Thursday, 07 August 2014 00:00
Dorian Westerman Hedgepath, 57, of Delray Beach, passed away suddenly on July 17 and went to be with the Lord. Dorian was a Palm Beach County Library employee for 13 years. She had a love for Jesus, her family and all God’s creatures. Dorian was predeceased in death by her parents, Frederick and Anne Westerman; brother-in-law, King McElwaney. Survivors include her sister, M.J. McElwaney of Jupiter, FL; brother, Mark (Diane) of Melbourne, FL; niece, Diana of Charleston, SC; many cousins and friends. Dorian had requested donations in her memory may be made to Furry Friends, 401 Maplewood Drive Suite 10, Jupiter, FL or http://furryfriendsadoption.com; ASPCA, http://www.aspca.org/donate; or your choice of animal charity. To share any memories or to express your condolences you may visit www.taylorandmodeen.com
Thursday, 11 September 2014 10:43
Maybe not a scene from the rap song video, Thrift Shop, but the popular spot in Floral Park to score some of the best deals on lightly used goods and clothing, the United Methodist Church’s Thrift Shop, was just as exciting to watch when it re-opened to customers for the season. The thrift shop re-opened on Wednesday, Sept. 3 after being closed for the summer for restocking, cleaning and organizing the shelves and racks.
Thrift Shop Manager Dolores Rossi said more than nine volunteers helped throughout the summer to get the shop back into top shape for its re-opening, including her 17-year-old grandsons, Andrew Rossi of Floral Park and Jake Kennedy of New Hyde Park.
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 00:00
In 1963, Sewanhaka High School alumni and Floral Park resident, Adele Werthmuller pulled out her yearbook. She was on a mission and began paging through the pictures and names of her beloved classmates. She decided to look through the phone book for familiar names. She said, “I kept in contact with many of my girlfriends so I started looking for the men first.”