Narcotics arrest made in Island Park

An Island Park man was arrested by Nassau County police on Jan. 3 and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Crime watch: Oceanside, Island Park

Here is the latest crime report for Oceanside/Island Park, courtesy the Nassau County Police Department.

Herald Neighbors

Flowers by Mike sprouts up in Oceanside

A new business is about to sprout in Oceanside as Mike Graham’s Flowers by Mike business is set to open this week at 221 Merrick Road.

South Nassau Communities Hospital president, CEO Richard Murphy begins statewide leadership roles

South Nassau Communities Hospital President and CEO Richard Murphy was recently elected chair of the Healthcare Association of New York State’s board of trustees and was appointed to the association’s executive committee for a two-year term that began on Jan. 1.

Alleged Oceanside package thief arrested

An Old Brookville man was arrested on Jan. 1 in connection with two thefts in Oceanside from early 2017.

Editorial

Challenges ahead for Democratic Senate

As New York Democrats look ahead to two years of majority control of the State Senate — and the Assembly and the governor’s mansion — they should also remember the past and learn from their predecessors’ mistakes.

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce New Year Reception

Join the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce as they ring in the new year at Kombert Caterers at Temple Avodah on Jan. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m.