Herald Neighbors

East Rockaway alum named NYS Assistant Coach of the Year

Dan Vito credits his uncle, Joe Vito, for inspiring him to become a football coach when he played under him as an 8-year-old on the East Rockaway Raiders, and again in high school.

Herald Schools

East Rockaway students participate in Black History Month events

As part of Black History Month, students at Rhame Avenue School learned about influential African Americans on Feb. 15.

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.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Children in kindergarten through fourth grade will have the opportunity to read to at the East Rockaway Public Library on Feb. 23 at 2 p.m.

Tiberius performs at Micky Mo’s

Electric music band Tiberius will be performing two sets at Micky Mo’s Café & Lounge, at 428 Sunrise Highway, on Feb. 23 from 9 p.m. to midnight.

SAT Crash Course in Lynbrook

The Lynbrook Public Library will be hosting an SAT class on March 1 at 6 p.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 crime report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.