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Feature Stories December 28, 2012  RSS feed
Visiting Nurses Thanked For Comfort After Sandy
Storm Couldn’t Stop Their Care
     The Visiting Nurse Service of New York hosted a special recognition day last Thursday, Dec. 20, for the thousands of health care professionals who brought home care to New Yorkers in need throughout all five boroughs and Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester Counties before, during and after Hurricane Sandy.  
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Nominated To Serve In Military Academies
Teenagers Seek Entry To Elite Institutions
     Several high school seniors from Glendale, Middle Village and Woodhaven were among a select number of soon-to-be graduates nominated by outgoing Rep. Bob Turner for acceptance to the nation’s military academies.  
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Historic Honor For Bungalows
Rockaway Homes Tapped For Registry
     Bungalows in a section of Far Rockaway are among 25 locations being recommended by the New York State Board for Historic Preservation for inclusion on the State and National Registers of Historic Places.  
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Winning Patriotic Essays Penned In Woodside
      Students from St. Sebastian’s School in Woodside swept the top prizes at the annual Patriots Pen Essay Contest sponsored by the John V. Daniels Jr. VFW Post 2813, it was announced.
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My Say
St. Pancras Students Know The Meaning Of Christmas
     The Christmas season is upon us again this year. It has been a very rough and often questioning year. It seems that we are hit with bad news on an almost daily basis.   I often wonder if we really understand the true meaning of this season. Do we understand the impact that the birth of Jesus should have on each and every one of us? 
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