Gretchen Browne Reflects on First Six Months as POB Library Director
When Rhoda Orenstein retired as the director of Plainview Old Bethpage Public library at the end of last year, Gretchen Browne, who was previously director at Rockville Centre's Public Library, was hired to replace her.
Mid-Island Y JCC Honors Volunteers At 50th Annual Meeting
The Mid-Island Y Jewish Community Center recognized the outstanding efforts and accomplishments of its volunteers during the past year at the 50th annual meeting of the board of directors held June 13. Volunteer awards were presented to Rose Jimenez of Syosset and Gerri Goldner of Westbury for their active involvement with the Adult Services Department; Cindy Ash and Jeanne Ruvolo, both of Syosset, for their commitment and boundless contributions to the Village Agency Dolphin Swim Team; and Bonnie Goldberg and Michele Weiner, both of Plainview, for their enthusiasm and dedication to the Development Department. Brandon Fieland of Old Bethpage was selected as this year's recipient of the Kerry Sarnow Award for outstanding sportsmanship within the JCC's Youth Hockey League. The Kerry Sarnow Award was created in 1995 by Joel and Linda Sarnow in loving memory of their son who was very involved in the teen hockey program.
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