Island Park mayor: Shared tax collection would be a "home run" for villages

Island Park Mayor Michael McGinty was among seven local officials who recently attended a Town of Hempstead meeting about merging tax collection operations for several municipalities.

EGP Oceanside's Fall Fest benefits resident battling breast cancer

EGP Oceanside raised more than $12,000 for a customer battling breast cancer at its third annual Fall Festival on Oct. 8.

Ladies Night event in Island Park fights breast cancer

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month approached its end, the Maurer Foundation for Breast Health Education hosted a special Ladies Night event in Island Park to promote awareness and raise money to fight the deadly disease.

Woman struck and killed by vehicle in Oceanside was member of Lynbrook's Becker family

An Oceanside woman with deep ties to Lynbrook was struck and killed by a car on Oct. 26.

Neighbors in the News

Island Park business owner named Businessperson of the Year

Rick Berotti of Island Park’s Eveready Roofing was named a Businessperson of the Year by the Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce at its annual awards and legislative breakfast event on Oct. 19 at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.

Letter to the Oceanside, Island Park Editor

A letter to the Editor regarding turf fields.