Franklin Square residents put the icing on the cake

Dozens of adults gathered at the Franklin Square Public Library on Aug. 15 to learn how to decorate cakes. The class was taught by Chef Mary Sydor, a chef instructor for the Culinary Academy of …

Residents enjoy a night out in Elmont

Hundreds of Elmont residents enjoyed a night on the town on Aug. 6 for National Night Out 2019. Sponsored by Nassau County Legislator Carrié Solages and the Nassau County Police Department’s …

Best Market employees hope Lidl puts equality first

Outside Best Market in East Meadow on July 30 was Francisca Montana, of the New York State Attorney General’s office, local and state elected officials and 150 women from the United Association for …

County installs speed indicators in Elmont

After months of planning, county Public Works employees installed two speed indicators on Dutch Broadway earlier this month in an effort to reduce speeding on the road. According to Nassau County …

Making Elmont count in the Census

Elmont residents learned the importance of participating in the 2020 United States Census at a Census Fair on July 30. It was hosted by Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman and Legislator Carrié …

The Week Ahead

Aug. 22 - 29

Celebrate Woodstock Our Generation will be singing songs from the 1960s and 1970s to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock at the Elmont Memorial Library on Aug. 23 at 12:30 p.m. Restore …

Meet your new assistant editor

Hello, my name is Melissa Koenig and I am excited to announce that I am the new assistant editor for the Franklin Square/Elmont Herald. I am eager to learn more about the communities and the people who call Franklin Square and Elmont home.