Monthly Archives: March 2014

Obituary: Joan F. Cokelet

Joan F. Cokelet, 80, formerly of Galway, NY, passed away on Feb. 23, at the Wesley Health Care Center in Saratoga Springs. Cokelet was...

Obituary: Thomas Catalano

Thomas Catalano, of Floral Park, died on Feb. 14. Beloved husband of Peggy. Devoted father of Christopher, Patricia and Michael. Loving son of Marjory...

Runaway Pooch Gets Pampered

One fortunate New Hyde Park resident was rescued from the freezing cold on Tuesday, Feb. 25 thanks to Dr. Julia Harmon, DVM of the...

‘Champagne Pam’ Wins Award

The Our Lady of Victory (OLV) 1987 alumna Pamela “Champagne Pam” Lewis is a singer, songwriter, and performer, with a sultry, silky cabaret style....

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

SEF SEPTA MeetingWednesday, March 5Floral Park Lions Club MeetsWednesday, March 5Evening With Aunt Barbara Thursday, March6 Wednesday, March 5SEF SEPTA will hold their...

Hanging Out In The Crease

Connor Constable, Bryan Weisler, and Matty Constable took to the streets on Saturday afternoon for a little street hockey. They play every chance they...

School Repair Talks Pick Up

The Sewanhaka Central High School District is considering new options to renovate and repair its five high schools, two vocational buildings and sports fields....

School Briefs: February 20, 2014

Supermarket Fun Night Sewanhaka High School PTSA presents Supermarket Fun Night on Friday. March 7. Doors open at 6 p.m. Games begin at 7...

Editorial: Local Girls Spread Fame And Calories

Every year we look forward to Girl Scout cookie season, which runs from early January to late March—even though the calories involved do not...

Wounded Warrior Supporters Host Marines

Floral Park and members of the Nassau County Firefighters Operation Wounded Warrior (NCFF-OWW) organization recently hosted six wounded warriors from Camp Lejeune who were...