Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) and Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano will be sponsoring a free Senior ID Card Program in Port Washington.
The program will be held from 12 pm to 3 pm on Tuesday, September 2nd at the Port Washington Library, located at 1 Library Drive in Port Washington. All Nassau County residents ages 60 and over are eligible to participate and receive a free senior ID card. No appointments are necessary.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola), in conjunction with the Integrated Medical Foundation and Shiel Medical Laboratory, will be sponsoring a free prostate cancer PSA test program in Floral Park. The free PSA blood tests will be provided on Tuesday, September 9th between 3:30 pm and 5:30 pm at the Floral Park Library, located at 17 Caroline Place in Floral Park.
The Integrated Medical Foundation’s guidelines for the program are as follows:
• Open to all men between the ages of 40 and over who have not previously been diagnosed with prostate cancer, regardless of whether or not they have insurance;
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) and Village of Roslyn Estates Mayor Jeffrey B. Schwartzberg announced that the New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) is studying safety improvements along Northern Boulevard in Roslyn Estates.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) recently joined with the Williston Park community at the Children’s Parade for a safer Williston Park. The parade is part of National Night Out, a nationwide event where communities promote involvement in crime prevention activities, build police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie, and show their commitment to standing up to crime.
Senator Martins (kneeling front row center) joins with Williston Park Mayor Paul Ehrbar and members of the Williston Park community at the National Night Out event in Kelleher Park.
Photo caption: Senator Martins (right) and Michael Romano from the New York State Department of Financial Services are pictured in front of the Department’s mobile foreclosure prevention center, which came to Westbury to provide assistance to homeowners.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) and the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) today teamed up to provide services to homeowners facing foreclosure.
Senator Jack Martins (R-Mineola) and Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano will be sponsoring a free KidPix photo ID program in Floral Park. The program will be held on Wednesday, August 20th from 2 pm to 5 pm at the Floral Park Library (17 Caroline Place, Floral Park).
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) recently joined with residents of the Village of South Floral Park at the South Floral Park Civic Association’s annual community cookout. The family-friendly event is an annual tradition which provides kids games, music, and entertainment for the entire Village.
Senator Martins (back row, center left) is pictured with South Floral Park Mayor Geoffrey Prime (back row, center right) and local children at the South Floral Park Civic Association’s annual community cookout.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola), County Executive Ed Mangano, and Legislator Rich Nicolello recently sponsored a property tax exemptions workshop to help local residents save on their property taxes. The program was held at the Shelter Rock Library in Albertson.
Specialists from the Nassau County Department of Assessment met one-on-one with homeowners to answer questions about New York State’s STAR and Enhanced STAR programs, as well as other property tax exemptions offered by Nassau County. Residents were also able to file applications for property tax exemptions on site.
Residents can Safely Dispose of Expired or Unwanted Medications
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola), Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, and Nassau County Legislator Richard Nicolello are sponsoring a “Shed the Meds” program in New Hyde Park to help residents safely dispose of unused or expired medications.
The “Shed the Meds” program will be held on Saturday, August 9th from 9 am to 12 pm at New Hyde Park Memorial High School (Parking lot on Evergreen Avenue, across from Tully Park).
To help prevent children from dying by being trapped in an overheated car, New York State Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) has introduced legislation to ensure that Good Samaritans who forcibly enter a car to rescue a child locked inside are exempt from liability. Senator Martins announced the “Child Rescue Act” on July 31st, which is National Heatstroke Prevention Day, at Harbor Child Care in Mineola.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola), Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, and Legislator Rose Marie Walker will be sponsoring a Property Tax Exemptions Workshops in Hicksville. The workshop will be held on Friday, August 15th from 1-3 pm at the Hicksville Library (169 Jerusalem Avenue, Hicksville).
At the program, tax exemption specialists from the Nassau County Department of Assessment will provide assistance, answer questions, and help residents file for the following property tax exemptions:
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) and Senator Dean G. Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) are partnering with the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) to provide services and assistance to homeowners facing foreclosure.
Senator Martins and Senator Skelos have arranged to have DFS’ Mobile Foreclosure Relief Center come to Elmont on Thursday, August 7th from 10 am to 6 pm at the Clara H. Carlson School (235 Belmont Boulevard, Elmont).
DFS staff members will be on hand to speak individually with homeowners about their situation and:
• Assist homeowners in their efforts to obtain loan modifications and other relief;
Senator Jack Martins (R-Mineola) and Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano will be sponsoring a free KidPix photo ID program in Westbury. The program will be held on Wednesday, August 13th from 3 pm to 5 pm at the Westbury Library (445 Jefferson Street, Westbury).
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola), County Executive Ed Mangano, and Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth recently partnered together to provide free senior ID cards to North Hempstead residents.
Senator Martins and County Executive Mangano worked with Supervisor Bosworth to bring their free senior ID card program to the Town’s “Funday Monday” Health Fair at North Hempstead Town Beach. Seniors were able to receive a free ID card which included their name, photo, and important contact information which could be helpful to first responders in the event of an emergency.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) recently served as a guest reader to children at the Bryant Library in Roslyn.
Senator Martins read “10 Things I Can Do To Help My World” by Melanie Walsh. The book teaches children about simple steps they can take to help protect the environment and make the world a better place.
Senator Martins is pictured as he reads “10 Things I Can Do To Help My World” to kids at the Bryant Library in Roslyn.
Senator Jack M. Martins (R-Mineola) recently visited St. Mary's Church in Manhasset to honor Father Anthony Refalo on his Silver Jubilee (25 years) of service as a priest.
Father Anthony served full-time at St. Mary's for nearly ten years before being transferred, but he continued to maintain a relationship with the parish. Even though he has lived in Malta since 1999, he returns twice a year, every year to the place he calls his "second home."
Senator Martins (right) is pictured as he congratulates Father Anthony Refalo (left) on his Silver Jubilee.