Neighbors took a stop on Marion Street to have a taste of the diverse cultures and traditions from around the world. Marion Street Elementary School’s PTA Diversity Committee spearheaded …
Annie Petraro was tired of seeing mental health needs not being met with the same urgency as physical health so she got together with Michael Krugolets and opened their own nonprofit mental health …
Lynbrook Mayor Alan Beach spoke on the ongoing projects in the village at the yearly luncheon earlier this month. The event, which took place on Feb. 7, was hosted by the Lynbrook Chamber of …
Preschoolers from InterCommunity Nursery School brought back their Winter Wonderland event last month. This yearly event is a showcase for the kids who attend the Lynbrook preschool to perform …
Children from the Elks Lodge sponsored Hoop Shoot traveled from the Lodge level to the District level, to now the regional level. The regional game was held in Islip this year. Austen Chen, from …
A half dozen fire departments responded to a house fire at 579 Scranton Ave. in Lynbrook not long after 2 a.m. on Feb. 20, officials said.
Almost 80 students from the Lynbrook Public School District recently earned the prestigious honor of being selected to represent the district in various All-County performing groups.
Toniann Butler gave a slam-dunk performance on Jan. 23 when she helped kick off a Brooklyn Nets game.
Joseph Cordes was Lynbrook basketball’s biggest supporter. He died unexpectedly on Jan. 17, and now the Hoops Club is honoring his memory the best way they know how — by starting a scholarship in his name.
Cynthia Dorfman (née Breakstone) celebrated a milestone achieved by few — she turned 100 years old. She celebrated alongside her family and the staff at her home of Atria Park in Lynbrook.
In the past couple of weeks, we’ve been getting a lot of something we haven’t seen much of over the past couple of years: snow. So much, in fact, that schools in our communities had no choice but to close. And because of that, we have just one thing to say to our school districts in Nassau County: Thank you for the snow day.
February is American Heart Month, and this is a story about my heart — literally and figuratively. It’s the reason I am where I am today.
Long Island has become the center of New York’s — and the nation’s — political conversation. In recent elections, state and local policies have had an enormous influence on Nassau and Suffolk County campaigns that ultimately played a decisive role in determining control of Congress.
First, the good news. Long Island has consistently been named one of the safest major metropolitan areas in the United States. And in recent years, Nassau County has repeatedly been named the safest county in the nation. Violent crime is down to levels that are among the lowest ever recorded. The Nassau County Police Department is second to none, and we are fortunate to have our law-and-order procedures under the leadership of Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and District Attorney Anne Donnelly, who are tough on crime and willing to enforce our laws to protect the public at the highest levels legally allowed.