Lynbrook, East Rockaway churches provide Thanksgiving food for those in need

Lynbrook and East Rockaway churches are providing food and fellowship this Thanksgiving for those who are in need.

Ready to rumble:

Lynbrook resident Ed Parry, 60, will fight for charity

Lynbrook resident Ed “Formerly Fast Eddie” Parry was drenched in sweat and breathing heavily as he stood in the center of the ring at the Westbury Boxing Club. He was frantically throwing punches as his trainer, Billy Strigaro, shouted words of encouragement.

Hopes Roar’s big win at Belmont supports Susan G. Komen Foundation

When jockey Manuel Franco, dressed in pink silks, and Hopes Roar crossed the finish line first at Belmont Park on Oct. 15, part of the winner’s purse went to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

Obituary

Founder of East Rockaway/Lynbrook Observer dies at 92

Charles Warner, a World War II veteran who founded the East Rockaway/Lynbrook Observer, died on Oct. 22.

Herald Schools

Lynbrook students salute our veterans

Red, white and blue balloons lined the gymnasium at Waverly Park Elementary School as students showed their appreciation for veterans by performing songs during the school’s “Take a Vet to School …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The Lynbrook Public Library will be holding a spreadsheet class on Nov. 18 at 2:30 p.m.

Benefit basketball game in Lynbrook

Lynbrook Baptist Church will be hosting a benefit basketball game on Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Lynbrook High School.

‘Play Horray Babies’ in East Rockaway

Babies between the ages of 3 months and 18 months old can enjoy music and rhymes on Nov. 21 at 10:30 a.m. at the East Rockaway Public Library.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest arrest report for Lynbrook and East Rockaway.