Veterans of Foreign Wars 235 Merrick Rd, Lynbrook, NY11563 The Veterans of Foreign Wars organization was established in 1899 by veterans returning home from the Spanish-American…More war. The organization has grown immensely over the last 100 years, with posts and locations all over the country. The Lynbrook branch is located on Merrick Road, and its meetings are held monthly. The hall is also available for rentals.
Wars Auto Repair 164 Hempstead Ave, West Hempstead, NY11552 Wars Auto Repair will do oil changes, tune-ups, brake check, inspections and more. Suspension specialists, these…More licensed mechanics also do shocks and struts. The garage opens early in the morning and closes late at night.
Chester A. Reese Veterans Memorial Park Utterby Rd & Church St, Malverne, NY11565 Located near the Malverne train station, this park includes several park benches, walking paths and a gazebo. It was…More named after Chester A. Reese, a World War I veteran and recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross. In the park, residents will find tributes to local veterans, including a Malverne Honor Roll dedicated to local Veterans of Foreign Wars, and memorial plaques on the benches. There is also a special area that pays tribute to those who perished on 9-11.
Harris Field Lexington Ave & Hempstead Ave, Malverne, NY11565
Harris Field comprises a baseball diamond, a playground and a basketball court. The Malverne Little League uses this…More park as its home playing field for many baseball and softball games. During league games, volunteers operate Mike and Sparky's Place, a refreshment stand located near the baseball diamond.</p>
<p>The field is named after William Harris, who served as mayor of the village of Malverne in the 1940s during WWII. Harris was known for creating the Malverne War Council and encouraging support of the U.S.O. and Red Cross, and when the war ended, he focused on improving recreational facilities in the village.</p>
Malverne Village Hall 99 Church St, Malverne, NY11565 When Malverne became an incorporated village in 1921, a village hall was created on the second floor of an office…More building in the middle of town, which now houses a branch of Bank of America. After World War II, a beautiful Village Hall was erected not far from the center of town, where it stands today. Located inside are the mayor's office, the building department, the village court and meeting spaces. Residents can come here to get permits for parking, building and even hosting block parties. Village Board and Architectural Review meetings are held here each month, and community groups such as seniors, the Malverne Little League, the Youth Board, and the Girl Scouts gather here often.