From our Smithsonian Education partners: This website is designed to provide activities that encourage middle school-aged students to explore the life of famed baseball player and humanitarian Roberto Clemente. Students experience history, visual arts, drama, and language arts through exercises that spark their own creativity and curiosity. Further, lessons are included that celebrate the rich culture of Puerto Rico.
The Town of Islip has formally blamed Daytree at Cortland Square of Ronkonkoma, whose president Clara Datre is a long-standing political contributor and prominent business owner, for the dumping of construction material in Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood
he New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will host a public forum next week to hear the public's concerns and to explain a proposal for remediating the estimated 50,000 tons of toxin-tainted debris illegally dumped in Brentwood's Roberto Clemente Park.