BREAKING NEWS: Oceanside man sentenced for using Ponzi scheme to fund gambling habit


Driver indicted in fatal Island Park hit-and-run

Corey Henson, 32, of Centereach has been indicted on charges that he struck and killed 30-year-old Dodanim Emanuel Chavez of Island Park while driving drunk last July, and then fled the scene. …

Oceanside SAFE Coalition

Officer Jermaine Galloway teaches drug prevention

On April 27, Oceanside Middle School welcomed officer Jermaine Galloway, founder of the Tall Cop Says Stop program to Oceanside, where he educated teachers, parents, and community members on the …

Mount Sinai South Nassau

Nurses honored for their dedication to care

Mount Sinai South Nassau’s conference center was packed from wall to wall and seat to seat on May 5 as the hospital joined by family and friends and state and local elected officials gathered …

Oceanside Library

Murders investigated at library true crime club

Murder, chaos and conspiracy theories are welcomed and encouraged in Oceanside Library’s Plot Twist: A True Crime Club hosted by Emily Van Allen, the adult services librarian and Nadine …


Glenn Terry speaks at Adelphi University thanks to Oceanside coordinator

Glenn Terry, the executive director of outreach and strategic partnerships of the NCAA Eligibility Center, paid a visit to Long Island for a conference on NCAA eligibility for college-bound student …


The school board: Not always polite, but indispensable

So you’re looking for a way to give back to your community? Maybe burnish your resume for a future run for public office? Look no further than your local education board.

Randi Kreiss

As the virus ebbs, rules — and reporting — shift

Who says the coronavirus pandemic isn’t a global emergency anymore? WHO says.

Peter King

My unexpected medical adventure

I had never spent more than one night in a hospital or been confronted by serious illness, so my recent surgery for stomach cancer and six-day hospital stay were a life-altering experience.