Polls will be open at Greis Park in Lynbrook from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. on March 19 as candidates vie in the village election. Deputy Mayor Hilary Becker challenges incumbent Mayor Alan Beach. Here's what they had to say about the issues.
Five trustee candidates are vying for two seats in Lynbrook. Polls are open on March 19 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Greis Park. Here's what each candidate had to say about the village's most pressing issues.
New York American Water rates are set to increase again next month, as the third year of the utility’s conservation rate hike begins.
Whenever Chris Stiasen learns about a police officer or a firefighter’s death, he sells doughnuts at Lynbrook-based Doughology to raise funds for the victim’s family. If the deceased were a police officer, he said, he would sell blue-striped doughnuts, and if the victim were a firefighter, he would sell red-striped doughnuts.
Starting in May, Long Island Rail Road commuters will pay more per ride, after the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board voted on Feb. 27 to increase fares. The Lynbrook station is due for repairs, starting in spring.
In 1912, Juliette Gordon-Lowe decided to start an organization for girls to develop leadership skills, and by 1919, Nassau County got its first-known Girl Scout troop in Lynbrook.
The Lynbrook Titans Wrestling program is expanding in its 41st year, as a record 33 children are competing on the travel team and 97 are enrolled overall.
Lynbrook School District administrators presented the Board of Education with their $88 million budget plan for the 2019-20 school year on Feb. 27. If approved, the budget would be 3.33 percent, or about $2.8 million, larger than the district’s 2018-19 spending plan.
Morris Solomon was always interested in the arts.
Rami Malek and Olivia Colman did not just receive Oscars on Feb. 24 — they and everyone else who went to the after party at the 91st annual awards show also brought home Nazia Aibani’s homemade ghee butter.
The Week Ahead
Learn how to make Facebook and Instagram posts for your small business at the East Rockaway Public Library on March 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Celebrate the Lynbrook Public Library’s 90th birthday on March 16 at 2 p.m. with bowling, games and snacks.
Gerald Raffa will showcase the tools that a beekeeper uses such as a suit, a small hive and various other beekeeping articles at the Lynbrook Public Library on March 18 at 6:30 p.m.
Here is the latest crime report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.
The Herald endorses Mayor Alan Beach and New Vision Party Trustees Ann Marie Reardon and Roberto Boccio in Tuesday's election.