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FREEPORT GRADS rejoice! Above, the color guard starts their graduation ceremony. See more photos on page 15!

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At the June 21 meeting of the Freeport Board of Education Superintendent Eric Eversley said it was "a happy time and a sad time" as he bid a fond farewell to the district retirees. Dr. Mary Bediako, assistant superintendent for Personnel, said that the retirees' years of service represented in excess of 500 years. Cafeteria staff retirees were Margaret Bertram and Barbara Yodice. The custodial staff is losing Mercedes Valdes. The retirees from Columbus Avenue School were Rowena Grady and Ellen Stark. Those retiring from Archer Street School were Doris Dawley, Georgette Michon and Ellen O'Connor. Noreen Larson is retiring from Leo F. Giblyn School. Also retiring from Giblyn is Principal Harris Chandler. Among the retirees from Bayview Avenue School were Mary Louise Anglim, Alice Kelly, Joyce Marged, Elizabeth McGeough and Wun Siu Ng.

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The J.W. Dodd Middle School retirees were Lynda Aron, Peggy Gluck, Harold Kirschbaum and Tommy Lee. Freeport High School's retirees were Alan Andersen, Peter Bruzzo, Sandy Burns, Judith Kearney, Mabel Meisinger, Shirley Parker, Joseph Powers, Richard Restivo, Blanca Sardinha, Robert Wolchok and Clejetter Worrells. Attending her last board meeting as a trustee of the board was Sunday Coward. "I'm a product of this community and I'm glad to give back," she said. Attendees at the meeting were treated to performances by Archer Street School third-graders on their recorders, the third-grade orchestra and the fourthgrade band and chorus. Eight students from Dodd Middle School and Freeport High School read their award-winning poetry at the meeting. Six had attended a workshop at Adelphi University, and two will be published in an anthology of children's writing. (continued on page 3)

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Photo exhibit From July I to 29, Richard Hunt, president of the Wantagh Camera Club and an award-winning photographer, explores nature and wildlife in his photographs. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Photographic Federation of Long Island and has earned the Federation's Annual Best Photographer of the Year Award in both

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Elder law On Thursday, July 6, at I0:30am, Attorney Joan Lensky Robert of Kassoff, Robert and Lerner, LLP, will discuss wills, probate, living trusts, durable powers of attorney, health care proxies and living wills, and what planning should be undertaken to minimize estate taxes. Ms. Robert served as Chair of the New York State Bar Association Elder Law Section from 2003 to 2004 and is the current chair of the Section's Committee for Persons under a Disability. Ms. Robert has been honored for her many activities in the law profession.

$' <-. ., 0n fhursd3fy,.:Jly $ at 2:'3() p.m.. ^E'eeUi^ven^historl^Ti £>r. Stuart Bailin will xEiscuss^Tteetrteven's life and music witl|jmusical serei^fons from his works as illustrations. Beethoven composed symphonies, concertos, string quartets, songs, pieces, of chamber music, two masses and one opera, "Fidelio." In fact, he composed 138 pieces of music wilh opus numbers and 200 others withoutopus numbers. The unbelievable thing is that much of his wonderful work was done when he was going deaf or when he was completely deaf. How did someone who

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Sunday, Jury 2 • Freeport Historical Museum, 370 South Main Street, open 2-5 p.m • Freeport Memorial Library closed. .

Monday, Jury 3 • Freeport Village Court in session, Judge Cacciatore presiding, 7 p.m., 40 North Ocean Avenue. Court watchers are welcome. • Bingo at Congregation Bnai Israel, 7:45 p.m., 91 North Bayview Avenue. • ESOL/GED, 9 a.m.', AA, 4 p.m., Toastmasters, 7 p.m., at the Freeport Memorial Library. Tuesday, July 4 •Freeport Village Hall closed - Independence Day.. • Freeport Memorial Library closed - Independence Day-

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Wednesday, July 5 • Freeport Village Court in session, Judge Cacciatore presiding, 9 am., 40 North Ocean Avenue. Court watchers are welcome. •Freeport Kiwanis Club, 7:30 p.m., Bedell's West Wind. • Board of Directors, Sanitary District Number 2, 2080 Grand Avenue, Baldwin, 5 p.m. • AARP Driving Course, 9:30 a.m., ESOL/GED, 10 a.m., CR: Baby and Me, 3:30 p.m., AA, 4 p.m., CR: Girl Power (4th-6th Grade); CR: Chess for Kids, 7 p.m., at the Freeport Memorial Library. • Freeport Board of Education, Annual Reorganization/Planning Meeting, 7:30 p.m., at Atkinson. Thursday, Jury 6 • Freeport Rotary Club, 7 p.m., at the Imperial Diner. • Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning, 10:30 a.m., Beethoven Lecture, 2:30 p.m., Freeport Chess Club, 6:30 p.m., Conversation Circles, 6:30 p.m., Chi Eta Phi, 7 p.m., Circle Times, 7 p.m., at the Freeport Memorial Library. • Freeport Sewer and Sanitation Commission, 7:30 p.m. DPW, 355 Albany Avenue. • Freeport Highway Commission, 7 p.m., DPW.


and goodbyes at Freeport board meeti from page 1 Tenure was granted lo a number of teachers at the meeting: Joseph Mille, Jeffrey Glass, Sila Giorgio, Staple Wortman, Jill Kohn, Lisa Dever, Justin Friedman, Dulce Rosario, Michael Filaski, Emmy Nicholas,. George Anagnostopoulos, Jessica Cruz, Joseph Perez, Noreen Puppo, Matthew Yatsyla, Andra Eichner, Maria Stephenson, William Wall, Sharon Brennan and Magda Penagos. Administrators receiving tenure were Renee Crump, principal of the New Visions School; Nicholas Tzimopoulos, school administrator; John O'Mard,

Dodd School principal; and Estelle Weiss, school administrator. The following teaching assistants were granted tenure: Juan Lopez, Marcia Nemhhard, Maria Carri, Adele Basile and Lorraine Morgan. In other business, board members approved a special education plan, the code of conduct and the wellness plan. Trustee Ron Ellerbe said that the Safety Committee met with Michael Woodward of the Freeport Police. • Mr. Ellerbe suggested that a subcommittee be formed to appoint resource officers for the district. Some discussion ensued as Ms. Coward asked

where counsel sits on the matter and if the money for the officers was in the school budget. Board member Carmen Pineyro said that since Freeport has village police, she. didn't want the school district paying for. police, preferring instead that the money be spent on education. Ms. Pineyro said that she would like to see some empirical data regarding the program and would like to hear froiii the community on the'subject. Mr. Ellerbe said the the pupose of the resource officers was to provide a safe environment in the schools. He added that a Newsday report cited 505 incidents at the schools •last year, with 237 of them rated as violent. Mr. Ellerbe called for copies of the

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REUNION: Recently nine women of the Freeport Class of 1961 had a Reunion at Water Lilly's on the Nautical Mile. They reminisced about the wonderful years they had growing up in Freeport. All of the women are successful in their respective fields..From left are Bessie Meyers-Jones. Joanne Eisenstein-McLeod, Susan Targia-Algeri Elaine Carter-Porter, Elaine Balchi Garavuso,Karen Provenzano, Sandi Ness-Lisi, Betty Langsam-Pricer and Emily Moore.

by Micheilo Rea They, call themselves the "muckrakers." They are a group of newsroom staffers from New Orleans' daily newspaper, The TimesPicayune, who in recent months have spent many weekend hours "demucking" one another's homes. One of the "muckrakers," a photojOurnalist named David Grunfeld, was a luncheon speaker at the New York Press Association's spring convention last April. Mr. Grunfeld was invited to show New York's community newspapers in detail how The Times-Picayune staff functioned before, during and after Hurricane Katrina. Their performance won them a Pulitzer. Their personal stories, are more amazing yet. Mr. Grunfeld's photos of the hurricane and its aftermath were com= pelling, but more-so were the photos taken just days before the conventiorj, in late March, of homes close to the levee breeches, which looked as if tliey had been flooded just yesterday. A photo of a mile long pile of debris, which included cars, appliances, household goods and clothing showed clearly how little recovery had taken place. While Mr. Grunfeld's picture story focused on the calamity created by the levee failures in New Orleans, New York's community newspaper publishers knew that the entire Gulf Coast had been battered by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and 'that community, newspapers throughout Louisiana and Mississippi had dealt with more than their fair share of adversity. The NYPA board of directors moved quickly, voting to change the location of their scheduled June board meeting to New Orleans.-NYPA staff worked with staff at the Louisiana and Mississippi Press Association's to arrange meetings with publishers from both states, to coordinate a tour of the levee system breeches, to talk with the Louisiana Recovery Authority about'what is being done to assist the residents of the homes rendered uninhabitable by the hurricanes, and to talk with fishermen, fanners and restaurateurs also victimized by the storms. The publishers also planned to help replant a city park (more than a thousand prized oak trees were lost after .marinating in salt water for weeks) and to help "de-muck" the home of a Times Picayune copy editor. Thirty-one New Yorkers traveled to New Orleans June 15. What they saw and heard is Unimaginable. More than 200,000 homes and 18,000 businesses, spread across 35 miles, and several parishes, destroyed. Small (300 square feet), white FEMA trailers in parking lots, front yards and on side streets - now home to many New Orleansresidents.Empty Wal-Mart stores, abandoned McDonald's restuarants, shuttered gas stations and deserted strip malls. Homes had water lines as high as ten feel. Homes bearing spray-painted codes indicating the date the house was searched,-the agency that conducted the search, the state the volunteers were from, and the number found dead-including pets. Homes demolished or plowed from their foundations by the raging water. Homes which "marinated" in several feet of water for weeks. Homes which have already been "de-mucked," former contents piled high near the curb. Libraries, schools, restaurants and stores, in similar condition. They also saw pure, pluck. Despite grim statistics detailing the extent of the destruction, the number of residents who haven't returned, issues with the levee system as yet unresolved, and forecasts for a ne\y hurricane season,.courage, determination and fortitude was on display everywhere. _The Louisiana Recovery Authority has committed $2.5 billion to

THE EYEGLASS CLUB is a new Archer "Street School Club for students with glasses. It meets once a week to learn why people need glasses, how to care for them and to help with self-esteem issues that can occur. The club gives the students a'place to discuss issues related to wearing glasses as wefl as a place to be themselves and have fun. The club organized a sehoolwide used glasses, drive recently. It collected about 160 pairs of glasses. A few of the students are shown here presenting the donated glasses to the Freeport Lions Club, who in turn will donate them to third world countries for distribution. From left are Lion Secretary Joan Ewen, Cesar Tobar, Lion President Jim Ewen, Amrit Kaur, Jaquawn Nembhard, teacher Janet Rogers and Principal Paula Lein. •

repair, rebuild and replace critical infrastructure. The LRA is working to secure full funding for comprehensive levee protection and coastal restoration. $350 million will be invested to support the'renewal of Louisiana's economy. Health care reform, the provision of social services and environmental issues are being addressed. Workers-have already removed 25 times more debris from Louisiana than was removed from the World Trade Center site. Shrimpers and oysterfishers, who pre-Katrina lived hard lives, working feverishly to gel their boats in the water, despite the absence of docks, ice. refrigerated warehouses, delivery systems and employees, are lobbying Ihe New York City restaurant community, encouraging big-name restaurants to brand, promote and use Louisiana seafood. The fishermen boast that the catch is better than ever-bigger, sweeter, richer. . .

Times-Picayune staffers repeatedly (old New York's publishers why saving New Orleans is important. Tim multi-generational, ethnically diverse city, famous for its food, its music, its culture and its outrageous characters, is a one-of-a-kind treasure which must be tescued, they said. ''New Orleans is worthfightingfor" this from a group of people with-still-uninhabitable homes, trashed vehicles, neighboi hoods and sense of community reduced to piles of ruble and memories. So while coverage of Katrina and the levee breeches is included in every issue, coverage of education, sports news, restaurant reviews, book reviews..political columns, living pages and lots of color'photos - are also published. Life goes on. anil maybe someday liltin New Orleans will be the way h used to be. Michelle Rea is the executive (fiivctnr nf the ;Vnr York Press Association, the trade association for New Yoi'ks coiiinninin' ne\\\spi:/>i rs.


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RESETTING PRJORITIES...Summer is a good time for both individuals and organizations to reset their priorities for the coming year. For the most part,-families function on a different schedule in the summer,, without most of the meetings, activities or obligations that the school year brings. So, too, do local organizations, often taking a hiatus and curtailing regular meetings. After a short time to stop, take a deep breath, relax, and simply enjoy the break. It would be beneficial for everyone to take stock. What worked during the past year and what didn't? How could things be done differently? In families, everyone could sit down to assess the many obligations that family members assumed. Which impacted on everyone else? Which were valuable and which were not? Has a child lost interest in a particular activity? Does it make sense to continue paying for every lesson, to drive to every activity, or is it time instead for a child to begin to whittle down his interests and begin to focus? Is it time for a child or teenager to start taking more responsibility for the activi-ties he professes to enjoy? And are those activities interfering with much; more important goals, both of the child and of the family?

The same kind of review holds true for organizations. One of the most important questions to ask is: does this year's slate of officers contain basically the same people as last year's. Is any thought being given to succession, to building the organization, to reaching out for new members? Does the group even acknowledge and try to follow its own by-laws? When it comes to activities, does the organization evaluate just what objectives an activity is supposed to be achieving? If it's a fundraiser, is it really raising enough money to warrant the effort? Should another activity be substituted or should the present activity be modified? If the activity is simply a "feel-good" activity or one to raise the profile of the organization, is it effective? And if it isn't, what's the reason? Is it that the activity itself no longer interests people, or perhaps could the activity be modified so that there is a better outcome? No one should think that they can do the same things in the same way and produce a different outcome. In science experiments, that's what variables are all about. After replicating the same process with the same variables and getting unsatisfactory results, scientists might only have to tweak one of the variables ever so slightly for a significant change to occur.

The Gardening Angels want you!f . Baldwin's Gardening Angels are always looking for some more friendly helpers. Those interested may join the group on Tuesday mornings at 9 a.m. at their usual meeting place on the northwest corner of

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bring more hands to the task or different hands. A mom who is the family's chauffeur might see if there is a better method of car pooling available. A local group might decide to have some joint meetings with another community group whose interests are compatible. Perhaps an activity needs to be better advertised or a process developed to ensure follow-up interest and participation. In business, whether it be corporate America, education or government, people are sometimes hesitant to suggest change for fear of making a mistake. Such an atmosphere, unfortunately, stifles improvement and almost guarantees that a problem won't be addressed until it reaches crisis proportions. Such a mentality is the death knell of a business and it is especially unnecessary in a local community organization which is supposed to be a friendly group of like-minded individuals. It is even more inappropriate in a family where members are supposed to be there for each other's mutual love and support. Former Superintendent of Schools Gene Lanzaro once noted that change is inevitable. He always stressed that the question that then remained is not. "Do you want change?" but rather. "Do you want to help manage and orchestrate the change that will occur?" Summertime is a good opportunity for both families and organizations to discuss how they will accomplish that task.

Summertime is a good time to consider just what tweaking might need to he done. Without the pressure of the moment impinging, the less structured days of summer allow people to think a bit more broadly about goals and methods. An organization's board of directors might get together for a cool drink and conversation and discuss what worked and what didn't. A family might set aside one evening to sit down together and rethink the year. It is a good time to remember where there was conflict, arguments and stress, and without accusations, try to figure out what can be done to alleviate them. When my younger daughter started middle school, the day always began with my having to call her numerous times to get up. She would turn over, muttering "Just a few more minutes." I would threaten that if she missed the bus, she would have to walk - a threat that both she and I knew would never happen. By the time she left, both of us were annoyed with each other. Finally, I simply gave her an alarm clock and told her to figure out for herself what time she needed to get up. The bus still came at the same time, she never missed it, and the arguing slopped. We just needed to tweak one little part of the process. Sometimes the solution for both families and groups is to reschedule an activity to a different time. Sometimes, we need only to simplify some of the components. Sometimes it's necessary to

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The Baldwin Chamber of Commerce meeting of June 20, the last regular meeting until September, ended the year on a high note with positive news regarding the town's proposed revitalization projecfand a cordial period of networking among business colleagues. Co-presidents Ginny Foley and Doris Duffy updated the group on their most recent meeting with Charles T. Theofan Town of Hempstead commissioner of planning and development concerning the revitalization/urban renewal project proposed for the five acres at the intersection of Grand Avenue and Merrick Road. The commissioner had attended the organization's May meeting and promised to invite chamber representatives to monthly meetings at which he would provide progress reports and the chamber could provide appropriate input. Ms. Duffy noted that several of the Chamber's previous initiatives have proved helpful in this process. In April, 2000, the Chamber and the Town of Hempstead shared the costs of a profes-'. sionally conducted "Strategic , Downtown Improvement Plan." That process included numerous meetings with various focus groups and provided detailed demographic information describing the community's education and income levels, housing, family patterns, interests, needs, and wants. Additionally, the plan outlined recommendations for improvements to the physical structure of the downtown area. Ms. Duffy said that the chamber incorporated much of this information in marketing materials they prepared and provided to the -company FranchiseHelp, with the intent of introducing Baldwin to retailers. . . " -• She said that the both the improvement plan and the marketing materials have been important sources of informa- • tion about Baldwin that have allowed their meetings with the .commissioner.to be "working meetings with a true exchange of information." She called the, materials "invaluable," adding, "We . know about and how to sell Baldwin.- . The information is very specific and /detailed." ......

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When One business member;'ques- •\ tioned the project and the chamber's par-'• ticipalion, Ms. Duffy acknowledged, "We're not driving the bus, but we're in the front seats." • Ms. Foley said that they would like to see a "flagship national store" as the linchpin of the project. She added that they hoped that the developer who is selected would1 have "connections and suggestions." Describing Baldwin's present retail limitations, Ms. Duffy said, "If you want to buy a tie, you can't," and spoke of many "underserved categories" of retailing which Baldwinites would be financially able and ready to support. .Briefly outlining the process, Ms.

Duffy said that the town has completed and approved a blight study in which the area was deemed to have met sufficient criteria to be considered blighted, thus 178 South Ocean Avenue, Freeport, NY 11520 making it legally eligible for urban Eddie J. Jusino; Pastor - Tel: (516) 379-1114 renewal. This status allows the town to Email: firstpresby.freeport@verizon.net "condemn" properties, that is to take the properties through the power of eminent Sunday Worship 10:00 a.m. 264OC0305JA domain. • As noted by Mr. Theofan in May, the Avenue. Pastor, The Rev..Marianne Tomecek, FIRST CHURCH BALDWIN, UNITED town hires appraisers to value the propSundays - 9:30 a.m. - Worship Service; 10:45 a.m. METHODIST, 881 Merrick Rd, Baldwin, 223erties. Ms. Duffy reported that this has Sunday School and Adult Education; 11 a.m. 168, Rev. Elizabeth Perry; Worship Service & now been done and the appraisal Spanish Mass. Sunday School 10 a.m.; Youth Fellowship process is beginning. According to Mr. WORD OF LIFE MINISTRIES, 80 West unday, 6:30 p.m Theofan, different appraisers are used to EBENEZER CHURCH OF SEVENTH DAY Merrick Road,. Freeport Non-Denominational; provide two appraisals. The property Stephen and Roseann Brower, Senior Pastors; ADVENTIST, 97 Broadway. Michael R. Sunday morning Worship 10 am.; Children's owner then is awarded the higher Bernard, Pastor; Saturdays, Church at Study, 9:15 Church 10 a.m.; Nursery available. Wednesday amount but still has the right to sue for a.m.; Morning Service, 11 a.m.; Youth Service, 4. Care Groups in the homes; Friday evenings mini.m. 379-1054 more. istries.; Care (Home and Hospital visits) DEAN STREET CHAPEL, 23 West Dean In addition, the owner is also paid for Children's Ministry 7:30 p.m., 18 month residenitreet. Sundays, Breaking of Bread, 9:15 a.m.; the value of various "permanent fix- Adult Bible Class, 10:15 am.; Family Bible Hour, tial program for substance abuse. Bible Education tures" such as lights, bins, etc. Once the Center. 546-3344. iunday School (pre-K through seniors); 11:15 FREEPORT CHURCH OF GOD, 580 Babylon properties change hands, the buildings a.m.; Wednesdays, Prayer Meeting, 8 p.m Turnpike. Reverend Linette Clark, Pastor will be demolished. In May, Mr. SOUTH NASSAU CHRISTIAN CHURCH, Sundays, Sunday School 9:45 a.m.; Morning 3147 Eastern Parkway, Baldwin,379-0720, David Theofan said that he hoped "to return in Services 11:15 a.m.; Evening Youth Services 6 )ooley, Minister. Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; a year" with that part of the process p.m.; Sunday Night Service 7 p.m. Tuesdays unday Worship Service, 10:45 a.m.; Wednesday completed. Prayer Service 8 p.m. Adult Bible Study, 8 p.m., Youth Group, 8 p.m.. Meanwhile, the town is preparing a ST. PETER'S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN SALVATION ARMY, 66 Church Street, P.O Request for Proposals (RFP) to be adverBox 725, Sunday: Morning Worship 11 am. CHURCH, 2332 Grand Avenue, Baldwin, 223Afterglow Service 12 p.m.; Home League Ladies tised to developers. Developers then pre951. The Rev. Edward G. Barnett, Pastor. The Group Thursday 11 am.; Bible Study Friday 11 Service of Holy Communion, 10 a.m. pare and submit their proposals, and the am.; Mid-week Service Wednesday, 12 p.m. ALL SAINTS' EPISCOPAL CHURCH town will select and award the contract. Senior Citizen Center, Monday to Friday, 8:00 ANGLICAN) - 2375 Harrison Avenue, Baldwin, Mr. Theofan noted that the RFP will a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Family Supper Program on 223-3731, The Rev. Dr. Charles G. Ackerson, ask for two proposals - one proposal to Ph.D., Rector. 'Sunday: Holy Eucharist, 9 a.m., Tuesday 5 p.m. followed by Scouting activities include Nunley's Carousel and one 5:30 to 7p.m. Call(516) 378-4557. Wednesday: Holy Eucharist 10 a.m.; Church which will riot. He explained that devel- Office Hours, Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to TRANSFIGURATION EPISCOPAL opers would pay a higher share of the CHURCH - (ANGLICAN), South Long Beach i p.m. Avenue and Pine Street. Tuesdays Holy Eucharis THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF costs without the carousel, which would 8:45 a.m. Sundays, Holy Eucharist 8 and 10 am not produce as much income for them as BALDWIN, 717 St. Luke's Place, Baldwin, Sunday School, noon. New York 11510, (516) 223-2112 Welcoming would additional retail. CHURCH OF OUR HOLY REDEEMER, 3 Supporting Individuals and Families to At various times, different timelines and South Ocean Avenue. Weekday Masses Monda> Grow in Faith! Sunday Services at 10 o'clock have been suggested, with the cumula7:30 p.m. (Spanish), 7:30 a.m. and J2:10 p.m. astor: Rev. Mark F, Greiner www.firstpresbytive length of the several phases of the Thursday, 7:30 p.m. (Spanish); Friday 12:10 p.m erianbaldwin.org <http://www.firstpresbyterifollowed by Divine Mercy Chaplet; Saturday anbaldwin.org> baldwinchurch@netzero.net project approaching a total of three Morning Mass in the Church, 7:30 am. Saturday years. At their next meeting with Mr. <mailto:baldwinchurch@netzero.net> Evening (Sunday Vigil Masses) 5 p.m. and 7 p.m IGLESIA CENTRO BIBLICO DP Theofan, chamber representatives expect (Spanish); Sunday Masses 8:00 a.m., 10 FREEPORT - 50 North Main Street, 546-0473, to speak with urban renewal planners. (Family), 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. (Spanish) C. Luis Vargas, Senior PasKm Sunday services. In other business, Ms. Foley described Miraculous Medal Novena, Saturday following TABERNACLE OF FAITH, 286 West Merrick trie preparations underway for the cham- Road, Freeport, Walter Gibson, Pastor. Sunday 7:30 am. Mass. Blessed Sacrament Chapel open 24 hours. ber's annual summertime "thank you to the Services, 8 and 11:30 a.m. and 8 p.m.; Sunday ST. CHRISTOPHER'S R.C. CHURCH, 1 School, 10 a.m.; Friday night service, 8:30 p.m.;. community" picnic which will take place Gale Avenue, Baldwin: Sunday Masses: Saturday Monday and Tuesday Bible School, 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, July i 6, at noon at Baldwin at 5 p.m.; Sunday at 7:30 am.; 9:30 a.m. (Fpll THE FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF Park. All are invited and there will be free Group); 11 am. (Choir); 12:30 p.m.; 5 p.m FREEPORT, South Ocean Avenue and Smith food, .entertainment coordinated by Mike (Contemporary Music Group). Daily Masses Street. Sunday Worship at 10 a.m. Rev. Eddie J. Fincken of New World Music, along with Jusino. Monday through Friday: 7 and 9 am.; Saturday: 5 .•• .--.' children's games, and displays by chamber BETHELAJVLE. CHURCH, 420 North Main am. Holiday Masses: Please consult the weekly Bulletin the Sunday before the holyday. Street Reverend Dr. Harry J. White, IL, Senior businesses and community organizations. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF FREEPORT ". Concluding the meeting, each.of the, Pastor, Sunday Morning Worship Service .9:45 Pine Street and South Long Beach Avenue approximately -35. members present gave a.m.; Holy. Communion - Every 1st Sunday., Sunday Worship -10:45 am.; Sunday School fo Senior Program - Tuesday, Wednesday & three minute outlines of who they are and adults & children, 9:20 am.; Wednesday Bibl Thursday: 10 am, Radio Program - WTHE 1520 what they do. As fellow members sipped Study & Prayer, 8 p.m.; 379-8084. AM - Thursday Morning -11 a.m. their coffee after a hearty buffet lunch at COMMUNITY CHURCH OF THE BALDWIN JEWISH CENTER, 885 Seaman NAZARENE, 301 Atlantic Avenue. Sundays Houdek's restaurant, the collegiality among Avenue. Daily minyan, Monday and Thursday Sunday School for all ages, 10 am.; Mornin the community's businesspeople was pal- 6:25 a.m.; Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 6:35 Worship Service, 11 a.m.; Evening Praise an a.m.; Friday services 8 p.m.; Saturday services 9 pable with even "competitors" cordial and Prayer Service, 6 p.m.; Wednesdays, Evenin a.m. and 5:50 p.m.; Sunday services, 9 a.m. encouraging to each other. Most evident Bible Study in Spanish and English,"7:30 p.m FREEPORT UNITED METHODIST was a sense of everyone pulling together CHURCH, 46 Pine Street, 378-0659. The Rev. Second and fourth Fridays, Youth Night in Churc with the realization that what helps one gym, 8 p.m. Steed Davidson. 10:30 a.m. Worship Service. GREATER SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH During church service nursery care and a toddler businessperson helps everyone. Frequently 129 East Merrick Road. Reverend Mallette mentioned by members were not only their program are available along with Pre-K through Sundays, Morning Service; 11 arh.;: Evenin 8th grade Sunday School classes. professional credentials, but also their Service, 9 p.m. Thursdays, Prayer Meeting, 8 p.m CONGREGATION B'NAI ISRAEL, 91 North record of "giving back" to the community Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Bayview Avenue, 623-4200. Conservative, egalithrough their participation in a variety of tarian congregation. Friday services, 8 p.m.; SOUTH BALDWIN JEWISH CENTER activities ranging from involvement in 2959 Grand Avenue, Baldwin; Rabbi Robert Saturday services, 9:30 a.m. Weekday minyan Judd. Conservative. Twice daily, minyan followed by breakfast, 6:45 a.m. Sunday serlocal civic groups to free rides by Dawson Weekdays: Sunday 9:30 a.m.; Monday-Frida vices, 9 a.m., followed by breakfast. Religious Cabs on election day for senior citizens.

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION A LIBERAL RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY Welcoming All Ages, Beliefs, Races and Orientations 228, South Ocean Avenue, Freeport, NX \ 516-623-1204 • www.snuuc.org Rev. Catherine Torpey Sunday Service: 10:30 am -.Religious Education - Sunday: 10:30 am Childcare Available 184SP1905CF.

school, pre-K through high school. Adult education. SOUTH NASSAU UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION, 228 South Ocean Avenue, 623-1204. www.snuuc.org. A liberal faith community where all people and beliefs are welcome: Sunday services 10:30 am. Childre's religious education, youth groups, childcare, small group interactions, social justice work and special events. , CHRIST EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH/IGLESIA LUTERANA DE CRISTO, North Grove Street and Randall

6:50 am.; Sunday-Thursday 8 p.m.; Shabbat: p.m.; Shabbat morning 9:30 a.m.; Sat. afternoo 10 minutes before sundown. Religious schoo Adult education. Mens Club & Sisterhood. 223 8688 ZION CATHEDRAL, COGIC,, 312 Gran Avenue, Freeport. Bishop Frank Otha White Senior Pastor; Dr. Frank Anthone White, Co Psastor. Sunday: 7:30 and 11:15 am., Worshi Services; 10 am., Sunday School. Tuesday:: 1 1 p.m., Noonday Prayer; 6:30-8:30 p.m Spiritual Empowerment; Service; 6 p.m., Yout Activities. , :


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William Ashley Memorial To The Leader: He was symbolic of "The Greatest Generation." He was an integral part of the Freeport school community for over four decades. He was our teacher, coach, administrator and mentor. He projected excellence, demanded hard work and helped us to achieve beyond our own expectations. His record of 130 victories, an undefeated streak of 31 games and five Rutgers Cups placed Freeport in the annals of high school football on a national level. He introduced lacrosse to Freeport and developed five future All-Americans. He was William "Bill" Ashley, a true 'inspiration for us who are alumni..

Mayor Bill Glacken and the Freeport trustees agreed to name the Cleveland Avenue athletic fields after Coach Ashley as a dedication to his memory and honor. I am now seeking your financial assistance to purchase an appropriate sign to mark this complex. Your-donations should be made to "The William "Bill" Ashley Memorial Fund" for any amount your means may allow. Please direct your checks to: "The William Ashley Memorial Fund" c/o Albert Renken, Ed.D 39 Anchor Street, Apartment G Freeport, NY 11520 Al Renken "Class of '49 FAREWELL AND THANK YOU: Freeport Superintendent of Schools Dr. Eric Eversley (left) and school board president Michael Raab present plaque to outgoing school board member. Sunday Coward on the occasion of her final school board meeting.

police news Baldwin On June 15 police report the arrest of Craig Jennings, |8, Woodland Estate Drive, Baldwin, 1 for Illegal Speed Contest, Reckless Driving and Speed in Excess of the Posted Limit. He was allegedly with a group of 1520 cars that-were traveling together to Ocean Parkway, Massapequa. Three .vehicles lined up and proceeded to engage in a speed contest traveling over

lOOmph. Police could stop only one of the three vehicles, a 2004 Saturn, and the driver was arrested. The vehicle was impounded by state police. On June 17, Mima Galdamez, 27, of '• Washburn Avenue, Freeport, was arrested at JC Penney, Sunrise Mall, Massapequa, and charged with Petit Larceny.

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LIAC musical theater workshop The workshop is located in the Restaurant Lounge of the Freeport Recreation Center, which is air-conditioned. The fee for the entire program is $325. For more information contact the Long Island Arts Council at Freeport at 223-2522. The Long Island Arts Council at Freeport is a non-profit organization founded in 1974. The Arts Council serves individual 'artists'of all disciplines, a multitude of diverse cultural organizations, and the general public through arts networking opportunities, non-profit management seminars. The Artscene (quarterly newspaper), Juried Photography Show, concerts, literary programs. The Art Alcove (exhibit space), summer musical theatre workshop for youth, Nassau Grants for the Arts (awards grants throughout Nassau County), High- 5 Long Island (provides discounted cultural tickets to teenagers), and much more. The Arts Council strives to improve the quality of life through the

The 2006 Musical Theatre Experience is a Summer Workshop for ages 8-'16 - it is co-sponsored by the Long Island Arts Council and the Freeport Recreation Center. Students of all levels and performing abilities are invited to participate. Herb Bradensten, the director of music for the Bel Canto Chorale and Youth Choirs at .the Lutheran Church in Fort Salonga, will be the musical director of the program. Debbie Hecht, a music education major, private voice teacher, and American Theatre Dance Workshop graduate, will be the choreographer. • The workshop will take place July 3 through August 6, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to noon,-excluding Tuesday, July 4, when there will be no classes. Monday through Thursday, students will learn and prepare for performances, which are scheduled for the weekend of August- 4. On Fridays, guest instructors will teach the students different aspects of musical theatre.

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HONORING THE FLAG: From left are Trustee Don Miller, U.S. Marine Corps Reservist Sgt. Jeffrey Keating, Elks Exalted Ruler Glen Cohen, and Elks Treasurer Kenneth Combs.

Freeport trustee honors the flag The Freeport Baldwin Elks Lodge .1253 held its annual Flag Day event at its headquarters in Freeport. Among the speakers were Freeport Trustee Don Miller, who thanked the veterans, many of whom served in conflicts including -World War II, the Korean War, Vietnam and both Iraqi wars, for their devotion and sacrifice for their fellow Americans. Trustee Miller also praised the mem' bers for their efforts to encourage respect for the American flag. "This flag is a symbol of everything we hold dear to us as a nation, including our constitution, our freedom, and our hard-won liberty," he said. Guest speaker U.S. Marine Corps Reservist Sgt. Jeffery Keating, who has

served a tour of duly in the most recent Iraqi action, described the importance of the American flag to our military men and women in the field. "Every American military post flies our flag." he explained. "It is a symbol .of hope and comfort to us while we are fighting to ensure that our fellow countrymen are always safe to enjoy the freedoms protected by our constitution." Flag Day is officially celebrated on June 14 each year. Freeport has special recycled mailboxes in the lower level of Village Hall, in the Recreation Center and at the Freeport Memorial Library, for disposing of worn"oiHlamaged flags. Veterans organizations col led the discarded flags and dispose of them in a respectful manner.

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Events around the Island... All fired up Adelphi University will host the Potter's Council Regional Conference, "All Fired Up," from Thursday, July 6-Sunday, July <u 9, at the Adelphi Fine Arts Facility, 1 South Avenue, Garden City. All Fired Up with feature 143 nationally recognized potters who will present their work, and demonstrate techniques they use when creating and firing their pieces. Adelphi Professor Eugene Hecht, who wrote the book "The Mad Potter of Biloxi," will present a lecture on the life and work of pettier George Ohr. For times of operation, and for information, call 877-4460. Free computer training A free computer training course in graphic design that is an entrepreneur workshop to help develop interactive life skills will start Monday, July 10 and go until September 1. Tutoring in GED, math and English; and critical thinking in chess, puzzles and debating are bookended by cultural field trips. This summer youth program is for ages 14-21. Open registration from June 26-July 5. Call 623-1572 for information. Swing into summer! Hempstead town's Department of Senior Enrichment will presents its 39th

annual Senior Summer Beach program at Lido Beach Town Park starting Monday, June 26. The 10-week program takes place each weekday from 10 a.m.3 p.m. through September 1. The theme, "Swing into Summer: Celebration of the Big Band Generation" promises to provide an exciting line up of entertainment. The program is open to all Hempstead Town serniors aged 60 and over. Beach passes will be provided by the town to seniors to pick up buses at various senior citizen centers within the town. Call 485-8100 for information. Worth a thousand words Firehouse Plaza Art Gallery at Nassau Community,College (NCC) will present "can't take my eyes off of you ...", a retrospective of "people" photographs taken around the world over the past twenty years. It features the photography of Susan Kravitz, dean of Arts and Humanities at NCC. It will run from now through September 14. For gallery hours at NCC, call 572-7162. Row, row, row, your boat... The Long Island Maritime Museum and the Antique and Classic Boat Society's Annual Vintage Boat Show and Old Timers Regatta will be held on Saturday and

Sunday, July 15 and 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in West Sayville. It features antique boats from all over the Northeast, as well as a pirate encampment and sea chanteys. Call 631-HISTORY for information. Watercolor wonders The Hechscher Museum of Arts will present an exhibition of watercolors by Arthur Dove, a pioneer of modernism, from July 11 through September 3. The presentation is organized by Alexandra Gallery on East 57th Street. Call 631 -351 -3250 or visit www.heckscher.org for information. Family guidance North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center will offer bi-weekly Family Bereavement Workshops on Thursdays of July 13 and 27, and August 10 and 24 at 7 p.m. The fee. which is designed for family participation, is $30 per family/per session. Preregistration is required. For information call 299-5373, ext. 224 or 245. Or for information other guidance center programs call 626-1971, ext. 309. Roll your own The, Long Island Road and Track Skating Association holds weekly meetings on Sundays. 10-11 a.m., at the roller rink at Cedar Creek Park in

Wantgh for those interested in learning how to rollerblade. Singles, couples and families are welcome. Musi wear helmet, wrist guards, elbow guards and knee pads. Call the hotline at 8738371. Get in line! The New York State Office of Parks. Recreation, and Historic Preservation will hold Country .Western Line Dancing at Jones Beach State Park (Bandshell) on Wednesdays , June 28 - August 30. from 8 - 10 p.m. For information call I (631)321 -3510. weekdays from 9 a.m. 5 p.m. or visit www.nyparks.com. Touring living history The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum and Mansion has begun a program called "Living History Tours." The tour, lasting about one hour, recreates the exquisite Vanderbilt home of 1936, with strolls around the home to witness d i n i n g room activities and chefs baking. The tours will lake place on Saturdays. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sundays, noon-5 p.m. Cost is $3 per person. The charge is $7 for the grounds, and $3Tor the tour. To reserve a tour call 631-854-5539. or visit www.vandcrbiltmuseum.org.

PUBLIC NOTICES NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY -Suite 300, Garden City, New York 11530. COMPANY. NAME: MJ ABSTRACT, LLC. Articles Purpose: For any lawful purpose. FL #73SiSy A/R VS. 7? 70 7/6 13 of Organization were filed with the Secretary of State 'of New York (SSNY) on 05/1 1 /06. The latest NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: SANDS & SHATZ REALTY date of dissolution is 12/31/2099. Office locaCOMPANY, LLC. Articles of Organization were tion:. Nassau County. SSNY has been designatfiled with the Secretary of State of New York ed as agent of the LLC upon whom process (SSNY) on 05/18/06. Office location:. Nassau against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a County. SSNY has been designated as agent of copy of process to the LLC. 9 South Long the LLC upon whom process against it may be Beach Road, Rockville Centre. New York 1 1570. served. SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the Purpose: For any lawful purpose. FL #723 6x 5/15. 6/1 . 8. 15. 22. 29 _ LLC, 3394 Long Beach Road, Oceanside. New NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY York 11572. Purpose: For any lawful purpose. FL #736 6x6/8. 15.22.29 COMPANY. NAME; VERSATILE ABSTRACT. LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the secSUPREME COURT-COUNTY OF NASSAU HSBC BANK (USA), Plaintiff against retary of State of New York (SSNY) on' 05/1 1/06. MUKESH KAMATH, et al Defendant®. The latest date of dissolution is 12/31/2099. Office location: Nassau County: SSNY has been Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on May 2, 2006.1, the undersigned designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall Referee will sell at public auction at the CCP (Calendar Control Part Courtroom) in the mail a copy, of process to the LLC. 9 South Long Nassau County Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Beach Road. Rockville Centre. New York 1 1570. Court Drive, Mineola, N.Y. on the Mth day of Purpose: For any lawful purpose. FL #724 6x 5/25. 6/18. 15. 22. 29 _ July, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. premises Beginning at a NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY point on the easterly side of Park Avenue,, distant 43.1.1 feet northerly from the corner formed COMPANY. NAME: HAFT REALTY LLC. Articles of by the intersection of the said easterly side of Organization were filed with the Secretary of Park Avenue with the northerly side of Lincoln State of New York (SSNY) on 08/24/05. The latest Avenue, when said distance is measured along date of dissolution is 01 /Ol /2055, Office location: Nassau County. SSNY has been designatsaid side of Park Avenue; being a plot 117.26 feet'by 42.50 feet by 124.52 feet by 43.11 feet. ed as agent of the LLC upon whom process . Said premises known as 48 Park Avenue, against it may be served. SSNY 'Shall mail a Roosevelt N.Y. 11575. copy of process to the LLC. c/o Paul B. Tax account number: SBL #: 55-454-503. Gottbetter Esq., 488 Madison Avenue, New Approximate amount of lien S317,431.00 plus York, New York 10022. Purpose: For any lawful purpose. interest and costs. Fl #727 6x 5/2S. 6/1.8. 15. 22. 29 _ Premises will be sold subject-to provisions of filed judgment and terms of sale. \NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY 'Index No. 964/06. Carolyn R. Naranjo, Esq., COMPANY. NAME: CASA NYC LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of Referee Fein Such & Crane, LLP State of New York (SSNY) on 08/22/05. The latest Attorney(s) for plaintiff date of dissolution is 12/31/2035. Office loca747 Chestnut Ridge Road tion: Nassau County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process Suite.200 Chestnut Ridge, N.Y. 10977 Fl #7374*6/8 IS. 2? 7Q against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY copy of process to the' LLC, c/o Weiss & COMPANY. NAME - G FORCE REALTY LLC. Federici LLP. 265 Sunrise Highway, Suite 30, Articles of Organization were filed with the Rockville, Centre, New York. 1 1570. Purpose: For Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on any lawful purpose. Fl a79S<SYfi/lfi 95 iS/1 R Ifi 99 _ 05/25/06. Office location; Nassau County. SSNY NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY has'been designated as agent of the LLC upon COMPANY. NAME: DILIGENT REALTY. LLC. whom process against it may be served. SSNY Articles of Organization were filed with -the shall mail a copy of process to the LLC. 67 Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on Elaine Drive, Oceanside, New York 11572-5708. 05/11/06. The latest date of dissolution is Purpose: For any lawful purpose. FL7386T6/8, 15, 22, 29, 7/6. 13 . 12/31/2056. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY. has been designated as agent of the LLC NOTICE OF FORMATION OF. UMITED LIABILITY upon whom process against it may be served.' COMPANY. Name: BOB MARESCA PROVISIONS. LLC. Articles of Organization' were filed with the SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the LLC. c/o Martin A. Lltwack. Esq.. 488 Madison Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on Avenue,-Suite 1 100, New York! New York 10022. 05/12/06. Office Location: Nassau County. SSNY Purpose; For any lawful purpose. has been designated as agent of the LLC upon Fl &731 d v A / 1 R m 97 ?O 7/A whom, process against it may be served. SSNY • NOTiCE;OF FORMATION OF UMITED LIABILITY shall mail a copy of process to'the LLC, 782 COMPANY. NAME: JEFF LEIBOWITZ HOLDINGS, Allwyn Street,. Baldwin, New YorkO'1510'.; LLC. Articles of Organization were 'filed With the Purpose. Any lawful purpose. .. . FL#7396T6/S;15. 2? 70 7M/13* ' Secretary of State of New York. (SSNY) orv 04/04/06. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF NASSAU DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY. ' has been designated dVagent-bf the LLC upon whom process against jt may be served. SSNY AS TRUSTEE:FOR LONG BEACH MORTGAGE-LOAN TRUST-2005-2. Plaintiff against shall mcill a copy of process to the LLC, c/o : Baram & Kaiser, Esqs., £>00 Old Country Road, HERMAN LIGON, JOHN LIGON. PETE UGON, VIR-V" •

GINIA UGON. MARIE LIGON, et al Defendants). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on May 12. 2006. I,.the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the CCP (Calendar Control Part Courtroom) in the Nassau County Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola. N.Y. on the 11th day .of July, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. premises Beginning at the corner formed by the intersection of the westerly side of Graffing Place and the Southerly side of Washburn Avenue; being a plot 100.05 feet by 78.30 feet by 100 feet by 75.07 feet. Said premises known as 119 Graffing Place, Freeport, N.Y. 11520.Tax account number: SBL #: 55-251-269-271. Approximate amount of lien $264,712.55 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed judgment and terms of sale. Index No. 019156/05. Patricia M. Latzman, Esq., Referee. Fein Such & Crane, LLP Attorney® for Plaintiff 747 Chestnut Ridge Road Suite 200 Chestnut Ridge, N.Y. 10977 FL #744 4x6/8. 15.22.29 ' TICE OF FORMATION OF UMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: 1070 OCEAN VIEW AVENUE ASSO. CIAJES LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 05/12/06. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY s_hall mail a copy of process to the LLC, c/o Patane. 2804-Woods Avenue. Oceanside. New York 11572. Purp'ose: For any lawful purpose. FL #750 6x 6/15. 22. 29. 7 /6. 13. ?Q NOTICE OF FORMATION OF LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY. NAME: JR BUILDERS MANAGEMENT LLC. Articles of Organization were filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 04/06/06. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY has been designated as agent of the LLC upon Whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail a copy of process to the LLC. 58 Zanatt Street, Inwood, New York. Purpose: For any lawful purpose. Fl #751 6x A/IS'?? 79. 7(6. 13: 7d NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT. NASSAU COUNTY. MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., Pltf. vs.'DANIEL RIVAS. Deft. Index #011199/02. Pursuant to judgment of foreclosure and sale dated Ooi^l. 2003, I will sell-at .public auction at the north front steps of the Nassau'County Courthouse..262 Old Country i' Rd., Mineola, NY on July 25, 2006 at 9:30 a.m.. prem. k/a 19 Wilshire Court,- Freeport. .NY a/k/a Section 62. Block 093, Lot 0890-0. Said property : located on the northerly side of Wilshire. Court, : 488.71 ft. easterly .from the corner formed; by the intersection of the easterly side of. Grove St. with the northerly side of Wilshire Court, being a , 'plot lOO.ft. *50 ff, Approx. amt. of judgment is ; $277,3 T3.-69';plus costs, and interest. Sold subject to terms and conditions of filed judgment and terms of'sale. JOHN E. RYAN, Referee. DRUGKMAN & SINEU Attys. for Pltf.. 242 Drexel. Ave., Westbury. NY: #66581 ': ' , FL-#752P 4x6/15; 22.29,7/6 } >

NOTICE OF SALE .SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF NASSAU Ameriquest Mortgage Company Plaintiff, AGAINST Nancy Ahlers. aka Nancy Ahlders, et. al. Defendant® Pursuant .to a judgment of foreclosure and sale duly dated 3/4/20051, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the North Front Steps of the Nassau County Courthouse. 262 Old Country Rd., Village of Mineola New York on 7/14/2006 at 9:30 AM premises known as 100 North Bergen Place, Freeport, New York 11520. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Incorporated Village of Freeport, Town of Hempstead, County of Nassau and State of New York Section, Block and Lot: 55-267-6 Approximate amount of lien $212.828.78 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index #04-014633 Grace D. Moran. Esq.. Referee Forsyth, Howe, O'Dwyer, Kalb & Murphy. P.C., Attorney for Plaintiff, One Chase Square. Rochester, NY 14604 Dated: 6/7/2006 FL #753 4x iS/lfi 7? 79 7If, NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF NASSAU PNC MORTGAGE CORP. OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, Against CEPHAS V. WARD; MARIA WARD Defendant® Pursuant to a judgment of foreclosure and sale duly entered 2/23/2001 I. the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the North Front. Steps of the Nassau County Courthouse, 262 Old Country Road, Mineola; NY on 7/13/2006 at 9:30AM premises known as 385 Sigmond St.. Freeport, NY 11520 ALL that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Incorporated Village of Freeport, County of Nassau and State of New York Section 54 Block 206 Lot 726-729 Approximate amount of lien $ 196.246.06 plus interest and costs Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed judgment Index* 031863/99 ANTHONY PUCCIO Esq., Referee. Shapiro and DiCaro 250 Mile Crossing Blvd., Suite One. Rochester NY 14624 Dated: 6/1 /2006 File #: 04-51013r jvl FL7554T6/15. 22. 29. 7/6 Notice of Formation of 1770 GRAND AVENUE, LLC. Arts, of Org. filed with Secy, of State of NY (SSNY) on 3/.1/06. Office location: Nassau .County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon; whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: The LLC, 1770 Grand Avenue, Baldwin. New York 11510. Purpose;'to own & manage real estate. FL #759 6x 6/22. 29. 7/6. 13. 20. 27 NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT COUNTY OF NASSAU; EMIGRANT MORTGAGE COMPANY. INC., Plaintiff, vs. IZETTAD. BROWN. ETAL, Defendant®. '-•


PUBLIC NOTICES Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly filed on June 1. 2006, I. the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the Nassau Supreme Court. Calendar Control Part Courtroom, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola NY on July 25, 2006 at 11:30 am, premises known as 9 Clinton Street, Freeport, NY. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Incorporated Village of Freeport, County of Nassau and State of New York. Section 6Z Block 87 and Lot 213. Approximate amount of Judgment $181,949.34 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index #20903/05. Jeffrey L Stadler, Esq., Referee Berkman, Henoch; Peterson & Peddy. P.C.. 100 Garden City Plaza - 2nd Floor. Garden City, New York 11530. Attorneys for Plaintiff FL *762 4* 6/2?. 29. 7/6. 13 NOTICE OF SALE '

SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - OLYMPUS SERVICING. LP, C/O SELECT PORTFOLIO SERVICING, INC.. Plaintiff. AGAINST LENORA BONNER, ET. AL. Defendants). Pursuant to a judgment of foreclosure and sale duly dated 3/3/2006. I. the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the calendar control part (CCP) of the Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola New York, on 7/25/2006 at 11:30 AM, premises known as 32 Maryland Avenue. Freeport. NY 11520. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Incorporated Village of Freeport, County of Nassau and State of New 'York. Section. Block and Lot: 54-460-128. Approximate amount of lien $383.273.43 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index #007331 /05. Fred L. Pollack. Referee. STEVEN J. BAUM. P.C.. Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 1291. Buffalo. NY 14240-1291 Dated: 6/15/2006 FL 764 4T 6/22. 29. 7/6. 13 OTICE OF SALE

SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - NEW CENTURY MORTGAGE CORPORATION C/O COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS. Plaintiff, AGAINST JEAN ANKNER, Defendant(s). Pursuant to a judgment of foreclosure and sale duly dated 4/28/2006.1, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the calendar control part (CCP) of the Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola. New York, on 7/18/2006 at 11:30 AM. premises known as 18 Frankel Avenue. Freeport, NY 11520. All that certain ' plot piece or parcel of land: with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Incorporated Village ofFreeport. Town of Hempstead, County of Nassau and State of New York, Section, Block and Lot: 54-209-148. Approximate amount of lien S236.082.17 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index #19913/05. Edgar Royce, Esq.. Referee, STEVEN J. BAUM. P.C.. Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 1291, Buffalo, NY 14240-1291 Dated: 6/16/2006 FL 766 4T 6/22. 29. 7/6. 13 • NOTICE OF SALE

SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - U.S. BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE FOR THE STRUCTURED ASSET INVESTMENT LOAN

TRUST, 2005-4 C/O AMERICA'S SERVICING COMPANY, Plaintiff, AGAINST DARLITHA SINGLETON, ET. AL.. Defendant(s). Pursuant to a judgment

of foreclosure and sale duly dated 5/5/2006, I, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the calendar control part (CCP) of the Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola. New York, on 7/18/2006 at 11:30 AM, premises known as 29 Oak Street, Freeport, NY 11520. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Village of Freeport. Town of Hempstead. County of Nassau and State of New York, Section, Block and Lot: 55-280-215 & 216. Approximate amount of lien $374,771.53 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index #16084/05. RONALD MORELU, Referee. STEVEN J. BAUM. P.C.. Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 1291. Buffalo, NY 14240-1291 Dated: FL 767 4T 6/22, 29, 7/6, 13 ' OTICE OF SALE

SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - WALL STREET MORTGAGE BANKERS LTD. D/B/A POWER EXPRESS, Plaintiff. AGAINST EARL FULLERTON. ET. AL., Defendants). Pursuant to a judgme'nt of foreclosure and sale duly dated 10/4/2905, I, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the calendar control part (CCP) of the Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola, New York, on 7/25/2006 at 1 1 :30 AM, premises known as 3 Charlick Place, Freeport. NV 1 1520. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements thereon erected, situate, lying and being in the Incorporated Village of Freeport, Town of Hempstead, County of Nassau and State of New York, Section, Block and Lot: 55-345-144, 145 8c 146. Approximate .amount of lien $244,913.64 plus interest and costs. Premises- will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index #9430/05. Anthony J. Cincotta, Esq., Referee. STEVEN J. BAUM. P.C., Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 1291, Buffalo, NY 14240-1291 Dated:

•6/16/2006 _ FL 768 4T 6/22, 29, 7/6, 13 THE HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE VILLAGE OF FREEPORT ANNOUNCES A PUBLIC HEARING DATE: AUGUST 29, 2006

TIME: 3:30 p.nrf. PLACE: Community Room

100 North Main Street Freeport, New York 1 1 520 The purpose of the hearing is to obtain input from village residents in reference to the FiveYear Agency Plan and Annual Plan Submission to be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for fiscal year 2007. Total funds being allocated for this year are estimated at $1.9 million for Operating Funds and $550,000 for Capital Funds. All residents are encouraged to attend this hearing. A copy of the Five-Year Agency Plan and Annual Plan will-be available for review from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. prior to public hearing at the address below. Persons can also submit written comments prior to public hearing to. Freeport Housing Authority 3 Buffalo Avenue Freeport, NY 11520 For further information please .call Edward W. Lancaster, Executive Director at _ (-516)623-2508 _ FL #772 2x 6/22, 29 Notice is hereby given that a license, #TBA has been applied for by Freeport Eats Core, to sell beer, wine, and liquor at retail in a restaurant. For on premises consumption under the ABC Law at 42 and 42A Woodcleft Avenue,

Freeport, NY 11520.. FL #775 2x6/29. 7/6 Notice of Formation of BRADFORD IN WOOD LLC. Arts of Org filed with Secy of State of NY (SSNY) on 05/17/06. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: Bradford Inwood LLC. 35 Tanners Road. Great Neck. NY 11020. Purpose: Any lawful purpose. FL #776 6x 6/29, 7/6, 13. 20. 27. 8/3 SUPREME COURT-COUNTY OF NASSAU-WELLS FARGO BANK. N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT OPTION ONEMORTGAGE LOAN TRUST.2004-1 ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES. SERIES 2004-1. Plaintiff against NEIL GREENBERG. Defendants), Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale entered on November 28. 2005.1, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction in the Calendar Control Part (CCP) Courtroom of the Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola, N.Y. on the-1st day of August, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. premises Beginning at a point on the southerly side of Roosevelt Avenue, distant 275 feet westerly from the corner formed by the intersection of the southerly side of Roosevelt Avenue with the westerly side of Rose Avenue; Running Thence Westerly along the southerly side of Roosevelt Avenue. 75 feet: Thence Southerly at right angles to Roosevelt Avenue. 136.68 feet; Thence Easterly on a line forming an Interior angle of 87 degrees 33 minutes with the preceding course. 75.06 feet, to a point distant 133.47 feet southerly from the southerly side of Roosevelt Avenue, measured along a line drawn at right angles thereto from the point of Beginning. Thence Northerly at right angles to Roosevelt Avenue. 133.47 feet to the southerly side of Roosevelt Avenue, at the point or place of Beginning. Said premises known as 80 East Roosevelt Avenue, Hempstead, N.Y. 11575. Tax account number: SBL #:'55-436-138-140. Approximate amount of lien $276,073.54 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed judgment and terms of sale. Index No. 12413/05. Isa Kantor. Esq., Referee. Fein Such & Crane, LLP, Attorney(s) for Plaintiff. 747 Chestnut Ridne Road. Suite 200. Chestnut Ridge, N.Y. 10977 FL #777 4x 6/28, 7/6, 13, 20 NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF NASSAU - WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE FOR SECURITIZED ASSET BACKED RECEIVABLES LLC 2005-FR4 MORTGAGE PASSTHROUGH-CERTIFICAT.ES_SERIES 2005-FR4 C/O COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS, INC., Plaintiff, AGAINST ELISE H. MARTIN, ET AL.. Defendant(s). Pursuant to a judgment of foreclosure and sale duly dated 5/5/2006, I, the undersigned Referee will sell'at public auction at the calendar control part (CCP) of tne Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Drive, Mineola, New York, on 7/25/2006 at 11:30 AM, premises known as 129 Grand Avenue, Freeport, NY 11520. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land! with the buildings and improvements thereon erected; situate, lying and being in the incorporated Village of Freeport. Town of Hempstead. County of Nassau and State of New York. Section; Block and Lot: 55-245-5, 55-245-6, 55245-7. Approximate amount of lien $332,129.22 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to-provisions of filed Judgment Index #20272/05. Graham William Kistler. Esq., Referee, STEVEN J. BAUM, P.C., Attorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 1291. Buffalo. NY 14240-1291 Dated:

6/20/2006 FL 778 4T 6/29. 7/6, 13,20 NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Board of Education of the Freeport Union Free School District Freeport, New York hereby invites the submission of sealed bids on the following: Music Supplies & Equipment 2006/2007 #536 Bids will be received until Monday. July 17, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. at the office of the District Clerk of the Board of Education Administration building located at 235 North Ocean Avenue, Freeport. New York 11520. Specifications and bid forms may. be obtained at the Business office of the Board of Education, located at the Administration Building, 235 N. Ocean Ave., Freeport, N.Y. between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3;00 p.m. The Board of Education reserves the right to reject all bids, also to make awards on an item by Item basis, by parts, or in full. Board of Education Freeport. New York By: Michael Raab. President ' Dr Marv Bedinko. District Clerk Date: 06/29/06 FL #779 6/29 NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: NASSAU COUNTY. DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY. AS INDENTURE TRUSTEE FOR NEW CENTURY HOME EQUITY LOAN TRUST 2005-3. Pltf- vs. SANTONIO PANNELL, ALFREDA SINGLETON. Defts. Index #20517/05. Pursuant to judgment of foreclosure and sale dated June 9. 2006,1 will sell at public auction on Tuesday. Aug. 1, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. in the Calendar Control Part (CCP) Courtroom of the Supreme Court, 100 Supreme Court Dr., Mineola, NY, prem. k/a 160 East Roosevelt Ave., Roosevelt. NY a/k/a Section 55. Block 445. lot 120-121. Said property located at the corner formed by the intersection of the Southerly side of East Roosevelt Ave. and the Westerly side of Horace'Ave.. being a plot 50 ft. x 100 ft. Approx. amt. of judgment is $240.390.89 plus costs and interest. This Is a First Mortgage. Sold subject to terms and conditions of filed Judgment and terms of sole. JEFFREY STADLER. Referee. DRUCKMAN & SINEL, LLP, Attys. for Pltf., 242 Drexel Ave., Westbury, NY, #66729 FL 780 4T 6/29, 7/6. 13,20 Notice of Formation of B B & T BEACHFRONT DEVELOPMENT LLC. Arts of Org filed w.tn Secy of State; of NY (SSNY) on 12/21/04. Office location: Nassau County. SSNY designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: Donald Trump Jr.. 725 Fifth Avenue, 26th floor, NY. NY. 10022. Purpose: Consulting, ownership & management of real estate & other projects FL#781 6x6/29. 7/6. 13, 20, 27. 8/3 Notice of Qualification of TTT CONSULTING LLC. Authority filed with the Secretary of State of NY on 12/19/05. Office Location: Nassau County. LLC formed in Delaware (DE) on 12/15/05 SSNY designated agent of the LLC, upon whom process against it may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: c/o National Registered Agents. Inc., 875 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 501, New York, N.Y.10001. Address required to be maintained in home jurisdlct.on: 160 Greentree Drive, St. 101, Dover DE 19904. Arts. of Organ.- Filed with DE Secy, of State, John G. Townsend Bldg., Dover. DE 19901. Purpose: consulting svc for real estate & otner projects. FL #782 6x 6/29, 7/6.' 13, 20. 27, 8/3

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Car For Sale MERCURY 2002 GRAY GRAND MARQUIS, 4 door. Mint condition. 20,000 original miles. One owner. Loaded. $10,950. Call 8264603

Garage Sales 61 NANCY BLVD. (corner ot Park Ave.), Sat., 7/1, Sun., 7/2, 9a.m.-3p.m. Bike rack, Boogie board, file cabinets, sewing machine, much more. 23 GARDEN PLACE, off Meadowbrook Road, Merrick. 6/30 & 7/1, 9a.m.-4p.m. 45 years accumulation - Avon collectibles, old records, books, furniture, Hammond Chord Organ-Harrington Studio Piano, much more..

Help Wanted ATTENTION: COLLEGE/GRAD STUDENTS Summer positions:: Head Counselor Pre-K, M-F, WSl, P/T. Fall positions: After School Coaches; Instructors. FRIEDBERG J.C.C. MERRICK .TEL: (516) 379-9386 FAX: (516) 3.79-4381 CHILD CARE NEEDED for Sept. 2006. Two boys, ages 8 & 12 in Wantagh. 7a.m.-9a.m., 3:00p.m.-6:30p.m. Must have car - no smoking. College students OK. (516J-221-7467 or "ll: 917-439-6763. [F/T SALES/CLERICAL for busy optical practice. Mature individual, bi-lingual preferred. Computer skills a plus. Call P67-1213 IMMEDIATE REAL ESTATE SECRETARY Real Estate Management Co. is seeking a F/T secretary with Real Estate experience. . Candidate must be able to multi-task, have good communication and organizational skills + have the ability to interact with tenants, maintenance staff & co-workers". Great opportunity for a dynamic person. Must be proficient in MS Word & MS Excel. Please call (516) 640-4776 to schedule an interview. Fax resume to (516) 640-5504. Compensation , 35-45K annually. Commensurate with ability & experience.

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DELI CLERK, ffT, P/T, MERRICK for bagel store. Experienced, motivated, good pay, good hours. (516) 2237031. Ask for the manager.

Real Estate MERRICK MINI ESTATE or sub-divide property for second home. 5 bedrooms, 2 baths, inground pool, basement and garage. . $829,000 MUST SEE! MARY ELMORE REALTY 868-6660

Rentals BELLMORE OFFICE FOR RENT Ground level, private parking lot, 900 sq. ft. bull basement at Bellmore RR. Great location. High visibility. Ideal for professional office. 221-9459, 631-692-2918, Cliff FREEPORT, NEW YORK Two Bedroom Apartment For Rent. 1 - 7 W. Merrick Road. Contact Martin (718)485-3682, Ext. 240 MERRICK MAINTAINED / CHARMING 7 rooms, 3 bedrooms, LR/FP, butler's pantry, EIK, formal DR, deck, front porch, washer/dryer.dishwasher. , Deep lot, near all. $2,000 + BETTY LIPPAI REALTY 378-7700

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