Fire Rips Through Field House at Farmingdale State College
Fire destroyed the Allard Field House at Farmingdale State College on Thursday, Dec. 21. The East Farmingdale, South Farmingdale, Farmingdale were among seven area fire departments to respond to the Melville Road campus for a structure fire.
FHS Students Get a Taste of the Real World
When most teenagers hear the word "internship" the first images that come to mind are probably fetching coffee or photocopies.
Registration for the 2007 Farmingdale Baseball League (FBLI) season will take place on Saturday, Jan. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Allen Park in the Community Room, Wednesday, Jan. 10 and Thursday, Jan. 11 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Farmingdale Public Library and Saturday, Jan. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Allen Park in the Community Room. FBLI will have baseball leagues for children ages 6-16 and softball for ages 6-18. The youngest children must have been born before Nov. 30, 2001. A parent or guardian must be present to register the child. If the child being registered did not play during the 2006 season, a copy of the child's birth certificate must be submitted to the league at registration. For further information visit www.fdalebaseball.com or call 249-7375.
Farmingdale Jumps Slated for January 31
Farmingdale Jumps is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m. at Farmingdale High School. The Harlem Magic Masters (featuring Speedy and Mugsy) will be taking on the Farmingdale Tornados. The Dalerettes will perform at half time. Raffle prizes from the Knicks, Jets, Islanders and Giants will be available. Tickets are $10 and will be available through each school's PTA beginning Jan. 2, 2007. Fifty percent of ticket sales will go to the PTAs to support scholarships and the other half will go to the Farmingdale Summit Community Council's Family Assistance program.
From the Desk of Mayor George J. Graf