LIRR Halts Third Track Project
Citing the lack of funding for the controversial third track project, the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) pulled the plug on a plan to lay a third track on the main line between the Floral Park and Hicksville train stations.
Palmiero-Winters Competes in High Heel Benefit Race
On July 9, Amy Palmiero-Winters of Hicksville, a below the knee amputee and world record holder, was the only amputee competing against able-bodied women in the LIVE with Regis & Kelly High Heel-A-Thon, which was held in Central Park and sponsored by "Dr. Scholl's For Her" to benefit the March of Dimes.
Central Nassau Guidance and Counseling Services, Inc. to Hold 9th Annual Golf Outing August 5
Hicksville-based Central Nassau Guidance and Counseling Services, Inc., a comprehensive, not-for-profit community resource serving the Long Island region with broad services for individuals affected by mental illness, development disabilities, addiction and/or chemical dependency problems, will hold its 9th Annual Golf Outing on Aug. 5 at the Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course, 1 Southwoods Road in Woodbury.
From Assemblyman Rob Walker's Desk