Students celebrate William Floyd's birthday

William Floyd Elementary School in Shirley hosted an assembly featuring "Mr. and Mrs. William Floyd" to celebrate the birthday of the only Long Island signer of the Declaration of Independence. The party aims to promote Floyd's ties to the community. Videojournalist: Erin Geismar (Dec. 17, 2012)

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