Linda Fairgrieve, the Hometown Party candidate for Village of Mineola trustee, maintains the village has a deficit and says the large amount of bonding the current village board has done is one of the major concerns of residents. One of her Village Party opponents, incumbent Trustee Warren Brinker, says Fairgrieve doesn't understand municipal budgeting and that Mineola's fiscal health is the best it has ever been.
Independence Party Battles Against Insurgence
The Independence Party, New York State's affiliate of the National Reform Party, has been embroiled in a power struggle over the past year which reaches into Mineola, where Nassau County Chairwoman Beth Anderson continues to fight claims she is not rightfully in charge.
MHS Girls Hoops Roundup
After reaching the halfway point of the season, the Mineola High School Lady Mustangs basketball team endured some tough losses and missed the playoffs. Coach Denise Zunno's young Mustangs ended the season with a 4-8 record in Nassau Conference IV.
Mustang Sports News
The winter sports season is now over. Most of the Mustang teams were very competitive and represented themselves and their school community well. The boys basketball team has made the division playoffs, the girls and boys bowling teams made it to the County Championships and the wrestling team is currently in the qualifying meets for the county championship. Not too bad for little old Mineola High School, huh? Congratulations to all the athletes for their hard work and dedication. We are very proud of you!
Police Blotter Gives Wrong Impression About Mineola
Hometown Party Seeks Balance