The New York State Senate passed a bill on Feb. 11 that would prohibit the Long Island Power Authority from receiving tax refunds from local municipalities for its properties, including the E.F. Barrett Generation Station in Island Park.
After a rash of anti-Semitic incidents on Long Island and across the country, Temple Avodah is hosting a Shabbat Across America dinner for the first time in years, while the South Shore Jewish Center will continue with the annual tradition.
After the flu-related deaths of nearly 70 children across the country and increased cases in Nassau County, doctors are warning about an “epidemic.”
Only days before the death of an Oceanside High School senior last weekend, the school district announced a partnership with Rockville Centre and several other districts in Northwell Health’s new Behavioral Health Center. The facility helps students find care for any crises they may be facing.
The Oceanside Sanitation District No. 7 board of commissioners is mulling a future tax cut after announcing that they had a $589,000 surplus from their 2019 budget and a legal settlement.
New York American Water is investing $700,000 to install a new water main along Bennett Street, Lindbergh Avenue and Byrd Street in Oceanside.
Herald Community Newspapers is seeking 2020 and summer interns for our 18 community-based publications that stretch across Nassau County’s South Shore, from Valley Stream to Seaford, and Long …
The Island Park Civic Association hosted its 11th annual Love Your Troops Valentine’s Dinner Dance at Bridgeview Yacht Club on Feb. 8.
Herald in the classroom
In John Messina’s physical education classes, Oceanside Middle School students are on their feet — and sometimes, their hands — for the whole class period.
A season removed from losing 18 players, a more veteran Hofstra men’s lacrosse team is fueled for a turnaround.
The Week Ahead
Oceanside Lutheran Church hosts a mozzarella cheese making demonstration and tasting on Feb. 29 at 7 p.m.
Oceanside Library hosts its seventh annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash on March 1 from 1 to 3 p.m. sland Park Public Library celebrates on March 2 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Learn about how to sell your house at the Oceanside Library on March 4 from 2 to 3 p.m.
Here is the latest crime report for Oceanside and Island Park, courtesy the Nassau County Police Department.