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Luke Islam has dreamed of being a Broadway star since he was 6 years old, when he sang and danced for his parents in his room. Now, at age 12, his dreams are starting to come true: He is a … more
When her son, Nicholas, started preschool in Elmont last week, Michaelle Solages spoke to his teachers about the school’s active-shooter drills, and learned that they tell students to pretend to … more
Elmont residents gathered at Elmont Road Park on Sept. 7 to celebrate the beginning of a new school year. The Back to School Block Party was sponsored by Sen. Anna Kaplan, the New Jerusalem … more
Nearly 100 Franklin Square community members and nearby residents gathered around a piece of steel from the World Trade Center on Sept. 8 to pay their respects to those who lost their lives in the … more
Editor’s note: Devin Johnson, one of 10 participants in Hofstra University’s 2019 Summer High School Journalism Institute, is a rising junior at Elmont Memorial High School. The following … more
James Grossane always wanted to be a teacher, but after several years in a classroom, he decided he wanted to affect change in the larger school community. He then took on a slew of administrative … more
Every Tuesday evening, car enthusiasts gather at the Best Market parking lot in Franklin Square to discuss classic cars and show off their own. The night of Aug. 27 was no different, as several … more
The town’s Republican majority voted on Sept. 3 to nullify Supervisor Laura Gillen’s appointment of Elmont resident Averil Smith as the acting comptroller, saying the appointment violated civil … more
Claire Helfenbein’s Hempstead home is falling apart. There’s a mouse infestation, mildew in the bathroom, floors that are breaking apart, a deteriorating deck, and the roof is leaking. Her … more
Over the past few weeks, I have had the opportunity to meet many of our staff, students and parents. For those who I have not had the opportunity to meet, I look forward to spending time in each of … more
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