Introducing Oceanside and Island Park’s commissioner’s task force

Two locals from Oceanside and Island Park were chosen to represent their communities in Nassau County’s police commissioner’s new police task force. Mark Mirsky, a resident from Oceanside, and …

Hunting for eggs in Oceanside and Island Park

Children were on the prowl in Oceanside and Island Park this past weekend for the communities’ respective Easter egg hunts. The kids searched far and wide for the precious, colorful commodities, …

Island Park celebrates peace, love and libraries

Hundreds of residents from Island Park and the surrounding communities flocked to the Island Park Public Library on March 10 for Library Day, an event chock full of activities as well as an …

Peter's Clam Bar is No. 1 in News 12 Food Fight

Peter’s Clam Bar, an Island Park staple since 1939, was rated the number-one restaurant in the News 12 Long Island 2018 Food Fight contest on March 5, garnering more than 21,000 online votes. Last …

Oceanside, Island Park school chiefs respond to security concerns

Following the tragic mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., the superintendents of the Island Park and Oceanside school districts responded to worries of parents …

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park (4/19-4/25)

White elephant sale A white elephant sale is happening at the First Presbyterian Church on April 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be jewelry, household items, linens, books, children’s toys, …

T-Bear is looking for a home

Sweet T- Bear is waiting for her forever home. This 4-year-old terrier mix, has been in a loving foster home with her elderly foster mom for over a year, but she is moving, and T-Bear needs a new …