Source: Long Island Herald It was with great pride that Elmont Memorial High School’s Class of 2015 entered the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex at Hofstra University for the school’s 58th annual commencement on June 28. The class as a whole achieved a 97-percent graduation rate, with 98-percent of those students receiving a … Continue reading Elmont Memorial High School: Class of 2015
Source: The New York Times Roughly three weeks after their arrest in a federal corruption case, Dean G. Skelos, the former majority leader of the New York Senate, and his son were indicted by a grand jury on Thursday on charges of extortion, wire fraud, conspiracy and bribe solicitation. The accusations in the six-count indictment handed … Continue reading Senator Dean G. Skelos Indicted by a Grand Jury
The Excelsior was in attendance this past Monday, together with an audience of residents, who came to hear the candidates for elected office share their views regarding Elmont, Nassau County and the State of New York. The non-partisan event was sponsored by the Elmont Community Coalition Council (CCC) and featured candidates for State Assembly, Senate, Nassau County … Continue reading Review: We Met the Candidates
The Elmont Community Coalition Council invites you to "Meet the Candidates" night at Elmont Public Library (7 p.m.). The Elmont Community Coalition Council is a band of local civic associations, or volunteer groups in the Elmont area, including: Argo, East End, Parkhurst and Tudor Manor Civic Associations. A Note from the Organizers: This November, we … Continue reading Meet the Candidates Night, 7 p.m.
Election Day is four weeks away - Tuesday November 4th - and several public figures want to ensure everyone is aware. New York State Board of Elections requires voter registration be postmarked 25 days before the election - Friday October 10th - and received no less than 20 days before the election - Wednesday … Continue reading Election Day is November 4th
On Monday September 22, The Excelsior was in attendance as the Argo Civic members convened for the first time since being off on summer break. One of several civics in the Elmont area, Argo Civic is a volunteer group of residents who are "united in building a stronger, safer community." Some orders of business for … Continue reading Argo Civic
On Saturday July 19th, thousands of community members and residents celebrated the 11th Annual "3 on 3 Basketball Tournament" at Dutch Broadway School in Elmont. The crowd-favorite event is sponsored by New York State Senators Jack Martins and Dean Skelos, who collaborate with Scott Cushing, organizer of the event. From beginning to end, a team … Continue reading A Day of Their Own