Positive start for Lynbrook

The Mike Palumbo era could not have gotten off to a better start for the Lynbrook girls’ soccer team. For the second straight season, the Lady Owls won their season opener over Valley Stream North, this time by a 5-1 score in a non-league match on Sept. 5.

Lynbrook firefighters extinguish car fire

The Lynbrook Fire Department responded to a car fire on Sunrise Highway near Denton Avenue on Saturday at 11:15 p.m.

Herald Neighbors

East Rockaway couple stays young and fit with walking ritual

With her arms rapidly pumping back and forth by her side, hands in fists, Subhadra Shah, 80, picked up speed, as she walked down her block, with her husband, Anirudh Shah, 85, following closely behind her, in a similar way.

Revamped Molloy eager for fresh start

An influx of talented and experienced transfers will look to help Molloy’s men’s soccer program get back on a successful path following a rough 2018 that produced just two wins in 17 games.

Lynbrook, East Rockaway rabbis in favor of law that would teach students about hate

In response to several instances of hate crimes and anti-Semitism in the U.S., New York lawmakers recently announced legislation aimed at ensuring that “students are taught the hateful intolerance of the swastika and noose” and other symbols of hatred in order to educate them about the history of those symbols.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Martin Rosen leads a talk at the Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre about his friend, Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal

'A Taste of East Rockaway'

The East Rockaway Village Pride Party is hosting a Taste of East Rockaway fundraiser on Sept. 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. along Main Street, with proceeds going to businesses damaged by a recent fire.

Stars & Stripes Festival in East Rockaway

East Rockaway’s annual Stars & Stripes Festival is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 13 through Sunday, Sept. 15.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Here is the latest arrest report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.

Letter to the Lynbrook/East Rockaway Editor

A letter to the Editor about an upcoming event in Lynbrook to support wounded warriors.