17th Assembly District Race Candidate
"Albany is broken and we need to fix it," said Westbury resident Thomas Sobczak, the Democratic candidate for the 17th Assembly District (A.D.). "The biggest issue for an Assembly person today is to open government back for the people."
17th Assembly District Race
Incumbent Maureen O'Connell is hoping her constituents, old and new, will elect her to serve yet another term as assemblywoman of the 17th District. Due to the recent redistricting plan, O'Connell gained portions of the Bellmores and much more of East Meadow. Walking door to door, attending community meetings and campaigning at local train stations, she is getting to better know the residents she hopes to serve if re-elected.
High School Sports Briefs
This past week, the girls' soccer team played the last two games of their season. On Oct. 23, the girls faced Hewlett in a great game. The Garden City offense played an amazing game, scoring five goals off of the Hewlett defense. Goals were scored by Cerrato with two, Mueller with two and Kamrowski with one. Both Lind and Norniella played great games in goal, each with three saves to ensure the victory.
Local Sports News
The Garden City Thunder 10-Year-Old Football Team has just won their fourth straight game, defeating Franklin Square 21-6 at home. This puts their record at 4-1 in League play and 5-1 overall.
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