Philip M. Bernstein of Woodmere has been hired as of counsel at Blodnick Fazio & Associates in Garden City. He will also maintain his solo practice, PM Bernstein PC in Garden City.


Edward (Bo) O’Connell of New Hyde Park has been hired as a financial adviser at Andriola, Goldberg & Associates in Garden City, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc. He was a stock trader with the New York Stock Exchange.

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The Viscardi Center in Albertson, a network of nonprofit organizations serving those with disabilities, has appointed two new members to its board of directors.

Mark T. Laffey of Oyster Bay is principal of Laffey Real Estate in Greenvale.

Michael N. Vittorio of Merrick is president and CEO of The First National Bank of Long Island in Glen Head.

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