Former New York City police officer Valerie Cincinelli appeared in federal court in Central Islip on Monday to ask a judge to release her on bail after she was charged in an alleged double murder-for-hire plot against her soon-to-be-ex-husband and a teenage girl.
Tempers flared and accusations flew during the June 6 meeting of the Oceanside Sanitation District No. 7 board of commissioners — the final gathering of officials before the election.
Kyle Martin was surrounded by friends and family at his parents’ home in Oceanside on June 5. They were all glued to MLB.com, watching the Major League Baseball Draft when, finally, Martin realized a lifelong dream. The 21-year-old was selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 15th round, the 438th pick overall.
After more than two decades of spiritual and educational leadership, Rabbi Mark Greenspan will retire at the end of the month.
A contentious race for the board of commissioners will come to a head in Oceanside Sanitation District No. 7 with the June 20 election.
South Nassau Communities Hospital’s Center for Breast Health has been granted a three-year, full re-accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.
Neighbors in the News
Woodmere resident Ann DeMichael was presented with the 2019 Senior Community Service Person of the Year Award for her work at the Oceanside Senior Center.
Long Island’s offense enjoyed a record-tying performance in last Friday night’s Empire Challenge senior all-star football game, which unlike each of the previous three was decided well before the closing seconds.
Community members of all ages flocked to St. Anthony’s 50th annual Feast for some family fun from June 6 to 9. Hundreds volunteered and thousands attended at the church’s largest fundraiser of the year.
Preschool students joined members of the Jewish Community Council of Oceanside to add new plants to its memorial garden last week at the Barry and Florence Friedberg Jewish Community Center.
The Week Ahead
The Island Park Public Library hosts a showing of the award-winning documentary, “Science Fair”, on June 21 at 1:30 p.m.
Theatre enthusiast Brian Stoll visits the Island Park Public Library on June 25 at 7 p.m.
Oceanside Public Library hosts a travel club meeting on June 26 at 7 p.m.
Here is the latest crime report for Oceanside and Island Park, courtesy the Nassau County Police Department.