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.

Denton Homestead in East Rockaway considered for town landmark status

The Denton Homestead, currently located on Denton Avenue in East Rockaway, has been a pillar of the community since it was first built in 1795 as a tavern for seafarers. Now, the Town of Hempstead is considering awarding it with town landmark status.

Village of Lynbrook’s 2018 budget to surpass $40 million for first time

The tentative 2018 budget for the Village of Lynbrook is $40,723,384 — marking the first time the village has ever had a budget above $40 million.

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.

East Rockaway Firehouses to host recruitment open house

The East Rockaway Fire Department will host a RecruitNY Open House this Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon at four of its firehouses and its headquarters. The event will be held at the Liberty Hose Co. …

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 …