Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Rose Walker recognized Tim Parker, a Hicksville High School Graduate, for being drafted to play professional soccer for the Vancouver Whitecaps. Tim, captain of the St. John’s Red Storm soccer team in his senior season, was selected as the 13th overall pick in the 2015 Major League Soccer Draft.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced an aggressive, joint initiative between the Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Police after three new swastikas were discovered at the Long Island Rail Road’s (LIRR) Cedarhurst and Woodmere stations this year. County Executive Mangano also announced a Crime Stoppers reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest in these cases.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano will observe the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a weekend of programs in celebration of his life. County Executive Mangano, in conjunction with the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration Committee of Nassau County Inc. and Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs, has planned a trio of events that pay tribute to the leader of the American Civil Rights Movement who was assassinated on April 4, 1968.