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GN Library OKs group to interview firms

The Great Neck Library Board of Trustees on Tuesday unanimously passed a resolution that would allow members of the library director search committee, a group of residents and library officials tasked with finding a permanent library director, to interview potential search firms that will seek out a replacement for departing Interim Library Director Laura Weir.

  • icon Posted: October 23

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GN eyes educating homeless kids for free
Posted: October 23, 2014

The Great Neck Board of Education on Monday proposed a new policy that would formalize the existing practice of admitting homeless children who were born within district borders or currently reside in the district to attend Great Neck schools at no cost.

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GN library to close for renovations
Posted: October 23, 2014

The Main Branch of the Great Neck Library will close on Wednesday, Oct. 29 for one year, to make room for the long-awaited renovations to the building’s interior and infrastructure. 

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Town replaces pump station at Port dock
Posted: October 23, 2014

Officials at the Town of North Hempstead unveiled a new pump-out station at its dock in Port Washington that will allow boaters to empty sewage from their boats for free.

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DeMartin not running for M-L FD board
Posted: October 23, 2014

Manhasset-Lakeville Water and Fire District Chairman Andrew DeMartin announced Monday he will not seek re-election for a third term this December, saying “there are other avenues in my life that I want to explore.”

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Sip City to get a kosher twist
Posted: October 23, 2014

Sip City, a bar and restaurant located at 16 Middle Neck Road, will be changing to an all-kosher menu and change its name to Rimon, following approval of the changes by the Village of Great Neck Plaza Board of Trustees on Wednesday. 

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NHP gives Maserati dealer caution flag
Posted: October 23, 2014

The Village of New Hyde Park reserved decision on Tuesday on a proposal to establish a Maserati repair facility and showroom on Jericho Turnpike in New Hyde Park, formerly the site of Bobb Howard Transmission.

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