Macmillan responds to embargo criticism

Following months of criticism, Macmillan Publishers has officially decided to limit e-book availability to public libraries nationwide. The UK-based company, which publishes books around the …

Franklin Square library weeding out old books

The Franklin Square Public Library has begun an aggressive weeding process to replace its aging books with newer content, Interim Director Aviva Kane said at a library board meeting on Oct. …

Carey celebrates Homecoming win

Students, faculty and community members celebrated H. Frank Carey High School’s Homecoming on Oct. 19. The day began with the Carey’s Dads’ Club providing a delicious, free breakfast to …

Franklin Square kids go trunk-or-treating

Children in Franklin Square had the opportunity to trick-or-treat from car to car at the Morton Civic Association’s inaugural Trunk or Treat event on Oct. 20. Other communities have offered …

Sewanhaka displays pride at Homecoming

Sewanhaka High School students and staff, along with Board of Education members, district administrators and visiting community members, came together for the school’s annual Homecoming celebration …

Nov. 11 - 21

Make apple brownies Learn how to make a pan of apple brownies at the Franklin Square Library on Nov. 16 at 2 p.m. Registration is required. The golden age of AM radio Join Tim and Beth Erbe …

Guest Column: A veteran remembers the B-29 bombers

I vividly remember the Boeing B-29 Superfortress, a magnificent aircraft that was a major factor in ending World War II in the Pacific. With its higher speed, pressured crew compartment and greater …