From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – August 28,...

Committee Report Shows Real Need for Authority ReformNew York State Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), the chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Investigations and...

From the Desk of Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy: August 21, 2009

Announces Recovery Funds for New Energy Efficient Traffic SignalsCongresswoman Carolyn McCarthy announced the release of $4.3 million of federal funds from the American Recovery...

From the Desk of Legislator Richard Nicolello: August 21, 2009

Votes to Adopt Silver Alert SystemThe Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously to establish a new Silver Alert System. The new system is intended to...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – August 14,...

Major Legislation to Extend Health Insurance Coverage to Young Adults Signed Into LawImportant legislation that will improve access to affordable health insurance for young...

Phil-osophically Speaking – August 14, 2009

On the calm, cloudless morning of Aug. 6, 1945, 29-year-old Tsutoma Yamaguchi arrived in the city of Hiroshima to meet a business associate. He...

Phil-osophically Speaking – August 7, 2009

The Apollo 11 moon landing was an epic event symbolizing America’s spirit of adventure and achievement. In fewer years than the average person’s lifetime...

Town Topics – August 7, 2009

Project Independence We regularly put the reins of tomorrow in the capable hands of our youth. But, too often we fail to acknowledge that...

Letter: Thank You for Making Basketball Tournament A Success

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank all the volunteers who generously gave up their day to make my annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – July 31,...

State Senate Extends COBRA Healthcare BenefitsThe New York State Senate recently passed legislation (S.5471) that will protect unemployed workers by extending their health insurance...

Village Board Notes – July 24, 2009

The following are trustee reports from the July 14 Floral Park Board of Trustees meeting. Department of Public Works News Trustee Tom Tweedy asked residents and...