Legion Holds First Fall Meeting
On Wednesday, Sept. 6, the American Legion Post 304 held its first meeting of the season. Highlights of the meeting were presentations by four young men sponsored by the Post to attend the Boys' State Program held in June at SUNY Morrisville in upstate New York. Boys' State has been operated in each state by the American Legion for more than 60 years. The purpose of the program is to teach the boys about government, the meaning of patriotism, and the spirit of Americanism. The boys gather for a week and set-up a model government where they participate in hypothetical political parties, caucuses, nominations and elections, as well as, intercounty athletics.
Jones Beach to Get Taste of Trump
Imagine a 36,000 square-foot catering and dining hall in the heart of Jones Beach State Park for parties, weddings, business functions and dining. Well, world-renowned developer Donald Trump and Carlyle on the Green owner Steven Carl have.
Fifth Grade Girls Soccer Team Wins Ref-Fuel Tournament
The Manhasset Mighty U-11 (5th grade) girls soccer team lived up to its name, and then some, at the East Meadow Ref-Fuel Tournament Aug. 26 through 28. The Mighty, coached by Jorge Garcia, Scott Arenare and Jerome Blocker, played three awesome games beating Levittown (1-0), New Hyde Park (4-0) and Garden City Park (2-1) to take first place in the Girls U11 White division of the tournament. Although some of these girls had not played together before, each and every one contributed to the Mighty's success over the course of the tournament. Consistent pressure was provided by Natalie Stefan, Emily Koufakis, Abby Kucharczyk, Cara DePippo, Elizabeth Arenare and Angela Shapiro. Strong defensive effort throughout all three games came from Jade Blocker, Riley Garcia, Alice Donnelly, Yvette Signore, Paulina Parsons and Caitlin Gleason. The team's defensive effort was backed up by incredibly strong goaltending by Meredith Wilshere.
Women's Golf News
On Sept. 12 the 18 Holers qualified for the club championship. The medalist was Sara Tasnady.
Vote Yes For Proposition One and No for Proposition Two
Norgate Community Requests 'No' Vote on Proposition 2