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The John and Janet Kornreich Charitable Foundation will donate $300,000 to Literacy Nassau, a Freeport-based not-for-profit that provides tutoring for illiterate adults.
John Kornreich, trustee of the Old Westbury-based foundation, said in a statement that the charity donated to Literacy Nassau because of its commitment to fostering language skills in Nassau County.
“We are impressed...Read more »
The Freeport Armory on Babylon Turnpike in Freeport will host a “Winter Stand Down” Tuesday to provide services for veterans.
The program is presented by the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency. It is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the armory.
Services available will include counseling on how to access Veterans Benefits Administration services, county officials said. There will...Read more »
Freeport officials will hold a dedication of a new playground today at the Freeport Recreation Center.
The Halloween-themed ceremony at the playground will also commemorate the anniversary of superstorm Sandy, which hit Freeport hard, event organizers said.
Local volunteers and Allstate insurance company workers built the playground, organizers said. It was paid for by donations from...Read more »
Freeport officials will hold a dedication of a new playground at the Freeport Recreation Center on Thursday.
The Hallowen-themed dedication ceremony at the playground will also commemorate the anniversary of superstorm Sandy, which hit Freeport hard, event organizers said.
Local volunteers and Allstate insurance corporation workers built the playground, organizers said. The playground...Read more »