Policeman patrolling Lynbrook, East Rockaway named Officers of the Year

New York Elks Lodge No. 1 in Lynbrook hosted its annual Police Officers of the Year ceremony on May 17, and an officer from the Lynbrook Police Department was honored along with a fourth precinct policeman who patrols East Rockaway.

Fourth Battalion Fire District officials and delegates sworn in at annual meeting

At the annual meeting of the Fourth Battalion Fire District, which encompasses the East Rockaway, Lakeview, Lynbrook, Malverne, and Rockville Centre fire departments, the newly elected officers and delegates for the coming year were sworn in.

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5 members of Troop 336 receive Eagle Scout Court of Honor

Five members of Boys Scouts Troop 336 were recognized as Eagle Scouts in a special Court of Honor ceremony at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 17. About 100 people filed into the atria at the library to watch the boys receive the honor.

Lynbrook ousted after winning conference

An outstanding season on the baseball diamond came to a disappointing end for Lynbrook as the Owls dropped a 3-2 heartbreaker to visiting Mepham in a Class A elimination game on May 18.

RVC's Philips House brings the roadshow home

For the fifth year in a row, Antiques Roadshow appraiser and Lynbrook-based auctioneer Philip Weiss lent his expertise to the Philips House Museum for its annual Appraisal Day fundraiser on May 7. …

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Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

On May 27 at 8 p.m., Thunder Road, a tribute band to Bruce Springsteen, will be playing its music at Michael’s Porthole.

Harlem Wizards come to East Rockaway

The Harlem Wizards will be playing at East Rockaway High School at 7 p.m. on May 25.

Knitting for charity at the Lynbrook Public Library

Residents can spend an evening knitting, crocheting or quilting hats, robes and blankets for children and veterans in need at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 31 at 6:30 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Arrests On May 16 at 8:07 a.m. a 33-year-old Elmont man was arrested and charged with unlicensed operator, aggravated unlicensed operator, uninspected vehicle and an open warrant on Sunrise …

A grand opening for the Habana Hut in Lynbrook

About 150 residents and elected officials came out on April 29th as the Habana Hut Station cigar store celebrated its grand opening in Lynbrook.