He's a Yankee Doodle Dandy
Eagle Scout Candidate Puts Patriotic Touch on Project --
When 16-year-old Drew Barnett, a junior at Mineola High School, rides around Mineola with his mother Diane and father Artie, he can often see American flags proudly displayed. Some of them, he knows, came as a result of his quest to reach Scouting's highest honor.
Town of North Hempstead Computer Problem Causes Late Payment
Mineola School District Has to Borrow Money to Meet Expenses --
A computer problem caused the Town of North Hempstead to deliver a portion of tax revenue to the Mineola School District four business days late. In order to meet expenses, the school district had to take out a tax anticipation note, which proved to be an additional cost to the district.
Book Share Program at Village Pool
Once again the Mineola Memorial Library will have its "Take a Book - Leave a Book" program at the pool.
Soccer Tournament Unites Children From Local Communities
Youth sports and community unity was at its finest last month when ten families from four separate communities competing on five different soccer teams displayed the ultimate in team sportsmanship. These sixth grade boys put forth a tremendous competitive effort and garnered the championship in the daylong Disney/MLS sponsored JETIX Kids Cup at Hofstra University on a beautiful June Saturday.
Around Town With Lou