Island Park Board of Education seeks to install gates on Francis X. Hegarty Elementary School fences

Following controversial plans to bolster the fencing surrounding Lincoln Orens Middle School, Island Park’s Board of Education revealed that it is giving the same treatment to Francis X. Hegarty …

A mother’s love blooms in Island Park

“Mother’s Day is our number-one biggest holiday,” said Doris Gralitzer of the eponymously named Doris the Florist in Island Park, adding that it was even bigger than Valentine’s Day for her …

Proposed Island Park school budget stays under tax cap

Island Park Schools’ board of trustees has adopted its proposed budget for the 2018-19 school year, and for the second year in-a-row has managed to keep its tax levy increase under the state …

D’Esposito introduces child drug safety program

Spurred in part by a study that linked the increased use and abuse of prescription opioids to a rise in pain-pill related poisonings among young children, Town Councilman Anthony D’Esposito …

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Preventing overdoses The Oceanside Fire Department and Assemblywoman Melissa Miller will be at the Oceanside Library on June 21 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. teaching guests how to administer naxalone or …