Breast cancer walk set for Oct. 14 at high school track

Oceanside resident Joe Satriano has dedicated his life to honoring the memory of his wife, Susan, who lost her 13-year battle against breast cancer in 2005. He has paid homage to her while helping …

Tyler Flach sues Nassau County for alleged jail beating

Tyler Flach, who was convicted for the fatal stabbing of Oceanside High School senior Khaseen Morris in 2019, has filed a federal lawsuit against Nassau County and six County correction officers, …

Friedberg JCC honors Harvey Weisenberg with documentary premiere

The Friedberg JCC, in Oceanside, celebrated retired Assemblyman Harvey Weisenberg, and his support for those with developmental disabilities, by hosting a screening of the short film, “A Voice for …

Bandukra Family’s $5M apartment complex nears completion in Oceanside

Oceanside’s newest residential development — a $5 million, 23-unit private apartment complex at 418 Atlantic Ave. known as the Inlet — is nearing completion. Ubaid Bandukra, 34, and his …

Come to the Oceanside Fall Festival this weekend

In celebration and recognition of the Oceanside community and its many advocates, the new community organization Oceanside Unified will host the hamlet’s first Fall Festival on Saturday, from noon …


Staying safe from shark close encounters

It won’t be long before the iconic film 'Jaws' turns 50 — a fact that’s just difficult to imagine.


You have no idea what teachers deal with

His name was David, and he killed himself in my second year of teaching.

Peter King

At this dinner, true patriotism was on vivid display

Recently I was privileged to attend the annual Patriot Award Dinner hosted by the Seaford High School 9/11 Memorial Committee. This event, and other 9/11 programs and projects in Seaford, are administered by the Memorial Committee . . .

Randi Kreiss

Chimps face N.Y. court test of ‘personhood’

Chimpanzee stories invite cheap shots, jokes and memories of J. Fredd Muggs (a regular on “The Today Show”), but the true story of these primates in modern times is both shameful and tragic.