After preparing throughout the summer for students’ return in September, Island Park School District officials have released their back-to-school plans, and parents’ feelings are mixed.
As of early August, only two of the more than 300 patients at Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital had Covid-19, a far cry from when nearly 400 patients were diagnosed with it in April. With a re-turn to more normal services, administrators have slowly been permitting more visitors into the hospital, as long as they practice recommended protocols, such as wearing a mask and social distancing.
When Tropical Storm Isaias rocked Nassau County on Tuesday, Harbor Isle resident Jeanne DeBraccio Gidwill said she couldn't believe the strength of the wind.
Low inventory, increased prices and desperate buyers — that’s what Cory Knopf, owner of Hal Knopf Realty in Oceanside, and other realtors have been seeing this summer.
Island Park School District has convened a task force of parents, teachers, staff and administrators to develop a plan for reopening schools in September.
Bob Maloney did everything he could to make his first year as Oceanside Little League President go as smooth as possible.
On a sunny, warm night on July 31, residents, police officers and Town of Hempstead officials flocked to EGP Land & Sea in Island Park as part of the “Back the Blue” initiative.
The Oceanside Fire Department responded to 73 alarms during Tropical Storm Isaias on Aug. 4, dispatching 109 members of the volunteer department in 12 trucks.
In recognition and celebration of its heroic response to the Covid-19 pandemic and patient surge, Mount Sinai South Nassau’s staff of 3,565 doctors, nurses and allied staff has been named the honoree of the hospital’s 36th annual golf outing, which will benefit the hospital’s Covid-19 Relief Fund.
The nurses and staff at Mount Sinai South Nassau “never wanted to be heroes,” said Fran Stevens, of Merrick, an assistant nurse manager in the emergency department.
The Island Park Public Library would like to thank the community for supporting us and passing our budget. The results were YES 823, NO 371 and 944 votes for Joseph Pontecorvo, who was re-elected as …