Yearly Archives: 2020

RIP Mama Kitty

For more than 13 years, Mama Kitty was a fixture on Floral Boulevard. She was a familiar sight for many West Enders who were...

Floral Park Bellerose School District Meeting Notes – July 2, 2020

The Annual Reorganization and Regular Meetings of the Board of Education of the Floral Park-Bellerose Elementary School District were conducted on Thursday, July 2,...

Floral Park Bellerose School District Meeting Notes – June 1, 2020

The Regular Meeting of the Board of Education of the Floral Park-Bellerose Union Free School District of the Towns of Hempstead and North Hempstead...

Franklin Square Woman Arrested In Hit And Run In Floral Park

The Nassau County Police Department’s Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a Franklin Square woman for an incident that occurred on Sunday, June...

Covert Avenue Chamber of Commerce Adapts To New Normal

When the coronavirus pandemic hit Long Island in mid-March, it also hit local chambers of commerce. One of the chambers that had to quickly...

Obituary: Rosaleen Kelly

Rosaleen Kelly (nee Quinn) passed away of natural causes on May 22 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT at the age of...

County PBA Calls For Better Police Protection Against Coronavirus

Just like how hospital front line workers are calling for better protection against the coronavirus with personal protection equipment (PPE), the Nassau County Police...

Local Hospitals Take Proactive Steps Against Coronavirus

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the world, local hospitals on Long Island are stepping up to the plate to stop the virus...

Gun Sales Rise Amid Coronavirus

As worry and panic begins to soar amongst Americans about the coronavirus pandemic spreading, gun sales across the country are also starting to soar. While...

Great Neck Trio Gains Synchronized Skating Glory

Kristina Feng and Hailey Wong after receiving their medals. (Photo courtesy of Rebecca Chu) For the second year in a row, three Great Neck synchronized skaters helped...