From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy: April 8, 2011

Women’s History — Looking Back and AheadAs the first and only woman elected to Congress from Long Island, I have tried my best to...

Floral Park Remembers 9/11

Editor’s note: On Thursday, Sept. 11, Floral Park community members and officials assembled at the village’s 9/11 Relic Memorial at village hall for a...

Village Board Notes: February 16, 2012

A regular meeting of the Floral Park Board of Trustees was held on Feb. 7, at 8:30 p.m.     Building DepartmentTrustee Rhatigan reported that last...

Editorial: Pols vs Polls

When the New York State Assembly and Senate both passed the Compassionate Care Act last Friday, it was only succumbing to the will of...

A Message To Residents

Spring has indeed finally sprung! We now see the welcoming sights of flowers blooming, trees bedecked in their beautiful foliage and, of course, kids...

Letter: It’s a Dog’s Life

When Rosie passed away in June after a full life of 16 years, my wife Susan wasn’t terribly anxious to get a new dog....

Editorial: POW/MIA Recognition Day

While the POW/MIA flag is directed by congressional order to fly on Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, National POW/MIA Recognition Day and...

Phil-osophically Speaking: July 14, 2011

Casey Anthony - Blind Justice?It seemed like a normal afternoon at work when suddenly the peace was shattered by shrieks coming from the secretary...