The keynote speaker at Oceanside School District’s Parent University Saturday Symposium on March 14 will be Jessica Lahey, The New York Times bestselling author of “The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed.”
Maria Siniscalchi’s Island Park business has several shelves stocked with boxes of plastic bags. They were purchased in bulk many months ago for use by her customers, but she will soon have to find another use for them, after a new statewide plastic bag ban takes effect March 1.
Nassau County officials announced on Wednesday that 83 residents have been asked to undergo voluntary isolation as they are monitored for possible exposure to the coronavirus, and test results for one resident are pending.
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 the flu-related deaths of nearly 70 children across the country and increased cases in Nassau County, doctors are warning about an “epidemic.”
Mary Calvi, a CBS anchorwoman and author of a new novel, visited Oceanside Library on Feb. 19.
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 …
A season removed from losing 18 players, a more veteran Hofstra men’s lacrosse team is fueled for a turnaround.
As a stay-at-home mother in 2006, Shanequa Levin, of Huntington Station, was feeling stir-crazy. She had two children — ages 4 and 8 at the time — and had just moved to the town in …
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.