Herald Neighbors

Thousands attend Lynbrook’s Oktoberfest event

Thousands of residents from Lynbrook and its surrounding areas — some decked in the traditional German lederhosen — flocked to Greis Park on Oct. 5 for the village’s inaugural Oktoberfest event.

Lynbrook vying for conference title

Despite losing eight seniors from a team that went 13-1 and captured the Nassau Conference II-B championship in 2018, the Lynbrook girls’ tennis team is a win away from clinching at least a share of another league title.

Obituary

Vietnam veteran and Bay Park resident Joseph Vigotty, 76

Longtime Bay Park resident and Vietnam War veteran Joseph R. Vigotty died on Oct. 4. He was 76.

Herald Neighbors

Lynbrook rowers roar through Oyster Bay

Under the bright early autumn sun, centenarians and master rowers sat in rowboats and paddled through the waters of Oyster Bay on Sept. 24.

Where to vote (early) in Nassau County

Election Day is a little less than four weeks away, but thanks to a series of reforms passed by the State Legislature in January, Nassau County residents can vote during a nine-day period before Nov. …

Election 2019

Jeffrey Saxon challenges Denise Ford in Nassau County Legislative District 4

Democrat Jeffrey Saxon is challenging incumbent Denise Ford, a Republican, in the Legislative District 4 race. Recently, the Herald sent questions to both candidates on the issues facing their constituents.

Election 2019

Laura Burns challenges William Gaylor in District 6 race

The race for the District 6 Legislator seat began at the end of March when challenger Laura Burns announced her bid against incumbent William Gaylor. The Herald asked both candidates questions …

Election 2019

Siegel challenges Kopel in Nassau County's 7th Legislative District

Incumbent County Legislator Howard Kopel, a Republican from Lawrence, is running for his sixth two-year term. Challenger Debra Siegel, a lawyer, is a Democrat from Rockville Centre.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Families with children of all ages and abilities can participate in spook-tacular Halloween crafting fun at the Lynbrook Public Library on Oct. 17 from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m.

Great give back at East Rockaway Public Library

The East Rockaway Public Library is collecting toiletries and socks to donate to local shelters in Nassau and Suffolk counties on Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Yoga for babies in Lynbrook

Babies ages 6 weeks to pre-walker with their mom, dad or caregiver, will engage in a yoga class at the Lynbrook Public Library on Oct. 23 from 10 to 11 a.m.