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Artie’s South Shore Fish Market and Grill reopening in Island Park was quite the catch

Residents, community leaders, the Island Park Chamber of Commerce and elected officials gathered at Artie’s South Shore Fish Market and Grill in Island Park on Nov. 19 for its grand re-opening ceremony and ribbon cutting.

Oceanside, Island Park dining options shift with weather

Unseasonably mild temperatures last week allowed local restaurants to take advantage of outdoor seating, but with winter weather looming, owners are bracing for the challenge of watching their new business model under the pandemic disappear until next spring.

Herald Neighbors

Sacred Heart Church in Island Park gives thanks by feeding those in need

Sacred Heart Church in Island Park gave back to those in need this Thanksgiving by providing packaged food for curbside pick-up to those looking for a hot meal on the holiday.

$15.2M repair set for Austin Boulevard in Island Park

Long awaited improvements to Austin Boulevard in Island Park will finally come under Nassau County’s 2021-24 Capital Improvement Plan, which was announced last month.

Oceanside veteran rings in event to honor local heroes

Residents, elected officials and former members of the U.S. armed forces joined together on Nov. 22 at the Long Beach Terrace to salute those who have served their country as part of the Honor our Heroes event.


In praise of higher education

For over a century, American higher education has been viewed as a public good as well as a vehicle for personal growth. It has been a source of scientific and technological advances as well as . . .

Scott Brinton

Seeking comfort in a cult classic this pandemic year

In the interior of Washington state, in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, there is a tiny city, population about 900, that I have long wanted to visit — Roslyn.

Randi Kreiss

We’re on Trump time for another seven weeks

Half of me never wants to write or speak the name Trump again. Half of me wants to finish the work I started nearly four years ago . . .