Herald Neighbors

Love was in the air during wedding vow renewals in Lynbrook

Three couples renewed their vows at the Bristal Assisted Living facility on June 26, as violinist Susan Mitchell played love songs. As part of the ceremony, Rabbi Susan Elkodsi, of the Malverne …

Local libraries gear up for summer challenge

Libraries in Merrick and Bellmore are joining a countywide effort to spice up the summer by inviting residents to participate in the 2019 Nassau Library Tour challenge. All but two of the county’s 54 libraries will participate in a special kind of scavenger hunt.

East Rockaway resident who teaches in Merrick charged with making purchases with stolen debit card

An East Rockaway resident was arrested on June 30 and charged with making purchases with a debit card that she allegedly stole at Lakeside Elementary School in Merrick, where she works as a teacher. …

East Rockaway school officials begin search for new Rhame Avenue Elementary School principal

East Rockaway School District officials are reviewing candidates to take over as principal of Rhame Avenue Elementary School after Erik Walter left the position to accept a job in Rockville Centre.

New-look Lizards a work in progress

The landscape of professional lacrosse has changed, but the goal for the rebuilt New York Lizards remains the same — compete for the Major League Lacrosse (MLL) championship.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Lynbrook, East Rockaway

Students entering sixth through 12th grade can answer simple questions at the Lynbrook Public Library on July 11 at 7 p.m.

Play with robots in Lynbrook

Children ages 5 and up can practice their coding, make a robot and play with kinetic sand at the Lynbrook Public Library on July 12 at 2 p.m., and again at 3 p.m.

Learn about the weather in East Rockaway

Children in kindergarten through third grade can learn about the weather at the East Rockaway Public Library on July 15 at 3 p.m.

Lynbrook DPW workers, sanitation employees respond to fire

On the morning of June 5, employees with Lynbrook’s Department of Public Works were tree-trimming on Blossom Heath when they saw black smoke billowing from the rear area of a house and detached garage on the corner of Blossom Heath and Sherman Street

Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway

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