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Last night we held our second annual Bowling for Kids night at 300 Bowling in Melville.  We SOLD OUT the place with 49 lanes.  I can honestly say that it looked like everyone there had a great time …..for a great cause.  All the funds raised last night will help Sandy victims, particularly those with 

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At a time like this, we all share in the desire to help victims of Sandy.  Most of us have heard about the disruption of NORMAL LIFE for so many.  I think about how many children are cold at night, how many lost their homes, and how many are afraid of what is happening.  I

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I am so happy to say that the surgery went well on my left knee and that I am about to start outpatient exercising of the knee.  Everything you hear about these types of surgery does not quite prepare you for the reality.  I am lucky to have been able to have some good advice

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I am so glad to have the surgery over and be on my way to a full recovery.  I must admit that I am so happy with my decision to have my knee replaced and the ABSENCE of that pain is already evident.  I want to thank all the doctors and nurses at Huntington Hospital

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I was really looking forward to Darryl Strawberry’s golf tournament next week, but unfortunately all my hockey injuries have caught up with me.  I am having a knee replaced this week.  No one looks forward to that rehab but I am confident that my golf scores will improve next year!!  I have been dealing with

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Young Girl Swimming with Water Wings ca. 2002

As the summer comes to an end, I have enjoyed my visits with my grandchildren ( yes, it shocks me that I am a grandfather)  before school starts. Having five healthy kids around makes me so aware of trying to help kids who are not healthy.  Whether it is a chronic illness or an unexpected

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Mother Nature blessed us with incredible weather and my fellow athletes joined our pro-am players to play two days of great golf. I was able to gather a great bunch of my friends such as Mario Lemieux, Jim McMahon, Wally Szcerbiak, Darryl Strawberry, and Mike Eruzione along with 25 other athletes.  Most of them are

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  The Clark Gillies Foundation is so glad to welcome Morty Bouchard and Bourchard Transportation Company, Inc. as our community partner.  Bouchard Transportation is one of the most successful companies based on Long Island and is recognized worldwide for its philanthropic endeavors.  Morty Bouchard has partnered with us and is our event sponsor for our

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I am traveling to Moosejaw, my hometown, this month.  It is always fun to reconnect to my friends there and of course, visit with my family.  Pam and I will be seeing many friends while there.  I will be participating in some events in the area which will help raise money for some worthy causes. 

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