Anton Community Newspapers  •  132 East 2nd Street  •  Mineola, NY 11501  •  Phone: 516-747-8282  •  FAX: 516-742-5867
Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

Obituary: Dorian Westerman Hedgepath

Dorian Westerman Hedgepath, 57, of Delray Beach, passed away suddenly on July 17 and went to be with the Lord. Dorian was a Palm Beach County Library employee for 13 years. She had a love for Jesus, her family and all God’s creatures. Dorian was predeceased in death by her parents, Frederick and Anne Westerman; brother-in-law, King McElwaney. Survivors include her sister, M.J. McElwaney of Jupiter, FL; brother, Mark (Diane) of Melbourne, FL; niece, Diana of Charleston, SC; many cousins and friends. Dorian had requested donations in her memory may be made to Furry Friends, 401 Maplewood Drive Suite 10, Jupiter, FL or http://furryfriendsadoption.com; ASPCA, http://www.aspca.org/donate; or your choice of animal charity. To share any memories or to express your condolences you may visit www.taylorandmodeen.com

News

The Nassau County Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred on Wednesday, Sept. 17 which occurred at 5:40 p.m. in Floral Park.

According to detectives, a black, male subject entered the Capital One Bank, 170 Tulip Ave. and approached a teller. The subject produced a handgun and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed about of cash, the subject fled the bank and was last seen heading southbound on Plainfield Ave. The subject was described as being 35 to 40 years old, 6’ tall, stocky build, wearing a dark colored baseball cap, sunglasses, a white T-shirt and dark pants, During the incident there were four employees and one customer present. No injuries were reported.

Home security company Safe Choice Security recently compiled a list of the 29 safest places to live in New York State, and Floral Park made the ranks as one of four places in Nassau County. Using 2012 FCI crime statistics to analyze violent and property crime rates in the area, Safe Choice Security said it ranks each community based on its potential risk.


Calendar

Chamber of Commerce’s Networking Event

Thursday, October 2

West End Civic Association To Meet

Thursday, October 2

Town of Hempstead’s E-Cycling Collection

Sunday, October 5



Columns

1959: The Year The Music Stopped Playing
Written by Michael A. Miller, mmillercolumn@gmail.com

The Eccentric Heiress Of ‘Empty Mansions’
Written by Mike Barry, MFBarry@optonline.net

Yellow Margarine And A Pitch For The Ages
Written by Michael A. Miller, mmillercolumn@gmail.com