Volunteers named Lynbrook Man, Woman of the Year

Daniel Ambrosio and Andrea Wong are always helping out their community — whether it’s by coaching local sports teams, serving in the Lynbrook Fire Department or volunteering at Our Lady of Peace, they never pass up an opportunity to lend a hand.

East Rockaway native wins in his professional MMA debut

With about 250 family members and friends in attendance at the Tropicana in Atlantic City, Charlie “The Cannibal” Campbell did not disappoint in his professional mixed martial arts debut.

Teachers, administrators win grants at inaugural reception

Families gathered around tables adorned with green and yellow balloons at the Lynbrook High School cafeteria last Friday for the Excellence in Education Foundation Inc.’s inaugural Grant Recipient …

Becoming 'Hip Hop Mike'

East Rockaway resident's long journey from group home to Hot 97 DJ

East Rockaway resident Mike Turkowitz, a.k.a. “Hip-Hop Mike,” remembers sitting in a group home in the mid-2000s as a teenager and turning to music to help him stay optimistic. It was then that he decided he wanted a career in the industry.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Recreation Department and Long Island Blood Services are co-hosting a blood drive on June 13 from 3 to 7:30 p.m. at 17 John St. Each person who donates is eligible to …

‘Cake Wars’ in East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library is hosting a competition where teams of two have one hour to make the best cake that they can with basic decorating ingredients on June 17 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Lynbrook's Adult Summer Reading Program

The Lynbrook Public Library invites adults of all ages to participate in its annual Adult Summer Reading Program in what is dubbed “A Universe of Stories.”

Guest column

The Lynbrook Police Department strives for safer streets

A guest column from Lynbrook Police Chief Brian Paladino about driving safely in the village.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest arrest report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.