Oceanside, Island Park residents' water rate increase will be less than expected

The Public Service Commission recently announced that it had decided to defer a 27 percent rate hike for New York American Water customers in the Lynbrook service area in April.

Herald in the classroom

A peek inside gym class at Oceanside Middle School

In John Messina’s physical education classes, Oceanside Middle School students are on their feet — and sometimes, their hands — for the whole class period.

Oceanside High School recycles 100 pounds of paper during midterms week

“We already tackled water,” said Rebecca Weissman, Oceanside High School’s CARE Club president. “So now we’re on to paper.”

Tax levy increase possible for Oceanside School District's 2020-21 budget

Based on preliminary state aid numbers, there could be a tax levy increase to fund the Oceanside School District’s 2020-21 budget, according to District Superintendent Dr. Phyllis Harrington.

Oceanside qualifies six for counties

Oceanside’s wrestling team is eyeing a presence on the county finals podium this weekend. A young Sailors squad qualified six for the Nassau County individual championships.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at South Point, on Long Beach Road in Island Park, is hosting a job fair

Anti-racism Project at Oceanside Library

The Anti-Racism Project, an educational group, hosts a session at Oceanside Library on Feb. 18 from 7 to 8 p.m.

Space journey in Oceanside

During February break, the Oceanside Department of Community Activities offers a Space Journey program for 4-year-olds and kindergarteners.

Renewing love at the Oceanside Library

Friday is Valentine’s Day. In honor of the annual celebration of love, several long-wedded couples renewed their vows at Oceanside Library on Sunday.