Firefighters swiftly douse car fire on Merrick Road

The Lynbrook and Rockville Centre Fire Departments teamed up on June 26 to extinguish a car fire on Merrick Road on Lynbrook, on the border of Rockville Centre.

School News

Seniors attend pre-prom parties in Lynbrook

Lynbrook High School seniors strutted down the ‘runway’ that is formally known as Atlantic Avenue on the beautiful summer evening of June 22 for the Chamber’s annual pre-prom event. Seniors …


Lynbrook letter carriers help stamp out hunger

Lynbrook letter carriers marked the 24th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive held by the National Association of Letter Carriers on Saturday, May 14. The event is the largest one-day nationwide …

Community News

St. James presents Arts from the Heart

The 5th annual Arts from the Heart variety performance was held at St. James United Methodist Church in Lynbrook on Sunday, May 22 at 12:30 p.m. The event is a fundraiser for the InterFaith Nutrition Network (INN).

Letters to the Editor: Lynbrook/East Rockaway

Don’t slam Dan To the Editor:  Mayor Bruno Romano’s letter to the editor, “Positive growth in the village,” in last week’s Herald demonstrates how woefully out of touch he and his …

Teen driver injured in DWI crash into house

A 19-year-old Valley Stream man was hospitalized with a neck injury after Nassau County police said he drove intoxicated and crashed into a parked car and then a house on Sunday night.

School News

Students dig into organic farming

District 13’s partnership with the Crossroads Farm at Grossman’s, in Malverne, led to the fourth-graders getting their hands dirty on Tuesday. The day of lettuce planting was preceded by an …

School News

Pre-prom party held on waterfront in East Rockaway

High School juniors and seniors had East Rockaway looking more like a Hollywood red carpet as they gathered on June 22 at the waterfront district to strut their stuff and have pre-prom photos …


Pyramids — can you resist?

To most of the world, pyramids are synonymous with ancient Egypt, but to fitness buffs it’s the favored form of resistance training. The name may be foreign to some, but pyramid training has …

The Week Ahead

June 30 — July 6

Nearby things to do in East Rockaway and Lynbrook this week.