Fire Company Celebrates 75 years
The Floral Park Centre Fire Company recently celebrated its 75th Anniversary of providing firefighting service to the community. The celebration featured a block party and fire truck parade. Elected officials, representatives of local fire departments as well as many residents of the Floral Park Centre Community congratulated the volunteer firefighters and officers of the Floral Park Centre Fire Company, who give of their time and talents to save lives, preserve public safety and protect property. Ninth District Legislator Richard J. Nicolello (R-New Hyde Park) presents a Citation to Chief Weigel and gathered members of the Fire Company. Also shown are the following firefighters: 1st Deputy Chief Bill Delgado, Lt. Steven Moon, Thomas Garofalo, John Brady, Jack Lodato, Vincent Alones, Brian Banks, Edward Moon, Tom Garland and Joseph Raio.
Effort Under Way to Establish Korean War Heroes Monument
It's been 50 years since American soldiers fought and died in the Korean War, and still, there is no monument in Nassau County to honor them. Now, some local Korean War veterans, including Hank Nowicki of Westbury, are taking steps to change that.
Knights of Columbus Bowling
On one of the most productive nights in the league's history, the Floral Park Knights of Columbus pin-punishers gave the Sterling Lane lumber lots of "what for," in a fine exhibition of wood spillin'.
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