Herald Neighbors

Rolling River Day Camp in East Rockaway gives back to community

Dozens and dozens of children and teens from nursery school to 10th grade, focused intensely on drawing colorful and vibrant patterns on paper. 

Blaze causes major damage to Taste of Vietnam Bistro in East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Fire Department responded to two fires on the evening of Aug. 7 and early in the morning of Aug. 8, one at a home and the second at a business.

Lynbrook American Legion Post 335 announces recruitment drive

Lynbrook American Legion Post 335, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, has begun a recruitment drive to bring more veterans into the post.

Lynbrook Future Stars camp teaches life lessons on and off the basketball court

The annual weeklong Lynbrook Future Stars summer basketball camp which ran from July 29 to Aug. 2

Obituary

Former County Executive Tom Gulotta dies at 75

Former Nassau County Executive Tom Gulotta, of North Merrick, died on Sunday, Aug. 4. He was 75. Gulotta, a Republican, served as the county executive from 1987 to 2001.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library hosts a fun-filled night for groups and families on Aug. 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Make waffle ice cream sandwiches at the Lynbrook Public Library

The Lynbrook Public Library hosts a delicious evening where attendees can make waffles from batter, cook them and then place ice cream in the middle, on Aug. 19 at 7 p.m.

Cuddle Up with a Pup in East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library hosts an event where children in first through fourth grade can read to a furry friend on Aug. 22 from 2 to 3 p.m.