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Trains continue to chug along at Trainland in Lynbrook

The Long Island Rail Road has been marred with track work and delays over the past few months, but trains have been running on time since the 1970s across from the Lynbrook train station at Trainland.

Lynbrook resident wins lacrosse national championship

A Lynbrook resident and her IGLOO 2023 lacrosse team won the gold medal at the U.S. Lacrosse national championship in the 12 and under division in Richmond, Va. last month.

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East Rockaway junior firefighters participate in training camp

On July 30, members of the East Rockaway Junior Fire Department graduated from Camp Fahrenheit 516, a weeklong training event where they gained hands-on experience in how to fight fires and learned safety protocol at Nassau County Fire Services Academy in Old Bethpage.

Lynbrook resident earns Francis Becker scholarship

Kellenberg Memorial High School graduate and Lynbrook resident Patrick LaRosa will attend Villanova University this fall, and thanks to the Francis J. Becker Scholarship, he was awarded $4,000 toward his education.

Lynbrook resident gets tough to raise Alzheimer’s awareness

Lynbrook resident Paul Felix completed the “Tough Mudder Full Challenge” on July 22 at Old Bethpage Village Restoration to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

The East Rockaway Public Library is hosting a trivia game on Aug. 18 at 3 p.m.

BeyondFab concert in Lynbrook

BeyondFab, a Beatles cover band, will be playing a free concert on Aug. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Greis Park.

Tween service craft at East Rockaway Library

Children in fourth through sixth grade can earn an hour of community service on Aug. 21 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. by making a dog toy to help animals in need.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here are the latest arrest reports for Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

Letters to the Editor: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Nonprofit laws needed for politicians To the Editor: A week ago, another elected New York City official was convicted after trial for embezzling government money from a nonprofit organization, …