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Locustwood / Gotham Civic Association
Elmont, Long Island, New York 11003

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Next Meeting:
April 16
7:30 PM



Photograph of the old tree at Belmont Park

December News

Whenever information becomes available regarding our civic, our schools, or information or events pertaining to our community, we will try to post them as a resource. If you have any information in which you would like to share, please feel free to e-mail them to:

Civic News

December 20, 2007
Civic Meeting

Fourth meeting of the 2007-2008 season will be held at the New Elmont Memorial library at 7:30 PM. Our December meeting will also feature our holiday / year end celebration. Please come to our meeting, and share with us some food / beverage with your neighbors and friends. It will be a wonderful opportunity to reflect upon the last year, and to look forward to the next year. Please make sure to attend, and ask your neighbors to come. Read Announcement.

December 1, 2007
Web Site Update

September 2007: 854
October 2007: 966
November 2007: 1077

School News

December 21, 2007
Students at Gotham Avenue are “Caught Being Good”

More than one hundred children were the recipients of the Gotham Avenue School’s “Caught Being Good” award. Students are nominated each month by administrators, faculty, other staff members or peers. Read More.

December 18, 2007
Elmont Union Free School District Board Meeting

Board meeting of the Elmont Union Free School District will be held on December 18, 2007 at 7:30 PM at the Dutch Broadway School.

December 9, 2007
Elmont Dad's Service Club Meeting

Dad's Club meeting will be held at Gotham Avenue School at 10 am.

December 8, 2007
Sewanhaka Petro Classic

On Saturday, Dec. 8, the Elmont Spartan Club will be hosting an all day basketball fundraising event in memory of Gregg Petrocelli.
Read More.


Elmont News

December 21, 2007
Belmont Hearing Affords Residents Chance to Speak Their Minds

The Nov. 8 Belmont hearing in Floral Park afforded residents the chance to speak their minds about who and how Belmont Park should be managed in the future, since the current franchise with the New York Racing Association (NYRA) expires at year's end. Via Three Village Times.

December 7, 2007
Pearl Harbor Day Observation

Let us honor the men and women who served our country, and give respect to those who give up the ultimate sacrifice to protect and ensure our freedoms on such an important day of our nation's history.

December 5
Elmont Holiday Lighting 6:00 PM

Veterans Square - Hempstead Turnpike / Covert Avenue

December 2, 2007 to December 8, 2007
Construction Lane Closing

One lane either direction may be closed in Hempstead at Plainfield Avenue, 10 am to 2pm.
All closings are subject to weather conditions and last minute construction requirements. For daily updates on travel lane closures, call 1-800-ROADWORK.

Local Government

December 1, 2007
Town of Hempstead - December GLO Event

Town of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray has announced that December’s GLO (Golden Learning Opportunities) program will focus on the beauty of sound and the joy of the holiday season, with an orchestra performing a variety of festive songs. Read More.

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