On Dec. 8, the Westbury Library's board of trustees held its last meeting of 2004. The meeting was also Library Director Cathleen Towey's final one until her return in 2006. Effective Jan. 1, Towey will begin a one-year, unpaid leave to take on a special project at a new library on Long Island.
At The Wheatley School Fall Sports Awards Program on Nov. 23, the coach and team members of the 1967 and 1968 Varsity Cross Country teams were inducted into the Wheatley Hall of Fame. Under the leadership of Coach Irwin August, the Wheatley Cross Country teams won two consecutive New York State Championships, a feat that has not been duplicated by a Wheatley team.