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Prom with babes #LIProms (Credit: Instagram photo by jessgartelman)

Prom with babes #LIProms

Long Island celebrates prom with a kiss

Prom night on Long Island means kisses aplenty, and romance is often -- but not always -- the reason. Best friends and parents are getting in on the act, planting pecks on the cheek to celebrate the big night. Share your prom pictures -- kisses or not -- on Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #LIProms, or email them to josh.stewart@newsday.com.

Even though you didn't come to prom, it's
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Even though you didn't come to prom, it's okay because you took pictures with me.. I love you *you look so handsome* #LIProms

Best prom dates I could ask for #fabulous
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Best prom dates I could ask for #fabulous #fabulousfoursome #prom #liproms #ligaly #classy #photobooth #love #loves #lovewins #beautiful

Kat Green and Travis Bruinsma of Connetquot High
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Kat Green and Travis Bruinsma of Connetquot High School steal kisses before prom at Villa Lombardi's of Holbrook June 24, 2015.

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This Hampton Bays High School student gets a
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This Hampton Bays High School student gets a kiss from her prom date in the gardens at Lombardi's on the Sound in Port Jefferson on Thursday, June 25, 2015

This Hampton Bays High School prom couple shares
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This Hampton Bays High School prom couple shares a kiss on the terrace at Lombardi's on the Sound in Port Jefferson on Thursday, June, 25, 2015.

Two Ward Melville High School students kiss on
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Two Ward Melville High School students kiss on the red carpet before entering their senior prom, which was held at the school in East Setauket on Thursday, June 25, 2015.

A Ward Melville High School student dips his
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A Ward Melville High School student dips his date and gives her a kiss upon arriving at the school in East Setauket for the senior prom on Thursday, June 25, 2015.

A Ward Melville High School student plants a
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A Ward Melville High School student plants a kiss on her date's cheek while walking a red carpet leading into the school in East Setauket, where the prom was held on Thursday, June 25, 2015.

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A couple at the Ward Melville High School
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A couple at the Ward Melville High School senior prom shares a kiss after arriving in a stylish sports car on Thursday, June 25, 2015.

Students from Northport High School show off their
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Students from Northport High School show off their style at a community pre-prom red carpet event held at Northport Village Park on Thursday. #LIProms

Sewanhaka High School senior class president Breanna Washington
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Sewanhaka High School senior class president Breanna Washington receives a kiss from her older brother Chaz Harell during the school's prom celebration on June 24, 2015.

East Rockaway High School junior Rachael Putelo gets
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East Rockaway High School junior Rachael Putelo gets a kiss from her mom, Laura, as the village hosts a pre-prom send-off party for the students on Wednesday, June 24, 2015.

Herricks High School senior Brittany Apuzza and her
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Herricks High School senior Brittany Apuzza and her boyfriend, Robert Luca, share a kiss on the dance floor at her prom on Monday, June 22, 2015.

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Nicole King, Roosevelt High School's 2015 prom queen,
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Nicole King, Roosevelt High School's 2015 prom queen, receives a kiss from her date at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury on Thursday, June 18, 2015.

A Roosevelt High School student plants a kiss
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A Roosevelt High School student plants a kiss on her date's cheek during the senior prom at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury on Thursday, June 18, 2015.

Come back prom #LIProms
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Come back prom #LIProms

Cause everything that don't make sense about me,
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Cause everything that don't make sense about me, Makes sense when I'm with you #LIProms

You'll be the Prince and I'll be the
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You'll be the Prince and I'll be the Princess, it's a love story, baby, just say yes #fairytale #prom #MyHappyEnding #LIProms

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Had such an amazing weekend with my best
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Had such an amazing weekend with my best friend and I couldn't of asked for anything better. I love you so much darling #LIProms

Sam Graviano and Ryan Encizo share a kiss
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Sam Graviano and Ryan Encizo share a kiss as they enjoy the Longwood High School prom at The East Wind in Wading River on June 12, 2015.

Sam Graviano and Ryan Encizo share a kiss
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Sam Graviano and Ryan Encizo share a kiss as they enjoy the Longwood High School prom at The East Wind in Wading River on June 12, 2015.

The most handsome guy I've ever seen took
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The most handsome guy I've ever seen took me to prom #liproms #seniors2015

Prom with babes #LIProms
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Prom with babes #LIProms

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Prom with the best date ever #LIProms
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Prom with the best date ever #LIProms

Longwood High School students Mabi Terrero and Nigel
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Longwood High School students Mabi Terrero and Nigel Riley share a dip and a kiss at their senior prom at The East Wind in Wading River on Friday, June 12, 2015.

Longwood High School students Sarah Schmitt and Nick
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Longwood High School students Sarah Schmitt and Nick Siragusa share a kiss at their senior prom at The East Wind in Wading River on Friday, June 12, 2015.

Prom 2k15 #slayed #LIProms
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Prom 2k15 #slayed #LIProms

William Floyd High School students Alison Wenchel and
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William Floyd High School students Alison Wenchel and Eugene Arnold get romantic in the photo booth at their senior prom. #liproms

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Ruel Brooks, 62, and his wife Monica Brooks,
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Ruel Brooks, 62, and his wife Monica Brooks, 55, both of Garden City Park, attend the Royal Affair Adult Prom in Ronkonkoma on June 13, 2015.

A Malverne High School student plants a kiss
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A Malverne High School student plants a kiss on her date's cheek outside Jericho Terrace, where the senior prom was held on Thursday, June 11, 2015.

A couple from Malverne High School share a
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A couple from Malverne High School share a kiss inside a gazebo outside the Jericho Terrace, where their prom was held on Thursday, June 11, 2015.

A Malverne High School prom attendee gives his
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A Malverne High School prom attendee gives his date a kiss on the cheek while enjoying the evening at Jericho Terrace on Thursday, June 11, 2015.

My brother Kyle Malin Levantino #LIProms
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My brother Kyle Malin Levantino #LIProms

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One William Floyd High School student gets a
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One William Floyd High School student gets a surprise kiss in the photo booth during senior prom at The East Wind catering hall in Wading River on Friday, June 5, 2015.

Three kisses in a row! William Floyd High
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Three kisses in a row! William Floyd High School students and their dates steal kisses before their senior prom at The East Wind catering hall in Wading River on Friday, June 5, 2015.

William Floyd High School seniors Taylor Hausser and
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William Floyd High School seniors Taylor Hausser and Mike Napodano share a kiss as prom dates at The East Wind catering hall in Wading River on Friday, June 5, 2015.

Last one...maybe ?ü?ü?è?ü?üè #prom2k15 #LIProms
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Last one...maybe ?ü?ü?è?ü?üè #prom2k15 #LIProms

This is amazing ?ü?ü?ü #prom2015 #LIProms
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This is amazing ?ü?ü?ü #prom2015 #LIProms

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Prom 2k15 with my Boo. #liproms
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Prom 2k15 with my Boo. #liproms

Sacred Heart Academy senior Kelsey Green and her
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Sacred Heart Academy senior Kelsey Green and her boyfriend Michael Irving, of Chaminade High School, share a kiss by the water during senior prom, held at the Woodbury Country Club on Thursday, May 28, 2015.

Malik Hampton kisses girlfriend Adrianna Hernandez on the
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Malik Hampton kisses girlfriend Adrianna Hernandez on the cheek during the Copiague High School senior prom on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

Lutheran High School student David Wiedenkeller shares a
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Lutheran High School student David Wiedenkeller shares a kiss with his longtime girlfriend, Dominique Manzolilo, during their senior prom at Chateau La Mer in Lindenhurst on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

Lutheran High School student Joe Bove kisses his
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Lutheran High School student Joe Bove kisses his prom date, girlfriend Corinne Badini, before the start of senior prom at Chateau La Mer in Lindenhurst on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

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Last night at prom with my baby. @d_manzolillo
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Last night at prom with my baby. @d_manzolillo

Tim Leonard, a graduate of Bishop McGann-Mercy's Class
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Tim Leonard, a graduate of Bishop McGann-Mercy's Class of 2014, plants a kiss on the cheek of his girlfriend, senior Katrina Thomson, during her prom at Giorgio's in Baiting Hollow on Wednesday, March 13, 2015.

Luckiest fool there is #Prom2k15 #LIProms
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Luckiest fool there is #Prom2k15 #LIProms

Roosevelt High School senior Dhakenia Maxime receives a
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Roosevelt High School senior Dhakenia Maxime receives a kiss from her date, Myles Conner, while posing for formal pictures at their senior prom on Thursday, June 19, 2014, in Mineola.

A couple shares a kiss while slow-dancing at
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A couple shares a kiss while slow-dancing at the Islip High School post-prom party on Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

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Roosevelt High School senior Gustavo Santos plants a
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Roosevelt High School senior Gustavo Santos plants a kiss on the cheek of his date, junior Jailene Hernandez, during his senior prom on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Jericho Terrace in Mineola.

Carrie Sartori and John Martelotti, both 18, enjoy
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Carrie Sartori and John Martelotti, both 18, enjoy St. Dominic High School's prom at the Crescent Beach Club in Bayville on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.

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