East Rockaway, Lynbrook school districts ready for 2017-18 budget hearings

The Lynbrook School District will host its budget hearing on May 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the high school. East Rockaway's budget hearing is scheduled for May 9 at 7 p.m. at the high school.

Herald Neighbors

Fundraiser nets over $5K for East Rockaway High School's Keith Lane scholarship

A garage sale fundraiser was held at the Main Street Firehouse in East Rockaway on April 15 and netted over $5,000 for the Keith Lane Visual Arts & Media Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to an East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School student who is pursuing a college degree in media.

Herald Schools

Skills and Achievement Program helps East Rockaway students with disabilities gain job experience

Students in the East Rockaway School District are gaining work experience through a skills and achievement program in which the district teams with local businesses to provide on-site job training for disabled students.

East Rockaway dips below .500

South Side junior battery mates Mary Macre and Emma Wagner combined to go 5-for-6 and had three RBIs apiece to help Lady Cyclones put up crooked numbers in four consecutive innings last Saturday and avenge an early season defeat to East Rockaway with a convincing 15-3 home victory in a Conference ABC-II softball game.

Lynbrook Fire Department swears in new chief, assistants

Fifty years after his grandfather became an outgoing chief with the Lynbrook Fire Department, Carl Lengel was sworn into the position on April 18.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Charles Bibbs, Verna Hart, Anthony Armstrong and James Denmark will be displaying and selling their original artwork on April 29 and April 30 at Mavruk Décor in Lynbrook.

Book sale

The East Rockaway Public Library will be holding its annual book sale from April 29 through May 4.

Community craft night

The East Rockaway Public Library will be holding a community craft night on May 3 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The latest arrests and crimes in Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

Letters to the Editor: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Recognizing Lynbrook students’ journalistic excellence Recognizing Lynbrook students’ journalistic excellence To the Editor: Congratulations to the student staff of Lynbrook High …