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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Demi Cascio, Co-Editor in Chief

December 20, 2019

Demi Cascio, Co-Editor in Chief, reflects on the holiday season.

FPM Showed Its Ugly Side…For A Good Cause

FPM Showed Its Ugly Side…For A Good Cause

Demi Cascio, Co-Editor in Chief

December 19, 2019

Co-Editor in Chief Demi Cascio writes about FPM's annual Ugly Sweater Day.

Is The Holiday Recess Too Long?

Is The Holiday Recess Too Long?

Demi Cascio, Co-Editor in Chief

December 17, 2019

Co-Editor in Chief, Demi Cascio addresses the pros and cons of a two week vacation.

New Kids On The Block

New Kids On The Block

Sophia Perno and Hannah Sanders, Junior High Staff Writers

December 16, 2019

Floral Park Memorial's Class of 2025 has much to be excited about. These first few months have been about getting use to life after elementary school, and crossing the bridge into 7th grade. We asked many of our classmates questions about the transition to find out how they were adjusted to life in...

FPM’s Student Body Donated 68 Pints of Blood

FPM’s Student Body Donated 68 Pints of Blood

December 13, 2019

Blood drive hosted by the Leos club was a huge success.

FPM’s Seniors Celebrated The Class of 2020 at The Senior Dinner

FPM’s Seniors Celebrated The Class of 2020 at The Senior Dinner

Demi Cascio, Co-Editor in Chief

December 9, 2019

Demi Cascio reflects on a fun and successful Senior Dinner.

Amanda Kozak Commits to Fairfield University

Amanda Kozak Commits to Fairfield University

November 26, 2019

FPM senior to play Division 1 lacrosse in the fall

A Club For Everyone

A Club For Everyone

Jake Torres, Junior High Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Even though we spend about seven hours each day in class, the experience that students get in extracurricular activities can often be far more helpful for our futures. If you want to improve your college application, or just find the right club in order to meet people and develop relationships, here...

Community Coming Together

Community Coming Together

Demi Cascio, Co-Editor in Chief

October 5, 2019

Anyone who has been a part of the Floral Park Memorial community knows how much the residents are willing to come together in times of need. Liz’s Day is yet another reminder of the great Floral Park spirit.  Founded on the basis of a very serious matter, the tragic death of Elizabeth McFarl...

Broadway Coming To FPM Once Again

Broadway Coming To FPM Once Again

Jake Torres, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019

This year's musical production of Shrek promises to highlight the talents of many Floral Park students

History Has Its Eyes On Us

History Has Its Eyes On Us

Tyler Palma, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

After more than three years on Broadway, is Hamilton more phenomenon or hype?

Time For Midterms

Time For Midterms

Alison Goldberg, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

What does it all mean?