Phil-osophically Speaking: July 3, 2009

By July of 1776 a Continental army had been fielded and had met British Regulars in several bloody engagements. But the boldest move for...

Mayor’s Message – June 26, 2009

FPM Girls Softball Team   On behalf of the village board I would like to extend our congratulations to the Floral Park Memorial girls’ varsity...

Letter: Pet Safe: It’s Time for a Plan

"The biggest potential hurricane disaster on the Atlantic Coast is in the New York City, northern New Jersey, western Long Island metropolitan area,” writes...

Letter: Heart Association to U.S. Senators: Pass Josh Miller HEARTS Act

This past week was the American Heart Association’s National CPR and AED Awareness Week. It is an occasion to remind us all how vital...

Letter: Thanks for Your Generous Support

This is a sincere thank you to all the volunteers and the community who supported our recent book sale. The proceeds of the sale...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – June 12, 2009

Legislation to Protect NY State Residents From Phone ‘Spoofing’ Passes SenateThe State Senate unanimously passed legislation sponsored by Senator Craig Johnson that would protect...

From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy – June 12, 2009

Protecting, Supporting and Increasing America’s NursesOn Thursday, June 4, Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy introduced three pieces of legislation focused on the state of nursing in...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – June 5, 2009

Belmont HappeningsLast week, the MTA reversed its short-sighted and wrong-headed decision to eliminate regular train service to the Belmont Park Race Track.This is good...

Mayor’s Message – June 5, 2009

Consolidation BillThe village board and I attended a meeting hosted by the Nassau County Village Officials Association (NCVOA) last Wednesday evening.  The meeting was...

Letter: Thank You, Wednesday Mother’s Club

Thank You, Wednesday Mother’s ClubThe executive board and families that comprise the Floral Park Youth Council would like to thank the members of the...