Voters in the East Rockaway School District approved on Thursday a $27.7 million bond to fund upgrades and repairs to all three of school buildings.
More than a week after Election Day, the Hempstead Town supervisor race remains undecided.
George Richard Baroni was stationed with the U.S. Air Force in the Philippines when he was asked to serve as an honor guard for President Dwight Eisenhower when he visited in 1960.
Residents in the Lynbrook, Merrick and North Shore water districts found a letter from New York American Water in their mailboxes during the last week of October, and it wasn’t a water bill. It was a rate increase notice, signed off on by the New York Public Service Commission.
The Nassau County Police Department arrested two people on Oct. 29 and charged them with selling vaping products to minors.
The football rivalry between East Rockaway and Locust Valley is a unique one. The two schools are about as far apart as any in Nassau; the Rocks a little jaunt from the Atlantic, and the Falcons a short distance from the Sound. But, the teams have had some classic regular season contests and a few memorable playoff meetings.
Just days before the country stops to remember its heroes on Veterans Day, 11 local veterans were recognized in a Hall of Honor ceremony at the Lynbrook Public Library on Nov. 2.
The Lynbrook Dance Workshop hosted an open audition for an upcoming film project on Oct. 6.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Friedberg JCC in Oceanside for the Senior Health & Beyond Expo, presented by Mount Sinai South Nassau and hosted by Herald Community Newspapers and RichnerLive on Nov. 3.
The Week Ahead
Temple Am Echad, at 1 Saperstein Plaza, in Lynbrook, is hosting a square dance, featuring renowned caller Jim Emory, at 6:30 p.m.
Participants can engage in a variety of games at the East Rockaway Public Library on Nov. 16. From 2 to 3 p.m.
Attendees can brush up on their skills with knitting and crocheting experts at the Lynbrook Public Library on Nov. 20 from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m.
Here is the latest crime report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.