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Lynbrook firefighters extinguish brush fire

The Lynbrook Fire Department responded to a brush fire behind a home off Ocean Avenue on July 11.

Town of Hempstead officials, Mount Sinai South Nassau administrators visit Bay Park to announce summer sunscreen initiative

Town of Hempstead officials and Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital in Oceanside have partnered to implement complimentary sunscreen dispensers at town-operated beaches and pool complexes.

Lynbrook Fire Department to host concert benefitting wounded warriors

Lynbrook Fire Department Chief John Donald recently announced that Lynbrook’s volunteers will once again host their annual Concert for Wounded Warriors to benefit Nassau County Firefighters Operation Wounded Warrior on Sept. 25 from 4 to 10 p.m. at Greis Park.

New York American Water to repair water main in Lynbrook

New York American Water is investing $260,000 to replace 820 feet of aging water main with a new eight-inch ductile iron main along Lancaster and Bristol streets in Lynbrook. The project will also replace 20 company-owned service lines and a fire hydrant.

Obituary

Former Lynbrook Village Justice John O'Connor dies at 93

Former Lynbrook village justice John O’Connor died on June 21. He was 93.

Op-Ed

Climate change is here — and it’s uglier than we thought

The New York Times published a number of articles on July 10 on the impact of climate change on our lives today. Collectively, they were frightening . . .

Randi Kreiss

Humble pie is back on the White House menu

We’re in the midst of a global reset in the wake of a pandemic that has humbled us all, reminding us how quickly a microscopic virus can send us hurtling off the rails.