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.

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.

Abraham grand in Freeport's win over Oceanside

A 17-point run in the opening quarter laid the groundwork for host Freeport in its 66-51 victory over Oceanside Jan. 3 in Nassau Conference I girls’ basketball.

Oceanside residents raise concerns over severe road conditions

On a daily basis, Oceanside resident Rita Paragas’s home violently shakes because of trucks driving along South Long Beach Road — between Foxhurst and Merrick roads. Paragas is one of many people in the community calling on the county to fix the road.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Marsha Welikson, of Hal Knopf Realty, is hosting a panel discussion about house buying and selling on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 1 p.m. at Oceanside Library.

Smoking cessation workshop at South Nassau Communities Hospital

Join South Nassau Communities Hospital for this 90-minute workshop to help you live a smoke-free life on Monday, Jan. 14 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.