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MANGANO ANNOUNCES DECREASE IN OVERDOSE DEATHS IN NASSAU COUNTY

By Eden Laikin Mineola, NY –  Nassau officials announced today that the number of drug overdose deaths in Nassau County has begun to decrease, while the numbers throughout NYS and across the nation continue to rise faster than ever. Mangano … Continue reading

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Mangano Announces Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Great Neck

Mineola, NY –  Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, and County Legislator Ellen Birnbaum will join with COPAY Inc. treatment center and Great Neck Public Schools to invite residents to attend a free Overdose Prevention Workshop with Naloxone (Narcan) training … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in BETHPAGE

Mineola, NY –  Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Rose Walker will join with the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management, and Family and Children’s Association, to invite residents to  a free Overdose Prevention Workshop on Monday, … Continue reading

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Mangano: More lives saved, less overdose deaths in September

At least 45 people were saved from overdoses in Nassau last month – revived either by members of the Nassau Police Department or local volunteer fire departments – or by civilians who County officials trained to administer Narcan – the … Continue reading

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MANGANO – COUNTY PROGRAM SAVES LIVES; SCHOOLS URGED TO DO SAME

By Eden Laikin County Executive Ed Mangano said today that at least 50 people, who received lifesaving training by Nassau officials over the past 5 years, have reported using those skills – and the lifesaving medication they were given – … Continue reading

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Three Plainview Teens Arrested After Another Teen Overdoses

By Eden Laikin Nassau Police arrested 3 teens in Plainview yesterday for illegal drug possession, in connection with the non-fatal overdose of an 18-year old high school student. During the arrest, Narcotics Detectives seized a significant amount of drugs, with … Continue reading

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Mangano Offers Free Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Prevention Seminar in Farmingdale

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites residents to attend a free Overdose Prevention Workshop on Monday, Sept. 25th from 7pm-9pm at Farmingdale High School, located at 150 Lincoln Street. Attendees will be trained to administer Naloxone, … Continue reading

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