Comptroller: Hospital Corporation Still Teetering on the Brink
The financial crisis continues at the Nassau Health Care Corporation (NHCC), according to Comptroller Howard Weitzman's latest monthly review of cash balances at Nassau's only public hospital.
County Legislative Committee Analyzes Nassau Coliseum/HUB Proposal
To keep the process transparent for county residents and Nassau legislators, three hearings were held last month on the proposed HUB, more specifically, chosen bidder Lighthouse Development Group, LLC's vision to revamp the 77-acre Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum site into a first class sports and entertainment facility.
Westbury Okinawa Karate Testing
Westbury Okinawan Karate, which trains in the Westbury Recreation Department, had a special test on June 19. Students that met the attendance requirements and demonstrated the proficiency of the skills that were required for the next belt level were tested. The following students passed their test and were advanced to the next belt color:
Clarke's Appell Competes in HIP Grand Slam Challenge
Westbury resident Michael Appell, a pitcher/first baseman for W.T. Clarke High School, competed in the second annual HIP Grand Slam Challenge at Citibank Park with over 1,300 cheering fans in attendance. The exciting game ended with the Suffolk County All-Stars defeating the Nassau County All-Stars, 11-8, giving Suffolk two straight wins.
From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy
From the Desk of Senator Michael Balboni