+-
Oceanside welcome sign sits in front of the (Credit: JC Cherubini)

Oceanside welcome sign sits in front of the Liberty Lighthouse. (Nov. 19, 2011)

Oceanside photos

Oceanside dates back to 1643, but the hamlet hasn't always had that name. It was previously known as Christian Hook and Oceanville.

A playground at Oceanside Park awaits some visitors.
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

A playground at Oceanside Park awaits some visitors. (November 19, 2011)

The Oceanside Stallions Roller Hockey League regularly plays
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

The Oceanside Stallions Roller Hockey League regularly plays into the nighttime hours at the rink at Oceanside Park. (Nov. 19, 2011)

Mitchell's Diner of Oceanside has been serving the
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Mitchell's Diner of Oceanside has been serving the community since it was established in 1938. (Nov. 19, 2011)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Canadian geese heading south for the winter make
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Canadian geese heading south for the winter make Oceanside a temporary home. (Nov. 19, 2011)

The Liberty Lighthouse stands on the Oceanside Veterans
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

The Liberty Lighthouse stands on the Oceanside Veterans Triangle on Nov. 19, 2011.

A addition to the hamlet in 2011 is
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

A addition to the hamlet in 2011 is a soccer field that commemorates the Oceanside United Soccer Club's 49 years of service to the community. (Nov. 19, 2011)

The shoreline adjacent to the Oceanside town park
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

The shoreline adjacent to the Oceanside town park is home to many migratory birds year-round. (Nov. 19, 2011)

Oceanside welcome sign sits in front of the
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Oceanside welcome sign sits in front of the Liberty Lighthouse. (Nov. 19, 2011)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Oceanside Middle School is at 186 Alice Ave.
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Oceanside Middle School is at 186 Alice Ave. (Nov. 19, 2011)

Oceanside Park tennis courts and baseball field 3.
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Oceanside Park tennis courts and baseball field 3. (Nov. 19, 2011)

South Oceanside Road Elementary School No. 4 is
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

South Oceanside Road Elementary School No. 4 is located at 3210 Oceanside Rd. (Nov. 19, 2011)

Walter S. Boardman Elementary School is at 170
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Walter S. Boardman Elementary School is at 170 Beatrice Ave. (Nov. 19, 2011)

Baseball field No. 1 at Oceanside Park. (Nov.
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Baseball field No. 1 at Oceanside Park. (Nov. 19, 2011)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Oceanside High School is the home of the
(Credit: JC Cherubini)

Oceanside High School is the home of the Sailors. (Nov. 19, 2011)

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox. Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.