Neighbors in the News

Oceanside student among three volunteers to earn prestigious scholarship from South Nassau Communities Hospital

In recognition of their service as junior volunteers at South Nassau Communities Hospital, Madeline DiDominica, of Oceanside, Jomo Osborne, of Baldwin, and Jerusha Medidha, of Rockville Centre, have been awarded the hospital’s annual Dorothy M. Sharer Scholarship.

Guest Column

Surviving the boot camp of life — one day at a time

When a difficult situation arises, there is always a way through it. One day at a time. Piece by piece.

Oceansiders to take the stage at Madison Theatre

Oceansiders will perform numbers from famous musicals at Molloy College’s Madison Theatre with South Shore Theatricals on July 21.

South Nassau Communities Hospital administrator joins Home Care Association board

The Home Care Association of New York has appointed Nurse Nancy Helenek, the administrative director of care continuum at South Nassau Communities Hospital, to its board of directors.

L.I. Ducks thrive amid roster turnover

The Long Island Ducks, in their 20th anniversary season and first under manager Wally Backman, overcame a myriad of roster defections to Major League Baseball or foreign organizations in the first half of the Atlantic League campaign to win 42 of 69 games to finish atop the Liberty Division standings.

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Flash back to 1643 with the Oceanside Public Library on July 25 at 2 p.m.

Learn about astronomy in Island Park

Learn about astronomy at the Island Park Public Library on July 24 at 8 p.m.

Make fudge in Island Park

Learn how to make fudge with the baking coach at the Island Park Public Library on July 30 at 7 p.m.