Monthly Archives: May 2014

‘RED’ Shirt Friday

In a show of support for the troops, and especially those who gave the ultimate sacrifice, Our Lady of Victory School recently held “RED”...

Blessed Sacraments

Friends from John Lewis Childs recently made their First Holy Communion at Our Lady of Victory in Floral Park. (Photo by Lisette Miller)

School Budget Passes

The Floral Park-Bellerose Elementary Union Free School District’s budget was passed by voters, 1987-Yes/975-No, on Tuesday, May 20.The approved 2014-15 FPBSD budget is $28,403,479....

A Visit To Police Headquarters

Mr. O’Haire’s second-grade crew from John Lewis Childs recently took their class trip to the Nassau County Police Department Headquarters in Mineola. (Photo by...

Belmont Stakes Blue Ribbon Run For Prostate Cancer

Integrated Medical Foundation (IMF) has announced that it is joining with The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA), the Elmont Chamber of Commerce, and...

Floral Park Residents Participate in Emma’s Mile Race

The following Floral Park residents participated in the Hance Family Foundation’s Emma’s Mile on May 17. Check out next week’s Floral Park Dispatch for...

Letter: Thanks To School Budget Supporters

On behalf of the Board of Education, we would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone who participated in this past week’s school...

From The Desk Of Senator Jack Martins: May 29, 2014

#BringBackOurGirlsBy now, I’m  sure  you’ve seen or heard the phrase, “Bring Back Our Girls.” It’s the rallying cry of a movement to pressure the...

Local Resident Named To Who’s Who

On Tuesday, April 8, Stephanie Davidson, a resident of Floral Park and a student at Nassau Community College (NCC), received the Who’s Who Among...

Phil-osophically Speaking: May 29, 2014

Reclaiming The DreamIndia, the world’s largest democracy, has voted for change. With the election of Narenda Modi and his Bharatiya Party, 1.3 billion people...