Communities support Limb Kind Foundation at Show Your Shine adaptive runway show

Oceanside and Rockville Centre community members rallied behind 25 people with limb loss and limb differences on Jan. 11 for the Limb Kind Foundation’s inaugural “Show Your Shine” adaptive runway event.

Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital in Oceanside honors staff member at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

Mount Sinai South Nassau and local elected officials honored the life and legacy of slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with musical tributes and poetry readings during the hospital’s 12th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration on Monday.

Oceanside clings to playoff hopes

The season plan seemed sensible. Oceanside’s young boys’ basketball squad would feature a two-man nucleus handling most of the scoring load, while a constellation of role players lent support and learned on the job.

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce set for annual cocktail reception

There will be music, a photo booth, hors d’oeuvres, an open bar and many raffle prizes at the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce’s annual cocktail reception on Jan. 30.

NAMI support group launches in Oceanside

A mental health support group co-sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness is coming to the Oceanside Library. It will welcome parents and adult family members of children ages 15 and younger experiencing symptoms of mental health conditions.

Guest column

Weathering the winter months by staying healthy

With the colder Long Island months upon us, it’s important to remember that as the weather cools, so does body metabolism.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

The Knights of Columbus hosts a basketball free throw championship on Jan. 25 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Oceanside School No. 6.

Holocaust Remembrance Day at Friedberg JCC in Oceanside

To commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Friedberg JCC will host speaker Felice Katz, a second-generation Holocaust survivor, on Jan. 30 at 1 p.m.

Super Bowl fun at Temple Avodah in Oceanside

Temple Avodah hosts Super Bowl Family Shabbat on Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m.

Letter to the Oceanside/Island Park Editor

A letter regarding the proposed projects for the Oceanside Jewish Center site.