Herald Neighbors

Never forget: Lynbrook, East Rockaway commemorate 9/11

Residents of Lynbrook and East Rockaway gathered on Sept. 11 to reflect and remember the victims of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, in somber ceremonies.

Lynbrook trying to find identity

The 2018 season started on a positive note and ended strong, but it was a midseason goal-scoring drought that sealed Lynbrook’s fate on the soccer pitch. The Owls, who were unbeaten in their final three matches, finished with an overall record of 4-5-2 and again fell short of a postseason berth.

Lynbrook Fire Department fights fierce late-night attic fire

Lynbrook firefighters responded to a late night house fire on Durland Road on Sept. 10 at 11:49 p.m.

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.

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

Singer/songwriter Kirsten Thien will perform select songs from Ida Cox, Ma Rainey, Alberta Hunter and Bessie Smith as well as a few of her original contemporary Blues songs at the Lynbrook Public Library on Sept. 21

Krafty kids at East Rockaway Public Library

Children in kindergarten through third grade can participate in story time and make a craft to take home at the East Rockaway Public Library on Sept. 24 from 4 to 4:45 p.m.

One-day sale at Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre

The Hewlett-East Rockaway Jewish Centre hosts a one-day sale on Sept. 22 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

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