Herald Neighbors

East Rockaway community spirit alive at 48th annual Huckleberry Frolic

Hundreds of residents flocked to Memorial Park on Atlantic Avenue in East Rockaway on a sunny and sizzling Saturday afternoon on June 10 for the 48th annual Huckleberry Frolic. All money raised went to the Grist Mill Museum on Woods Avenue in East Rockaway.

Marina Pointe residents will attend East Rockaway schools

Representatives from the East Rockaway and Oceanside school districts and from Marina Pointe condominiums developer Beechwood Homes have cleared up some confusion concerning where residents of the complex — which is on the border of East Rockaway and Oceanside — would attend school. All parties confirmed that they would belong to the East Rockaway School District.

Herald Schools

Top students, athletes and retirees honored by East Rockaway Board of Education

It was an evening full of honors and reflection at the East Rockaway Board of Education meeting on June 11, where the district’s retirees were recognized along with the Class of 2017 valedictorian, salutatorian and the district’s scholar student athletes.

Nasrin Ahmad shares her story with Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce

“I am promoter of the neighborhood business,” said Town of Hempstead Clerk Nasrin Ahmad to a room filled with about two-dozen people at a Chamber of Commerce event. “The personal touch. That hamburger that you will get which a family-owned restaurant is making is not going to be the same as these chain stores.”

Herald Schools

Whacky Wizards wow audience at East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School

Students grades kindergarten through sixth from Rhame Avenue and Centre Avenue schools filled the stands at East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School for an evening of fun and wonder with the Harlem Wizards on May 25.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Michelle Andrea Stewart, from Energy Healing, will be hosting a workshop on June 27 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 100 Hempstead Avenue in Lynbrook.

Magic, juggling and comedy show

The Lynbrook Public Library will be hosting a free magic and comedy show on June 28 at 11 a.m. The Circus Guy, Josh Seiden, will show off his magic and juggling abilities. No registration is required. Call (516) 599-8630 for more information.

Family Bingo night

The East Rockaway Public Library will host a family Bingo night on June 28 at 7 p.m. Children ages 4 and older are welcome to attend the event with a parent. Registration is required. Call (516) 599-1664 for more information.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is a list of arrests that have occurred recently in Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

Letter to the Editor: Lynbrook, East Rockaway (June 22 — 28)

A letter to the editor for the week of June 22 — 28 about protecting the legacy of the Davison Boat Yard.