Herald Neighbors

East Rockaway VFW Post 3350’s auxiliary is reborn

Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3350 and the families of service members crowded into the VFW Post 3350 in East Rockaway on Feb. 1 to watch as the post’s auxiliary was reinstated.

Herald Schools

Catholic Schools Week celebrated in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Students at St. Raymond’s Parochial School in East Rockaway and Our Lady of Peace School in Lynbrook partook in a variety of academic and religious events for Catholic Schools Week, which ran from Jan. 29 through Feb. 2.

Herald Neighbors

Elvis rocks the house in Lynbrook

Before Elvis left the building, he was spotted at the Lynbrook Public Library on Jan. 28 at the Historical Society of East Rockaway and Lynbrook’s 14th annual Winter Tea fundraiser.

Herald Schools

A ‘Wonder’-ful day for Lynbrook North Middle School

After reading the book “Wonder,” which details the life of a boy with a facial deformity, and watching the film of the same name, students at Lynbrook North Middle School broke out into a variety of sessions to better understand living with a disability on Feb. 5.

Lynbrook residents bemoan state of post office

Dozens of Lynbrook residents have complained that they have experienced issues with getting their mail late, or not getting it at all.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Representatives from Foresters Financial will provide residents with tips and resources to help them understand the home buying process and prepare for homeownership at the Lynbrook Public Library.

Learn about the Kindle Fire in Lynbrook

Guests can learn how to access email, get online, find apps and more on their Kindle Fire at the Lynbrook Public Library on Feb. 17 at 2:30 p.m.

Teens and tweens movie and bagels in East Rockaway

Teenagers and tweens in fourth-grade and older can relax with their friends at the East Rockaway Public Library on Feb. 20 at 11 a.m.

Guest Column:

A squatter's dreams squashed in Russia

Brian T. Dessart shares his quest to reach his goals in Russia in 2014 as the Sochi Olympic Games were about to begin.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest arrest report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.