Thursday, 31 July 2014 00:00
Brady, Florence D., 91, died on July 14. Beloved wife of the late Raymond V. Brady. Devoted mother of Patricia Finnican (Thomas), James V., William M. (Mary McLoughlin), Thomas M. (Diane), Francis X., Marybeth, and the late Raymond J. Brady. Dear sister of the late Jack Ryan. Cherished grandmother of 15 and great-grandmother of 10. Also survived by two nieces and five nephews. Services were held at Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home in Floral Park with a funeral mass at Our Lady of Victory RC Church. Interment was held at Calverton National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the OLV Right To Life Society or the Frances Pope Memorial Foundation www.francespopefoundation.org
Thursday, 02 October 2014 00:00
As high school students are just getting back to the routine of being back in class, several of Floral Park’s former students are now beginning their new lives after college. Floral Park’s 2010 high school graduates have now finished college and entered “the real world.” Despite a fickle job market, Floral Park Memorial graduate, Christopher Clarke has found work in downtown Boston, MA at a company called Amino Apps.
“I began as a marketing intern over the summer and am now a full-time member of the team doing inbound marketing and community management work,” said Clarke, a Duke University graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in psychology.
Thursday, 25 September 2014 09:55
The Nassau County Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred on Wednesday, Sept. 17 which occurred at 5:40 p.m. in Floral Park.
According to detectives, a black, male subject entered the Capital One Bank, 170 Tulip Ave. and approached a teller. The subject produced a handgun and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed about of cash, the subject fled the bank and was last seen heading southbound on Plainfield Ave. The subject was described as being 35 to 40 years old, 6’ tall, stocky build, wearing a dark colored baseball cap, sunglasses, a white T-shirt and dark pants, During the incident there were four employees and one customer present. No injuries were reported.