New York American Water announced on Monday that South Shore customers’ high water bills are the result of a recently approved conservation rate coupled with increased summer usage.
For "Rockaway" writer-director John J. Budion, winning Best Feature Film and Best Director honors at the Long Beach International Film Festival last weekend, before an audience that included family members and friends, was beyond anything he could have imagined, he said.
After a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, business owners across Nassau County are calling for state legislation that they say would level the playing field between in-state and out-of-state online retailers.
A contractor who scammed Nassau and Suffolk county Hurricane Sandy victims out of hundreds of thousands of dollars for home repairs he never completed was sentenced to five years probation in Suffolk County Criminal Court on Tuesday.
The frustration was evident in Lynbrook Village Trustee Mike Hawxhurst’s voice at a meeting on July 16, when he addressed a request from the Village of Rockville Centre that PSEG Long Island use an alternative route for the Western Nassau Transmission Project. The route would enhance Rockville Centre’s electric system, but impact more Lynbrook roads.
The board of trustees for Lynbrook and East Rockaway each voted last month to join Freeport Mayor Robert Kennedy’s lawsuit alleging the Town of Hempstead and Nassau County do not provide villages with a fair share of sales-tax reimbursement.
On Thursday evenings throughout the summer, 30 middle school-aged students could be found swimming laps in the Lynbrook Village Pool and following it up with hard-working bike rides and running sessions at Greis Park.
South Shore Camps recently wrapped up another summer filled with fun activities for students to enjoy in the sun in East Rockaway.
Ally Fitzgerald became the first Lynbrook wrestler to earn a national title in a North Dakota tournament last month.
The Lynbrook Atria recently hosted its annual Chef Showdown.
The Week Ahead
Last Hope Animal Rescue is hosting a dinner to raise funds for its feral cat programs at Levittown Hall.
Babies under 18 months old are invited to the East Rockaway Public Library for some fun board games, books and other activities.
Dr. Esther Fogel will be giving a lecture at the Lynbrook Public Library focused on symptoms and causes of hearing loss.
Here is the latest crime report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.