Monthly Archives: August 2011

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A Chorus LineSaturday, August 20 A Grand Night for SingingSaturday, August 20STOP Program CollectionSunday, August 21 Saturday, August 20A Chorus LineThe Pulitzer Prize...

Mayor’s Message Village of Floral Park: August 12, 2011

The differences between an Indian Nation Casino and a state-operated VLT Racino are manifestly apparent discussing the fourth principle; funding revenue streams for education....

Phil-osophically Speaking: August 12, 2011

The Market TsunamiThe unprecedented downgrade of the U.S. credit rating ignited the market into one of the greatest sell-offs in its history. Persistent market...

Hempstead Town Breaks Ground for Building for Children With Special Needs at Camp ANCHOR

New dream recreation center named in remembrance of three Floral Park volunteersUnder a blazing August sun, three small angel statues sat perched on the...

Floral Park-Bellerose Rotary Looks to Broaden Scope

Community club aims new thrust at helping veterans  At its bimonthly meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 9, the Rotary Club of Floral Park Bellerose announced...

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AARP Chapter #5224Monthly EventsStewart Manor Auxiliary Police Unit 105Monthly EventsFISH of Floral ParkOngoing Programs Friday, August 5An Irving Berlin CelebrationPresented by Hofstra University...

Mayor’s Message: August 4, 2011

Continuing our analysis of an Indian Casino at Belmont Park using our Statement of Principles from 2007, we focus on the third principle; infrastructure. ...

Phil-osophically Speaking: August 4, 2011

Finding and Refining Energy ResourcesFric or Frac — that is the question. I’m going with frac as in fracking. Never heard of it? If...

Mangano Encourages Redevelopment for Coliseum Site

Request for Proposals Must Be Submitted By Aug. 12, 2011Proposals anyone? Just one day after residents came to the polls and defeated the $400...

Nassau Residents Vote Down $400 Million Coliseum Bond

Islanders Owner Charles Wang ‘Heartbroken’ With Result The $400 million bond plan to replace the 39-year-old Nassau Coliseum and construct a minor league ballpark...