As a clown looks on, Hooks poses in front of the Health First van with several youngsters (and a representative from Health First). Photos by Miriam RosenbergDemocratic candidate for the 31st City Council District David Hooks, Jr. (right) greets some of those who came to ‘Hooks Day For The Family’ at the Elks Lodge in Far Rockaway last Saturday. Hooks told The Wave he stands for “access, service and accountability”.A clown was on hand for face painting and to hand out balloons.
Stan’s Pepper Steppers, a favorite of Rockawayites, entertained.Cotton candy and an inflatable gym were available for the young people who showed up. Adults and children line up for popcorn, and snow cones. Hotdogs were also available for all.