Herald Neighbors

Hope for Heroes 5K raises money for veterans

Dozens of war veterans, elected officials and residents from Lynbrook, East Rockaway and their surrounding communities came out on May 7 to support the second annual Run for Heroes 5K, hosted by Assemblyman Brian Curran.

Van catches fire in Lynbrook

Under the command of Chief Carl Langel, members of the Lynbrook Fire Department extinguished a fire in a commercial van parked on Merrick Road near Denton Avenue on May 9.

Herald Neighbors

Lynbrook library employee celebrates 60 years on the job

For the past 60 years, Dorothy Perrich has dedicated her time and energy toward being a clerk at the Lynbrook Public Library. Though a lot of things have changed in the library over the past six decades, Perrich said she has always enjoyed her job.

Lynbrook first-responders partner with Northwell

Georgina Cornago Cipriano had been waiting more than three years to hear Mayor Bill Hendrick make the announcement he made to a packed house at the Lynbrook Village board of trustees meeting on May 1.

Remembering a hero

Family of man born in Ireland, killed in Vietnam, wants U.S. Navy ship named in his honor

Pauline Gallagher was 3 when her brother Patrick, a hero of the United States military who once made Lynbrook his home, was shot and killed in combat.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The Lynbrook Public Library is inviting guests to enjoy warm scones, tea sandwiches, desserts and assorted teas at the library on May 21 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Child food choking prevention workshop

A registered nurse practitioner will teach guests how to properly administer the Heimlich maneuver on infants, children and adults at the Lynbrook Public Library.

First-time homebuyer seminar

The East Rockaway Public Library will host a seminar for first-time homebuyers on Tuesday, May 23 at 7 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The latest crime report for Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

Letters to the Editor: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Recognizing Lynbrook students’ journalistic excellence Recognizing Lynbrook students’ journalistic excellence To the Editor: Congratulations to the student staff of Lynbrook High …