Fifty-third Blessing of the Fleet Saturday, June 15
June 15, marks the 53rd Blessing of the Fleet ceremony sponsored by the Manhasset Bay Sportsmen's Club. As customary, an ecumenical group of clergy will give the blessing from the Town of North Hempstead Dock in Port Washington.
School Budget Passes: Marcellus and Seiden to Replace Sussman and Zimmerman on Board
An era of good feeling seems to be taking hold for the Port Washington Board of Education. An issues based, congenial, healthy and dignified campaign for school board trustees resulted in the election of Mark Marcellus and Rob Seiden to trustee positions for three-year terms. Marcellus garnered 2,102 votes, Seiden 1,508. The third candidate, Roger Lifson, came in close to Seiden, with 1,443 votes, and the fourth candidate, James Ansel, received 672 votes. Additionally, Frank Russo, a vocal critic of the BOE received six write-in votes; and, despite speculation and rumors that Richard Sussman was going to stage a write-in campaign, he received no write-ins.
PYA to Induct Three at Hall of Fame Dinner June 14
The board of directors of Port Washington Youth Activities is proud to announce the induction of three new members into their hall of fame on the night of Friday, June 14, at the North Hempstead Country Club in Port Washington.
Lady Vikings Girls Basketball Camp 2002
Fundamental skills, ball-handling, shooting, team play, defense and lots of fun. Bring your friends and register early!! Cost is only $75.
Reflections on 9-11
Money Versus Nature Trees?