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Lynbrook swimmers raise money for cancer research at Swim Across America event

On Aug. 1, over 100 people were gathered under the setting sun at the Lynbrook Village Pool in Greis Park. The pool was packed with people swimming laps back and forth, all of them doing so to raise money for cancer research as part of the 9th annual Lynbrook Swim Across America.

Lynbrook summer basketball camp is a slam dunk

Kevin McMahon said basketball is in his blood. It is his passion for the sport that led him and his brother, Mike, to start their own summer basketball camp at Greis Park in Lynbrook.

Lynbrook, East Rockaway villages join sales-tax lawsuit against Town of Hempstead, Nassau County

The board of trustees for Lynbrook and East Rockaway each voted last month to join Freeport Mayor Robert Kennedy’s lawsuit alleging the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County do not provide villages with a fair share of sales-tax reimbursement.

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Students swim, run and bike toward goals in Lynbrook program

On Thursday evenings throughout the summer, 30 middle school-aged students could be found swimming laps in the Lynbrook Village Pool and following it up with hard-working bike rides and running sessions at Greis Park.

Soaking up the summer sun at South Shore Camps in East Rockaway

South Shore Camps recently wrapped up another summer filled with fun activities for students to enjoy in the sun in East Rockaway.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Lynbrook musician Danny Weinkauf and his Red Pants Band return to the Long Island Children’s Museum this week.

Chi Gong in Lynbrook

Come to the Lynbrook Public Library on Aug. 16 to participate in a session of Chi Gong, an ancient Chinese meditative practice that relaxes both the mind and the body.

Tween bagels and movies in East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library will be hosting a movie for children in fourth through sixth grade

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest crime report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.