FAMOUS FOR EMPLOYING RESIDENTS WITH CORPORATE AND FRANCHISE JOBS IN NASSAU

By Caitlin Kelly As part of an initiative to showcase thriving businesses in the area, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano recognized Nathan’s Famous as the June “Employer of the Month,” for the company’s continuing efforts to employ local residents … Continue reading

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Call on Democratic Legislators to Save Youth and Mental Health Programs

By Eden Laikin                If Legislative Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams and his Democratic Caucus fail to reverse their decision and approve bonding to pay $41 million in tax refunds on June 18, more than 20,000 children will lose youth services … Continue reading

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