East Rockaway school officials prep for $27.7M bond vote

The East Rockaway Board of Education met on Oct. 23 for the last time before the public will vote on a $27.7 million bond referendum to fund re-pairs and upgrades at the district’s three schools on Nov. 14.

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Valiant veterans honored in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Just days before the country stops to remember its heroes on Veterans Day, 11 local veterans were recognized in a Hall of Honor ceremony at the Lynbrook Public Library on Nov. 2.

Lynbrook Dance Workshop hosts successful open audition for film

The Lynbrook Dance Workshop hosted an open audition for an upcoming film project on Oct. 6.

Lynbrook rises to second place

The Lynbrook girls’ volleyball team returned to the playoffs in 2019 after a more-than-respectable second-place finish in a tough conference.

Family fun for all at Rolling River Day Camp in East Rockaway's Fall Fest

Rolling River Day Camp hosted its 23rd annual Fall Festival on Oct. 19, when the campgrounds were bustling with energy as nearly 2,000 people took part in some fall fun.

Letters to the Lynbrook/East Rockaway Editor (Nov. 7-13)

This week's letters to the Lynbrook/East Rockaway Editor focus on Veterans Day and the upcoming East Rockaway School District bond vote.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Participants can engage in Chi Gong, an ancient Chinese meditative practice that uses slow graceful movements and breathing techniques to enhance the immune system at the the Lynbrook Public Library,

Pre-school story time in Lynbrook

Children ages 3 to 5 with a caregiver, can engage in stories, songs and felt board activities that encourage development of early literacy skills in young children at the Lynbrook Public Library on Nov. 7 from 1:15 to 1:45 p.m.

Nursery rhyme story time in East Rockaway

Children ages 10 weeks to pre-walkers with a caregiver, will be introduced to the East Rockaway Public Library in a 30-minute program, filled with rhymes, movement activities, stories and music, on Nov. 8 from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m.