Monthly Archives: November 2015

Obituary: Mary E. Ward

Mary E. Ward (Armstrong) died on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Glen Hill Center in Danbury, CT, after a heroic seven-year battle with Alzheimer’s...

Floral Park Tennis Celebrates 36 Years

This past weekend the Floral Park tennis community celebrated 36 years of multiple levels of play. Winners, runner-ups and participants in all of the...

Letter: Power To The People

State utility regulators have issued a formal recommendation on whether, and by how much, our PSEG Long Island and the Long Island Power Authority...

Editorial: It All Adds Up

A recent study by two Princeton University professors, one a Nobel laureate, has revealed that death rates for middle-age white males nationwide has climbed...

Floral Park Celebrates Veterans

The rain departed long enough on Wednesday, Nov. 11, for the Floral Park American Legion and the community to parade and assemble for the...

theFloralParkDispatch.com Calendar

Floral Park Women’s Club MeetingWednesday, Nov. 18South Floral Park Civic MeetingThursday, Nov. 19Hillcrest Civic To MeetThursday, Nov. 19 Wednesday, Nov. 18The Floral Park...

Ecology Club Beautifies Zach’s Bay

Floral Park Memorial High School’s Ecology Club recently held its annual beach cleanup. Twenty-three students worked together to clean up around Zach’s Bay at...

Unity Day At JLCS

The John Lewis Childs School (JLCS) celebrated Unity Day on Oct. 21 by wearing orange shirts and PTA donated orange wrist bands. The theme...

Fourth Graders Interview Buzz Aldrin

Student Reporters Maya Barravecchio, Deni Menendez, Abigail Villani and Nicholas Zacharis, from Mrs. Goldberg’s fourth-grade class at Floral Park-Bellerose School, interviewed astronaut Buzz Aldrin...

Damn Yankees Has Got Heart

With the New York Mets grabbing a World Series berth last month, what could be a more appropriate show to score a home run...