Monthly Archives: March 2014

Annual Basketball Tourney Huge Success

The Third Annual Tom Hayden Our Lady of Victory (OLV) 3-on-3 Tournament, held on Saturday, March 15, was a huge success. Eighteen teams and...

Going Bald In Binkley’s Name

Where else can you go to get a free haircut while helping fight kid’s cancer? By joining the courageous team at the Annual St....

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

SeussicalThursday, March 27Hillcrest Civic Association MeetingThursday, March 27Grandma’s Attic SaleSaturday, March 29 Wednesday, March 26The 21st annual May W. Newburger Women’s Roll of...

Marines Bring Jazz To High School

On Friday, March 7, staff and students at Floral Park Memorial High School were treated to an incredible performance by the Marine Corps Jazz...

Floral Park’s Roller Derby ‘Dolly’

Dressed in protective gear and armed with a set of wheels, 26 year-old Floral Park resident, Caity Tweedy, also known as “Dropkick Dolly” played...

Regnier To Lead Indians In Final Run

When coach Peter Burgess first saw Tyler Regnier play lacrosse as a seventh grader, he knew he was watching a special player for Sewanhaka...

Letter: Why We Are Opting-Out

A few weeks from now, New York’s public school children in grades 3-8 will spend six days taking the poorly designed, expensive New York...

Letter: Fair Elections For New York State

We’re almost there! With years of bipartisan support, we’re now closer than ever to seeing comprehensive campaign finance reform. Governor Cuomo’s budget includes...

Editorial: School Dance

If you can read this newspaper, thank a teacher. And then get up to speed on the school budget. The annual school budget dance...

Proposal For Extending The Kindergarten Day

Currently the Floral Park-Bellerose UFSD offers a staggered, half-day program for kindergarten instruction. Each session contains approximately two hours and 45 minutes of student...