Ghost of Grandeur, Specter of Danger
Once, it was a glamorous train depot where the wealthy refreshed themselves before continuing on to the polo grounds in Old Westbury. Later, it became a rocket test site, the scene of occult rituals, and a toxic reminder of scientific experiments gone awry. Now, residents claim, the dilapidated structure that stands at 425 Merrick Ave.--just across the street from Eisenhower Park--is a deathtrap.
Westbury Library Launches Children's Satellite
It may have been raining outside, but there were sunny smiles on the faces of all who attended the Grand Opening of the Children's Library Satellite March 11 at the Park Avenue School library in Westbury. Musical performances by the Drexel Ave. School String Ensemble and Chorus, and by the second grade classes from Park Ave. School helped make the event a success.
Westbury Plays Hard, Loses Championship
11 Danny Owusu makes his way around Amityville's Roderick Henry and scores 2 of his 15 points. Westbury lost to Amityville 59-68 for Long Island Championship Class B Southeast Finals.
Residents Call for 'Respect, Cooperation'
Be Counted in 2000 Census