South Nassau honors area veterans at annual celebration

It was nearly standing room only at South Nassau Communities Hospital’s on Nov. 10, for the medical center’s annual Veterans Day Celebration where only the group of 46 veterans employed at South …

Oceanside celebrates Veterans Day 2017

Members of the Oceanside American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Jewish War Veterans and the Patriots Club gathered in the Oceanside High School auditorium on a blustery, cold day in November to …

‘Kindness Rocks’ come to Oceanside

“We went to three different stores looking for the best rocks,” Ellen Lederer-DeFrancesco, creator of the Oceanside Oceanside NY Painted Rocks Facebook page, said. She was hosting a small …

Teen envisions new use for Oceanside Waldbaum's

“Bow Tie Cinemas Coming Soon,” the white pieces of paper taped to the windows of the empty Oceanside Waldbaums read, along with the theater chain’s logo. Their appearance this summer prompted a …

Oceanside Federation of Teachers honored at 2017 Oceanside Community Service dinner dance

“Neighbors helping neighbors” is Oceanside Community Service’s motto, and since 1949 the organization has been doing just that. “When the community cries out for help, we’re there,” …

Old Navy to replace O’side Joe’s Crab Shack

The former Long Beach Road Joe’s Crab Shack location has been torn down, and will be replaced by an Old Navy clothing store, officials from the Town of Hempstead Zoning Board of Appeals confirmed. …

Oceanside Interfaith Council to host annual Thanksgiving feast

“We have hundreds of volunteers on Thanksgiving day,” Shelly Kleinman, Co-Chair of the Oceanside Interfaith Council, said. “Everyone from school kids to senior …

Surviving the next superstorm

After Hurricane Sandy devastated the Oceanside-Island park area, local activists, and local and state officials, began working on a plan to make sure a storm would never again leave behind so much …