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'Law enforcement investigation' into outgoing Manhasset schools chief 

Allegations that outgoing superintendent Vincent Butera sexually harassed a teacher led the State Education Department to subpoena the district's records in the case. The district has declined to discipline him.

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COVID-19 hospitalizations: More than half of patients there for other reasons

Nassau Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein and Dr. Gregson Pigott, his counterpart in Suffolk, told a Newsday Live panel that while COVID-19 cases have increased in recent months, hospitalizations have remained relatively low.

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Eatery opens in former LIRR station

The indoor/outdoor venue accommodates up to 400 people.

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Your summer vacation is going to cost more this year. Here's how to save.

Prices for hotels, flights, gas and restaurants are all up. See how expensive travel will be, and how you can cut costs.

Your guide to Memorial Day weekend fun on LI

Here are more than 20 ways to get started this holiday weekend.

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Summer will be busy, but COVID still unpredictable

Dr. Alan Bulbin, director of infectious disease at Catholic Health St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center, on COVID-19: "Every time you thought there was a pattern, you get a curveball, a new variant."

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Cops: Pedestrian seriously hurt in East Farmingdale hit-run

The man was crossing Route 110 when he was hit, police said.

Uniondale vigil in honor of victims in Buffalo and Texas elementary school shootings

Sergio Argueta, Founder of S.T.R.O.N.G. Youth, Inc., held a vigil in Uniondale on Wednesday to honor the lives lost in mass shootings at a Texas elementary school Tuesday and a Buffalo, N.Y., supermarket on May 14.

Murder trial of dad, ex-fiancee in death of Thomas Valva delayed again 

Jury selection was to start in the murder trial, but instead the judge heard arguments about whether jurors could consider lesser charges against Michael Valva and Angela Pollina.

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Police: Motorcyclist killed in Uniondale collision

The motorcyclist collided with a sedan at the intersection of Front and Chester streets last night, police said.

Environmental group teaching 'students a sense of responsibility'

The nonprofit Keep Islip Clean's junior commissioner program is looking to revive student interest in the program coordinators said.

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Lost and found: Hempstead's $4.7M in rent relief

The misunderstanding over U.S. Treasury funds came as the town struggled to get aid out to landlords, federal data shows. 

Gun-control splits LI delegation along party lines

Long Island House members were divided primarily along party lines about stricter gun control, one day after 19 schoolchildren and two teachers were killed in Texas.

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Cops: Man charged with 'sexual conduct' against girl, 11

Police said the man, 19, had "repeated intercourse" with the girl.

Hauppauge medical-test maker to reopen factory in Malaysia

Chembio Diagnostics Inc. had closed the overseas plant in 2020 to focus on making COVID tests for the U.S. market.

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Summer entertainment preview: All you need to know

Long Island is teeming with great live music, comedy and theater this summer.

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