Who Were the 10 Most Influential People in 2012

We've been through a lot; now it's time to recognize those who made a difference.

As an eventful year draws to a close, Patch is seeking nominations for the most influential people of the Glen Cove community for 2012.

We need your selections and a short message about why your candidate is deserving.

We've been through a lot this year; our community has grieved some sudden losses, suffered through a hurricane and endured a national election.

We ask for you to reflect on your choices, whether they be public figures or private people, and tell us your choices in the comment thread below. We would prefer to keep the process open, so please avoid emails. Deadline for nominations is Dec. 24.

Like last year, we'll compile a list of the top 10 people who made a difference in Glen Cove, and choose a winner. See that story here.

Thanks in advance -- MD.

Cover Pride December 18, 2012 at 08:36 PM
I nominate Frank Venturino. Frank has single handely kept the spirit of Glen Cove High School Alumni alive. He has started the Glen Cove High School Alumni & Friends group without the help of the District.
Zefy Christopoulos December 18, 2012 at 09:56 PM
The top ten list should include all Glen Covers who give of their time and talent to our neighbors and community and don't expect anything in return other than a smile. The list should NOT include any politician.
Zefy Christopoulos December 18, 2012 at 10:24 PM
Actually make them as a group # 1 on the list.
cyntra maharaj-glouchkov December 20, 2012 at 11:31 PM
Charmaine Clark at the Glen Cove Youth Bureau
cc December 21, 2012 at 06:14 PM
Victoria Crosby has been giving of herself for almost 30 years to Glen Cove. The Glen cove Arts council a non profit that allows the youth of Glen Cove to be able to learn to appreciate the arts. This is one one of the many organizations that she is involved in.


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