Dean T. Lucera has been appointed district superintendent/chief executive of Eastern Suffolk BOCES Board of Education in Patchogue. The Manorville resident currently serves as director of Career, Technical and Adult Education centers.

Ralph A. Catalano, of Huntington, has been elected the new dean of the Nassau County Academy of Law, the educational part of the Nassau County Bar Association. He currently serves as an attorney with Catalano Gallardo & Petropoulos in Jericho.


Kirschenbaum & Kirschenbaum in Garden City has hired two new paralegals in the firm's commercial litigation department.

Janine Honan, of Wantagh, is a recent graduate of the University of Hartford in Connecticut.

Madeline Rodriguez, of Westbury, is a graduate of Pace University.

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