Oceanside High School hosts its first-ever cheerleading invitational

Oceanside’s varsity and junior varsity cheerleading teams hosted their first-ever cheerleading invitational at the high school on Feb. 4, and the two came in second and third place respectively, …

Oceanside school district works to close budget gap

In the first of three workshop sessions, the Oceanside School District unveiled the first part of its 2018-19 budget on Feb. 7. Among the issues highlighted, assistant superintendent of business, …

SNCH poll: people taking supplements instead of flu shot

As this year’s flu season reaches epidemic levels, with thousands of reported cases across the island, doctors at South Nassau Communities Hospital had two pieces of advice on Feb. 8 for those …

Accolades for South Nassau in women’s health

For the fifth straight year, Becker’s Hospital Review, a health care industry trade publication, has named South Nassau Communities Hospital to its list of “100 Hospitals with Great Women’s …

Oceanside Girl Scouts kick off the cookie sale season

It was a deliciously fun evening in the gymnasium at Castleton Academy High School on Jan. 27 as the Girl Scouts of Oceanside gathered for their special cookie season kick-off event. The outing …

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Nearby things to do this week

Defensive driving course The Empire Safety Council’s defensive driving course will be offered at the Oceanside Library, 30 Davidson Ave., on Saturday, Feb. 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Save 10 …