Leaving No Trace
Mt Pleasant’s Cub Scout Pack 68 Hikes Caleb Smith Park Preserve
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In a recent telephone interview, Suffolk County Legislator John M. Kennedy, the Republican candidate for the Suffolk County Comptroller’s office, answered allegations that he skirted the nepotism law when he hired his wife as a legislative aide and failed to file a sworn statement disclosing that he had hired a relative after he first took her on in 2007. Read more
With each of his novels, Daniel Silva climbs ever higher in the ranks of American authors of Spy Fiction. Now, with the introduction this month of his newest thriller, “The Heist,” Silva seems to have ridden his popular hero ‘Gabriel Allon’ (the protagonist of fourteen of his seventeen best sellers) all the way to the top of the heap.
Donald Barrick, Life’s WORC Board Chairman announced that Janet Koch has been hired as the new Executive Director of Life’s WORC, a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit corporation. Ms. Koch assumes this leadership responsibility as Peter Smergut retires after twenty (20) years in this position. After a thorough and extensive executive search process, the Life’s WORC Board is confident Ms. Koch has the vision and skills consistent with the needs of the organization. She will assume her position as Executive Director on Monday, November 3, 2014. read more