Thursday, March 29, 2012
Five p.m., Thursday, March 29, 2012, as trains arrive from Manhattan and Brooklyn.
About thirty years ago, the Town of Hempstead planted Bradford pear trees along both sides of Merrick Road for more than a mile west of the town line at Tackapausha Park. They have not fared too well; about half have been lost. However, those remaining can be beautiful in the spring.