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Eighteen years have passed since FDNY firefighter Michael Haub died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, but on Sept. 6, just days before the tragedy’s anniversary, the New York City Chief Medical … more
After several months of singing his heart out on national television, Luke Islam was eliminated from the finals of “America’s Got Talent” on Sept. 11. “I’m so grateful for all of my @AGT … more
Eva was working as a probation officer in Queens on Sept. 11, 2001, when a voice came over the police radio saying a plane had crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center.  “We … more
Franklin Square residents lined Franklin Avenue on Sept. 14 for the Kiwanis’ biannual street fair. “It was one of the largest attended street fairs in years,” said Carl Gerrato, the club’s … more
More than 40 Franklin Square community members are expected to sell their unwanted goods at the Franklin Square Civic Association’s second Community Yard Sale at Rath Park’s pool parking lot on … more
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
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