In Politics, No Done Deal
Thomas P. DiNapoli's resignation from his 20-year position as Assemblyman for the 16th Assembly District took place without fanfare on Wed. Feb. 7. Later in the day, he was sworn in as the 54th person to hold the position of comptroller for the State of New York. Although a firestorm raged in the background with a spitting mad governor railing at feeling double-crossed by Speaker Sheldon Silver of the Assembly and an equally defiant state legislature having, according to the state's constitution, the last word on the matter, the promotion from assemblyman to comptroller rolled through and over the controversy.
New Hyde Park School Board Holds Second Budget Hearing
The New Hyde Park/Garden City Park School Board held its second budget hearing at the New Hyde Park Road School last week. The hearing is just that, a forum to hear what the parents have to say about what they would like to see in this year's budget, when it is presented to the board.
Attention Travel Coaches
The Spring 2007 Travel Coaches meeting will take place on March 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus on Marcus Avenue.
That Elusive Valentine