Monthly Archives: March 2011

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels:Saturday, March 26Beauty and the Beast:Saturday, March 26Trash and Pleasures Auction:Saturday, March 26 Saturday, March 26Dirty Rotten ScoundrelsMusical. Based on...

Got Drugs?

FPPD to Partner With DEA in National Take Back Initiative on April 30‘Got drugs?’ is the slogan being used by the Drug Enforcement Administration...

Floral Park Mayor Greene Bids Farewell to Board

Legacy Includes Making Tough Decisions on Key New Hires The Floral Park Board of Trustees meeting held on Wednesday, March 16, appeared at first...

From the Desk of Senator Jack Martins: March 25, 2011

Revenue Is Not the Problem; It’s the SpendingThroughout the budget process this year we have remained true to our commitment – to address the...

Phil-osophically Speaking: March 25, 2011

The Computer as HumanIt was one of the most haunting scenes in cinematic history: HAL 9000 is the latest in artificial intelligence; a sentient,...

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Spring Dance - Saturday, March 19Art Show - Saturday, March 19March Madi Gras Madness - Saturday, March 26  Saturday, March 19Spring DanceThe Bremervoerder...

Letter: Praise and Support For Teachers

I would like to take a moment to thank the wonderful teachers of the Floral Park-Bellerose Union Free School District. The residents, and most...

Phil-osophically Speaking – March 18, 2011

Does a Safer Society Come at the Price Of Progress?The twin disasters of an earthquake and a tsunami have Japan in a desperate race...

Elections Results Are In, Bellerose Incumbents Ousted

Residents voted Tuesday, March 15 in village elections in Floral Park, Bellerose and Stewart Manor. All three villages had uncontested races this year with...

17-Year-Old ‘Kill the Kitty’ Video of TOH Animal Shelter Ignites Firestorm

Supervisor Murray Reassigns Shelter Director Pat Horan as Investigation of Video ContinuesAs if the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter didn’t need any more bad...