Monthly Archives: January 2015

Teens Help Children Smile

While most teens were taking SAT exams and preparing for the winter theatrical productions at Floral Park Memorial High School, the Iftekhar sisters, Ameera,...

Students Explore Art

Floral Park Memorial High School students Faye Blue (left) and Grace McGovern (right) participated in the “For the Love of Art” Foundations classes held...

Reflections Honors

The New York State PTA Reflections program has recognized the artistic talent of Floral Park Memorial High School student Joseph Leone. Leone’s 2013-14, “Believe,...

Mayor Swears In New Officer

Prior to the start of the Jan. 6 Floral Park Village board meeting, newly hired Police Officer Jonathan Russo was sworn in by Mayor...

McDermott Competes With Red Dragons

Paige McDermott, of Floral Park, was a member of the 2014 SUNY Oneonta Red Dragons women’s soccer team. The team finished 7-8-4 overall and...

Bodden Leads Indians Over Cougars

When on the road in a hostile environment, getting off to a fast start is every visiting team’s goal. When the Bellmore JFK Cougars...

Editorial: Mario Cuomo, 1932-2015

With the passing of former Governor Mario Cuomo, an era in New York politics has come to an end. Along with his former rival...

Letter: Time To Scrap APPR And Return Control To Local Districts

While I was very disappointed with Gov. Cuomo’s decision to veto his own legislation, which would have provided a “safety net” to prevent...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

South Floral Park Civic Association To MeetThursday, Jan. 15Ceili at the Irish American SocietySaturday, Jan. 17AARP Floral Park Chapter 5224 To MeetMonday, Jan. 19...

Pols Stop Speed Cameras

Floral Park and neighboring county residents who opposed school zone speed cameras are doing victory laps after Nassau County legislators voted unanimously on Dec....