Former NYS Senator Ralph Marino Dies
Ralph J. Marino, died on Saturday, April 6, 2002 at the age of 74, at Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre after a gallant fight against tongue cancer.
Syosset Resident Honored as Woman Trailblazer
In a special ceremony at the Nassau County Executive/Legislative Building in Mineola, Nassau County Presiding Officer Judy Jacobs (D-Woodbury) honored Lorraine Donlon as the 2002 Woman Trailblazer from the 16th Legislative District. The Women's: Trailblazers of the New Millennium" awards ceremony, now in its fifth year, celebrates Women's History Month by recognizing extraordinary accomplishments and contributions of women throughout the country.
Jericho 5th/6th Grade Lacrosse
After training throughout the fall and finishing a season of winter play with an outstanding record of 9-1-2, the 5th/6th grade Jericho Lacrosse Club entered the 2002 spring travel season with great excitement. Starting off with a preseason game against the highly touted Bethpage team at Hofstra University, Jericho dominated every aspect of the game, winning 8-2. In its opening PAL league game against Glen Cove, once again, the Jericho squad showed tremendous poise and maturity, controlling the ball more than 90 percent of the game and quickly shutting down any opportunities by the Glen Cove offense. Jericho, once again, won the game with an 8-2 score.