East Rockaway starting to grow

The Lady Rocks basketball team is a lot younger than the squad that won 12 games last winter and, at times, that greenness has showed. But as the girls gain more experience and new stars emerge on both sides of the ball, consistent winning could once again become the norm for the program.

Retiring, longtime Lynbrook village employees honored

Two longtime Lynbrook Village employees were honored by Mayor Alan Beach and the board of trustees on Jan. 13 in recognition of their years of service as they prepared to retire.

Lynbrook Fire Department responds to separate car, garage fires

The Lynbrook Fire Department responded to two separate fires on Sunday and Monday. On Sunday, the LFD responded to a garage fire on Wyoming Avenue.  Under the direction of Chief Nick …

Lynbrook hosts a 'hamtastic' donation for residents in need

Becker Realty hosted its annual “Hamtastic” event in December along with Sister Barbara Faber of Our Lady of Peace Church, in Lynbrook.

Lynbrook Junior Fire Department approaching centennial

The year 2019 marked the 40th anniversary of the formation of the Lynbrook Junior Fire Department, part of the Lynbrook Fire Department.

Guest column

Weathering the winter months by staying healthy

With the colder Long Island months upon us, it’s important to remember that as the weather cools, so does body metabolism.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Can you solve the mystery? On Jan. 26 from 1 to 3 p.m., join the Historical Society of East Rockaway and Lynbrook at its 16th annual Tea at the Lynbrook Public Library.

Craft for veterans at East Rockaway Public Library

Adults and teens are invited to the East Rockaway Public Library for a community craft on  Jan. 22 at 6:30 p.m.

Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce dinner

On Thursday Jan. 30, the Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Evening of Excellence at Temple Am Echad, 1 Saperstein Plaza, from 6 to 10 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

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

Neighbors in the News

Kiwanis Club donates emergency kit to Lynbrook Fire Department

New York District Kiwanis Circle K presented Lynbrook EMTS with a pediatric trauma kit on Jan. 5.