Monthly Archives: January 2014

Local Star Shines Upstate

The Nazareth College Department of Theatre Arts and Theatre League will present Quilters, the third production of its 2013-14 season, and the cast includes...

Floral Park Memorial Sports Schedule

Friday, Jan. 31 at 4:30 p.m. Girls Varsity Basketball at HomeFriday, Jan. 31 at 6:15 p.m. Boys Varsity Basketball at HomeSaturday, Feb. 1 at...

From The Desk Of Senator Jack Martins: January 31, 2014

Making 'Targets' Of Our Children  No doubt you’ve seen the full page ads that Target recently placed in major newspapers around the nation. The...

The Mayor’s Corner: January 31, 2014

Casinos A Bad GambleThe New York Times reports that the recent state wide referendum on the expansion of commercial casino gambling, which authorized as...

Phil-osophically Speaking: January 31, 2014

Road RageThere was a study done some years back on the psychological impact that daily bumper to bumper traffic has on motorists. Its upshot...

Game Night Honors Lisa Cardalena

The Floral Park Memorial High School PTSA will hold the first Lisa Cardalena Memorial Game Night on Tuesday, March 18 from 7 to 10...

State Aid Decreases For Floral Park

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed $137 billion spending plan will increase education aid by $807 million for the 2014-15 school year, but...

Oneonta Grad Earns Recognition

Courtney Hubschman of Floral Park was recognized for leadership at SUNY Oneonta after achieving silver certification in the college’s Leadership Education and Development (LEAD)...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

“Overview of Floral Park History”Sunday, February 2“The Life and Times of John Lewis Childs” Sunday, February 2Village of Floral Park Public Board MeetingTuesday, February...

‘By Any Other Name’

You can’t judge a book by its cover, or a romance novel by its author’s name and photo. The original comedy, By Any Other...