Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary to Neil and Marie DeStefano
Neil and Marie DeStefano, lifelong residents of Mineola, celebrated their Golden 50th wedding anniversary on April 25, 2004 at Leonard's of Great Neck with the renewal of vows by Deacon Brian Mannix of Corpus Christi Church and a celebration with family and friends.
Mineola School Budget Passes
Mineola School District residents passed a $64,970,912 budget for the 2004-2005 school year by 403 votes. The results were certainly different for Mineola this year as last year, the budget was defeated twice by voters.
Congratulations to Mustang Lady Laxers
In its relatively short life, the Mineola High School girls lacrosse program has distinguished itself in many ways. Another milestone was reached this season as these Lady Laxers played their way to an undefeated season.
MHS Rockettes Winterguard Finishes Winning Season
The Mineola High School Rockettes Winterguard finished the 2004 season at the top of their game. Having taken first place in a recent competition in Haledon, NJ, the Rockettes earned the number five spot at the National Judges Association All-Chapter Championship in Wildwood, NJ. The Winterguard made it into the coveted finalist spot after three elimination rounds against 32 other colorguards from eight states.
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