Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Two Stonington students charged with damaging field named for 9/11 victim Josh Piver

Two students from Stonington High School have been charged with vandalizing the Josh Piver Memorial Field at the school, reports Joe Wojtas in The Day. The boys, both 17, caused $3,000 worth of damage to the field by driving an SUV repeatedly over it. The SUV driver was charged with first-degree criminal mischief and third-degree criminal trespass; the passenger with […]

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Vandal tears up Stonington High School soccer field named for 9/11 victim Josh Piver

A vandal has driven repeatedly over the Josh Piver Memorial soccer field at Stonington High School, causing damage such as to render the field unusable, reports Joe Wojtas in The Day. The carefully tended, recently renovated field now has large ruts and chunks of sod have been displaced. The plaque with the field’s name was not damaged […]

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Former FDNY lieutenant from North Bellmore honored posthumously

The corner of Waltoffer and Washington Avenues in North Bellmore is now known as Lt. Steven Sorger Avenue, reports Jesse Coburn in Newsday. A dedication ceremony was held last week to honor a local FDNY officer who died of World Trade Center-related illness on March 11 of this year. Lt. Sorger was 62 and spent months on the […]

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