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State Senate passes ghost gun legislation

Two bills to crack down on the sale of untraceable firearms, known as “ghost guns,” has passed the New York State Senate, and are now sitting in committees in the New York State …

Franklin Square native’s pooch competes for country’s Favorite Pet title

Lisa Gallo’s pet beagle, Sydney, had been in and out of the animal hospital for months last year until she finally succumbed to her liver and kidney issues in mid-July — just one week …

Sewanhaka bowlers aim for big finish

Following a delayed start due to Covid-19 protocols, Sewanhaka District bowlers are starting to generate some momentum with the Nassau County team and individual championships already just around the …

Sewanhaka adopts new Covid reporting system

The Sewanhaka Central High School District is changing the way parents and guardians can report positive Covid cases to the district. Officials previously asked parents and guardians to report …

Franklin Square home destroyed by fire

Nida Yasir saw the home she lived in for 23 years — and brought her daughter home from the hospital to — go up in flames on Jan. 28 at 10:12 p.m. “It’s definitely been …

A look at Franklin Square’s past

Remembering the Monroe Street School bell

Editors Note: This will be the first of a monthly series that will give everyone a front-row seat to the historical collection of the Franklin Square Museum, which will open to the public as soon as …

Franklin Square school board meeting to be held March 10

The Franklin Square Board of Education will hold its next meeting on March 10 at 8 p.m.  There will also be a board work session on March 24 to present the district's proposed budget for the …