After more than 100 people signed an online petition urging East Rockaway village officials to make Marion Street a one-way road during school days, village employees recently installed a restricted turn sign at the intersection of Waverly Avenue and Marion.
Dozens of firefighters and local residents attended the funeral of former East Rockaway Fire Department Chief Gene Torborg on Tuesday.
Retiring Lynbrook Police Chief Joseph Neve can still remember the motivation that drove him to get involved in law enforcement. “I wanted to be in a position to help people in their time of need,” he said.
Representatives of South Nassau Communities Hospital and the Mount Sinai Health System were set to finalize a partnership at a news conference on Dec. 4. The merger makes South Nassau the Long Island …
After more than two decades as a family fun spot in Lynbrook, the building that housed Fun Station USA will be auctioned off Dec. 6.
An East Rockaway Winter Wonderland Boutique fundraiser is scheduled for Dec. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Grant Avenue Firehouse. All proceeds will go to support the INN and local parishes, including St. Raymond’s, Bethany Congregational Church and the Church of the Nazarene.
Lynbrook residents gathered on the corner of Stauderman and Forest avenues for the village’s annual holiday celebration on Dec. 2.
A report released by the National Transportation Safety Board last week cited alcohol as a factor that played into the death of a man who was fatally struck by a train at the Lynbrook Long Island Rail Road station in April.
Many East Rockaway, Oceanside and Island Park residents have been getting their groceries from the Best Market on Atlantic Avenue in East Rockaway since the family-owned company took over the Pathmark location in 2016.
Before Lynbrook children have the opportunity to ride around on fire trucks on Dec. 15, they and their parents will be welcome to enjoy an inexpensive breakfast at Lynbrook High School’s annual Holiday Pancake Breakfast, which is hosted by the school’s Key Club and the Lynbrook Kiwanis Club.
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Make holiday treats Children in kindergarten through third-grade are invited to create holiday-themed Rice Krispie treats at the East Rockaway Public Library on Dec. 14 at 4 p.m. Registration is …
Take a horse-drawn wagon ride through Greis Park’s Wonderland of Lights and meet Santa Claus and his elves on Dec. 15 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Lynbrook Library cardholders are welcome to make apple, cranberry and cinnamon scones at the library on Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. Registration is required. Call (516) 699-8630 or visit lynbrooklibrary.org …
Residents should have learned the facts about CornerstoneTo the Editor,If anyone had stayed around long enough at the Lynbrook village board meeting on Nov. 19, they would have heard the correct …