Elmont Track Team Races to Cornell University

Source: Sewanhaka Central High School District Seven student-athletes from Elmont Memorial’s track team qualified for the 2015-16 Winter Track State Meet at Cornell University on March 4-5. Congratulations to Coach Mike Graham and the following students: 4x200m Relay (Girls) Adrienne Barnes Brianna Harris Christal Thompson Khalia Whyte Briyanna Jones (alternate) 55m Dash (Girls) Erykah Camal … Continue reading Elmont Track Team Races to Cornell University

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Elmont Boys Varsity Basketball Team Wins County Championship

Source: Bob Herzog, Newsday Just call K.C. Ndefo a rim rejecter. The 6-3 sophomore blocked eight shots, scored two critical baskets and grabbed a key offensive rebound as No. 2 Elmont outlasted No. 1 South Side, 55-51, in double overtime Saturday night in the Nassau Class A boys basketball championship game played before an enthusiastic … Continue reading Elmont Boys Varsity Basketball Team Wins County Championship

Buffalo Wild Wings On Its Way To Valley Stream

Source: Barbra Rubin-Perry, Long Island Herald They looked in Baldwin, Freeport, Lynbrook and Rockville Centre before settling on Valley Stream for a new Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant. “We look for a place that can support a family-style restaurant that features sports and wings,” said franchisee James Bitzonis. “The restaurant needs at least 50,000 people within a … Continue reading Buffalo Wild Wings On Its Way To Valley Stream

Neiman Marcus Luxury Department Store Opens at Roosevelt Field Mall

Source: Aisha Al-Muslim, Newsday Luxury department store chain Neiman Marcus on Friday finally opened its first store on Long Island. Dozens of people lined up outside minutes before the opening of the 106,000-square-foot, two-floor store at Roosevelt Field mall on Friday morning. Shoppers streamed in through the store’s five entrances, where they were greeted with … Continue reading Neiman Marcus Luxury Department Store Opens at Roosevelt Field Mall

New York State to Clean-up Former Elmont Welding Site

Source: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation A former welding site in Elmont will soon undergo treatment to remove toxic chemicals in its soil, according to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). Following nearly 16 years of DEC assessments and investigations, the state agency discovered primary contaminants of concern which include … Continue reading New York State to Clean-up Former Elmont Welding Site

Celebrating Elmont Students Who Make “A Better Choice”

Source: Sewanhaka Central High School District The Always a Better Choice Committee at Elmont Memorial honors students who perform good deeds each and every day. These model citizens deserve recognition and make Elmont Memorial a better place. The following students demonstrated goal setting and high expectations – the theme for the month of January. Zarah … Continue reading Celebrating Elmont Students Who Make “A Better Choice”

Woman, 60, Robbed at Gunpoint near Green Acres Mall

Source: News 12 Long Island Police say a man armed with a gun robbed a woman at the Green Acres Mall in Valley Stream yesterday. According to police, the suspect demanded the victim's jewelry near the south exit to the mall, near the Macy's store. News 12 has been told the woman handed over her rings … Continue reading Woman, 60, Robbed at Gunpoint near Green Acres Mall

Letter to the Editor: A Spartan Family Legacy

Words by Sharlee Banatte I believe this is an amazing story if you are interested. My parents have been homeowners in Elmont since 1994. My twin sister, older brother, and I, all three graduated from Gotham Avenue Elementary School and Elmont Memorial H.S. When my twin sister had a son we knew his day would … Continue reading Letter to the Editor: A Spartan Family Legacy

Elmont’s Model U.N. Team Excels At Yale, Honored by Assemblywoman Solages

Source: Long Island Exchange On Thursday, February 4, 2016, the Elmont Memorial High School Model United Nations (MUN) team and Intel Science Talent Search Finalist were honored by Assemblywoman Solages (Elmont-D) for their achievements. The Elmont Memorial High School MUN team attended the Yale University Conference in New Haven, Connecticut, from January 21, 2016 to … Continue reading Elmont’s Model U.N. Team Excels At Yale, Honored by Assemblywoman Solages

Elmont Graduate Takes A Stand Against Cyber-Bullying, Hopes To Inspire Young Women

  "Makeup is to enhance your beauty and it is a personal choice." The Internet, more specifically social media, is a place where people can reflect who they are on the inside. Positive people tend to radiate positivity by the messages they put out into the world. The opposite is also true. Anyone of us … Continue reading Elmont Graduate Takes A Stand Against Cyber-Bullying, Hopes To Inspire Young Women