Subway Series Memories
By the time you read this article, both the Mets and the Yankees will be preparing for the first Subway Series since 1956. Or else, something most unfortunate has happened and the best chance for such a series since the Mets came into being back in 1962 has been dashed. Either way, the events of the past two weeks are an occasion for memories of a by-gone era when such World Series were almost an annual occurrence.
Debate Over Sound Barrier Wall
Long Island Expressway construction has included the building of large concrete walls separating the highway from residential areas that line various service roads along the LIE. Members of the Roslyn Heights Civic Association are lobbying to get a "promised" sound barrier wall built along the Roslyn Road and Mineola Avenue areas of their village. The wall is being opposed by local businesses that claim that such a wall would not achieve the desired sound reductions.
Davidoff Stars for Binghamton
Davidoff went 4-1 at the ITA Northeast Regional, narrowly missing a trip to Memphis for the ITA national tournament.