Charlie “The Cannibal” Campbell says his focus will be locked on one man when he makes his professional mixed martial arts debut at the Tropicana in Atlantic City later this month — the one standing directly across from him in the Octagon, the one who wants to inflict pain on him.
Voters approved the East Rockaway School District's $40.2 million budget for 2019-20 and elected challengers Kristen O'Hagan and Peter McNally to the Board of Education over fellow challenger Theresa Devlin and incumbent Kristin Ochtera.
Alex Dinelaris Jr. recalled that when he was a child, he often snuck across Maxwell Street in East Rockaway into the Criterion Theatre, where he watched a movie on repeat for hours. Now, at age 51, the Academy Award-winning screenwriter is returning to his roots for his directorial debut.
On Easter Sunday, nurse Shyvonne Allen-Ibitoye went to see a movie about a superhero in Lynbrook with her son, but ended up becoming a hero in real life.
Lynbrook School District officials will soon award contracts for some of the projects that will be covered by the $28.9 million bond that voters approved in October 2017, which will fund many upgrades and repairs at all of the district’s buildings.
Veterans in Lynbrook and East Rockaway are gearing up to commemorate Memorial Day with festivities, parades and ceremonies this weekend.
The baseball program at East Rockaway High has enjoyed a multitude of success throughout its history. In fact, just a year ago the Rocks captured county, Long Island, and regional titles, and advanced to the state semifinals.
With Memorial Day being the unofficial start of summer, the Lynbrook village pool will be open this weekend, starting on Saturday at 10 a.m., and will also be open Sunday and Monday.
The Nassau Class C girls’ lacrosse playoff bracket is starting to strongly resemble that of last spring, although North Shore would like to make some changes moving forward.
The Village of East Rockaway board of trustees adopted a $10.6 million 2019–20 budget with a $7.9 million tax levy on April 22.
The Week Ahead
Brian Stoll will divulge the secret to taking pictures and gathering autographs from today’s biggest Broadway stars at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 23 at 7 p.m.
Lynbrook and East Rockaway will each host Memorial Day parades this week.
Get your questions answered about your e-reader, tablet or smartphone at the East Rockaway Public Library on May 28 at 6:30 p.m.
A guest column from Lynbrook Police Chief Brian Paladino about driving safely in the village.