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Elective surgeries make a comeback at Mount Sinai South Nassau in Oceanside

Doctors at Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital had to put off 800 to 1,000 elective surgeries to treat Covid-19 patients during the height of the pandemic. With cases steadily declining, however, the staff is starting to schedule the procedures.

Oceanside High School explores options for a graduation ceremony

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.

Residents lend a hand at the Oceanside Senior Center

Christine Bavaro wanted to help those living at the Oceanside Senior Center, where her mother, Georgia, resides.

Teen provides protective masks to front-line workers at Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital in Oceanside

A teenager has produced and donated nearly 300 masks, some of which went to Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital in Oceanside.

Car party unites teachers and students in Oceanside

Bright Star Academy, on Oceanside Road in Oceanside, hosted a car parade party on May 9 in its school parking lot.


New York can learn a lot from South Korea

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 . . .


Stay strong, Nassau

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.