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Mangano Extends Deadline for Student Poster Contest in Recognition of National Recovery Month

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is extending the deadline for children ages 12-15 to participate in a poster contest highlighting the dangers of illicit and prescription drugs, and the importance of saying NO.  Poster submissions are … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Lynbrook

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is continuing to combat the heroin epidemic and save lives by joining with the Village of Lynbrook and Link Counseling Center—a division of Long Beach Reach outpatient counseling center—to host a … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Lynbrook

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is continuing to combat the heroin epidemic and save lives by joining with the Lynbrook Mayor William J. Hendrick and Long Beach Reach outpatient counseling center to host a free Overdose … Continue reading

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Mangano And Krumpter Announce Education Initiative To Combat Heroin Epidemic

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Tom Krumpter announced today that the Nassau County Police Department will host a “Too Good for Drugs” training initiative to assist Nassau County school officials in combatting the heroin epidemic. … Continue reading

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MANGANO OFFERS EDUCATION AND SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS OF THOSE ADDICTED TO HEROIN AND OPIATES

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites families and friends of those addicted to Heroin and Opiates to a free education and support group every Tuesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. Bernard’s Parish School, Room 209, in … Continue reading

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Mangano’s Drug Abuse Prevention Efforts Could Become State Laws

By: Eden Laikin and Caitlin Kelly Several of the drug abuse prevention initiatives recommended in a 2012 report by Nassau County, have been adopted by New York State’s Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction. The proposed legislation – … Continue reading

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MANGANO REPS JOIN STATE TASK FORCE ON DRUG ABUSE

by Eden Laikin Representatives from Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano’s office testified at a State Senate Task Force hearing this week on Heroin and Opioid Addiction. The hearing – the first of 12 to be held across the state – … Continue reading

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