Herald Neighbors

Student, local artists display their artwork and talents on the East Rockaway waterfront

Zachary Olewnicki was among the many student and local artists displaying their work along the waterfront on Dock Street at the annual East Rockaway Cultural Arts Council Art Walk on May 3 — and even sold several of his original photographs.

Herald Schools

East Rockaway's unified basketball team inspires students

East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School’s unified basketball team continues to inspire players with and without intellectual disabilities.

Lady Rocks seek another L.I. title

East Rockaway softball is headed to the postseason, but the team for the third consecutive year must endure a three-week hiatus before playing a meaningful game.

Lynbrook first responders team up to save mother of 2

Lynbrook first responders joined forces on the morning of April 22 to save the life of a Lynbrook woman who was in cardiac arrest.

Lynbrook Kiwanis Club hosts baby shower for mothers in need

Dozens of baby clothes lined the banister of the staircase in Susan DeSena’s home. In her living room, there were boxes upon boxes of diapers, T-shirts, pajamas and other items.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Adults over the age of 21 are welcome to play bingo at St. Raymond Elementary School, 263 Atlantic Ave. in East Rockaway, on May 19 at 6 p.m. for a $1,000 cash prize.

'Messy Monsters' in East Rockaway

Children between the ages of 3 and 5 are invited to create art featuring projects that are just right for their little hands at the East Rockaway Public Library on May 21 at 1:30 p.m.

Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce Lunch and Learn

The Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a lunch at B Greek Kitchen, 323 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, on May 24 at noon.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest crime report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.