With the help of a $1.75 million donation from the Louis Feil Charitable Lead Annuity Trust, South Nassau Communities Hospital will relocate its cancer program to a centralized comprehensive cancer facility on its main campus in Oceanside.
Six years ago, with no budget, no permits and no rules, Oceanside native Scott Weil set out to produce the film “Once Upon a Superhero” with its writer and director, John M. Kline, in Los Angeles. After several setbacks and a lengthy post-production process, Weil will return home to Long Island when the award-winning film screens at Malverne Cinema on Feb. 21.
In an effort to strengthen its laws against the sale of marijuana in the village, Island Park officials scheduled a public hearing for Thursday, at which Mayor Michael McGinty said he expected the board to vote in favor of stricter regulations.
At a contentious meeting of Oceanside Sanitation District No. 7’s board of commissioners on Feb. 7, Commissioner Tom Lanning asked Chairman John Mannone to step down, citing a decision to fire two long-tenured employees, which Mannone’s detractors claim was done without cause.
The Nassau County Police Department arrested five women in connection with larcenies at four Victoria’s Secret locations, including the store on Long Beach Road in Oceanside.
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, especially if you ask Cory Knopf, a lifelong Oceanside resident and real estate broker at Hal Knopf Realty.
Oceanside girls’ winter track racked up number of achievements this season, highlighted by seven-All County finishes among five girls.
Nicholas Bolognini, an Island Park resident and senior at Long Beach High School, donated a dozen hand-decorated pillowcases to South Nassau Communities Hospital’s Pediatric Department on Feb. 9.
The Hempstead Town Board voted on Feb. 5 to table the hiring of an outside consultant to audit the Town Building Department. The roughly $155,000 measure was intended to offer recommendations on how …
The Island Park Civic Association recognized local veterans and donated to Building Homes for Heroes at its 10th annual Love Your Troops Valentine’s dinner-dance fundraiser on Saturday.
The Week Ahead
EGP Restaurant hosts a new book-discussion program in partnership with Oceanside Library on Feb. 26 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Jews across the country will celebrate the 23rd Annual Shabbat Across America on March 1. South Shore Jewish Center hosts its own celebration, including a dinner catered by Lido Kosher Deli at 6:45 p.m.