Caps off for Carey High School Class of 2024

H. Frank Carey High School’s graduating Class of 2024 celebrated their final steps together at Hofstra University on June 29 as they accepted their high school diplomas.

Two Franklin Square men arrested for allegedly using illegal fireworks

Nassau County police took two Franklin Square men into custody for allegedly possessing and lighting illegal fireworks in the community on July 4.

3on3 basketball tournament aims to unite Elmont community

Elmont nonprofit Univerrsal Interactions aims to unite community with third annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament on July 20.

SPORTS

Elmont Memorial boys’ relay team brings home state title

Elmont Memorial High School’s boys’ 4 x 400-meter relay team brought the school another state title at the state track and field championships earlier this month.

Elmont students showcase projects at science research symopsium

Elmont school district’s science research program recently hosted its annual Science Research Symposium.

Columnist

Like President Reagan said, trust but verify

In the course of one week — well before last week’s debate with Donald Trump — Biden had to face multiple false claims about his sanity, made by a political underground that thrives on destroying reputations to help Trump.

Columnist

Cars, vintage and new, test the young and old

No one, young or old, should get behind the wheel of an automobile unless they know how to start, stop, turn on the lights, and put it in park. Also, if the car is older than 10, mind the handbrake. And never, ever get your emergency driving tips from Instagram.

Editorial

Summer brings a greater risk of fires

Summer weather brings an increased risk of fires. Whether it’s a backyard grill or a campfire, fire hazards are more prevalent at this time of year, which is why it’s critical to be aware of fire safety practices.

Columnist

Our future should include transit-oriented development

How regressive, then, that many of today’s Nassau County elected leaders are failing to consider how their decisions will affect even the next couple of generations.