Nassau County

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Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages, D-Elmont, has called on Valley Stream residents to boycott shopping at the Green Acres Mall on Black Friday. This comes after local property taxes increased as a result of millions of dollars in tax breaks that the mall received.

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Mangano, his wife, and Venditto all pleaded "not guilty" at their arraignment and were released after posting bond. Mangano says he is innocent and will not resign despite calls to do so from Nassau County Republican candidates who are on the ballot this Election Day.

"I have an opportunity, when at the proper time, to present my evidence that rebukes any of this nonsense that I would ever do anything that sacrifices my oath of office," Mangano says.

Mangano, his wife, and Venditto are due back in court on December 7.

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Nassau County jail’s private medical provider, Armor Correctional Health Services, has agreed to pay $350,000 as part of a settlement with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

Armor Health Threatens To Pull Out Of Nassau Jail

Sep 30, 2016
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The controversy between the Nassau County jail and its medical care provider continues. Armor Correctional Health Services says it will leave the jail early next month unless the county meets a list of conditions.

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Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos is switching parties and says he will run for county executive as a Democrat in 2017.