SNCH honors longtime doctor

Dr. Harbhajan Singh is a classic example of someone who has lived the American dream. Emigrating from India to Rockville Centre almost 50 years ago, he became a renowned doctor. On Feb. 10 he was …

Poor boxes broken into at St. Anthony’s Church

Three poor boxes containing donations at Saint Anthony’s Church in Oceanside were found pried open on Monday, according to Nassau County police.

Kaminsky calls for more security at local JCCs

In the wake of nationwide bomb threats to Jewish community centers last month, including one to the Barry and Florence Friedberg JCC in Oceanside, and the evacuations of centers in Albany and Syracuse last week, State Sen. Todd Kaminsky (D-Long Beach) sent a letter to the 4th Precinct requesting added security for the two JCCs in the 9th Senate District.

Snow removal service helps locals through storm

With forecasts early last week projecting a snowstorm to hit the area on Feb. 9, a lifelong Oceansider made sure residents knew he would be willing to help them remove snow.

Costco construction gains steam

Until a few weeks ago, the vacant land in Oceanside’s Oil City contained mostly mounds of dirt. But now, the Costco slated for a spot on the 13-acre parcel has begun to take shape, as residents and businesses wait to see how the big-box retailer will impact the community.

Alleged dealer charged after authorities seize meth packages in Oceanside

An attorney adviser for the Internal Revenue Service was arrested and charged with distributing 500 grams or more of methamphetamine, according to court documents unsealed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York on Wednesday.

Upcoming events in Oceanside/Island Park

Oceanside High School will hold its 25th annual Dawn Delirium Fashion Show on Thursday, March 2 at 7 p.m. in the gym. The event will feature more than 100 students and staff members modeling prom attire, and each year raises money for Dawn Delirium, the school’s drug- and alcohol-free post-prom party. For more events, click the link above.