Stories That Made Headlines in 2005
Nassau County District Attorney Denis Dillon announced on Wednesday, Jan. 12 that the DA's Special Investigations Bureau has arrested the former Village of Farmingdale Mayor Joseph Trudden, 55, of Farmingdale. Trudden is accused of preparing and submitting false records to the New York State comptroller's office during an audit conducted for June 2001 through May of 2003.
Suozzi Begins Next Term as County Executive
Tom Suozzi continued his tenure as Nassau County Executive on Jan. 1, 2006, when he was sworn in for his second term. Amid speculation that Suozzi will eventually announce a run for governor, the Democrat spent New Year's Day at home in Glen Cove addressing the crowd who gathered at the Robert C. Finley Middle School.
She Keeps Tri-ing for a Cure
On May 21, 2006, local resident Mindy Davidson will compete in the Memphis in May Triathlon (an Olympic-distance triathlon - 1.5K swim, 40K bike, 10K run) as part of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team in Training program. She will continue her efforts to raise funds while training for this endurance event. Davidson is a local runner and triathlete. She is vice president of the Greater Long Island Running Club, secretary of Team Runner's Edge in Farmingdale and a coach for the Team in Training program. She is also a vocational rehabilitation counselor for Nassau BOCES.
Registration for the 2006 Farmingdale Baseball League (FBLI) season will take place on the following dates and times:
From the Desk of Mayor George J. Graf
Reflecting on the Past, Looking to the Future