Monthly Archives: February 2010

Around the Town – February 26, 2010

Women’s History MonthMarch is designated as Women’s History Month and every year during this time, the Town of Hempstead takes the time to reflect...

Governor’s Budget Would Cut Services at Jones Beach And Bethpage Parks

Proposed Budget Calls For Closing Six State Parks in Suffolk, None in NassauGovernor David A. Paterson’s proposed 2010-11 executive budget calls for several state...

Citizens’ Party of Floral Park Hosts First Community Forum

Trustees Tweedy and Rhatigan Seek Re-election on March 16The Citizens’ Party of Floral Park held their first community forum on Feb. 17, at the...

Phil-osophically Speaking – February 26, 2010

English Grammar: A Forbidding and Formidable SubjectDo you know what the greatest conversation stopper in the world is? Pay attention, this could come in...

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Stewart Manor Auxiliary -  March 4 Floral Park Chamber -Thursday, March 4American Legion Celebrates - Saturday, March 6Stewart Manor Homemaker Evening Chapter - Tuesday,...

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Sewanhaka High School Salon ServicesThursday, February 25Purim CelebrationSunday, February 28Play Golf with Len BermanUpcoming Event Thursday, February 25Sewanhaka High School Salon...

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...

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...

Nassau County Declares War on Heroin

At Least Four Die a Month to Use, Officials SayThe last words from a 20-year-old resident came from a text message sent to his...

Fire Damages Floral Park Home

Fire Officials to Recommend Flagging Fire HydrantsTwo people sustained minor injuries in a kitchen fire that damaged a house in Floral Park, fire officials...