Lynbrook’s Peter Ledwith dies at age 84

Peter Ledwith, former Lynbrook village trustee and attorney, died in his home on June 27, surrounded by his family.

See photos! East Rockaway High School seniors graduate

The East Rockaway High School class of 2024 celebrated their final moments as seniors at their graduation ceremony last week.

See photos! Lynbrook High School class of 2024 graduates

The sun was shining down on Lynbrook High School seniors, as they became the newest generation of high school graduates.

Students dress up for East Rockaway's Pre-Prom Parade

Mayor Gordon Fox and the East Rockaway Village Board brought back the annual East Rockaway Pre-Prom Parade last week.

American Legion wants more veterans to join the organization

Lynbrook’s American Legion Post 335 is looking for more veterans to join. 

Columnist

In a medical emergency, we were in experts’ hands

We should be grateful to the medical profession, and diligent and attentive to our individual health.

Columnist

If you like horror stories, read Project 2025

Project 2025 is a 922-page manifesto created by the Heritage Foundation. It has been described as a road map for any new Trump administration. It outlines, agency by agency, the federal programs and projects that should be eliminated, and what the policies of a second Trump administration would be.

Editorial

The key to safe swimming? Paying attention.

Swimming pools are supposed to be places of joy, not tragedy. They offer respite from the summer heat, host family gatherings and are a place for those of all ages to play and exercise — but they also present significant potential dangers, especially for younger children and inexperienced swimmers.

Columnist

Only our police officers should be doing police work

Although I have been involved with many aspects of the criminal justice system during my legal career as a Queens County assistant district attorney and as a private practitioner, the academy was an eye-opening and enlightening experience that I believe would give any Nassau resident vital insights into the daily activities of our law enforcement professionals.