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Oceanside homecoming has a cheerleading twist

Kristen Pizzuto, 17, and Kash Calderon, 17, Oceanside

(Credit: Alexi Knock)

When Kash Calderon found out he was Oceanside High School’s new homecoming king, he did a somersault in front of the school and high-fived his teammates — on the varsity cheerleading team.

Along with holding the title of homecoming king, Calderon, 17, is the only male cheerleader at Oceanside High School since 2004.

“As a senior, I wanted to do something different and something that...

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Oceanside candidate's case to be heard by judge

Tom Lanning, left, defeated Oceanside restaurant owner Mike

(Credit: Facebook)

A judge will hear a candidate’s argument next week for an injunction against the Oceanside Sanitation District to settle the contested June election.

Tom Lanning and his Oceanside-based attorney, John Mannone, appeared in court Wednesday after filing the motion last week. The hearing was postponed until when Aug. 7 when Nassau Supreme Court Justice Arthur Diamond can hear arguments.

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