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Mangano Announces Upcoming Free Life-Saving Trainings

By Eden Laikin Days after two young Long Beach residents died from apparent Heroin overdoses, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and Legislator Denise Ford joined with the seaside community to discuss ways to fight the scourge. Mangano and Ford immediately … Continue reading

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Nassau Officials Attend Long Beach Rally to Fight Heroin Abuse

By Eden Laikin More than 50 concerned Long Beach residents came together today to discuss a plan of attack on the Heroin abuse crisis, days after 2 members of the community died of drug overdoses. Some attendees spoke about their … Continue reading

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MANGANO OFFERS NARCAN TRAINING TO FAMILY MEMBERS OF THOSE STRUGGLING WITH SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites residents over age 18 to become trained overdose prevention responders, with a simple and informative 90-minute lesson and a free life-saving kit. County substance abuse professionals will teach attendees how … Continue reading

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Mangano Announces Substance Abuse Awareness and Prevention Programs for Red Ribbon Week

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is partnering with various Nassau school districts, PTA’s and Adelphi University to bring drug abuse awareness and life-saving presentations to the attention of parents, students and staff as part of National Red Ribbon Week Oct. 23rd-31st.  The presentations … Continue reading

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Help Your Neighbors – Nassau Hurricane Recovery Fund

By Eden Laikin Nearly 700 Nassau County residents have applied for financial assistance from the Nassau Hurricane Recovery Fund, since January, claiming they’re either uninsured or underinsured and cannot afford to rebuild or return to their storm-devastated homes. The fund, … Continue reading

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Recognize the Signs of an Overdose and Reverse its Effect.

By Eden Laikin Narcan Flyer 2012 County Executive Edward P. Mangano, along with County Legislator Norma Gonsalves and members of Nassau’s prescription drug abuse task force, invite Nassau residents to attend a free training and learn how to save a … Continue reading

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Non-Profits – Profitable for Some in Nassau

By Eden Laikin After learning of the $363,000 annual salary package earned by the head of a County-funded charity, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano said he’ll propose a bill requiring all county-funded nonprofits to spend at least 65 percent … Continue reading

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