Lynbrook pool opens for the season

Residents from Lynbrook and Rockville Centre can now cool off on a hot summer day in the Lynbrook pool, which opened full-time for the summer on June 18.

Lynbrook Village applies for $10 million revitalization grant

The Lynbrook Village board of trustees voted in favor of applying for a $10 million downtown revitalization initiative grant that will be awarded to one community on Long Island by the New York State Office of Economic Development. The application was due on June 14.

Lynbrook Board of Education approves water main easement amid outcry from residents

“We love Lynbrook, we hate the water though,” Mike Viglielta, who lives at the end of Abrams Street, told the Lynbrook Board of Education on June 14, minutes before the board was set to vote on a resolution to grant New York American Water an easement to replace a water main in the area. The resolution was unanimously approved.

Herald Neighbors

East Rockaway community spirit alive at 48th annual Huckleberry Frolic

Hundreds of residents flocked to Memorial Park on Atlantic Avenue in East Rockaway on a sunny and sizzling Saturday afternoon on June 10 for the 48th annual Huckleberry Frolic. All money raised went to the Grist Mill Museum on Woods Avenue in East Rockaway.

Lynbrook Village attorney: Capri decision could take more than a month

A panel made up of members of the Lynbrook Village board of trustees to determine whether or not the operators of the Capri Lynbrook Motor Inn should have their room-rental licenses revoked could take another month or two to reach a decision.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

C.G. Love the Children Ministry is hosting its second annual Father’s Day dinner and fundraiser on June 17 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 16 Denton Avenue in Lynbrook.

Identity theft lecture

The East Rockaway Public Library will be hosting representatives from Astoria Bank on June 20 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Pre-prom parties

The Villages of East Rockaway and Lynbrook will each host their own pre-prom parties on June 22.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

A report of the latest arrests that occurred in Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

Las Vegas couple pleads guilty to embezzling more than $900K from Lynbrook company

A paralegal from Las Vegas and her husband pleaded guilty on June 6 to stealing more than $900,000 from a Lynbrook construction company.