Lynbrook Kiwanis Club hosts baby shower for mothers in need

Dozens of baby clothes lined the banister of the staircase in Susan DeSena’s home. In her living room, there were boxes upon boxes of diapers, T-shirts, pajamas and other items.

Herald Neighbors

Lynbrook Neighborhood Watch hosts spring meeting

Residents gathered at the Lynbrook Public Library on April 24 to share their concerns about crime and quality of life issues in the community as part of the Lynbrook Neighborhood Watch’s spring meeting.

Lynbrook Elks perform on night dedicated to veterans

Veterans from across Long Island and New York City sang along to performances of songs such as “Celebration” by Kool & The Gang, “Oh What a Night” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and “Crocodile Rock” by Elton John at the Elks Lodge in Lynbrook last month.

Herald Schools

Lynbrook Kindergarten Center hours to change next year

Lynbrook School District officials will have to change the hours of operation for the Kindergarten Center next school year, Superintendent Dr. Melissa Burak announced at a Board of Education meeting on May 2. She said a letter had already been sent out to parents of incoming kindergarten students.

Lynbrook first responders team up to save mother of 2

Lynbrook first responders joined forces on the morning of April 22 to save the life of a Lynbrook woman who was in cardiac arrest.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Adults over the age of 21 are welcome to play bingo at St. Raymond Elementary School, 263 Atlantic Ave. in East Rockaway, on May 19 at 6 p.m. for a $1,000 cash prize.

'Messy Monsters' in East Rockaway

Children between the ages of 3 and 5 are invited to create art featuring projects that are just right for their little hands at the East Rockaway Public Library on May 21 at 1:30 p.m.

Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn

The Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a lunch at B Greek Kitchen, 323 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, on May 24 at noon.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

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