Lynbrook man charged with distributing fentanyl, heroin, cocaine and oxycodone

Lynbrook resident Ryan Mueller was charged with distributing fentanyl that caused the death of an Elmont man in 2022.

‘Communication boards’ ease young, needy students’ interaction

Expressing emotions may come naturally for some children, but others may struggle to convey their feelings. This is why a group of Lynbrook parents made it their mission to enhance communication skills among kids.

Jack Small retires after coaching for five decades

After 45 years of coaching in Lynbrook, Jack Small will be retiring, leaving an impact on the students he trained along the way.

O’Hagan created a culture of empathy

The NYU Langone Cancer Center for Kids toy room is stocked for the rest of the year with the help of Brianna O’Hagan and athletes at the East Rockaway School District.

Education Foundation’s annual 5k returns next month

Runners, get ready to wake up bright and early and hear “on your mark, get set, go” for a scenic run in East Rockaway.


Don’t wait for Earth Day to care about Earth

Amidst the approaching Earth Day, we must remember the deteriorating state of our planet due to climate change, that calls for continuous action beyond the annual event.


Before Long Island, we were ‘t Lange Eylandt

Exploring the hidden history and legacy of Dutch settlers on Long Island.


Trends come and go, and then come right back again

There's a resurgence of typewriters among Gen Z reflecting a growing desire for simplicity, nostalgia, and authenticity in a digital age


A $20,000 burden on working families

The lack of affordable and accessible child care is hitting Long Island families hard. The ABC plan aims to ensure families' access to quality child care and educational opportunities.


Embracing responsibility: a commitment to service

I am committed to being responsive to the concerns of every constituent


A chance to serve the community and make a difference

We may not always, agree but we should respect one another's views.