People started to stream into the demonstration in front of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola nearly an hour before the scheduled 5:30 p.m. start time on Monday. They had come to protest the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer.
It’s “business as unusual” for Oceanside and Island Park businesses and restaurants — that is, they are at limited capacity, said Sami Saatchi, owner of SVS Fine Jewelry in Oceanside.
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.
An Oceanside man was arraigned Thursday on manslaughter and other charges after allegedly recklessly operating a speed boat and killing an 18-year-old jet skier.
With food pantries struggling after being hit harder than ever before amid the coronavirus pandemic, Oceanside Sanitation District No. 7 will host a food drive on June 6.
Doctors at Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital had to put off 800 to 1,000 elective surgeries to treat Covid-19 patients during the height of the pandemic. With cases steadily declining, however, the staff is starting to schedule the procedures.
Oceanside School District officials were close to deciding last Friday about how to host a socially distant high school graduation, but said they could not reveal exact details.
Christine Bavaro wanted to help those living at the Oceanside Senior Center, where her mother, Georgia, resides.
A teenager has produced and donated nearly 300 masks, some of which went to Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital in Oceanside.
Bright Star Academy, on Oceanside Road in Oceanside, hosted a car parade party on May 9 in its school parking lot.
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 . . .
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.