Monthly Archives: October 2011

Living and Loving Floral Park

Conversations with community leader Bill CorbettWhile stopping to pick up lunch at the deli, William J. Corbett, Sr., seemed to know almost everyone waiting...

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Fall Book SaleSunday, October 30Supermarket BingoFriday, November 4Fall Rummage SaleTuesday, November 8 Sunday, October 30Fall Book SaleThe Bellerose Jewish Center, 254-04 Union Tpke.,...

Obituary: Robert James Clemens

Robert James Clemens, 85, of Leesburg, FL, was born April 21, 1926 in Brooklyn, and died Oct. 17, 2011. He was a resident of...

Phil-osophically Speaking: October 27, 2011

The Snuggle ThesisHalloween, it plays to our most primal fears: The living dead, ghosts and goblins, blood suckers and monsters and an entire repertoire...

Village Board Notes: October 27, 2011

A regular meeting of the board of trustees was held on Oct. 18, at 8 p.m.Prior to the regular meeting, Mayor Tweedy announced that...

FPPD to Conduct ‘Operation Medicine Chest’

Residents can surrender unused prescription meds This SaturdayWhile many families will be spending the weekend celebrating Halloween, the Floral Park Police Department is also...

School’s in Session for Stewart Manor Fire Department

Department participates in real ‘burns’ at fire academy in Old BethpageAs one pulls into the Nassau County Fire Service Academy’s training center in Old...

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Craft Fair/Flea MarketSaturday, October 22Sugar and BehaviorSunday, October 23Good Deed ContestOngoing Events Saturday, October 22Craft Fair/Flea MarketSt. Elisabeth’s Episcopal Church, 6 Harvard St.,...

Mayor’s Message Village of Floral Park: October 20, 2011

Hofstra University President Stuart Rabinowitz is being called upon by the Floral Park Task Force on the Development and Preservation of Belmont Park to...

Phil-osophically Speaking: October 20, 2011

Barking up the Wrong Tree Is One of America’s Oldest SportsSo what are we to make of this “Occupy Wall Street” movement? Is it...