Village Elections

Six officials voted in for another term in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The village elections took place on March 21 in Lynbrook and East Rockaway and three elected officials from each village were voted in for another term. All six ran unopposed.

Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre honors nursery staff, volunteers and ‘Grandpa Sandy’

With 115 children ranging in age from 10 months to five years old traversing the colorful, kid-friendly hallways daily, Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre Early Childhood Director Cheryl Karp says she has the best job in the world.

South Nassau expanding emergency department

Walking from South Nassau Communities Hospital’s busy parking lot to its main entrance, visitors pass trees and shrubbery lining an inviting path to a lobby with polished floors, snug couches and floor-to-ceiling windows. It is a pleasant way in to one of the region’s largest health care providers, but many more enter from the opposite side.

MTA announces nearly $10 million Lynbrook LIRR station overhaul

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has announced plans to invest nearly $10 million to upgrade the Lynbrook Long Island Railroad train station, which is in need of a significant overhaul.

Lynbrook doctor urges screenings during Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Noting an increase in colon cancer cases among patients under the age of 50, Lynbrook-based gastroenterologist Larry Good is imploring adults of all ages to take advantage of the many screening options being offered.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The Lynbrook Public Library will be showing "Lillia! An Inspiring Play for All Generations" on March 25 at 2 p.m.

Buying or selling your home

On March 26, the East Rockaway Public Library will be hosting Marsha Welikson, a real estate professional at 1:30 p.m.

Scrapbooking and greeting card class

The Lynbrook Recreation Center will be hosting Antoinette Bay, from Bay Paper Crafts, on March 25 at 4 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Arrests On March 7 at 2:22 a.m., a 35 year old man from Lynbrook was arrested and charged with aggravated unlicensed operator, unlicensed operator and a lane violation on Union Avenue. A …

Letters to the Editor

Lynbrook, East Rockaway (March 23 to 29)

Remembering my mom To the Editor: Thank you for publishing the obituary for my mother, Elaine Garrison. We’re very proud of all she accomplished and contributed to Lynbrook and the number of …