Longtime Lynbrook village attorney retires after 41 years

After writing 230 local laws into action and dedicating 41 years of service to Lynbrook, Village Attorney Peter Ledwith is retiring.

'Rockaway' cast hopeful for sunny reception

Local director's film about East Rockaway to make Florida premiere

Local writer and director John J. Budion’s coming-of-age film “Rockaway” is set to make its Florida premiere at the Sunscreen Film Festival on April 28.

East Rockaway defeats Lynbrook

Throwing for the fourth time in six days had no negative effect on East Rockaway’s Emily Chelius as the junior hurler shutdown visiting Lynbrook last Saturday afternoon with a one-hit, 18-strikeout performance to lead a 4-1 victory in a Nassau Conference III/IV softball crossover game.

Pillars of East Rockaway community honored with dedication event

Dozens of residents and elected officials came out to celebrate the lives and achievements of two fixtures in the East Rockaway community as a baseball field and the recreation center were named in their honor on April 9.

East Rockaway students kick out the competition in karate tournaments

Two Centre Avenue students won gold medals in karate at the Junior International Cup and at the U.S. Karate Open on the weekend of March 30.

Herald neighbors: Guest column

A heart-felt thank you: 730 days of unending gratitude

Seven hundred and thirty days. Twenty-four months. There have been 1,051,200 minutes that I am alive because of a stranger. A stranger that I will never get to thank.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

American Security Shredding will be at the East Rockaway Public Library parking lot to shred important and sensitive documents on April 21 at 10 a.m.

The Karpenteers concert in Lynbrook

The Karpenteers, a Carpenters cover band, will be performing at the Lynbrook Public Library on April 21 at 2:30 p.m.

How to navigate the healthcare system lecture in East Rockaway

Nicole Christensen, founder and CEO of Care Answered, will be at the East Rockaway Public Library on April 26 at 6:45 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

A 30-year-old from West Hempstead was arrested on April 11 at 6:32 p.m. and charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance (cocaine and heroin) and failure to stop at a stop sign on …