New York American Water rate increase for Lynbrook service area less than expected

The Public Service Commission recently announced that it had decided to defer a 27 percent rate hike for New York American Water customers in the Lynbrook service area in April and opted for a 6 percent increase, or $2.01 a month.

E.R. student accepted to prestigious school

Starting in September, East Rockaway High School eighth-grader Michael Mahoney checked on his Regis High School application status repeatedly as he anxiously waited to discover if he was accepted or …

Malverne grinds past East Rockaway

There wasn’t much in terms of style points, or any points for that matter, but an important victory for Malverne nonetheless in its quest to qualify for the Nassau Class B girls’ basketball playoffs.

County officials finalizing $30M plan to connect Island Park, Bay Park plants

On Jan. 27, the Nassau County Legislature tooks steps towad finalizing an agreement with the Long Island Power Authority and PSEG Long Island to spend $30 million on a power line that will stretch from the E.F. Barrett Generation Station in Island Park to the Bay Park Water Reclamation Facility.

Enjoying Valentine’s Day together for 51 years

On a cold December day in 1966, Judy Ber, then 20, smiled, as she dipped one of her hands into a white knit-glove and noticed that it fit perfectly. She recounted that she then said, “thank …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Casey Carle, “Bubble-ologist,” will present his amazing bubble show filled with humor and skill appealing to every age at the Lynbrook Public Library on Feb. 19 at 11 a.m.

Yoga for all in East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library hosts yoga for all on Feb. 18 from 6:15 to 7:15 p.m.

Family bingo at East Rockaway Public Library

The East Rockaway Public Library hosts family bingo on Feb. 19 at 7 p.m.

Lynbrook board rejects 10 percent increase to fees for village pool admission

The Lynbrook village board discussed and  ultimately rejected  a 10 percent increase to membership fees for the Village Pool for 2020 at its Feb. 3 meeting.