Monthly Archives: July 2015

Duke Named Music Educator Quarterfinalist

Floral Park Memorial High School band teacher and acting music chairperson Lee Duke is one of 213 national quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award...

Editorial: America the Sensitive

Our Founding Fathers would be spinning in their graves if they were alive today because America as a country has turned into one giant,...

Floral Park Recreation Notes

The first three weeks of the Floral Park Summer 2015 Recreation Programs have been filled with day and nighttime excitement for both youngsters and...

The Mayor’s Corner: July 23, 2015

Mayor: Pool Generates Overwhelming ResponseThe new pool has been open for three weeks now and the response from residents has been overwhelmingly positive. Pool...

Standing Ovations For the Cardboard Box Players

Our Lady of Victory’s Cardboard Box Players proudly presented Beauty and the Beast Jr. culminating a three-week summer theatre camp. These talented third, fourth...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

Frank Sinatra’s 100th Year TributeFriday, July 24Bus Trip to Star Lake Lodge ResortMonday, July 27Vet2Vet Fluke Fishing TripFriday, July 31 Wednesday, July 22The...

Vet Surprised With Knighthood

World War II veteran Vincent DeMartino served in the 95th Division as part of Gen. George Patton’s Third Army in Europe, a division that...

Editorial: Everyday Is Earth Day

April has come and gone, but the highest point on the eastern seaboard is still a landfill. North America is home to 8 percent...

Local Pitcher Drafted By Mets

With a quirky, sidearm slinging motion from the right side, Thomas Hackimer has gone from a New York Mets fan to a potential player...

Floral Park Knights Graduate

Floral Park Memorial High School’s Class of 2015 marched regally to “Pomp and Circumstance” as they eagerly waited to be awarded their high school...