Child Care Partnership Membership Drive Supports Children and Families
According to the Children's Defense Fund, the need for childcare among low-income working families has reached crisis proportions. Sixteen million children under age 16 live in families that struggle to be self-sufficient. Only one in seven children eligible for federal childcare assistance currently receives it. This crisis exists not only nationally but also in our own communities of Great Neck and Manhasset.
Plandome Holds Hearing on Protection of Village Owned Trees
Plandome village officials held a public hearing on the proposed legislation formulated for the protection of village trees located on berms contiguous to construction sites.
Manhasset Allstars Big Win at The Garden
The Manhasset Allstars boys 15-and-under AAU basketball team ended their 2002 season with a victory over Wyandanch Project Hoops 16-and-under basketball team.
St. Mary's Hockey Players Face Off in Vytra Hockey Cup Tournament
Billy Finke, one of St. Mary's High School's star hockey players will represent Nassau County in the 7th Annual Vytra Cup Ice Hockey Tournament on Saturday, January 11, 2003 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Billy will play defense for the Nassau team, and with fellow Nassau teammates will compete against their Suffolk rivals for the championship title, as well as victory in the Skills Competition in puck control, rapid fire, fastest skater, hardest shot and goalie breakaways. Ryan Parnell of Manhasset, Billy's St. Mary's teammate, will play center.
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