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Accident knocks down electrical poles in Franklin Square

Members of the Franklin Square & Munson Fire Department responded to a report of an auto accident at the intersection of New Hyde Park Road and Tulip Avenue on May 27. Upon arrival, the …

Franklin Square, Elmont community members celebrate graduating seniors

H. Frank Carey parents and administrators played music as they drove around Franklin Square on May 16, delivering lemonade to nearly half the high school seniors. “We wanted to spread …

A soup-er relief effort

Mama Soup keeps health care workers fed

After Hurricane Sandy devastated Long Island in 2012, Megan Kleven, owner of Mama Soup, decided to help feed those in need with her Hurricane SOUPER Relief Team. She kept the doors of the …

RAF Strength & Fitness keeps classes going, virtually

When the co-owners of RAF Strength & Fitness realized they were going to have to close down their gym in March, they immediately transitioned to virtual classes. They had ordered 200 resistant …

Riding the rails amid the Covid-19 pandemic

I never imagined the emptiness. It left me with a sinking feeling, a sense of aloneness that I had not experienced before as I stood on Long Island Rail Road train trestles during the middle of what …

Editorial

New York can learn a lot from South Korea

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to open beaches statewide, including Jones Beach, on Friday. It is a moment we have all eagerly awaited, a symbolic gesture signaling . . .

Editorial

Stay strong, Nassau

Last weekend was cold and windy, which likely prevented many people from venturing outside to potentially crowded spaces like the Jones Beach Boardwalk. For now, that’s a good thing.

F.S. school district to live stream budget process

The Franklin Square Elementary School District will hold a remote budget hearing on June 2 at 8 p.m. It can be viewed at https://youtu.be/289Fl_DeVAs and questions can be submitted at …