Herald Schools

East Rockaway school officials talk 2018-19 budget

East Rockaway School District officials held their third meeting on the 2018-19 budget on March 13.

East Rockaway Sandy victim fighting to save her home

An East Rockaway resident who has been displaced from her home since Hurricane Sandy is now fighting to keep it after the expiration of the Interim Mortgage Assistance program.

East Rockaway Education Foundation preparing for annual 5K

The East Rockaway Education Foundation will host its third annual 5K race on March 24 at 9 a.m. to raise funds for projects for the East Rockaway School District.

Late former Lynbrook bus driver honored for his dedication

Longtime Lynbrook Kindergarten Center bus driver Joe Nutini, who died three years ago, was honored with a monument of an orange ribbon and a plaque in his name at West End Elementary School on March 14.

Herald Neighbors

A happy hundredth at the Lynbrook Atria

Lena Conte was surprised three times on March 12 for her 100th birthday: once by her family, once by Lynbrook Mayor Alan Beach and once by Lynbrook Atria’s therapy dog, Posey.

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Education Foundation will host its third annual 5K on March 24 at 9 a.m.

Babies and books in East Rockaway

Babies between the ages of 18-months and 2 years-old will have an opportunity to listen to stories, sing and play for 30 minutes at the East Rockaway Public Library on March 27 at 10:30 a.m.

‘Release your Inner Genius’ lecture in Lynbrook

Marianna Farina will be at the Lynbrook Public Library on March 28 at 1 p.m. for a lively and interactive lecture to explore creative thinking and innovative ways to tap into your internal intellect.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest crime report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.

Letter to the Editor: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

So many Americans agree on gunsTo the Editor:Sensible gun-control laws aren’t complicated. For example, take universal background checks. We have a Second Amendment, but we also have a Fourth …