To address questions and concerns about the planned $176 million Western Nassau Transmission Project, PSEG Long Island held three information sessions last week — including one at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 10 — that were attended by dozens of residents.
Voters approved the East Rockaway School District's budget by 67 percent, and Dom Vulpis was elected to the Board of Education over Theresa Devlin, 689 votes to 400.
During most of his adult life, the late Keith Lane rarely left home without two things: a radio to stay connected to the Fire Department and his camera.
Karl Aarseth Jr. did not have many family members, but his friends fondly remember him as a kind-hearted man who had a passion for cars.
A two-year, $19 million transformation of the former Long Island American Water Corp. building into a Northwell Health Physicians Partners multi-specialty practice is close to completion.
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.
East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School’s unified basketball team continues to inspire players with and without intellectual disabilities.
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 joined forces on the morning of April 22 to save the life of a Lynbrook woman who was in cardiac arrest.
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
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.
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.
The Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a lunch at B Greek Kitchen, 323 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, on May 24 at noon.
Here is the latest crime report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.