Glen Cove Pugilists on Golden Gloves Fight Card March 3
The New York Daily News 79th anniversary Golden Gloves Boxing will return to Glen Cove on March 3 at the Glen Cove High School. On the fight card for the evening are four Glen Cove Boxing Academy pugilists: Gary Grella, Kevin Murphy, Carlos Valle and Edwin Vazquez. Also on March 3, the academy will honor Phil Capobianco as Man of the Year and will award a scholarship to a deserving student.
Guess the Groundhog Got It Right
Mother Nature must have given a heads-up to Holtsville Hal and other northeastern groundhogs who predicted six more weeks of winter on this year's Groundhog Day. While Mom's human children had no complaints about six more weeks like the January '06 they had experienced, perhaps they should have listened to a more sage predictor, Yogi Berra, who has always counseled that "It ain't over 'til it's over."
Ahead for Elizabeth Goldson: University of Florida and Olympic Trials
Glen Cove High School Senior Elizabeth Goldson has been honored with a full scholarship to the University of Florida, thanks in part to her swimming talents.
The North Shore High School girls track and field team competed in the county "B" championship this past weekend at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood. There were some outstanding performances including eighth- grader Brianna Welch who placed first in the 600m, claiming her second consecutive County Championship in that event.
We the People Deserve a Moratorium
A Bouquet for the Fire Department