The Bethpage Hall of Fame has announced its inductees for 2016:

  • Lenny Mulqueen- BHS Class of 1961, longtime President of the Central Park Historical Society
  • Joie Tyrrell- BHS Class of 1985, journalist for Newsday
  • Judith Claire Mitchell- BHS Class of 1970, novelist and Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Wisconsin
  • Bobby Macholz- A longtime volunteer for athletics
  • Signor Vincenzo Maio- Retired Italian teacher at BHS
  • Anita Disanza- Retired Spanish teacher at BHS
  • 1996 Lacrosse Team- Winners of the State Championship who will be the 20th anniversary of that accomplishment


The dinner in their honor will be held on Saturday, October 8 at 7PM at Bethpage High School.  All community members are invited.  The cost to attend is $75 and all proceeds go to the Bethpage Educational Foundation which supports our schools with scholarships, programs and enhancements.  You can find the invitation at: 

Past honorees have included Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, Four-Star Air Force General Walter Kross, Metropolitan Opera singer Ellen Lang, Director of the National Weather Service Louis Uccellini, publisher Linda Mangano and many more.  You can see all the past inductees at