Sen. Charles Schumer joins mission to have Naval ship named after Irish immigrant, former Lynbrook resident killed in Vietnam

Momentum to get a U.S. Naval ship named in honor of an Irish immigrant and former Lynbrook resident who was killed in Vietnam has gained momentum.

Herald Schools

A happy Homecoming: school spirit shines bright in Lynbrook’s victory

Students, parents and faculty members donned green and gold as they enthusiastically flocked to the Marion Street football field last Saturday for the Owls’ Homecoming game. The festivities …

Herald Neighbors

Lynbrook Atria residents express their gratitude to Nassau County police officers

There was meaning behind every gift that Lynbrook Atria residents put into a care package for Nassau County police officers last week. Lifesavers candies were given because of the lives the officers …

Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce seeks to thrill guests at Expo

The Expo started 28 years ago as a way to promote everything that Lynbrook has to offer. “We wanted to provide something for the community, something for all people,” said Carol Burak, the …

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Interim ERHS principal finds ‘great success’ during first week on the job

Interim Principal Neil Lederer welcomed students and staff back to the East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School on Sept. 5, and said that the first week of classes was “a great success.”

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Long Island Gaelic Athletic Club, Inc. is hosting their second annual family casino night on Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lynbrook Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Managing high blood pressure lecture

The pharmacy team from the Lynbrook CVS will teach attendees how to manage high blood pressure on Sept. 23 at 11 a.m. at the Lynbrook Public Library.

Children’s arts and crafts in East Rockaway

Children between the ages of 3 and 5 can create their own arts and crafts on Sept. 25 at 1:30 p.m. at the East Rockaway Public Library.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest arrest report for Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

Rabbi Andrew Warmflash: Finding joy in helping others this New Year

Rosh Hashanah, the joyous Jewish celebration of the New Year, is followed eight days later by Yom Kippur, a solemn day of fasting and soul-wrenching introspection. What is the connection between …