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Island Park Schools' proposed 2020-21 budget includes Covid-19-related expenses

Island Park School District’s proposed $40.6 million budget for the 2020-21 school year includes Covid-19 preparations, such as technology for students and protective supplies for school buildings, and maintains all current programs.

Oceanside Library’s $33.5M bond put to vote

The future of the Oceanside Library will be in the hands of residents who will vote on a proposed $33.5 million bond, known as Vision 2020, to upgrade the facility. Ballots were sent out last Friday and must be mailed in and postmarked by June 9.

Temple Avodah in Oceanside donates meals to front-line staff at Mount Sinai South Nassau

Temple Avodah in Oceanside recently donated 200 breakfast meals to the staff at Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital.

Residents lend a hand at the Oceanside Senior Center

Christine Bavaro wanted to help those living at the Oceanside Senior Center, where her mother, Georgia, resides.

College grads in Oceanside, Island Park mourn lost experiences, face uncertain futures

Oceanside and Island Park’s college graduates, like many across the globe, won’t get their moment to walk the stage, accept their diplomas and celebrate with family and friends this month as planned.


New York can learn a lot from South Korea

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to open beaches statewide, including Jones Beach, on Friday. It is a moment we have all eagerly awaited, a symbolic gesture signaling . . .


Stay strong, Nassau

Last weekend was cold and windy, which likely prevented many people from venturing outside to potentially crowded spaces like the Jones Beach Boardwalk. For now, that’s a good thing.