To address questions and concerns about the planned $176 million Western Nassau Transmission Project, PSEG Long Island held three information sessions last week — including one at the Lynbrook Public Library on May 10 — that were attended by dozens of residents.
The Lynbrook School District's 2018-19 budget was approved by 68 percent of voters on Tuesday.
During most of his adult life, the late Keith Lane rarely left home without two things: a radio to stay connected to the Fire Department and his camera.
Karl Aarseth Jr. did not have many family members, but his friends fondly remember him as a kind-hearted man who had a passion for cars.
A Lynbrook man was sentenced on May 7 to seven months in jail and was ordered to pay more than $128,000 in restitution for impersonating an attorney and stealing more than $100,000 from Brooklyn homeowners.
Dozens of baby clothes lined the banister of the staircase in Susan DeSena’s home. In her living room, there were boxes upon boxes of diapers, T-shirts, pajamas and other items.
Residents gathered at the Lynbrook Public Library on April 24 to share their concerns about crime and quality of life issues in the community as part of the Lynbrook Neighborhood Watch’s spring meeting.
Veterans from across Long Island and New York City sang along to performances of songs such as “Celebration” by Kool & The Gang, “Oh What a Night” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and “Crocodile Rock” by Elton John at the Elks Lodge in Lynbrook last month.
Lynbrook School District officials will have to change the hours of operation for the Kindergarten Center next school year, Superintendent Dr. Melissa Burak announced at a Board of Education meeting on May 2. She said a letter had already been sent out to parents of incoming kindergarten students.
Lynbrook first responders joined forces on the morning of April 22 to save the life of a Lynbrook woman who was in cardiac arrest.
The Week Ahead
Adults over the age of 21 are welcome to play bingo at St. Raymond Elementary School, 263 Atlantic Ave. in East Rockaway, on May 19 at 6 p.m. for a $1,000 cash prize.
Children between the ages of 3 and 5 are invited to create art featuring projects that are just right for their little hands at the East Rockaway Public Library on May 21 at 1:30 p.m.
The Lynbrook Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a lunch at B Greek Kitchen, 323 Merrick Road in Lynbrook, on May 24 at noon.
Here is the latest crime report courtesy of the Lynbrook Police Department.