For "Rockaway" writer-director John J. Budion, winning Best Feature Film and Best Director honors at the Long Beach International Film Festival last weekend, before an audience that included family members and friends, was beyond anything he could have imagined, he said.
New York American Water announced on Monday that South Shore customers’ high water bills are the result of a recently approved conservation rate coupled with increased summer usage.
After a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, business owners across Nassau County are calling for state legislation that they say would level the playing field between in-state and out-of-state online retailers.
A contractor who scammed Nassau and Suffolk county Hurricane Sandy victims out of hundreds of thousands of dollars for home repairs he never completed was sentenced to five years probation in Suffolk County Criminal Court on Tuesday.
Rather than spend his summer soaking up the sun, Frank Passanisi, 12, spends hours each week training indoors at Lynbrook Ultimate Martial Arts, where he honed his karate skills to become a national champion.
The board of trustees for Lynbrook and East Rockaway each voted last month to join Freeport Mayor Robert Kennedy’s lawsuit alleging the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County do not provide villages with a fair share of sales-tax reimbursement.
On Thursday evenings throughout the summer, 30 middle school-aged students could be found swimming laps in the Lynbrook Village Pool and following it up with hard-working bike rides and running sessions at Greis Park.
South Shore Camps recently wrapped up another summer filled with fun activities for students to enjoy in the sun in East Rockaway.
Keith Gamache was elected to serve as the East Rockaway Board of Education president for the 2018-19 school year at its reorganizational meeting last month.
Jack Eichinger receives text messages whenever his 3-year-old son, Elijah, is recognized in any photograph that Rolling River Day Camp uploads to Waldo Photos. He receives messages because he is enrolled in Waldo Photos’ facial recognition program.
The Week Ahead
Last Hope Animal Rescue is hosting a dinner to raise funds for its feral cat programs at Levittown Hall.
Babies under 18 months old are invited to the East Rockaway Public Library for some fun board games, books and other activities.
Dr. Esther Fogel will be giving a lecture at the Lynbrook Public Library focused on symptoms and causes of hearing loss.
Here is the latest crime report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.