Pop’s Wine & Spirits has been sold after more than 70 years as a cornerstone business in Island Park.
Eye-popping, record-breaking performances from freshman quarterback Charlie McKee and senior wideout Jake Lazzaro has defending champion Oceanside back in the Nassau Conference I title game.
It was a solemn day of remembrance at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in Oceanside on Sunday as post members hosted their annual salute to past and present veterans, which was attended by residents, veterans and Boy Scouts troops.
In the wake of the mass shooting that left 11 dead at the Tree of Life Congregation synagogue in Pittsburgh on Oct. 27, hundreds of local residents gathered for a candlelight vigil at the Oceanside Veterans Triangle on Oct. 30.
It was around mile 23, about three hours into his quest to complete the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, that Richard Cohen said he was tempted to slow down. But the vocal support of his wife, Stacey Schwarcz, and his students at Nassau Community College boisterously cheering him on and waving posters from the sidewalk helped propel him to the finish line.
About 300 people flocked to the Coral House in Baldwin on Sunday to support lifelong Island Parker William “Willie” Herbert, who is battling cancer.
Love was in the air at the Oceanside Library on Nov. 3, where Oceanside residents Tricia Balsan, 30, and Steve Schuster, 33, got married.
Neighbors in the News
After dedicating more than four decades of his life to coaching in Oceanside Little League, Mike Levitan’s name will now christen a ballpark in the hamlet he has spent so many years coaching in.
Led by a strong group of senior runners and two other up-and-comers, the Oceanside girls’ cross-country team capped off a successful 2018 season with impressive showings at the big-stage events.
Island Park Mayor Michael McGinty was among seven local officials who recently attended a Town of Hempstead meeting about merging tax collection operations for several municipalities.
The Week Ahead
Head to Oceanside Library Meeting Room 1 for an afternoon of nostalgia on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m.
The Oceanside Interfaith Council's annual Thanksgiving Day dinner is scheduled for Oceanside High School on Thursday, Nov. 22 at 11:30 a.m.