In the wake of the mass shooting that left 11 dead at the Tree of Life Congregation synagogue in Pittsburgh on Oct. 27, hundreds of local residents gathered for a candlelight vigil at the Oceanside Veterans Triangle on Oct. 30.
It was around mile 23, about three hours into his quest to complete the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, that Richard Cohen said he was tempted to slow down. But the vocal support of his wife, Stacey Schwarcz, and his students at Nassau Community College boisterously cheering him on and waving posters from the sidewalk helped propel him to the finish line.
Democrat Judy Griffin defeated incumbent Brian Curran in the 21st Assembly District in Tuesday’s election. Griffin, a Rockville Centre community activist and a former director of community outreach …
In the wake of a mass shooting in which 11 died at the Tree of Life Congregation synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday, hundreds of local residents gathered for a vigil at the Oceanside Veterans Triangle on Long Beach Road on Tuesday.
Eva Schloss was barely 15 years old when she and her family were stuffed into a dark, windowless railroad boxcar and transported to the Auschwitz concentration camp.
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 raised more than $12,000 for a customer battling breast cancer at its third annual Fall Festival on Oct. 8.
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.
An Oceanside woman with deep ties to Lynbrook was struck and killed by a car on Oct. 26.
Neighbors in the News
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.
A letter to the Editor regarding turf fields.