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.
On Jan. 27, the Nassau County Legislature tooks steps towad finalizing an agreement with the Long Island Power Authority and PSEG Long Island to spend $30 million on a power line that will stretch from the E.F. Barrett Generation Station in Island Park to the Bay Park Water Reclamation Facility.
Inspired by his brother’s heroism, Phil Alvarez is continuing to fight for those who are suffering from 9/11-related illnesses.
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Oceanside crowned one county champion and six All-County finishers at the winter track Nassau Class A championships at St. Anthony’s high school earlier this month. The accolades continued last week, when the Sailors qualified two athletes to perform in the state championships next month across three different events.
Heart disease survivor Santina Guarcello-Hunt and others were joined by Mount Sinai South Nassau staff members and visitors for the hospital’s annual “Go Red for Women Day” celebration on Feb. 7.
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
In John Messina’s physical education classes, Oceanside Middle School students are on their feet — and sometimes, their hands — for the whole class period.
The Week Ahead
Those who attend mass at Windsor Avenue Bible Church on Feb. 23 at 11 a.m. are invited to a family-friendly gathering afterward.
Join South Shore Craft Brewery for an evening of beer tasting on Feb. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Rockville Skilled Nursing hosts a cardiac education event at the Oceanside Library on Feb. 27 at 7 p.m