Hofstra heavyweight looks to make his name in WWE

Hofstra wrestler and Uniondale High School graduate Zachary Knighton-Ward is one of 15 collegiate athletes offered a contract by the WWE. 

Forecast: Sunny again, with high humidity and storms on the way

Highs should be in the upper 80s today. Tomorrow could be even warmer, with increasing humidity, and storms could arrive overnight into Saturday, the National Weather Service said.

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Cops: LI man defaced Zeldin campaign sign, charged with hate crime

Suffolk County police said the spray-painted graffiti included a Swastika, the word "Gambino" and the number "187" — which is a police-code reference to murder.

Restoration completed on 18th-century tide mill in Lloyd Harbor

One of only 10 remaining tide mills nationwide, the Van Wyck-Lefferts Tide Mill has been restored with dam repairs, new beams and roof rafters, a new wooden roof and support for the gears.

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Heading to Fourth of July fireworks on LI? Keep an eye on the forecast

Clear skies are expected Friday, but rain and clouds are possible Saturday, Sunday morning and Monday night, the National Weather Service said.

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Northwell doctor named heart association's Physician of the Year

Dr. Jennifer Mieres is a champion for health equity, a co-author of three books and co-producer of four documentaries.

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25 things you'd have to be a Long Islander to understand

Everyone knows Lindsay Lohan. Many have had a Long Island Iced Tea. But only locals know the real truths about where we call home. 


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