At 8 years old, Joe Petraro has accomplished more than many people do in a lifetime. He is a twice-published author, has helped the Lynbrook and East Rockaway communities in many ways, and also funded a well in Nigeria to bring clean water to villagers.
The late Alicemarie Bresnihan was a mother figure to many.
Former East Rockaway resident and animal exhibitor Larry Wallach has drawn the ire of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals for his alleged mistreatment of animals.
Nearly 2,500 people gathered in Greis Park Saturday — many decked out in the traditional German lederhosen — to celebrate Oktoberfest and raise money for the Lynbrook Community Chest.
After passage of a $28.9 million bond in 2017, Lynbrook High School’s new wing was recently completed after a year and a half of construction.
East Rockaway came together to celebrate Homecoming on Saturday.
The Lynbrook community came out in full force to celebrate Homecoming Saturday.
Lynbrook is getting set for some “spook-tacular” fun with its inaugural community wide decorating contest and annual Halloween Havoc event.
Following a disappointing 2020 campaign which resulted in relegation, the Lynbrook girls’ soccer team has bounce backed in tremendous fashion this fall. It finished with a 7-3-2 record in Conference A3, and clinched a spot in the Nassau Class A playoffs.
Jason Abelove is challenging Don Clavin for Town of Hempstead supervisor. Ahead of Election Day on Nov. 2, the Herald asked the candidates questions about their goals and issues facing the community.
Race and racism are in the news and on our minds. In response, many thoughtful commentaries have referred to W.E.B. Du Bois and James Baldwin, both of whom, in their day, wrote about the “Negro problem.”
I follow the developments in the political world to keep myself up to date on the issues. Sadly, the more I read, the more I’m convinced that the American political system has been poisoned . . .
It’s the job nobody wants, but when you get a diagnosis of breast cancer, the job is yours.