Island Park-based business imports sweet snacks from Europe

Oceanside resident Paul Adler is making waves in the sweet treats industry by venturing out of the country to find snacks to sell in the U.S. market.

A look back in time

Remembering the father of Oceanside’s Chamber of Commerce

Remembering Frederich H Pieper, who founded what became the Oceanside Chamber of Commerce.

Island Park resident backstops Long Beach to state hockey title

Island Park resident Kieran Byrne was named Most Valuable Player at the state hockey championships.

Friedberg JCC in Oceanside expands J-Perks program, community outreach

Friedberg Jewish Community Center is putting extra care into the “community” aspect of its mission. Along with providing a wide array of activities and services to members of all ages, the Oceanside facility offers discounts to 50 local businesses and counting. Known as the J-Perks program, the offer adds value to the membership and acquaints the JCC with the surrounding community, said Julie Frenkel, assistant director of membership and community outreach.

Taking Back Sunday show supports Mr. B’s Playground

Music blared and drinks flowed at R.J. Daniels on Monday as more than 100 people packed the Rockville Centre bar to see alternative rock band Taking Back Sunday perform.

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen hosts a community town hall presentation at Island Park Public Library on March 25 at 7 p.m

Draw a Pokémon at Oceanside Library

Children in grades 3 through 6 will learn to draw Pokémon characters at Oceanside Library on March 27 at 6 p.m.

Adopt a dog in Oceanside

Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter hosts an adoption event at Petco in Oceanside on March 29 from noon to 3 p.m.