Elmont’s Prestigious Model U.N. Team Shines Again

Source: Long Island Herald Ten students from Elmont Memorial High School Model United Nations program traveled to the Georgetown Model United Nations Conference in Washington, D.C., held from Feb. 11 to 15. The conference, hosted by Georgetown University, is the largest Model U.N. conference in North America. Elite students from all over the world participated.Continue reading “Elmont’s Prestigious Model U.N. Team Shines Again”

Elmont Native, Odrine Belot, Now UCONN Standout

Source: University of Connecticut Huskies After delivering one of the nation’s best results in the triple jump on Saturday at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational, University of Connecticut women’s track and field junior Odrine Belot has been selected as the American Athletic Conference Female Field Athlete of the Week, as announced by the league on Tuesday. Belot setContinue reading “Elmont Native, Odrine Belot, Now UCONN Standout”

The Sun Sets on Sunrise Cinemas

Source: Newsday The Sunrise Multiplex Cinemas, which has operated in Valley Stream since 1979, will offer its last picture show Monday night, according to a notice recently mailed to movie pass holders. Theater officials, locally and at the office of its owners — Norwood, Massachusetts-based National Amusement — did not respond to telephone calls orContinue reading “The Sun Sets on Sunrise Cinemas”

We Started Here: Tammie

Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw once wrote, “Some see things as they are and ask why. Others dream things that never were and ask why not.” Tammie asks, “why not?” We first learned of her impact and tireless work through a friend in Red Hook-Brooklyn who described to us a passionate young woman from ElmontContinue reading “We Started Here: Tammie”