Monthly Archives: February 2019

High School Senior Surpasses Athletic Milestone

The Sewanhaka Central High School District recently congratulated Sewanhaka High School senior Carly Bolivar for reaching and surpassing the 1,000-point milestone in girls basketball....

Floral Park Holds Ribbon Cutting For New Tiny Town

Last weekend, the Village of Floral Park held a grand opening ceremony for Tiny Town—the only village-managed playground in Floral Park, which faced a...

Editorial: Was Amazon’s Price Too High?

As of press time, Amazon announced it is rescinding its decision to build what was being dubbed Amazon HQ2. Back in 2017, when Amazon...

Residents Voice Concern Over House Expansion

The Village of Floral Park board of trustees held a public hearing last week to address Jericho resident Robert Yeganeh’s application to expand a...

Villages Blaze Trail For Pot Regulation

The village board of Floral Park adopted a local law amending Chapter §99-18 of the village’s municipal code at its most recent board meeting,...

Editorial: Doggy Deception

A woman brought her dog to a casual restaurant I dined at recently. I didn’t think much of it until the manager came by...

Village To Take Hit From Lack Of State Funding

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed 2019-20 spending plan is not set to include its annual aid from New York State for the fiscal year beginning...

Editorial: Hung Out To Dry

"If giving water to someone dying of thirst is illegal, what humanity is left in the law of this country?" —No More Deaths volunteer...

Taco ‘Bout Good!

AVO Taco opens its doors in New Hyde Park It was the need for a hip, fresh, fast-casual...