Enjoying Valentine’s Day together for 51 years

On a cold December day in 1966, Judy Ber, then 20, smiled, as she dipped one of her hands into a white knit-glove and noticed that it fit perfectly. She recounted that she then said, “thank …

Lynbrook board rejects 10 percent increase to fees for village pool admission

The Lynbrook village board discussed and  ultimately rejected  a 10 percent increase to membership fees for the Village Pool for 2020 at its Feb. 3 meeting.

Lynbrook officials announce that National Grid will reimburse residents, business owners impacted by moratorium

In the aftermath of a controversial gas moratorium that impacted new businesses and residents from receiving natural-gas hookups from National Grid, the utility is reimbursing its customers who were impacted.

East Rockaway schools join Rockville Centre Behavioral Health Center

The East Rockaway School District has joined a partnership with Rockville Centre and several other districts in Northwell Health’s new Behavioral Health Center. The facility helps students find care for any crises they may be facing. 

Malverne grinds past East Rockaway

There wasn’t much in terms of style points, or any points for that matter, but an important victory for Malverne nonetheless in its quest to qualify for the Nassau Class B girls’ basketball playoffs.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Casey Carle, “Bubble-ologist,” will present his amazing bubble show filled with humor and skill appealing to every age at the Lynbrook Public Library on Feb. 19 at 11 a.m.

Yoga for all in East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library hosts yoga for all on Feb. 18 from 6:15 to 7:15 p.m.

Family bingo at East Rockaway Public Library

The East Rockaway Public Library hosts family bingo on Feb. 19 at 7 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest crime and arrest report courtesy the Lynbrook Police Department.