Monthly Archives: May 2014

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....

2014 Belmont Stakes Events Preview

Thursday, May 29Belmont Stakes Carats, Jewels and Little Black Dress LuncheonBelmont Park, Turf and Field Club, 11:30 a.m.Contact: jadams@nyrainc.comFriday, May 30Annual Jockey Visit to...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

Belmont Stakes ParadeSaturday, May 31“A Day At The Races” Fundraiser Saturday, May 31Floral Park Lions Club Comedy Fundraiser Sunday, June 1 Wednesday, May...

Letter: Memorial Day Commemoration

Memorial Day was meant as a somber day of mourning for the war dead and reflection about the horrors and costs of war.The annual...

Letter: The Overworked American

I’m a journalist, author and psychoanalyst. I have written editorials and have been editorialized myself in Newsday,The New York Times and The Wall Street...

Letter: Teachers Deserve Honor

Anton’s “Collaborative Excellence” editorial rightly and generously offers “hearty congratulations to all (42) of the teachers throughout Long Island” who have been designated by...

5K Against Drunk Driving

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) of Long Island will host its 8th Annual Walk Like MADD 5K, a non-competitive fundraising walk at Farmingdale State...

Scouts Help Local Cause

The Floral Park-Bellerose Girl Scout of Troop 1318 were busy at their last meeting, making EAK bracelets for the Hance Family Foundation Family Fun...

Field Trip Helps Exam Prep

The fourth grade students of Our Lady of Victory recently got to explore the world of science at the Liberty Science Center in New...

Athletic Booster Club Golf Outing

The Floral Park Memorial High School Parents Athletic Booster Club’s fifth annual golf outing and fundraiser will take place on Monday, June 23, at...