Nesconset girl wins spelling bee

Jhanvi Ravishankar, 12, won the third annual Hofstra Long Island Regional Spelling Bee on Sunday, besting more than 100 opponents. She will represent Long Island in May at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington. Newsday / Chuck Fadely (Feb. 9, 2014)

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