Yearly Archives: 2009

Editorial: Getting to Know You

It is with great pleasure and enthusiasm that I begin my work as editor of the Floral Park Dispatch. After attending the most recent...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

Bus Trip - Saturday, December 5Holiday Fair - Sunday, December 6Blood Drive - Saturday, December 12  Saturday, December 5Bus TripThe Floral Park Junior...

Village Board Notes – November 27, 2009

The following are trustee reports from the Nov. 17 Floral Park village board meeting.Department of Public WorksTrustee Tweedy thanked residents for picking up leaves...

Phil-osophically Speaking – November 27, 2009

As the most successful multicultural society in history, America allows us to directly experience the strengths and possibilities of a pluralistic culture. But there...

With New Name Comes New Mission

Nassau Health Corporation Now NuHealth SystemThe parent company of Nassau University Medical Center has renamed itself in hopes of connecting with its community in...

Sewanhaka High School Holds Flea Market Honoring Teacher

On Saturday, Nov. 7, Sewanhaka High School’s Students and Teachers Against Cancer (STAC) Club held their annual flea market. The event was held in...

Schools Facing Possible Cuts in State Aid

New York State Governor David Paterson unveiled a two-year, $5 billion deficit reduction plan that he believes would eliminate the state’s current-year budget gap...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – November 20, 2009

Legislation to Help Local Governments Reduce Costs Passes SenateLegislation that would help reduce costs for local governments passed the state Senate last week, announced...

Phil-osophically Speaking – November 20, 2009

The single, most astonishing public event of my lifetime was the fall of the Berlin Wall and, in the next dizzying months, the dissolution...

Veterans Day in Floral Park

Floral Park Veterans Day Sergeant at Arms Al Trasolini and Boy Scouts from Troops 678 and 482 lay a memorial wreath at Veterans Memorial...