Introducing Oceanside and Island Park’s commissioner’s task force

Two locals from Oceanside and Island Park were chosen to represent their communities in Nassau County’s police commissioner’s new police task force. Mark Mirsky, a resident from Oceanside, and …

Oceanside Kiwanettes honor longtime Board of Education trustee

The Kiwanettes of Oceanside held their annual fundraiser at The Links on April 15, where they honored a longtime member of the community. Don Maresca was the man of the afternoon, a retired …

Saving Gracie

Gracie, a therapy dog with South Nassau Communities Hospital, has reached one year volunteering and will continue doing what she does best — comforting patients and being a good girl. Gracie, 3, …

Oceanside's To the Stage named a 2018 Small Business Champion by SCORE

SCORE, a non-profit dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground has named Oceanside-based performing arts school, To the Stage, a 2018 American Small Business Championship winner. To the …

Oceanside High School goes back to the prohibition era with 'Nice Work if You Can Get it'

Oceanside High School headed back to the prohibition era with its rendition of “Nice Work if You Can Get it,” a story chronicling a forbidden romance between a wily lady bootlegger and a …

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park (4/19-4/25)

White elephant sale A white elephant sale is happening at the First Presbyterian Church on April 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be jewelry, household items, linens, books, children’s toys, …

T-Bear is looking for a home

Sweet T- Bear is waiting for her forever home. This 4-year-old terrier mix, has been in a loving foster home with her elderly foster mom for over a year, but she is moving, and T-Bear needs a new …