Jessica Parks

Jessica Parks

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Curran launches crackdown on counterfeit vapes

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a crackdown last week on the sale and distribution of counterfeit e-cigarette and vape

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Girl Scout Mia Perulli plans to construct obstacle course at Manorhaven Dog Park

A Girl Scout, Mia Perulli, told the Manorhaven Board of Trustees at Thursday’s meeting that she hopes to construct an

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Legislature approves assessment bills; Curran plans to veto

The Nassau County Legislature passed a number of GOP-introduced bills Monday regarding assessment, one of which would require the county

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Suozzi, King introduce federal vaping regulations

U.S. Rep. Thomas Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) introduced sweeping federal regulations on e-cigarette products Monday in the wake of hundreds of

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Suozzi supports impeachment inquiry in wake of Ukraine controversy

U.S. Rep. Thomas Suozzi, a moderate Democrat who initially was reluctant to support impeachment efforts against President Donald Trump, announced

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Port Chamber of Commerce awards Marvin Makofsky for outstanding community service

The Port Washington Chamber of Commerce gave its Community Service Award last Thursday to Port’s "chief vegetable executive," Marvin Makofsky. 

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International ballroom dancer to open Port Washington studio

A ballroom dancer who has graced international dance floors is docking in Port Washington.  Bao Ru is launching his next

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Applicant raises questions over Manorhaven’s calculation of building area

The interpretation of building area came under scrutiny last Tuesday night at a Manorhaven Board of Zoning Appeals hearing regarding

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Curran submits tentative budget

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran submitted a tentative budget for fiscal year 2020 on Tuesday that has no property tax

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Nassau’s August home sale count drops 12 percent from last year

Some 1,321 homes were sold in Nassau County last month, a 12 percent drop from the number sold in the

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The Fall Country Fair brings it back 200 years ago

The Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society is bringing a taste of the old days to the Sands-Willets House on Saturday

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Chabad of Port Washington: a judgment-free zone

Inside the walls of Chabad of Port Washington there is a judgment-free zone. It is a house of worship where

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Manorhaven proposes permanent ban on cell nodes, mulls proposed Manhasset Isle apartments

The Manorhaven Board of Trustees is planning to implement a permanent ban on the installation of cell nodes in the

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Manorhaven memorializes 18th anniversary of 9/11

The Village of Manorhaven held a memorial ceremony honoring the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks on Wednesday morning. 

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PAL upgrades field with help from the community

The PAL Sports Stadium at Sunset Park in Port Washington received a facelift and celebrated with a name change to

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