Story and photo courtesy of the Town of Hempstead
Active 50-year members of the Woodmere Fire Department were honored on Nov. 17 by the department and the Town of Hempstead during a special ceremony held at the firehouse. The honorees were Ex-Captain Roger Hanson, Firefighter Anthony Lauricella and Ex Assistant Chief Adolph “Duffy” Laino. They were also presented with official Town of Hempstead Certificates of Recognition.
Pictured are New York State Sen. Dean Skelos, Hanson, Lauricella, Laino, Chief Richard Jankosky, Jr. and Hempstead Councilman Anthony Santino.