Rocks win coveted conference crown

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.

Herald Schools

East Rockaway school board proposes $40.2M budget

East Rockaway School District officials adopted a $40,298,143 proposed budget for the 2019-20 school year at last month’s Board of Education meeting. The budget vote is scheduled for May 21 at East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Lynbrook Owl soars toward Long Island Metro lacrosse team

Lynbrook varsity lacrosse defender Lena Weinkauf was named to the Long Island Metro team for the U.S. Lacrosse School Girls’ National Tournament for the second straight year.

East Rockaway village adopts $10.6M budget

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.


East Rockaway resident David Malcolm Shields Jr., 77

East Rockaway resident David Malcolm Shields Jr. died after a long battle with cancer on April 29. He was 77.

Herald Editorial

Vote for Kristin Ochtera, Theresa Devlin in East Rockaway

Though all four candidates bring their own excellent ideas to the Board of Education, Kristin Ochtera and Theresa Devlin are the right choices for the future of East Rockaway.

Herald Editorial

Re-elect William Belmont, Heather Hanson in Lynbrook

Board of Education President William Belmont and Trustee Heather Hanson have diligently served the students of the Lynbrook School District and deserve to be re-elected to the board.

Herald Editorial

Support Lynbrook, East Rockaway school budgets

At a time when district administrators are striving to enhance school safety and increase the quality of programs — while holding the line on taxes — it is as important as ever to support school budgets.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Children of all ages and their caregivers can learn American sign language at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 17 at 10 a.m. Registration is required. For more information, call (516) 599-8630 or …

Learn to social network in Lynbrook

Learn about social networking sites, instant messenger programs, blogs and internet safety at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 18 at 2:30 p.m. Registration is required.

Make an artsy mess in East Rockaway

Children between the ages of 3 and 5 can make art projects at the East Rockaway Public Library on May 20. Registration is required. Please come ready to make a mess. For more information, call (516) …