With the sixth anniversary of Hurricane Sandy ap- proaching, funding was recently announced for Phase 2 of a three-part, $40 million mitigation project in Island Park, which will include an overhaul of the village’s storm drainage system and municipal bulkheads.
“This is where people are receiving help, and we comply with the rules,” said Karen Vasquez, a client at the Ocean-side Counseling Center, after she was informed that some parents are concerned because the clinic is next door to the Ocean-side Kindergarten Center.
Lying in his window-side hospital bed at South Nassau Communities Hospital, Harbor Isle resident Michael Ostrander at-tempted to update his neighbors on Facebook about his condition. “I have …
In 2014, New York joined the 30 states in the union that have legalized marijuana use for medicinal purposes, allowing doctors to prescribe it and its derivatives for ailments ranging from epilepsy …
“When you go through something like Hurricane Sandy, it makes you want to help others, and that makes you feel good about yourself,” said Saoirsie Marx, 13, after running back from delivering a …
On Oct. 3, the Nassau County legislature’s Rules Committee approved a $25 million legal settlement with the family of an Oceanside woman who was severely injured in a car accident in 2007, when she was 17.
Alex Frondelli recalled that his passion for music began when he was 2 years old and sat behind his father’s drum set for the first time.
The Cumberland Farms gas station and convenience store in Oceanside is getting a facelift, which might relieve some of its traffic flow, too.
For more than a decade, 81-year-old Renee Klein, a longtime Oceanside resident, has organized an annual charity fundraiser in honor of her late husband Bernard, benefitting more than 40 different charities throughout the years, and raising thousands.
“This is a place for dogs, where they get to be dogs,” said Courtney Sills, an employee of Island Park’s Hounds Town USA, before she ran out back to be greeted by a sea of assorted hounds, …
the week ahead
The Island Park Public Library is hosting a karaoke party in their Community Room on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
The Island Park Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 68th Annual Awards Dinner Dance at the Bridgeview Yacht Club at 80 Waterfront Blvd., in Island Park on Oct. 17 from 6 to 10 p.m.
The Temple Avodah Men’s Club invites all adults 21 and over to learn and practice Texas Hold ’Em without betting any money.