Hurricane Sandy heroes recognized


The Inwood, Hewlett, Lawrence-Cedarhurst, Woodmere and Meadowmere Park fire departments were honored for their service during Hurricane Sandy at the Peninsula Kiwanis Humanitarian Night on Sept. 24.

The annual event, held at Inwood V.F.W. on Doughty Boulevard, consisted of a dinner, awards ceremony and performance by the Nassau County Police Department Pipes and Drums band. Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano was in attendance and also thanked the firefighters for their service.