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FPM Honors Transgender Day of Remembrance

FPM Honors Transgender Day of Remembrance

Charlotte Goss, Staff Writer

November 24, 2017

Monday, Novemeber 20th marked the Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR), a day to commemorate those who lost their lives as a result of anti-transgender violence. It was founded in 1999 to memorialize the murder of Rita Hester, which caused a surge of public outrage. It has since become a day of visibility...

Floral Park Takes On Liz’s Day

Floral Park Takes On Liz’s Day

Ayesha Khondker and Lorelei Krapf, Staff Writers

November 5, 2017

Community comes together to raise money for an important cause

What Do Colleges Want To Know About You?

What Do Colleges Want To Know About You?

Owen Conway, Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2017

It’s that time of year again. For seniors, the college application process is well underway, and one of the most important aspects of it is the personal essay. This can also be one of the most vexing parts of the college application process, as pondering what to write can be very an arduous task. Moreo...

Exhilarating Finish To Homecoming Weekend

Exhilarating Finish To Homecoming Weekend

Diana Santoro, Senior Staff Writer

September 19, 2017

Football team's last-second victory caps a great weak for Floral Park community

Going Back In Time To Teach

Going Back In Time To Teach

Natalie Asitimbay, Staff Writer

June 15, 2017

Students return to elementary school to teach valuable economics lesson to kindergarteners

Senior Baseball Player Shines

Senior Baseball Player Shines

Visual Mirchandani, Senior Staff Writer

June 15, 2017

Chris Stefl excels on his way to St. John's University

Sophomores Celebrate

Sophomores Celebrate

Joseph Spinner, Staff Writer

June 15, 2017

Despite late ticket purchases, the class of 2019 enjoys a night of dancing

How Stressful Is Junior Year?

How Stressful Is Junior Year?

Owen Conway, Editor-in-Chief

June 15, 2017

Student survey sheds light on how juniors feels about their recent school experience

What Test To Take?

What Test To Take?

Kristen Jones, Staff Writer

June 9, 2017

Juniors deliberate between two different standardized tests

Donating For A Great Cause

Donating For A Great Cause

June 9, 2017

Social studies teachers invite Vietnam veterans to Floral Park Memorial

Movie Review – Logan (No Spoilers)

Movie Review – Logan (No Spoilers)

Pierce Buckley, Senior Staff Writer

April 17, 2017

Student gives high grade for recent action movie

Seniors Say Goodbye To Model UN

Seniors Say Goodbye To Model UN

Sophia Ramcharitar, Senior Staff Writer

April 17, 2017

Floral Park students take part in annual district-wide global issues forum