Monthly Archives: October 2013

Local Mom Invents Hot New Product

It happens to all of us, sooner or later. You’re enjoying a cool beverage, you place it down, and before you know it, it’s...

Local Entrepreneurs Tackle Toy Market

GiGGo Toys to debut character products next year GiGGo Toys is set to enchant a generation of youngsters with a fresh and smart take...

Stats Don’t Tell The Whole Story

Sewanhaka High School Indians’ varsity football head coach George Kasimatis entered his fifth year with the program with a .500 record. Which could be...

Painting Speaks A Thousand Words

As a child, Mario Tucci always loved art and painting. With hard-working immigrant parents discouraging him from a career in art, Tucci got an...

Senior Prevails In QB Competition

SHS football coach says both are primed for greatnessThe quarterback competition for the Sewanhaka Indians was tight all summer, but experience trumped youth.Jake Mellen...

Philosophically Speaking: October 10, 2013

Erasing The Red LineIn the fading light of America’s foreign policy, we must grope for clarity and illumination. Two pearls of wisdom come to...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

Craft Fair/Flea MarketSt. Elisabeth’s Episcopal Church at 6 Harvard Street, Floral Park (off Tulip Avenue) is holding its semi-annual Craft Fair / Flea Market...

Floral Park PTSA Named Nassau Region Winners

At the recent Nassau Region PTA Spring Conference at the Melville Marriott, the Floral Park Memorial High School PTSA was recognized as the winner...

Tweedy Delivers State Of The Village Address

Floral Park Mayor Thomas Tweedy was the keynote speaker at a recent Floral Park Chamber of Commerce meeting at Stella Ristorante, delivering the State...