Carey New First Lady of Basketball
H. Frank Carey senior Kim Lapinski is a major catalyst on a Seahawk team that has a chance at the county championship; she's helped her team make the playoff for the first time in over a decade; she even became the first girl in school history to record 1,000 points for a career. But, if you're waiting for Lapinski to brag or pat herself on the back, you can forget it.
Local Students Attend State of State Address With Alfano
These students who participated in Assemblyman Tom Alfano's Leader's Internship Program were guests of the State Assembly when they traveled to Albany to hear Governor George Pataki give his annual State of the State Address. Local residents Ronny Cohen of West Hempstead, Frank Savinon of Franklin Square and T.J. Dangerfield of Elmont were the only students seated in the Assembly Chamber to hear the governor. Seated also were former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, Mayor Mike Bloomberg, former Governor Hugh Carey, and guests of the governor and speaker, the entire state senate and membership of the New York State Court of Appeals.
Franklin 5K Race Benefits Hospital
Franklin Hospital Medical Center was pleased to sponsor a benefit race, known as Franklin's 5K Hot Chocolate Run, through local streets on a crisp Sunday morning in December.
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