Proposed bus stop elimination postponed

Nassau Inter-County Express officials have nearly two months to finalize their plans to consolidate stops along the N6 bus route, after County Legislator Carrié Solages petitioned them to get …

LIJ Valley Stream remembers Martin Luther King Jr.

Fifty years ago, a cook at North Shore University Hospital, told his supervisor that if the administration wasn’t planning to commemorate the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, …

Franklin Square residents strategize to revitalize downtown

Franklin Square residents and business owners filled the public library’s meeting room and spilled outside the door on Jan. 14 to offer their ideas on revitalizing the area’s …

Elmont teenagers plan out their futures

Teenagers in grades seven through 12 had the opportunity to plan out their futures at the Elmont Memorial Library on Jan. 7. Those who attended the event browsed through magazines and cut out …

Elmont Jewish Center spreads the light on Hanukkah

As the sun set on Dec. 22, dozens of Jewish residents huddled outside the Elmont Jewish Center to watch as Rabbi Chaim Blachman lit the first candle on the giant menorah to mark the first night of …

The Week Ahead

Jan. 23 - 30

Make a snowflake mosaic Children in kindergarten through second-grade can make a glittery snowflake at the Franklin Square Public Library on Jan. 27 at 4 p.m. There is a $1 material fee,which is …