News

West End Elementary celebrates 90 years

Generations of past and present students of Lynbrook’s West End School came together for a picnic that marked the schools anniversary of 90 years. Families spread out picnic dinners while …

Firefighters swiftly douse car fire on Merrick Road

The Lynbrook and Rockville Centre Fire Departments teamed up on June 26 to extinguish a car fire on Merrick Road on Lynbrook, on the border of Rockville Centre.

The Week Ahead

June 30 — July 6

Nearby things to do in East Rockaway and Lynbrook this week.

Letters to the Editor: Lynbrook/East Rockaway

Don’t slam Dan To the Editor:  Mayor Bruno Romano’s letter to the editor, “Positive growth in the village,” in last week’s Herald demonstrates how woefully out of touch he and his …

Community News

Pop rocks — in red pants

Grammy-winning musician and songwriter Danny Weinkauf, a Lynbrook native, is preparing to release his second solo album titled, “Red Pants Band,” in July, a smattering of rock, pop and jazz influences which he likened to “listening to your favorite radio station.”

School News

School lead testing bill moves forward

New York lawmakers are pushing forward a bill in the last days of the legislative session that would require school districts to be more vigilant in testing drinking water for lead content. Recent tests of Valley Stream schools’ drinking water revealed traces of lead in Districts 13 and 24 and in the Valley Stream Central High School District, and were swiftly addressed, according to school officials, who see no problems with the pending legislation.

The Week Ahead

June 30 — July 6

Nearby things to do in East Rockaway and Lynbrook this week.