Local Students Honored
For the past several decades, the Daniel M. O’Connell Post 272 of the American Legion has annually presented the American Legion to the students who have inspired others by their good citizenship, community activities and patriotic observances.
The following are the names and schools of those awarded a medal and certificate at the end of the 2002-2003 school year: Amy Rutter – Stella Maris High School; Amy Grosshandler, Christopher de Carmine, Timothy Rudolph, and Paul Kazolski – Beach Channel High School; Malik Smith – Middle School 180; Edward Anderson – Maura Clarke Middle School; Iwona Lach – P.S. 114; David Jiang – P.S. 183; Kenyatta Greig-Harris – P.S. 225; Gamanita Gonzalez – St. Rose of Lima; Jake Leonen – St. Camillus; and Kevin Hubbard – St. Francis de Sales.