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The board of trustees for Lynbrook and East Rockaway each voted last month to join Freeport Mayor Robert Kennedy’s lawsuit alleging the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County do not provide villages with a fair share of sales-tax reimbursement. more
New York American Water announced on Monday that South Shore customers’ high water bills are the result of a recently approved conservation rate coupled with increased summer usage. more
After a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, business owners across Nassau County are calling for state legislation that they say would level the playing field between in-state and out-of-state online retailers. more
Maureen Blaum recalled being shocked when she looked at her New York American Water bill last month and saw that it was $300 — more than double her usual monthly cost. more
The frustration was evident in Lynbrook Village Trustee Mike Hawxhurst’s voice at a meeting on July 16, when he addressed a request from the Village of Rockville Centre that PSEG Long Island use an alternative route for the Western Nassau Transmission Project. The route would enhance Rockville Centre’s electric system, but impact more Lynbrook roads. more
Howard Kalachman has earned many honors for his service to the country, but he refused to accept one: the Purple Heart, because he was not injured in combat. He did, however, accept the Town of Hempstead's Veterans Award. more
Local residents had just enough bark to push for change at the Bay Park Dog Park. more
Elizabeth Johnson had an upbringing filled with hardships, but she is college-bound with the help of the Frank J. Becker Education Foundation Scholarship. more
As the sun beat down on the fifth hole at the Seawane Club in Hewlett Harbor on Monday, Lynbrook Mayor Alan Beach prepared to tee off. One of the onlookers speculated about where Beach’s shot would land. “It’s not gonna go in, I’ll tell you that much,” Beach yelled with a laugh before driving the ball. more
A letter to the editor from Re. Bob Walderman of the Lynbrook Baptist Church more
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