Citizens Coalition says EDS shows bad faith

The Belmont Park Community Coalition (BPCC) called on Empire State Development Corporation president Howard Zemsky to come out of the shadows in a sharply worded letter dated Feb. 13. In it, …

Elmont Library offers rare view of presidency

“I hope it will not be conceived … that it is my wish to hold these unhappy people in slavery,” George Washington wrote to Arthur Young in December 1793, six years before his …

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Elmont cancer cases soaring cases soaring

No one wants to downplay the seriousness of drug addiction and the multiple ways it can impact our communities. As a threat to both health and community safety, the dangers can hardly be overstated. …

Veterans help kids design Valentine’s Day cards

Veterans from Elmont American Legion Post 1033 came to help students from Stewart Manor make Valentine’s Day cards for their local vets. While the kids put together cards with crayons, glitter …

Holocaust survivor shares experiences with Stewart Manor sixth-graders

Stewart Manor School sixth-graders in Samantha DeFalco’s and Matthew Dideriksen’s classes met Holocaust survivor Irving Roth on Dec. 13.During their library research periods, the students …

Senior crisis hotline takes hundreds of calls since November

After the suicide of an elderly veteran in Bellmore roughly four months ago, Town of Hempstead Supervisor Anthony Santino and the Long Island Crisis Center announced the launch of a senior crisis hotline. It began operating on Dec. 1, and since then, over 200 calls have been logged.

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    Art of narrative at the heckscher museum of art

    Wednesday, February 21

    The Art of Narrative: Timeless Tales and Visual Vignettes, explores storytelling in art from the 16th through 20th centuries, highlighting the Museum’s rich and varied permanent collection. …

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