Summer Crime Wave Hits Local Businesses
Sixth Precinct police have made no arrests on any of the string of robberies that hit the Roslyn area during the final weekend of August.
Library to Remain at Present Site
During the summer months the Bryant Library Board of Trustees has been active in formulating plans that will lead to the renovation and expansion of the library building. One of the initial steps was to engage a library space planner, Edwin Beckerman, who has served for several decades in this capacity to numerous libraries in the tri-state area. He is currently completing work with the Shelter Rock Library.
Swimming to Fight Cancer
On Aug. 17, Sid Jacobson JCC Swim Coach Jim Parker participated in the "Sound to the Cove Swim" at Morgan Park in Glen Cove. Parker, who coaches the JCC's Swim Team, the Barracudas, took part in the one-mile swim. All proceeds benefited the 'Miracle Building' at Mercy Medical Center to house the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Nassau County and cancer research at the Swim Across America Laboratory at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. The Cancer Center will allow the people of Long Island to receive the most comprehensive and state-of-the-art cancer treatment within their community.
Class of '52 Reunion Sept. 20-22