Budgets: Glen Cove Passes, North Shore Fails
On Tuesday, May 15, voters in Glen Cove elected Janet Bates-Wilkins and Dr. Kurt Schmeller to the board of education while approving the school district's $48 million budget. The budget includes a .97 percent tax increase. North Shore School District voters elected Dr. Darlene Galati, George Pombar and incumbent Tom Murphy to the board of education while rejecting the proposed $52.7 million school budget which included a consolidated 7.455 percent tax increase.
Campaign 2001 Republican Candidates Named
The Glen Cove Republican Committee has nominated David L. Zatlin as their candidate for mayor of Glen Cove. According to the committee's chairman, Joseph M. Reilly, Zatlin was nominated by acclamation at the City GOP convention held May 12 at the Knights of Columbus in Glen Cove.
Glen Cove Jr. Baseball/Softball Game Report
John Bellock homered and doubled as Drew Swenson doubles twice in the Anker's Electric Bees 19-10 loss to The Basile Limousine Raptors ...The Lightning Auto Cobras remained undefeated at 5-0 as they beat the Ateco Sea Dogs, 15-9. Jabbar Morales homered and Taheem Vasquez played a great shortstop including an assist from the outfield for the Cobras ...Joe Pezza, Ryan Hopke, Jim Giambrone, John Quigley, Nick Bombardieri, Brent Harrison and Steve Latos were the hitting stars for the Giambrone Sandgnats as they beat the Waste Management Mudcats, 20-7 ... Jon Wagner (3 for 4) homered with three RBIs as the Fairview Storm beat the Raptors, 13-10. Ben Cox was 4 for 4 with a RBI and three runs scored. Chris Dobb was 3 for 3 (two runs scored) and Alex Ham was 2 for 3 with two RBIs for the Storm.
Glen Cove High School Big Red Sports
The week began with a tough loss to West Hempstead at home, which put the Big Red one game out of first place. The rematch brought the Big Red to West Hempstead.
Au Revoir, Guy, Normand, FOSS et al.
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