Editor's Note: This article was written and submitted by Chris Boyle.
1. Busy Bee dry cleaners of Merrick is currently engaged in a clean-up of soil, soil vapor, and groundwater contamination at the site of their business, caused by dry cleaning wastes over the years. Click here
to read about their progress.
2. The Pinkout Initiative is a community initiative to raise awareness about breast cancer prevention and support, brainstormed by Dakota Design Center. Click here
to read about their kick-off event for this great cause.
3. A Merrick man was arrested Wednesday for his alleged role in an overnight burglary at Sacred Heart School and Church, police said. Find out more by clicking here
4. Bethpage Federal Credit Union and Team Up 4 Community recently held their Long Island Sports Challenge, an event that encourages community service among Long Island student athletes. Team members of True Blue Lacrosse in Merrick were the first-place winners. Click here
for the details.
5. A constant hop topic among local residents are the parking issues at the Merrick LIRR station. Read this letter to the editor
by John Dunn to get his take on this pressing and important problem facing the community.About this column: If nothing else, take with you this daily guide to what's happening, and what's news in Bellmore and Merrick.
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