Franklin Square, Elmont students remain proficient

Students throughout Elmont and Franklin Square who took the state English and mathematics test last spring scored higher than the state average, according to data from the New York State Education …

Elmont probation officer gets help from Victim Compensation Fund

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 …

Elmont 99 cent store suffers from fire damage

The 99 Cent Time at the intersection of Elmont and Cromer Roads suffered from fire damage to the basement and first floor on Sept. 14, after a fire broke out in the store. According to Fire Chief …

Franklin Square Civic Association to host second Community Yard Sale

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 …

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 …

The Week Ahead

Sept. 19 - 26

The benefits of essential oils Learn about the basics of essential oils, various uses and properties and how to switch out harmful household chemicals at the Franklin Square Public Library on …