Community Dedicates Lieutenant Keith G. Fairben Way
Said to be rescuing someone amidst the rubble during the World Trade Center terrorist attacks when he was found, Keith G. Fairben of Floral Park became a hero like so many others that fateful day. Keith volunteered for Floral Park's Reliance Engine Company and also served as a paramedic for Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan.
Parents Want Convicted Sex Offender Off the Street
Outraged parents rallied Oct. 14 outside Nassau County District Court in Hempstead, toting signs and demanding civil confinement, a law that would remove sexual predators from the streets and place them into treatment facilities. Many local parents, including those who's sons have been approached and even followed home by convicted sex offender Kevin Cloherty of Garden City, admit they're afraid for their children.