2009-11-13 / Community

Answers To Last Week's Photo Quiz: People Who Made A Difference In Rockaway


1. Patrick Clark, who designed and built the memorial to the Rockaway residents who died on September 11, 2001. 1. Patrick Clark, who designed and built the memorial to the Rockaway residents who died on September 11, 2001. 2. Irish musician Mickey Carton performed at many Rockaway events. A small street is named after him in Irishtown. 2. Irish musician Mickey Carton performed at many Rockaway events. A small street is named after him in Irishtown. 3. Community Board 14 District Manager Jonathan Gaska has steered Rockaway through many hard times and crises. 3. Community Board 14 District Manager Jonathan Gaska has steered Rockaway through many hard times and crises. 4. Then School Board President Steve Greenberg remains a civic activist and a member of many local organizations. 4. Then School Board President Steve Greenberg remains a civic activist and a member of many local organizations. 5. Detective Donny Moran worked at both of Rockaway's precincts and put the bad guys away for many years. 5. Detective Donny Moran worked at both of Rockaway's precincts and put the bad guys away for many years. 6. Barbara Eisenstadt is remembered fondly as a Rockaway patron of the arts and community activist. She is seen with folk singer Oscar Brand. 6. Barbara Eisenstadt is remembered fondly as a Rockaway patron of the arts and community activist. She is seen with folk singer Oscar Brand. 7. Environmentalist and long time community board member Mario Russo looks over the shoulder of Bayswater residents Rose and Jesse Plaxen, who owned a travel agency in Far Rockaway for three decades. 7. Environmentalist and long time community board member Mario Russo looks over the shoulder of Bayswater residents Rose and Jesse Plaxen, who owned a travel agency in Far Rockaway for three decades. 8. Frank Avenue Civic President Steve Cooper with City Councilman Walter Ward and Captain Weisbrod of the 100 Precinct. 8. Frank Avenue Civic President Steve Cooper with City Councilman Walter Ward and Captain Weisbrod of the 100 Precinct. 9. Activists Mary Dever Kelly with her late husband Jerry Dever, Marina Callaghan and Liz Sulik. 9. Activists Mary Dever Kelly with her late husband Jerry Dever, Marina Callaghan and Liz Sulik. 10. City Councilman Al Stabile is flanked by the Good brothers, Steve and Kenny. 10. City Councilman Al Stabile is flanked by the Good brothers, Steve and Kenny.

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