Monthly Archives: September 2010

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Ompahfest/Schuetzenfest - Sunday, September 26Fall Festival - Saturday, October 2OLV Reunion - Saturday, October 9 Sunday, September 26Ompahfest/SchuetzenfestFeaturing lots of German music...

Obituary – Jesse Lehman

Jesse Lehman, a successful printer who took on a new career in his 50’s and served for nearly 20 years as a volunteer lawyer,...

Around the Town – September 24, 2010

Family Festival by the SeaRide the wave of fun and excitement into beautiful Lido Beach Town Park for the Town of Hempstead’s 28th annual...

Phil-osophically Speaking – September 24, 2010

When Does Taxation Do More Harm Than Good?Taxes — we shudder at the very sound of the word. In fact, we do more than...

Commuters ‘Storm’ Into Garden City Hotel for MTA Public Hearing

Nassau Residents Speak Out Against Proposed Fare HikesThe public hearing to address the MTA’s proposed fare hikes held at the Garden City Hotel on...

Town of Hempstead Holds Police Service Awards

PBA President Honored for Protecting Camp ANCHOR FamiliesTown of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray and the Hempstead board honored Garden City Police Officer Keith Wehr,...

Bomb Scare at Floral Park Motel on September 11 Anniversary

Man Charged with Criminal Mischief, Drug Possession
On the ninth anniversary of 9/11, Floral Park Police Department had a false alarm bomb scare at the...

Chamber of Commerce Holds Luncheon Meeting

Members of the Floral Park Chamber of Commerce gathered together at Stella's Ristorante on Sept. 7 for their luncheon meeting. The afternoon’s guest speaker...

From the Desk of Senator Craig Johnson – September 17, 2010

Johnson Announces Anti-Bullying LegislationLegislation to help ensure that all students have a safe, harassment-free and discrimination-free environment to learn was signed into law this week, Senator...

Phil-osophically Speaking – September 17, 2010

Reflections on American DemocracyPrimaries are bruising events, often more contentious than general elections because they are intra-party affairs which tend to result in family...