Rosen Wins Statewide Competition
Zachary Rosen, a student at Mark Twain Intermediate School, has been selected as a winner from over 4,000 entries, in the 2004 Winter Achievers Essay Contest run by the New York State Lottery. He and his family are being sent to the Empire State Games in Lake Placid where he will participate in the opening ceremonies, as well as a formal reception in his honor. Rosen was awarded a certificate of achievement from Governor Pataki, a gold model and an official Empire State Games uniform. His other winnings include $200, a laptop computer, a printer and a complete computer package for his school.