Art Mattson was paddling his kayak on Aug. 6 in Pearsalls Hassock, a small saltwater marsh connected to Hewlett Bay, when he suddenly stopped to watch as a white egret glided over the water.
In the four months since officials broke ground on Lynbrook High School’s renovation, much progress has been made. The project has been in the works for nearly three years, beginning with the community’s approval in October 2017 of a $28.9 million bond to fund it.
Tropical Storm Isaias rolled across Nassau County Tuesday afternoon with relatively little rain, but with sustained winds in the 30 to 50 mph range, including in Lynbrook and East Rockaway. The storm brought with it gusts in excess of 70 mph, downing trees throughout the region, with some falling on homes.
Campers at Rolling River Day Camp have been getting a rare glimpse of something unexpected this week as a dolphin has been trapped on Mill River in East Rockaway.
As the coronavirus pandemic hit Long Island hard, Lynbrook High School student Benjamin Svartz couldn’t stand idly by. The East Rockaway resident, 15, decided to give back by purchasing and …
Superintendents from the Oceanside, East Rockaway and Baldwin school districts spoke in a virtual forum Aug. 4 about obstacles to opening schools in September.
Lynbrook High School seniors may have faced many obstacles this year, but they still had a chance to celebrate one of the greatest traditions: their high school prom.
Gene Scarpato was a singular, special human being. He was friendly, determined, and tenacious yet humble, while also being community-minded and a great family man. More than anything else, he was one of the kindest people I have ever known. He worked tirelessly for the village with his wife Virginia always at his side.
The Lynbrook Fire Department battled a number of fires at a home on Lakeview Avenue on July 18.
Lynbrook High School students attended their first National Student Leadership Summit, an annual event hosted by the National Federation of State High School Associations.