After 40 years as a custodian in East Rockaway, Miguel Soto called it a career in July, but there is one item he may return to the high school to retrieve.
With Election Day less than three weeks away and amid a push from Lynbrook and East Rockaway school officials to put an end to voting in schools, two bills in the State Senate would eliminate the practice.
A West Hempstead man was arrested in Lynbrook on Wednesday for driving a “special needs” victim while he was carrying marijuana.
Sixteen months after their honeybee hive was destroyed, a Lynbrook couple is stinging back against village officials with a $5 million lawsuit.
For the second time in a week, a public hearing on a proposal to develop a luxury 200-unit apartment complex and a 400-space parking garage in downtown Lynbrook was postponed, though a community open house is also in the works.
Beanbags flew through the air on Sept. 29 as Reel hosted its inaugural cornhole tournament to benefit Ethan and the Bean, a nonprofit that helps train and employ people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
An open house where a developer will speak with community members about a proposed apartment complex and parking garage for downtown Lynbrook is scheduled for Oct. 22.
Amy Ezagui said she was shocked when she visited her son’s second-grade classroom on Sept. 17 for Marion Street School’s Meet Your Teacher Night, and saw how 24 students had to cram into a small classroom.
East Rockaway Deputy Mayor Theresa Gaffney was one of 11 women honored as a Woman of Distinction by Assemblywoman Melissa Miller on Oct. 7 at the Oceanside Library.
Nearly 30 residents gathered at the Lynbrook Public Library on Oct. 3 to learn how to administer naloxone as part of the Lynbrook Neighborhood Watch’s fall meeting — which was its third gathering since it re-formed in the summer of 2017.
The Week Ahead
The East Rockaway Public Library is hosting a book sale from Oct. 20 through Oct. 25.
Jacqui Palatnik will be teaching a beginner or refresher canasta class at the Lynbrook Public Library on Oct. 22 from 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Grand Master Gene Percebal is leading a safety and self-defense class to teach women how to effectively learn how to handle sexual assault at the East Rockaway Public Library on Oct. 23 at 6:30 p.m. …
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — Picture this: 40 years of swimming 2.4 miles, while being inadvertently kicked, punched, elbowed and slapped. Forty years of biking 112 miles with the Hawaiian heat Gods pulling your body through physical agony. And 40 years of running a 26.2-mile marathon with this left in the body’s reserve tank — nothing.
Lynbrook School District Superintendent Dr. Melissa Burak said she contacted the Fifth Precinct of the Nassau County Police Department after Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order that expanded the right to vote to individuals on parole, including those convicted of sexual offenses.