Valiant veterans honored in Lynbrook, East Rockaway ceremonies

On the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, veterans, residents and elected officials gathered in Lynbrook and East Rockaway on Sunday to commemorate Veterans Day.

Comics convention will benefit Bethany Congregational Church in East Rockaway

When East Rockaway firefighters realized that their firehouse on Main Street was not large enough to function as a relief center after Hurricane Sandy, Pastor Mark Lukens volunteered to use Bethany Congregational Church as a gathering place.

East Rockaway falls to CSH in semis

Two touchdowns in a span of 2:30 in the fourth quarter allowed Cold Spring Harbor to pull away from East Rockaway for a 34-22 victory in a Nassau Conference IV football game played in a steady rain last Friday afternoon at Hofstra.

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Restorative Therapy and Nursing in Lynbrook salutes veterans

Patients at Lynbrook Restorative Therapy and Nursing waved American flags, sang patriotic songs and thanked their fellow veterans at the nursing facility’s Veterans Day celebration on Nov. 12.

Cornerstone at Lynbrook public hearing that was set for Monday is postponed

A public hearing scheduled for Monday where a developer was to present ideas for an apartment complex and parking garage for downtown Lynbrook has been postponed, Mayor Alan Beach confirmed.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Plaza Theatrical Productions will perform “Pinkalicious,” a musical about what happens when a pink-loving enthusiast develops Pinkitis — an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe.

Look to the night sky in Lynbrook

View the many wonders of the night sky and learn about Lynbrook Public Library’s Hank Memorial Telescope at the library on Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.

STEAM activities in East Rockaway

Kids in kindergarten through third grade are welcome to make crafts and conduct science experiments at the East Rockaway Public Library on Nov. 20 at 4 p.m.