New clam champ crowned at Peter's Clam Bar's annual contest in Island Park

Hundreds of spectators and contestants gathered at Peter’s Clam Bar on a sun-soaked Sunday afternoon for the establishment’s sixth annual clam-eating contest to benefit firefighters.

South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside names honorees for annual Soirée Under the Stars gala

Signature Bank co-founder and Vice Chairman John Tamberlane will be the honoree of South Nassau Communities Hospital’s 2019 Soirée Under the Stars gala on Sept. 28

Oceanside's To The Stage students perform ‘Spring Awakening’

To The Stage, a children’s theater school in Oceanside, prioritizes teaching self-confidence over perfection for young performers, from pre-K to college-age.

Bringing the beach to Oceanside Library

More than 50 people brought the summer party to the Oceanside Library on Aug. 8 for the Special Needs Beach Party Bingo event.

South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside hosts World Breastfeeding Day Symposium

About 60 mothers and toddlers gathered with nearly 50 healthcare professionals and breastfeeding consultants for South Nassau Communities Hospital’s fourth annual World Breastfeeding Day Symposium on Aug. 1.

Obituary

Oceanside resident Peter A.B. Principe, 69

Peter A.B. Principe, a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, died on Aug. 6. He was 69.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Every Thursday from now through September, visit Friedberg JCC from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. for Long Island-grown produce, cooking demonstrations, samples, recipes and more.

Screen Jimi Hendrix film at Oceanside Library

On Friday, Aug. 16, Oceanside Library presents the 1973 documentary about Jimi Hendrix at 2 p.m.

Greek Festival in Island Park

The Greek Orthodox Panaghia Church of Island Park hosts a Greek food and music festival from Aug. 22 to 25.

Police rescue two people stuck in water in Oceanside

Police units rescued two people who were stuck in the water in Oceanside on Sunday.