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NBC’s 'The Blacklist' films on Bayville Bridge

Actress Megan Boone, who plays FBI Agent Elizabeth

(Credit: Tara Conry)

Two cars came within inches of a head-on collision Wednesday afternoon on the Bayville Bridge - but it was no accident.

The scene was part of an upcoming episode of NBC’s drama, “The Blacklist,” which stars James Spader.

The Nassau County Police Department shut down the Bayville Bridge for five midday hours, and filming started hours earlier on a patch of grass adjacent to the bridge....

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Ranny Reeve jazz fest set for Friday to honor Black History Month

Improv jazz legend Ranny Reeve, 86, plays the

(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

The Kings Park Heritage Museum will host its annual Ranny Reeve Jazz Festival on Friday, Feb. 28, in celebration of Black History Month.

Reeve is a nearly 88-year-old improv legend, music teacher and Coram resident.

“He’s been a great community member. Because of him, Kings Park community members have gone on to have successful jazz careers,” said museum volunteer Lois Valpis.

Reeve...

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