Obituary

East Rockaway resident George McDougal dies at 91

East Rockaway resident George A. McDougal died on Nov. 19. He was 91.

Lynbrook/East Rockaway Herald seeks Person of the Year

The Herald is seeking the 2021 Person of the Year.

Lynbrook, East Rockaway to host holiday celebrations

Lynbrook and East Rockaway are each scheduled to get into the holiday spirit with festive celebrations.

Lynbrook Fire Department christens new truck

Members of Engine Company 1 on Carpenter Avenue introduced their new 2021 Spartan pumper fire truck on Sunday.

Voters approve East Rockaway schools bond update

Voters in the East Rockaway School District on Monday approved an update to projects covered by the $27.7 million bond that passed in November 2019. The plans, which will bring no additional cost to taxpayers, were accepted, 117 “yes” votes to 50 “no” selections.

Jerry Kremer

RIP Paul Jackson, renowned South Shore historian

The towns, cities and villages of Long Island have their own recorded and unrecorded histories. Their stories are told by local historians, librarians and historical societies. In many cases . . .

Randi Kreiss

How did you get through? In 50 words or less.

Tell me your story. If you’re reading this, you are living through a deadly pandemic that has killed more than five million people worldwide. So far. If you’re reading this . . .