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Brian Schiralli, already soaked by a steady rain, grabbed his Special Olympics coach’s hand, sprinted into frigid water and was already waist deep before declaring, “We are diving in.”
Without hesitation, Schiralli, who has Down syndrome, and his soccer, basketball, floor hockey and track coach of five years, Joe Branzetti, dove in headfirst.
They were among the nearly 400 people who...Read more »
Jack Sullivan pulled a dry-cleaning receipt from his pocket, dated March 20, 1996, to prove he waited for the right time to wear his tuxedo again.
But Sullivan wasn’t going to a wedding. He and Frank Ozol, fellow chairman of the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County, traded swimsuits for dress suits Sunday for the 10th anniversary of the UCPN Polar Bear Plunge at Teddy...Read more »
The Oyster Bay Town Board on Tuesday authorized Supervisor John Venditto to sign a $121,500 contract for dredging sand that has filled in around the Tappen Beach launching ramp.
The contract will be awarded to Amma Construction Corp. of Huntington Station, the lowest acceptable bidder.
The contract calls for removing 2,000 cubic yards of material, based on surveys of the Hempstead Harbor...Read more »