Franklin Square & Munson Fire Department remembers the fallen, 18 years later

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 …

Franklin Square, Elmont students return to school

Students stepped off the bus last week excited for another school year in Franklin Square and Elmont after a long summer off. Franklin Square’s first day was on Sept. 4, and Elmont’s first day of …

Elmont celebrates a new school year

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 …

James Grossane is ready for the new school year

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 …

Keeping the cars classic in Franklin Square

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 …

The Week Ahead

Sept. 12 - 19

Take an SAT practice test Teenagers in grades 7 - 12 can take an SAT practice exam at the Elmont Memorial Library at 10 a.m. Registration is required, with preference given to Elmont library …