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As Nassau coronavirus cases rise to 2,869, county golf courses, driving ranges to reopen Thursday

As the sobering news that confirmed coronavirus cases in the county have increased to 2,869, according to Nassau County Executive Laura Curran at a Tuesday news conference, she also announced county golf courses and driving ranges will reopen on Thursday. Credit: Newsday / Yeong_Ung Yang

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