Oceanside resident David Sills said he has made it his mission to help families who have loved ones with mental health issues through the National Alliance on Mental Illness, which aims to end the stigma associated with those issues.
On a bright October morning, Cat Munzing, an Oceanside mother of three, snipped away at an old wedding dress wrapped around a mannequin.
In the wake of a scandal at Oceanside Sanitation District No. 7 in which former administrators were found to have abused their taxpayer-funded positions to enrich themselves through illegal insurance and dental benefits, the board unanimously voted to hire a lawyer to look into the issue.
Residents who oppose potential development plans at Oceanside Jewish Center are banding together to fight it.
The signs are up. The refurbished ambulances are in. The 90-year-old medical institution known as South Nassau Communities Hospital is now Mount Sinai South Nassau.
Hundreds of community members, including residents, business owners and elected officials, attended the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Fam Fest event at Castleton Academy High School of Oceanside on Oct. 5.
Oceanside moved one step closer to securing at least a share of the Nassau Conference II-B girls’ tennis crown last Friday with a 4-3 victory at Kennedy.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Seawane Club in Hewlett Harbor to celebrate Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital’s annual Soiree Under the Stars gala.
In her sophomore year at Oceanside High School, Rebecca Weissman learned about climate change in earth science class. That lesson sparked something in her that could impact the community for years to come.
Election Day is a little less than four weeks away, but thanks to a series of reforms passed by the State Legislature in January, Nassau County residents can vote during a nine-day period before Nov. …
Democrat Jeffrey Saxon is challenging incumbent Denise Ford, a Republican, in the Legislative District 4 race. Recently, the Herald sent questions to both candidates on the issues facing their constituents.
Incumbent County Legislator Howard Kopel, a Republican from Lawrence, is running for his sixth two-year term. Challenger Debra Siegel, a lawyer, is a Democrat from Rockville Centre.
The Week Ahead
Nassau County libraries will participate in The Great Giveback on Oct. 19, and each library hosts a special activity.
Oceanside Library hosts OceanCon on Oct. 20 from noon to 5 p.m.
The Oceanside Department of Community Activities hosts a pumpkin decorating extravaganza on Oct. 23 from 7 to 9 p.m.