First Oceanside firefighter elected as FASNY president

After volunteering at the Oceanside Fire Department for over 50 years, former chief Steven Klein was elected president of the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York. He is the ninth person …

Peter’s Clam Eating Contest returns Sunday, Aug. 19

For some, it’s been described as a “life-or-death” contest, according Peter’s Clam Bar owner Butch Yamali, but for most it’s just good, clam-eating fun. Now in it’s sixth year, …

Oceanside sixth-graders create video games from ‘Scratch’

As part of their sixth-grade curriculum, students in Oceanside elementary schools banded together to brainstorm, code and produce video games as part of the district’s science, technology, …

South Nassau receives top awards in women’s health

South Nassau Communities Hospital announced on July 31 that is has been named a 2018 five-star recipient for all four women’s care cohorts as well as the Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award by …

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

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