Police say man bought more than $12k in gift cards with bad credit cards

Nassau County Police arrested a man for buying more than $12,000 in gift cards with fraudulent credit cards. According to detectives, between Oct. 16, 2015 and Feb. 11, Jaquell McNeal, 22, of Springfield …

Obituary: Howard “Dorian” Friedman

Howard “Dorian” Friedman, of Oceanside, died on June 15, of cancer. He was born on April 8, 1944, and raised in Oceanside. He is a graduate of Oceanside High School, and the University of Toledo. …

Scout Troop honors 100th Eagle and more

Boy Scout Troop 303 of Oceanside was formed in 1954. On June 12 they honored their 100th Eagle Scout when four Scouts were recognized in a Court of Honor, Franciso Zuart, Thomas Brussell, Joseph …

Police looking for Oceanside Staples shoplifter

Nassau County Police are looking for a man who stole more than $1,600 worth of merchandise from Staples. On April 18, at about 10:40 a.m., the man pictured in the photo exited Staples at 3650 Long …

Oceanside man faces 30 years for mortgage fraud

When more than one thousand Long Island homeowners needed mortgage help, they looked to 36-year-old David Gotterup of Oceanside who took advantage of them, causing $3.5 million in losses. According …

Oceanside man named to marketing hall of fame

The Direct Marketing Association of Long Island named Didit CEO Dave Pasternack to its Hall of Fame. Dave Pasternack, co-founder and chief executive officer of the fully integrated marketing and …

June 30-July 7

Oceanside/Island Park Letters to the Editor

Allow gay men to give blood To the Editor: My wife and I agree wholeheartedly with the editorial in your June 23-29 issue, “Lift the restrictions on gay men donating …

June 30-July 7

What's happening in Oceanside this week

The Versatile James  Cagney The cinema’s quintessential tough guy, James Cagney was also an accomplished hoofer and easily played light comedy. Known for his energetic …