A Half Century of Bravery and Dedication
Later this month, Mineola firefighter Bill Pokorny will be honored for serving 50 years with the Mineola Fire Department. Because of his longevity and dedication to the department, Pokorny will be inducted into the Mineola Fire Department's select 50-Year Club, which only includes seven members.
Three Strong Women ... One Big Fight
The Strohm sisters are a lot like other siblings. They live in close proximity to each other. They have formed a close bond so that they are there for each other to lean on in trying times. Another thing they have in common that in the early 1990s they found their lives would change forever.
Mineola Summer Sports Program - A Growing Success
For the second straight year, the Mineola School District's Board of Education approved a Summer Sports Program for grades three through eight. Each week, a different sport was offered. This year, the program was permitted to add four more sports to the program. Activities that were available included volleyball, wrestling, boys and girls soccer, boys and girls basketball and boys and girls lacrosse.
Swim Team Awards Night at the Mineola Pool
Mineola Swim Team Night was held on August 21 at the Mineola Pool. The coaches and swim team members were congratulated on a job well done. Coaches for the 8 and under team included Liz Doyle, Brianne Teemsma and Kate Nelson. Coaches for the 9 and over team included Nicole Gregorius and Andrew Marotia.
From the Desk of the Mayor