Vietnam veteran and Bay Park resident Joseph Vigotty, 76

Longtime Bay Park resident and Vietnam War veteran Joseph R. Vigotty died on Oct. 4. He was 76.

Herald Neighbors

Lynbrook rowers roar through Oyster Bay

Under the bright early autumn sun, centenarians and master rowers sat in rowboats and paddled through the waters of Oyster Bay on Sept. 24.

Where to vote (early) in Nassau County

Election Day is a little less than four weeks away, but thanks to a series of reforms passed by the State Legislature in January, Nassau County residents can vote during a nine-day period before Nov. …

ER4NC Pub Crawl through East Rockaway raises $10K for hurricane victims

The streets and waterfront of East Rockaway were crowded with crawlers for a cause on Sept. 21 as local group the11518 hosted its fourth annual pub crawl benefitting hurricane victims.

Lynbrook tennis team nets big results with fundraiser

The varsity tennis team at Lynbrook High School raised money for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society on Monday Sept. 23, to help find a cure and aid in medical research for multiple sclerosis — …

Letters to the Lynbrook/East Rockaway Editor

The latest letters to the Lynbrook/East Rockaway Editor focus on water rate hikes and the Legislative District 6 race.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Participants can engage in Chi Gong, an ancient Chinese meditative practice, at the Lynbrook Public Library on Oct. 10 at 10:30 a.m.

East Rockaway alumni brunch

The East Rockaway Alumni Brunch is scheduled for Oct. 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Michael’s Porthole, 92 New St., in Oceanside.

Loops of Love at Lynbrook Public Library

The Lynbrook Public Library hosts Loops of Love on Oct. 16 from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m.