Bethany Congregational Church's free Thanksgiving dinner promotes food, fellowship in East Rockaway

For the 10th straight year, local residents are invited to a festive celebration of food and fellowship at Bethany Congregational Church’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner event, which is open to all.

Lynbrook man to face off in charity boxing match

Lynbrook resident Adam “The Hard Drive” Schwam and Elmonter Bert “The Collector” Lurch are set to face off in the ring for a charity boxing match at the Hilton Long Island in Melville, with proceeds going to the Long Island Community Chest among other local charities., on Nov. 25.

HurriCON to hit East Rockaway on Nov. 23

Bethany Congregational Church hosts its second annual HurriCON comic convention on Nov. 25.

National Grid hit with ultimatum over gas moratorium months after Lynbrook rally

Three months after Lynbrook hosted a rally seeking to put an end to a gas moratorium imposed by National Grid, Gov. Andrew Cuomo threatened to revoke the company’s operating license if it fails to fix its supply issue.

Dancing toward Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Standing 22 stories high on the Connecticut skyline, the Hartford Marriott Downtown grand hotel, hosted more than 350 tap dancers on Sept. 29, who competed for the opportunity to perform in the …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Babies who are walking to 18 months with a caregiver can come to the East Rockaway Public Library on Nov. 26 at 10:30 a.m. to socialize, use board books and engage in lap time activities and playtime.

Family fall craft and games at the Lynbrook Public Library

Families with children of all ages can engage in fall crafts and board games at the Lynbrook Public Library on Nov. 21 at 3:45 p.m.

Bring Your Own Device Night at the East Rockaway Public Library

Anyone who has questions about their E-reader, tablet or Smartphone can receive help learning how to use them from tech-buddies at the East Rockaway Public Library on Nov. 26 at 6:30 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest crime report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department