Island Park School District’s proposed $40.6 million budget for the 2020-21 school year includes Covid-19 preparations, such as technology for students and protective supplies for school buildings, and maintains all current programs.
Island Park Public Library, normally a community gathering place, has been closed for more than two months due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, according to director Jessica Koenig, library staff is helping patrons stay connected and planning for a reopening as soon as public health conditions permit.
Temple Avodah in Oceanside recently donated 200 breakfast meals to the staff at Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital.
While its doors are physically shut for now, the JCC staff is still working to provide the community with virtual programs to keep active and connected.
New and existing patients of Mount Sinai South Nassau in Oceanside may now access antibody screening blood tests at a number of the hospital’s ambulatory locations across Long Island.
Governor Cuomo rang the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday morning, the first day the physical building has been open for trading in months. The symbolic gesture came on the same day …
Oceanside School District officials were close to deciding last Friday about how to host a socially distant high school graduation, but said they could not reveal exact details.
With the coronavirus causing many South Shore residents to be afraid to visit hospitals to address other medical issues, Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital in Oceanside has launched a campaign …
Oceanside and Island Park’s college graduates, like many across the globe, won’t get their moment to walk the stage, accept their diplomas and celebrate with family and friends this month as planned.
Every day, I am humbled and honored to serve as the mayor of the Village of Island Park, and I know that this pandemic has reached families, whether it be Barnum Isle, Harbor Isle or in our village.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is set to open beaches statewide, including Jones Beach, on Friday. It is a moment we have all eagerly awaited, a symbolic gesture signaling . . .
Last weekend was cold and windy, which likely prevented many people from venturing outside to potentially crowded spaces like the Jones Beach Boardwalk. For now, that’s a good thing.