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.

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.

New-look Lizards a work in progress

The landscape of professional lacrosse has changed, but the goal for the rebuilt New York Lizards remains the same — compete for the Major League Lacrosse (MLL) championship.

Army Corps seeks funding

Representatives of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said at a June 27 public meeting in Long Beach that they were seeking an extension to continue a $3 million study of ways to protect communities …

The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park

Learn about the moon landing before its 50th anniversary with the Oceanside Public Library on July 17 at 2 p.m.

Celebrate Albert Einstein in Island Park

Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Einstein Relativity solar eclipse with the Island Park Public Library on July 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Long Island Reach Rockin’ Summer Night fundraiser at EGP Oceanside

Long Island Reach Youth and Family Services hosts a rockin’ evening of music, food and fun on July 18 at 6 p.m at EGP Oceanside.