Rita Cavanaugh awarded person of the month


The Baldwin Chamber of Commerce honored Rita Cavanaugh and Park Assets Real Estate Corp. as volunteer and business of the month respectively, last week.

The Chamber of Commerce and Baldwin business owners to discuss any concerns a business may come across when trying to comply with building code regulations. The chamber welcomed Town of Hempstead Building Supervisor David Coaker at Basil Leaf Grill located on 1019 Atlantic Ave. at 6 p.m. on Nov. 9.

Prior to inviting Coaker to speak, the chambers president Erik Mahler presented a volunteer of the month award to Rita Cavanaugh, head of the Baldwin Civic Association’s beautification committee, for her work and contributions to starting the Baldwin Community Garden. Mahler also presented Park Assets Real Estate Corp with business of the month.

The next Chamber of Commerce meeting will be at the Irish Pub located on 834 Merrick Road in Baldwin at 12:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month, Dec 14.