Hicksville's Fallen Hero Is Carried Home
A Sea of Blue Fills Broadway, As Thousands Mourn for George Howard --
A sea of blue filled Broadway on Wednesday, Sept. 19, as thousands of mourners attended the funeral Mass for George Howard, the Port Authority police officer and Hicksville firefighter killed in his heroic efforts in last week's World Trade Center terrorist attacks.
Hicksville Fire Department Loses One of Its Best
Howard Was Well-Known for Heroic Efforts --
News that George Howard was one of the first to respond to the scene of the World Trade Center terrorist attack comes as no surprise to many, for he was long-known for his heroic efforts. The Port Authority police officer and Hicksville firefighter, killed in last Tuesday's attack, was consistently at the forefront of local rescue operations, determined to save those in need, no matter what the danger to himself.
PTA Homecoming Fair Set for Sept. 29
The Hicksville Council of PTAs is proud to announce that its 11th Annual Homecoming Fair will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, rain or shine. Everyone is invited to join in the fun and excitement at this community event.
Personal Reflections on the American Tragedy
Grateful for School's Response to Tragedy