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  1. Another vision for Belmont ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | South Shore Record

    Potential Belmont Park developer the Blumenfeld Development Group presented its vision for the south lot of the racetrack to the community on May 18 at the Elmont Library. The company's plan would make a Costco an anchor retailer, with recreation facilities, a community center, restaurants and other retail space spread throughout the 28 acres of state-owned land.

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  2. What's happening on Long Island this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | South Shore Record

    'Happy as Clams: The Musical' returns for a three week residency at the Long Island Children's Museum theater with the musical adventure set in the Great South Bay. Africa: Sub-Saharan Diversity Drawn exclusively from the Hofstra University Museum's collections, this exhibition explores the rich diversity of 25 ethnic cultures across West and Central Africa.

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  3. What's happening on Long Island this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | South Shore Record

    Africa: Sub-Saharan Diversity Drawn exclusively from the Hofstra University Museum's collections, this exhibition explores the rich diversity of 25 ethnic cultures across West and Central Africa. Themes of protection, prestige, and masquerade are illustrated through selected masks, weapons, sculptures, jewelry, and textiles.

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  4. Rocks fall to Oyster BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | South Shore Record

    East Rockaway's Ryan Kelly delivered a pitch to the plate during the team's 8-6 loss to Oyster Bay on April 28. Oyster Bay defeated East Rockaway, 8-6, in a Conference BC baseball game on April 28. The game was close throughout, with Oyster Bay winning on a late rally. Evan Mattel's three-run triple in the sixth inning broke a tie.

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  5. What's happening on Long Island this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | South Shore Record

    Enjoy a rollicking romp with a band of swashbuckling buccaneers, frolicsome Victorian maidens and the delightfully dotty "model of a modern Major-General" in BroadHollow Theatre's staging of "The Pirates of Penzance" at its venue in Elmont, Saturday and Sunday. Africa: Sub-Saharan Diversity Drawn exclusively from the Hofstra University Museum's collections, this exhibition explores the rich diversity of 25 ethnic cultures across West and Central Africa.

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  6. Elmont cabbie killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | South Shore Record

    A taxi cab driver from Elmont was killed in a violent car crash by an alleged drunken driver on Hempstead Turnpike near Lincoln Road in Franklin Square early Saturday morning, Nassau County police said. According to police, Duke Obule, 23, of Queens, was speeding in a 2016 BMW when he struck the taxi, a 2009 Chevrolet, driven by the 47-year-old victim.

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  7. Elmont High School valedictorian visits the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Augusta discussed her project on a new cement mix that would prevent off-shore oil well leaks with celebrity scientist Bill Nye "the science guy." Elmont Memorial High School valedictorian and Intel Science Talent Search finalist Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna was invited to the White House Science Fair on April 13, along with other science whizzes from across the country.

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  8. Bill Clinton stumps for Hillary in ElmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | South Shore Record

    People waited outside the Vault CafA in Elmont on Tuesday to see Clinton speak in support of his wife, Hillary, before the New York presidential primary on April 19. Two weeks before New York's presidential primary and special election for the 9th State Senate District seat, former President Bill Clinton visited Elmont on Tuesday to campaign for his wife, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, saying that she was the right choice over Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, who is also seeking the Democratic Party's nomination. "This election in so many ways, psychologically, is coming down to New York," Clinton said to several hundred people at the Vault CafA on Hempstead Turnpike.

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  9. NICE bus routes are coming backRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | South Shore Record

    County Executive Ed Mangano announced at a press conference on Feb. 10 that Nassau leaders had designated an additional $3 million for the NICE bus system. County lawmakers finalized a $3 million plan for the Nassau Inter-County Express bus system last week, using the money to restore nearly all of the routes that were eliminated in January.

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  10. NYPD cops from Elmont and Lynbrook shot following car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Two NYPD officers from Nassau County were shot while in pursuit of a suspect in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn in the early morning hours of Feb. 20. Andrew Yurkiw, a Wantagh resident and Sewanhaka High School alum, and William Reddin, of Lynbrook, heard gun shots near the intersection of Quincy Street and Malcolm X Boulevard. As they approached the suspect, Jamal Funes, 34, of New Jersey, pointed a gun at the two officers and then fled in a vehicle.

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  11. Nassau lawmakers to restore NICE cutsRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | South Shore Record

    North Valley Stream resident Judy Sanford urged legislators to take public transportation so they can experience what life is like for the people affected by the cuts. County leaders announced $3 million in new funding for the Nassau Inter-County Express bus system last week, saying they hoped the money would be used to restore 11 routes that were eliminated last month.

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  12. Elmont Chamber endorses VLTsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Chamber members, from left, Pat Boyle, Chris Rosado and Edward Dana discussed the impact that video lottery terminals would have on the community. On Feb. 3, the Elmont Chamber of Commerce's board of directors voted in favor of Nassau Off Track Betting's decision to house video lottery terminals in the north parking lot of Belmont Park.

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  13. Plows out in full force in Franklin Square and aRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | South Shore Record

    UPDATE: 11:42 a.m. The Franklin Square and Elmont School district's public schools will be closed today due to a forecast of 4 to 6 inches of snow in the area. In addition to the schools, the Franklin Square library and Elmont library are closed as well.

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  14. Dueling rallies converge on Belmont entranceRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | South Shore Record

    The anti-VLT protest was the second-largest showing of the group, after the Jan. 12 rally at Floral Park High School. Hundreds of people gathered on Plainfield Avenue and marched to the main entrance of Belmont Park on Saturday, protesting Nassau Off Track Betting's decision to house video lottery terminals in the north parking lot of the racetrack.

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  15. Elmont seventh grader struck and killed by car on way to schoolRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | South Shore Record

    A 12-year-old girl was struck and killed by a car while crossing Elmont Road at Village Avenue around 7:30 a.m. this morning, police said. The location where the girl was hit is close to Elmont Memorial High School where the girl was a student.

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  16. Police report arrests in Malverne robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Devon Williams, left, and Ramone Bartley were arrested Wednesday night in the robbery of a food deliveryman in Malverne last week. The Malverne and Nassau County Police departments reported the arrests of two men in the robbery of a Chinese food deliveryman in Malverne last week.

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  17. Unplowed roads a big issue for residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | South Shore Record

    An aerial view of Franklin Square from Princeton Road, where some residents complained that the town didn't plow the side streets well. Over two feet of snow blanketed Franklin Square and Elmont over the weekend, and after the record-setting accumulation, residents and service organizations started the slow and arduous process of returning to their weekly routines.

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  18. Franklin Square and Elmont brace for weekend snowstormRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Franklin Square and Elmont are preparing for what some forecasts are predicting to be a major blizzard that will hit the area late Friday night into early Saturday morning. Initial estimates from the National Weather Service are calling for six to 12 inches of snow to fall, which would put a halt to most people's plans this weekend.

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  19. L.B. police arrest suspect in West End Dunkin' Donuts attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | South Shore Record

    Video footage shows the suspect who entered the Dunkin' Donuts in the West End slash the employee in the face. Following a nearly two month-long search and a $5,000 Crime Stoppers reward, Long Beach police arrested the man suspected of attacking an employee at a local Dunkin' Donuts last November.

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  20. What's happening on Long Island this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | South Shore Record

    See how the older half lives in BroadHollow Theatre Company's staging of "Assisted Living the Musical" at its venue in Elmont, weekends through Jan. 24. Enduring Images An exhibition, drawn from Hofstra University Museum's permanent collections, focusing on the lasting record created by an artist's visual responses to critical moments in time. Yonia Fain, a Holocaust survivor considered a "witness to history," is represented, along with artists such as George Grosz, Kthe Kollwitz and Jacob Lawrence.

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