By Eden Laikin
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano welcomed hundreds of residents to Nassau County’s annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration at Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park on Sept. 22.
There, Mangano and Deputy Director of Minority Affairs Herb Flores honored several members of the Hispanic community for giving “so generously of their time, talent and energy.“
Honorees included: Patrick Barchi, Rafael Liriano, Alex Granado, Jilson A. Rodriguez Garay, DJ Shorty, Ricardo “Ricky” LaRosa, Henry J. Estrada, David en Viajeros, Edgardo Cabezas, William Blanco and Jaime Lucero.
Master of Ceremonies for the evening was Alfred Pena.