From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson: February 19, 2010

Legislation Passes SenateThe New York State Senate last week passed important legislation that would allow municipalities to offer health services and insurance to volunteer...

From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy

Congresswoman McCarthy Joins with First Lady Obama Expressing Concern About Childhood Obesity“I applaud First Lady Michelle Obama for her efforts in raising national public...

Village Board Notes: February 12, 2010

The following are trustee reports from the Feb. 2 Floral Park village board meeting.On motion by Trustee Rhatigan, seconded by Trustee Longobardi and carried...

North Hempstead Town to Sponsor Two-Day Spay & Neuter Clinic

With the observation of February as National Spay/Neuter Month, Supervisor Jon Kaiman and the North Hempstead Town Board took the opportunity to announce a...

From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy

“I am pleased to announce the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has awarded the Floral Park Fire Department a grant for $142,500. The grant...

From Sustainable Long Island – February 5, 2010

Planning: Community By CommunityWhat motivates people to action, to make changes for the better? There’s the annual New Year’s resolution. There are tragedies and scares. There are...

Village Board Notes – January 29, 2010

The following are trustee reports from the Jan. 19 Floral Park village board meeting.Prior to the start of the meeting, Mayor Kevin Greene swore...

From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy

The Need for Safe and Drug-Free School Funding“For the last year, I have been working with my colleagues in Congress and the Administration to...

Phil-osophically Speaking – January 22, 2010

The searing images of suffering and loss in Haiti have saddened the world. The monster quake, which has shaken the impoverished nation to its...

Around the Town – January 22, 2010

India Republic Day CommemorationThe Town of Hempstead will be hosting its 7th Annual India Republic Day commemoration on Wednesday, Jan. 27. Held in...