Herald Neighbors

Flowers by Mike sprouts up in Oceanside

A new business is about to sprout in Oceanside as Mike Graham’s Flowers by Mike business is set to open this week at 221 Merrick Road.

Oceanside residents raise concerns over severe road conditions

On a daily basis, Oceanside resident Rita Paragas’s home violently shakes because of trucks driving along South Long Beach Road — between Foxhurst and Merrick roads. Paragas is one of many people in the community calling on the county to fix the road.

Oceanside eyes playoff push

Oceanside responded to a pair of close league losses to stay within range of reaching the Class AA boys’ basketball playoffs for a second straight season.

Crime watch: Oceanside, Island Park

Here is the latest crime report for Oceanside/Island Park, courtesy the Nassau County Police Department.

Herald Neighbors

Oceanside CYO basketball nets tournament win

Eight seconds remained in the finals of the annual St. Agnes Christmas basketball tournament when Oceanside’s Keaton Levine got the ball and heaved what proved to be the game-winning shot.

Editorial

Challenges ahead for Democratic Senate

As New York Democrats look ahead to two years of majority control of the State Senate — and the Assembly and the governor’s mansion — they should also remember the past and learn from their predecessors’ mistakes.

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce New Year Reception

Join the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce as they ring in the new year at Kombert Caterers at Temple Avodah on Jan. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m.