Elmont residents celebrate fall

Elmont residents had the opportunity to celebrate their community and the cooler weather at the Elmont Memorial Library’s Fall Festival on Nov. 2. The afternoon-long event featured crafts, …

Elmont athletic director named to Hall of Fame

Chris Agostino has dedicated his career to coaching boys’ basketball on Long Island. He started out as an assistant varsity coach in Amityville, then became the head coach at Oyster Bay and Harborfields Central School District, before being named the athletic director at Elmont Memorial High School five years ago.

Elmont residents get antiques appraised

More than 20 Elmont residents had their antiques appraised at the library as part of Eddie Costello Sr.’s Antiques Roadshow. One of the biggest winners of the afternoon was Gabriel Sinagra, who …

Elmont puts Spartan pride on display

Spartan spirit was high as the Elmont Memorial High School community came out for the school’s annual Homecoming parade, game and festivities on Oct. 12. The afternoon began with a mile-long …

NYRA survey proposes new eateries, seating arrangements at Belmont Park

The New York Racing Association sent select fans a survey on Oct. 10 to gauge interest in proposed new eateries and seating arrangements at Belmont Park. Among the proposals fans were asked to …

The Week Ahead

Nov. 7 - 14

Meet the fire departments Meet firefighters and learn about joining your volunteer fire department on Nov. 10. The Elmont Fire Department will be holding an Open House at its Training Tower, 100 …

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 …