Herald Neighbors

Oceanside High School alumni host 38th Turkey Bowl game

On Nov. 30, members of Oceanside High School’s class of 1984 got together to play in their 38th annual Turkey Bowl football game at School No. 6.

Oceanside Middle School students enjoy new recess period

For four sessions per day, five days a week, recess is in full swing at Oceanside Middle School, now that the school offers an extended lunch period for students.

The Racism Around Us

How slavery changed the face of Long Island

Tom and Mercy, Ben, Nancy and Jacob. These were only five of the slaves who lived on Long Island before New York abolished slavery in 1827. “In some cases, a single piece of paper with one of …

Red Carpet talent show highlights all abilities in Oceanside

The Special Advocacy Coalition hosted its second annual Red Carpet Event at the Friedberg JCC in Oceanside on Nov. 17. The event raised about $1,200 for the group and its scholarship fund.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Sacred Heart Parish Center hosts its 25th annual Christmas Fair on Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wreath making at the Island Park Public Library

The Island Park Public Library invites children in grades 5 and up to decorate holiday wreaths on Dec. 10 at 5 p.m.

Pie and lattes at Perform Studio in Oceanside

Join Perform Studio for a pilates class with — wait for it — pie and lattes on Dec. 13 at 7 p.m.

Crime watch: Oceanside, Island Park

Here is the latest crime report for Oceanside/Island Park, courtesy the Nassau County Police Department.