Posted on: January 17, 2017

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR EXTENSION OF SENIOR TAX RELIEF

The 12 members of the Nassau Legislature’s Republican Majority caucus, led by Presiding Officer Norma L. Gonsalves, filed a resolution today calling on New York State to extend a tax abatement for Nassau County seniors.

Legislators learned on Friday...Read on...

Posted on: January 4, 2017

Legislator Schaefer to Host Upcoming Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshops

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If you are a homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment on your residence you may dispute the assessed value between January 2, 2017 and March 1, 2017.

You do not have to pay a law firm to file a grievance.  Nassau County Legisl...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Legislator Schaefer Honors Former NYPD Commissioner Kelly

Legislator Schaefer Honors Former NYPD Commissioner Kelly

Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Dennis Dunne, Sr. are joined by Nassau County Acting Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and Franklin D. Roosevelt and George Patton look-a-like actors to honor Former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly at The Armor M...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2016

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES!

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES

HURRY! APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 2, 2017!

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer reminds homeowners that there are a variety of tax exemptions that can help reduce your property taxes.  Nassau County homeowners may be eligible for one o...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

Distracted shoppers are often seen by criminals as easy targets during the busy holiday shopping season. Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Police Department want to offer you some safety tips to help minimize opportunities for criminals to ...Read on...

Posted on: November 1, 2016

Toys for Tots - Please help us BRING A SMILE

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Posted on: October 21, 2016

Legislator Laura Schaefer invites all residents to attend an important PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNITY FORUM

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Tuesday, November 1, 2016 • 7:00 PM
Carle Place High School Auditorium – 168 Cherry Lane, Carle Place

Legislator Laura Schaefer invites you to attend an important Public Safety community meeting in Carle Place. Representatives from the Nassau County ...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN -REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

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Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

Jack-o-Lanterns ...Read on...

Posted on: August 12, 2016

Schaefer & The Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Warn Residents: Be Aware of these Scam!

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Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs want to notify taxpayers to beware of solicitations offering a fee-based service to apply for the School Tax Relief (STAR) property tax exemption when homeowners can apply for ...

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Posted on: July 25, 2016

Vietnam Veterans Honored at Eisenhower Park

Honored at Eisenhower Park

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer recently joined with members of the Colonel Aaron Ogden Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution at a wreath laying ceremony at Eisenhower Park to honor our Vietnam Veterans.

The ceremony...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Legislator Schaefer Announces Job Opportunities for Part-Time Crossing Guards

School Crossing Guard

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer announces that the Nassau County Police Department is currently seeking Part-Time Crossing Guards for assignments throughout Nassau County. Starting salary for this position is $18.00 per hour with no fringe benefit...Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2016

Legislator Laura Schaefer Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year. To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, the...Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2016

BARNUM ISLAND BRIDGE REPAIR MEETINGS

BARNUM ISLAND BRIDGE

TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Long Beach VFW - 675 West Park Ave., Long Beach

WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2016 - 7:00 PM Island Park Fire House - 440 Long Beach Rd., Island Park

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford invites all residents and are...Read on...

Posted on: July 6, 2016

THE NUMC DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO OUR NEIGHBORHOOD

MAMMOGRAPHY

• WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016 • 8:45 AM TO 12:00 NOON •
Cantiague Park – 490 W. John St., Hicksville

Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rose Marie Walker are pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van w...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2016

LEGISLATOR LAURA SCHAEFER INVITES ALL SENIORS TO ATTEND A CONSUMER SAFETY COMMUNITY FORUM

CONSUMER SAFETY COMMUNITY FORUM

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Garden City Senior Center - 6 Golf Club Lane

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Consumer Affairs Department would like to invite all senior citizens to attend this important community fo...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Protect yourself from zika virus

Protect yourself from zika virus

 What is Zika Virus?

Zika Virus is a disease that is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito.  The Aedes Albopictus is a species, known as the Asian Tiger Mosquito, that can transmit the Zika Virus....Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

MANGANO & SCHAEFER WELCOME NEW CHAPTER 82 VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA PRESIDENT

MANGANO AND SCHAEFER  WELCOME NEW CHAPTER 82 VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA PRESIDENT

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with Veterans Service Agency Director Ralph Esposito and Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone to welcome incoming Chapter 82 Vietnam Veterans of America Board Me...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

Legislator Walker & Legislator Schaefer to Host Free Child Car Seat Safety Inspections

Child Car Seat

Nassau County Legislators Rose Marie Walker and Laura Schaefer are urging all parents and caregivers to have their children’s car seats inspected on Monday, June 6th at Bethpage Community Park, located at 1001 Stewart Avenue in Bethpage. A Nassau County T...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2016

HELP SAVE THE LIFE OF A LOVED ONE!

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Posted on: March 22, 2016

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

Narcan Traning

Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Vincent Muscarella are joining with County Executive Ed Mangano to invite you to attend this very important community meeting

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM
You can save a life of a loved one from overd...Read on...

Posted on: March 4, 2016

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

community Blood Drive

Thursday, March 31, 2016  •  2:45 PM – 8:45 PM

Hicksville Fire Department – 20 E. Marie St., Hicksville

Every two seconds, someone needs blood. Please join Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer and come out to the Community Bloo...

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Posted on: January 13, 2016

Nassau County Legislators Schaefer and Walker Encourage You to Become a Member of C.E.R.T.

Become a  Member of C.E.R.T

2016 C.E.R.T. BASIC TRAINING CLASS SCHEDULE:
2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15 and 3/22All classes will be held from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
at theNassau County Office of Emergency Management Lecture Hall
510 Grumman Rd. West, Bethpage, NY 11714

Na...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2016

2016 TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer is sponsoring workshops to help residents file property tax assessment grievance applications. If you are a homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment as shown on your Nassau County Prop...Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2016

Legislator Schaefer Sworn In for Second Term At Nassau County Legislature

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer was sworn in for her second term at the Nassau County Legislature on Monday, January 4, 2016. Legislator Schaefer and the other 11 Republican Legislators were sworn in by the Honorable Peter T. King, United S...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

2017-18 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT DISCLOSURE NOTICES ONLINE

2017-18 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT
DISCLOSURE NOTICES ONLINE

Mineola, NY - Acting County Assessor Jim Davis announced that notices of tentative assessed value for the 2017-2018 property tax year are available for viewing to homeowners on the Department ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2015

Legislator Schaefer Helps Toys For Tots Program

Legislator Schaefer Helps Toys For Tots Program

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer and New York State Assemblyman Edward Ra are seen with Pastor John Gravagna of Connect Church of Bellmore, Sergeant Torres and Dr. Suzanne Viscovich, Principal of H...Read on...

Posted on: December 11, 2015

COUNTY EXECUTIVE MANGANO AND LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ANNOUNCE RESTORATION OF GLEN COVE ROAD

Road Work Ahead

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Legislator Laura Schaefer announced that Glen Cove Road, in Carle Place, is being resurfaced as a part of “Operation Restore Our Roadways.”

The Glen Cove Road milling and resurfacing project takes place fro...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

SCAM ALERT !

Scam Alert

Legislator Laura Schaefer, County Executive Ed Mangano and Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter are urging citizens to be vigilant when receiving telephone solicitations requesting payment via Green Dot cards or Western Union.

It has come to the attenti...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Toys For TOTS

DROP OFF BOX LOCATIONS:

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Posted on: October 23, 2015

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

JACK-O-LANTERNS

  • If a chil...
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Posted on: October 16, 2015

ATTENTION HOMEOWNERS: APPLY NOW FOR PROPERTY TAX SAVINGS

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APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 4, 2016

Nassau County homeowners are offered a variety of tax exemptions to help reduce property taxes. You may be eligible for one or more of the property tax exemptions described here.

For applications and brochu...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2015

Narcan Training Community Forum

Narcan Training Community forum

Legislator Laura Schaefer & County Executive Ed Mangano
invite you to attend a: narcan training COMMUNITY FORUM  You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

Wednesday, September 30, 2015  •  7:00
- 9:00 PM
Plainview/Old Bethpage Public Li...

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Posted on: August 31, 2015

PR Water Conservation AUG 2015

Water is an important part of our environment in Nassau County.  We are surrounded by ocean, bays, ponds, streams and inlets.  Additionally, Nassau County sits just a few hundred feet above our drinking water aquifers.  It i...

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Posted on: August 25, 2015

LIGHTS, CAMERA . . . NASSAU!

A new independent analysis* shows the economic impact of filming TV shows and movies in Nassau County. Between 2013 and 2014, the film industry generated ...

ECONOMIC & FISCAL IMPACT OF THE NASSAU
Posted on: August 13, 2015

Nassau County Legislature Hosts Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association Meet & Greet Breakfast

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer recently co-hosted the first Meet and Greet breakfast at the Legislature for the Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association (LIHPA). The breakfast was an invitation to personally introduce the legislators with the His...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2015

It’s Mosquito Season in Nassau County

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Mosquito season has begun. Many residents have contacted my office to alert me to the presence of mosquitoes and to ask about controlling the mosquito population. The first thing you should do is report your mosquito complaint to the Nassau County Depar...Read on...

Posted on: June 18, 2015

Legislator Laura Schaefer Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

Property Tax Exemptions Workshop

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year.

To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, N...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2015

Legislator Laura Schaefer Proudly Announces NUMC Digital Mammography Van is coming

Legislator Laura Schaefer Proudly Announces NUMC Digital Mammography Van is coming to our Legislative District

Legislator Laura Schaefer Proudly Announces
NUMC Digital Mammography Van is coming to our Legislative District

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 NoonBethpage Community Park – 1001 Stewart Ave., Bethpage

Legislator Laura Schaefer is plea...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2015

Nassau County Declares May as “Melanoma Awareness Month”

Melanoma Month Awareness

Legislator Laura Schaefer announced Nassau County’s annual “May is Melanoma Awareness Month” campaign. Spearheaded by Colette Coyne, the Colette Coyne Melanoma Awareness Campaign (CCMAC) was formed in 1998 after Colette Coyne’s thirty-year old daughter d...Read on...

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Posted on: April 10, 2015

County Talks Westbury Ave Upgrades

Recent Article from The Westbury Times...By Betsy Abraham

Major upgrades could be coming to Westbury Avenue, but those improvements won’t come without some huge changes to Carle Place’s main thoroughfare.

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer disc...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2015

Legislator Schaefer Joins in Passover Food Donation Effort

Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer joined with Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves, Stop and Shop Supermarket Co., students from Long Island Lutheran Middle School and the Solomon Schechter Scho

Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer joined with Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves, Stop and Shop Supermarket Co., students from Long Island Lutheran Middle School and the Solomon Schechter School, and leaders of the Jewish community to donate nearl...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Legislator Laura Schaefer Is Saving Nassau County Taxpayers $100 Million Annually

NC TAX BILL

Despite being just one of the entities that collects property taxes, Nassau County is responsible to pay out 100% of tax refunds. Left unchecked, this system has led to $2 billion in debt to Nassau County. I am pleased to announce two reforms that will el...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rich Nicolello Encourage You to Become a Member of C.E.R.T.

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Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rich Nicolello
Encourage You to Become a Member of C.E.R.T.

2015 C.E.R.T. BASIC TRAINING CLASS SCHEDULE: 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3 and 6/10
All classes are from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Marcus Christ Hall142...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

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Legislator Laura Schaefer & County Executive Ed Mangano Invite You to Attend:
NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

Thursday, April 9, 2015 • 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Adelphi University Alumni House - 154 Camb...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ANNOUNCES NEW POTHOLE REPAIR INITIATIVE

Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer is pleased to announce a new, aggressive plan to repair potholes in Nassau County

Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer is pleased to announce a new, aggressive plan to repair potholes in Nassau County. Under the new plan, municipalities will share reported pothole complaints in “real-time” so that highway crews can be dispatched ...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

Schaefer & Muscarella Announce Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

Legislators Laura M. Schaefer and Vincent T. Muscarella are pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van

Legislators Laura M. Schaefer and Vincent T. Muscarella are pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be coming to the West Hempstead area to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age forty. The s...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

MANGANO LAUNCHES AGGRESSIVE POTHOLE REPAIR PROGRAM WITH CITIES, TOWNS & VILLAGES

Pathole Repair Program

Urges Residents to Call or Use Nassau Now App to Report Potholes

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Gl...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2015

Legislator Laura M. Schaefer invites you to attend a WESTBURY AVENUE STREETSCAPING COMMUNITY FORUM

WESTBURY AVENUE STREETSCAPING  COMMUNITY FORUM

I am pleased to inform you that I have secured county capital funding for a “Streetscape” revitalization and beautification project along Westbury Avenue in Carle Place.

This project may include sidewalk beautification treatments, decorative lamps, b...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2015

03/03/2015 WINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OPENS NEW RESEARCH & ACADEMIC CENTER

WINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OPENS NEW  RESEARCH AND ACADEMIC CENTER

Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer joined with other elected officials to celebrate the grand opening of a new $80 million dollar, 95,000 square-foot Research and Academic Center at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola.

“The new Research and...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2015

03/03/2015 LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER HONORS SCOUTS INDUCTED TO THE ORDER OF THE ARROW

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER HONORS SCOUTS INDUCTED  TO THE ORDER OF THE ARROW

Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer recently joined with other elected officials to honor thirteen Scouts on being inducted as members of “The Order of the Arrow” and present them with a special Legislative Citation to commemorate their induction. ...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2015

Laura Schaefer Proudly Announces NUMC Digital Mammography Van is Coming to Our Legislative District

Mammography

Legislator Laura Schaefer Proudly Announces
NUMC Digital Mammography Van is Coming to Our Legislative District

Thursday, March 26, 2015 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 PMCantiague Park – 480 W. John St., Hicksville, NY 11801

Legislator Laura Schaefer is pleas...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2015

01/23/2015 Create a Safety Profile for "Smart911" Today!

Smart 911

The Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) is providingSmart911, which allows residents to create a free safety profile for their household at www.smart911.com that can include information necessary for 911 call takers to have in the event of an emergency...Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2015

01/22/15 - Legislator Schaefer Fights for Expedited Cleanup at Sylvania Site

Legislator Schaefer Fights for Expedited Cleanup at Sylvania Site

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined her colleagues in government U.S. Senator Charles Schumer and County Legislator Rose Marie Walker in calling for the completion of the cleanup at the former Sylvania Corning Plant by the United States Army Co...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2015

01/20/15 - Legislator Laura M. Schaefer Encourages You to Become a Member of C.E.R.T.

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Legislator Laura M. Schaefer Encourages
You to Become a Member of C.E.R.T.

2015 C.E.R.T. BASIC TRAINING CLASS SCHEDULE: 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17 and 3/24
All classes start at 7:00 PMOffice of Emergency Management Lecture Hall
510 Gr...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2015

01/09/15 - HELP SAVE The Life of A Loved One!

NARCAN

Learn How to Recognize and Prevent An OVERDOSE!

Posted on: January 6, 2015

01/06/15 - Legislator Schaefer invites you to an important WINTER WEATHER PREPAREDNESS SEMINAR

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Legislator Laura M. Schaefer invites you to an important
WINTER WEATHER PREPAREDNESS SEMINARPresented by the
Nassau County Office of Emergency Management

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 • 7:00 pmOEM Lecture Hall - 510 Grumman Rd. West, Bethpage

Di...Read on...

Posted on: January 6, 2015

01/06/15 - LEGISLATOR LAURA M. SCHAEFER ANNOUNCES PROPERTY ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE FORUMS

LEGISLATOR LAURA M. SCHAEFER ANNOUNCES
PROPERTY ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE FORUMS

THURSDAY, JANUARY 8, 20157:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Westbury Recreation Center – 348 Post Avenue

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14, 20157:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Bethpage Public Library – 47 Po...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2014

12/3/2014 Citizen Preparedness Program

Legislator Laura M. Schaefer Invites You To Attend
A CITIZEN PREPAREDNESS TRAINING PROGRAM

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2014 - 7:00 P.M. ~ RUSHMORE AVENUE SCHOOL ~
251 Rushmore Ave., Carle Place, NY 11514

Legislator Laura Schaefer and co-sponsors Sena...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

10/20/14 Have a Safe and Happy Halloween Remember Theses Important Safety Tips

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Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

Jack-o-Lanterns

I...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

09/17/14 Legislator Laura M. Schaefer Invites You To Attend The Mega Jobfair

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Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
10:00 am to 2:00 pm • Veterans Admission Starts at 9:00 amNassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale


Legislator Laura Schaefer invites you to attend a job fair sponsored by Nassau County. All ...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

09/17/14 Help Save the Life of a Loved One!

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Posted on: September 12, 2014

09/12/14 New York Blood Center (NYBC) Declares Emergency Blood Appeal

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As the region heads into the Fall season, New York Blood Center (NYBC) has issued an emergency blood appeal, reporting that community supplies of all types of donor blood are at critically low levels.

In the wake of this shortage, NYBC has issued an ur...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

09/09/14 Nassau County Department of Assessment 2014 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

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If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year.

To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, N...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

09/09/14 Nassau County Department of Assessment 2014 Extended Hours

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As part of his ongoing efforts to make Nassau County government more accessible to its residents, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that the Department of Assessment will be extending its hours of operations effective Thursday, October 2...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2014

08/27/14 Hurricane/Severe Weather Preparedness Community Forum

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Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rose Marie Walker invite all Nassau County residents to attend this very important seminar to learn what you can do to prepare your household for the impact of future hurricanes or other severe weather events. ...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2014

Legislator Schaefer & Legislator Walker Co-Host Hurricane Preparedness Forum

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Hurricane/Severe Weather Preparedness Community Forum
Thursday, September 18, 2014 • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PMLevittown Hall – 201 Levittown Pkwy., Hicksville

Nassau County Legislators Laura Schaefer and Rose Marie Walker invite all Nassau County resident...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Announces Property Tax Exemptions Workshop in Westbury

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PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP IN WESTBURY
Tuesday, August 26th - 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Westbury Recreation Center - 348 Post Avenue

To help homeowners learn more about the property tax exemptions they may qualify for, Nassau County Executive Ed...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Announces NUMC Mammography Van Coming to Our Area

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Legislator Schaefer Proudly Announces
NUMC Digital Mammography Van is Coming to Our Legislative District

Thursday, September 18, 2014 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 PM
Westbury Recreation Center – 348 Post Ave., Westbury

Legislator Laura Schaefer is please...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

Hagedorn Little Village School Celebrates Grand Opening in Seaford

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Hagedorn Little Village School Celebrates Grand Opening

Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with fellow Legislator Michael Venditto to welcome the Hagedorn Little Village School to the Seaford Community during their recent Grand Opening cere...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Announces Designation of Smoking Areas in County Parks

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer is pleased to announce the unanimous passage of a resolution to accept the donation of “No Smoking” signage from the Tobacco Action Coalition of Long Island to place in Nassau County Parks.

In recognition of the ...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Asks Homeowners To Be Cautious of Residential Distraction Burglaries

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Legislator Laura Schaefer and the Nassau County Police Department advise residents that individuals are perpetuating a series of burglaries and scams throughout Nassau County. In recent cases, individuals posed as utility workers to trick homeowners into...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2014

It’s Mosquito Season in Nassau County

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Mosquito season has begun. Many residents have contacted my office to alert me to the presence of mosquitoes and to ask about controlling the mosquito population. The first thing you should do is report your mosquito complaint to the Nassau County Departm...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2014

Blood Supply Needs a Summer Break O-Negative Blood Reserves a Special Seasonal Challenge

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New York Blood Center (NYBC) is asking for help over the summer to maintain an adequate supply of all blood types, but especially O-negative. In addition, hundreds of additional blood drives need to be scheduled to meet projected hospital demand.

Peop...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Proudly Announces The NUMC Digital Mammography Van is Coming to Our Legislative

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Legislator Laura Schaefer is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mammography Van will be coming to our area on two occasions to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age fifty. The screening will include a breast exami...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Attends Memorial Day Parade in Hicksville

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with other elected officials to remember and honor those that died in service to our nations’ military at the Memorial Day Parade in Hicksville.

Shown in photo, left to right: Town Clerk James Altadonna; ...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2014

Legislator Laura Schaefer Attends Eagle Scout Court of Honor

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer recently attended Boy Scout Troop 305 Eagle Court of Honor for John James DiFrisco which took place at Carle Place High School.

“John has given back to his community and serves as a wonderful role model for futur...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2014

Learn How to Recognize and Prevent an Overdose

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Help Save the Life of a Loved One

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Nassau County Declares May as “Melanoma Awareness Month”

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined with Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves and Legislators Michael Venditto, Denise Ford, Donald MacKenzie, Dennis Dunne Sr., Rose Marie Walker, North Shore LIJ Chairman Dr. Omit Garg North Shore LIJ Senior Admin...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Attends Firematic Awards Ceremony

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer was pleased to join with her fellow Legislators to attend the Nassau County Fire Commission Annual Firematic Awards Ceremony which was held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum in Ga...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Attends Boy Scouts Awards Ceremony

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Nassau County Legislator Laura M. Schaefer and Nassau County Legislator Rose Marie Walker were pleased to attend the Theodore Roosevelt Council Boy Scouts of America Diversity and Leadership Awards Luncheon. The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

LEGISLATOR SCHAEFER ANNOUNCES REWARD PROGRAM TO HELP END ANIMAL ABUSE

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Nassau County Legislator Laura Schaefer joined Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) President Robert Sowers, accompanied by Miss Harper, a brutally-injured puppy, and other Legislatorsto announce incentives for people who ...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Legislator Laura M. Schaefer Proudly Announces NUMC Digital Mammography Van is Coming to Our Legisla

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Legislator Laura Schaefer is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mammography Van will be coming to our area on two occasions to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age fifty. The screening will include a breast exami...Read on...

Posted on: February 26, 2014

Learn How to Recognize and Prevent an Overdose

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You Can Save the Life of a Loved One!!!

Posted on: February 14, 2014

Winter Weather Causing Pothole Issues On Our Roadways

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Icy roads and snowy conditions can create potholes throughout the winter months. I urge all drivers to use caution when driving. Also, please report dangerous potholes to the appropriate municipality.

The roads in Nassau County are maintained by dif...Read on...

Posted on: February 10, 2014

Legislator Laura M. Schaefer Will Be Hosting A Community Blood Drive

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We Are In a Blood Emergency and Need Your Support
Your donation will help to save up to three lives!Our community hospitals need your help, please share this lifesaving gift! Thank you for caring!


Blood Donation Eligibility Criteria:• Bring ID ...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2014

Property Assessment Grievance Workshops

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Legislator Laura M. Schaefer will be holding property assessment grievance workshops for any homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment as shown on their Nassau County Property Tax Impact Disclosure Notice.

By filing a Griev...Read on...

Posted on: January 7, 2014

January is “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month"

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The New York State Legislature has declared January “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month” in an effort to raise awareness about the dangers posed by carbon monoxide in homes and buildings. Carbon monoxide poisonings increase by 10% during winter months with t...Read on...

Posted on: January 17, 2014

Legislator Schaefer Sworn In For First Term On Nassau County Legislature

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On January 6th, Laura Schaefer had the honor of being sworn into Office as Nassau County Legislator by the Honorable Joseph N. Mondello, Chairman of the Nassau County Republican Committee. Legislator Schaefer represents Legislative District 14 which inclu...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2014

PRESS ADVISORY

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When: Monday, January 6, 2014


Where: Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building1550 Franklin Avenue, Mineola

Time: 10:00 AM


All press are invited to attend the Induction Ceremony for the Inductionof the Tenth Nassau County Le...Read on...