The Island Park Board of Education made its case for a new bond to pay for major repairs and renovations at Francis X. Hegarty Elementary School and Lincoln Orens Middle School at its Nov. 28 …
Jim Loughran walked down a dim hallway, flanked with video monitors depicting simulated sharks swimming in crystal blue waters, at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, Calif. As he made his way a little further, crew members told him where to stand. Loughran then hit his mark and faced the real sharks — self-made entrepreneurs who double as filthy-rich investors and reality television stars.
“I’m going to say three words,” said Lauren Totaro, national program coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. “The words are apple, table and penny. Can you repeat them back to me?”
Olga Soren, a former resident of Oceanside and Island Park, died on Nov. 23 at age 84, and her children have started collecting money in her name to benefit homebound seniors.
The Island Park school district issued a statement Wednesday afternoon urging parents to “remain vigilant” in protecting children from strangers after a Long Beach High School student said he was approached by a man at a village bus stop.
Nassau County Police are investigating a robbery that took place in Island Park Friday morning at GiGi Moving Company, after the armed unidentified man fled the scene on foot.
The Village of Island Park attorney, Anthony Cornachio, and a Brooklyn couple have been charged in an alleged $1.7 million Medicaid fraud scheme, according to State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.
The state board in control of Nassau County’s finances has ordered County Executive Ed Mangano to devise cost-saving plans of up to $100 million after the Legislature approved a $2.9 billion budget on Oct. 31 without the means to pay for it.
Richner Communications, Long Island’s largest publisher of community media, has acquired the assets of the Gold Coast Gazette, a weekly community newspaper covering the legendary Gold Coast communities on the North Shore of Long Island. The terms of the sale were not disclosed.
Oceanside Middle School hosted a Middle Level Parent Institute on Nov. 5. The institute featured author Rosalind Wiseman and was attended by roughly 200 local parents. It provided valuable resources …
For weeks, electric signs announced that the long-awaited reconstruction of the bridge over Barnum Channel on Long Beach Road would begin on Nov. 14. Then, on the morning of Nov. 14, black tarps were …
Once upon a time, holiday shopping was an experience. Folks carved out entire Saturdays or Sundays and headed to their local downtowns to browse through the retail shops. The experience was fun and quaint. You had lunch at the local diner. Then along came the malls.
Village blesses the crèche The Village of Island Park, including the mayor and trustees, will conduct its annual blessing of the crèche on Friday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. outside Village Hall. All are …