Monthly Archives: August 2016

Deflating The Zika Scare

When Dr. Bruce Polsky steps before those gathered at Garden City’s Senior Center on Sept. 13 to lecture about the Zika virus, it will...

Floral Park Olympics

Starting in 2009, in keeping with the Centennial Celebration of the Village of Floral Park, the recreation department instituted the first ever Olympic games...

New Principal For Sewanhaka High School

With the beginning of the 2016-17 school year on the horizon, Sewanhaka High School will embark on this journey with a new leader at...

Floral Park Undergraduate Volunteer Honored By Winthrop

Members of Winthrop-University Hospital’s research team recently surprised Hofstra University undergraduate and Floral Park resident Hirra Arain with a celebration to honor her work...

Plants On The Up

Clematis, often referred to as the “queen of the climbers,” have been soaring in Long Island gardens for generations. These plants offer gardeners a...

Seminar On Preventing Knee Injuries

Summer is nearing its end. Soon, the new school year will begin and young people will be back playing on a variety of school...

Solages To Introduce New Consul General

  Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages, along with other Long Island elected officials, welcomes new Consul General of Haiti of New York, Peter Helder Bernard, Esq. to...

Stop & Shop Coupon Program Delivers

  The Burgos family of Floral Park recently traveled to the New Hyde Park Stop & Shop in a show of gratitude. Jesus and Sandra...

Jones Beach: The Land Of No

In the summer, Jones Beach State Park is always a nice place to visit. As I walked along the boardwalk at Jones Beach near...

Oak Wilt Found On Long Island

New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Department of Agriculture and Markets (DAM) announced that the oak tree disease oak wilt has...