Officials are eyeing Oct. 29, 2022 — the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Sandy — as a completion date for the Bay Park Conveyance Project, now that they have sent out a request for qualifications to interested design-and-build teams.
In response to a new state law set to take effect in January that will require police departments to turn over all evidence in criminal cases to the Nassau County district attorney’s office, Lynbrook Police Chief Brian Paladino said the department has been working hard to prepare for the change.
Standing in a large, vacant bedroom inside one of East Rockaway’s oldest mansions, at 82 Centre Ave., local craftsman Daniel Warren beamed as he retold the home’s history. His demeanor changed, however, when he spoke about how the building would soon be razed and replaced by three new homes.
The developer of a $23.9 million, 80-unit luxury apartment complex at the site of the Lynbrook Motor Inn is looking to start building next spring, after the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency granted preliminary approval for a payment-in-lieu-of- taxes agreement.
American Water Works Co. announced in a release Wednesday that it would sell its New York operation to Liberty Utilities for $608 million cash. The deal follows years-long criticism from Nassau County ratepayers, lawmakers and watchdog groups that have questioned the private company’s rate structure, water service and infrastructure management.
Spirits were bright and the holiday spirit was in the air as East Rockaway and Lynbrook each hosted holiday celebrations last week.
Members and chiefs of the Lynbrook Fire Department recently traveled to Maryland, Virginia and North Carolina to spread Christmas cheer to wounded warriors.
A firefighter and another bystander saved a woman who was trapped in a burning vehicle after she crashed into a truck on Sunrise Highway in Lynbrook on Nov. 27.
Standing at a lectern while surrounded by dozens of community members at a ribbon cutting celebration for the new Daikin Comfort Design Center in Lynbrook on Nov. 21, President Taka Inoue expressed his gratitude and eagerness for the next chapter in the company’s storied history.
The Nassau County Legislature unanimously approved legislation on Nov. 25 to restrict the sale of most flavored vape products countywide. The law’s passage follows a recent uptick in vaping-related …
The Week Ahead
Hearing screenings are happening at the Lynbrook Public Library on Dec. 12 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lynbrook is getting into the holiday spirit with a plethora of activities and events on Dec. 14.
Enjoy an afternoon of art featuring projects that are just right for little hands at the East Rockaway Public Library on Dec. 16 from 1:30 to 2:15 p.m.
Here is the latest crime and arrest report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.