Downtown Construction Project to Begin Shortly
The Village of Mineola will soon be undergoing the beginnings of a facelift to its downtown area. Beginning soon, a renovation to the area of Main Street from Fox's store (80 Main Street) north to the parking garage, located on First Street. The project will also proceed west to the driveway by St. James.
Fairgrieve, Martins Emerge Victorious in Village Election
Linda Fairgrieve recaptured her seat and Jack Martins was elected to a two-year term on the Village of Mineola Board of Trustees in last week's election. Martins captured the most votes with 1,336 with Fairgrieve winning 1,260 votes. Village Party candidate Kevin Reilly received 928 votes.
Mineola 7th Graders to Play Ball!
The Mineola School District announced they added a seventh grade baseball team so that beginning this upcoming baseball season, there will be a seventh grade team and an eighth grade team in addition to a junior varsity and varsity team at the high school.
Mustangs Sports News
The Mineola High School girls varsity bowling team won its conference regular season title, with the highest average, series, and games in the league. The team also finished third in all of Nassau County. Senior Christina Schulze finished her career with the conference high average while junior Jennifer Pirrone was third. Schulze, Pirrone, and senior Lauren Anderson all had 200-plus games this season. Lauren Landy and Diana Crowe also contributed to the team's first place finish.
From the Desk of the Mayor
From the Desk of Carolyn McCarthy