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Long Island news, weather, traffic, LIRR and school updates for Friday, May 2, 2014

We're wrapping up our Long Island Now live post for Friday, May 2, 2014. We hope you have a great weekend.

The big event this weekend is the Long Island Marathon. Here's your guide to all you need to know about the event. 

Meanwhile, for traffic and weather updates, visit Newsday's traffic & transit app.

Crime Alert: Women wanted for stealing from an Islandia gas station

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Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Crime Section officers seek the public's help in identifying and locating two women who stole $125 worth of items from an Islandia gas station on March 3 at 9:50 p.m. The women, who were with a small child, stole multiple grocery items from Gulf Gas, 3775 Express Drive North. Call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-TIPS with any information.

WHAT TO WATCH

ISLANDWIDE: LI MARATHON - Runners from across Long Island will flock to the Long Island Marathon on Sunday. The race starts at Charles Lindbergh Boulevard in Uniondale and ends at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Follow Deon J. Hampton's and David Schwartz's Twitter updates @deonjhampton and @schwartznewsNY

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