Student Honored in Essay Contest

Rhianna Coleman, a fourth-grader in Dana Felicetti’s class at Deauville Gardens West, has been selected as a first-place winner in the Town of Babylon Veterans Awareness Essay Contest.

As a kickoff to Veterans Awareness Week at the end of October, Coleman was invited to an awards ceremony at Babylon Town Hall, where she was presented with an award and an opportunity to read her essay, “When is the right time to honor our military heroes?”