Ashley Carillo's victory in the Nassau AAA 3,000 comes after disappointing 1,500

Port Washington freshman clocked 11:06.7 in the 3,000 and Vikings won team title.

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To end gun violence, some LI religious leaders preach direct action over 'thoughts and prayers'

After the Texas elementary school massacre, they are scrapping a "thoughts and prayers" approach.

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Cops: Man, 86, struck, killed crossing road in Mineola

The driver of the car remained at the scene at Second Street at Roosevelt Place, police said

Cops: Hicksville man robbed 9 businesses within 3 weeks

Jonathan Bird faces multiple charges after his arrest in connection with a string of commercial burglaries since early May, Nassau police said.

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Northwell Health Nurse Choir to perform at Jones Beach

The "AGT" finalists will share a bill with Train, Jewel and Blues Traveler.

Upcoming Events

Online: Gentle Mat Yoga

Mar9

Gentle class designed to be accessible to all, including beginners, bring a yoga mat or towel, two blankets, a yoga strap (or belt/bathrobe tie) and any other yoga props, those who have trouble sitting on the floor should have an armless chair available, register for a Zoom link (arrive 5 minutes early)

Where

Shelter Rock Library

165 Searingtown Rd.

Albertson, NY

11507-1521

Phone: 516-248-7363

Price

Free

Website
srpl.org

Mah Jongg, Bridge and Canasta

Mar9

Enjoy the games of mah jongg, bridge or canasta, limited materials will be available, participants are encouraged to bring their own sets, masks are required at all times regardless of vaccination status

Where

Shelter Rock Library

165 Searingtown Rd.

Albertson, NY

11507-1521

Phone: 516-248-7363

Price

Free

Website
srpl.org

Online: Guided Meditation

Mar10

Amy Rutledge will teach techniques incorporating mindfulness, visualization and breathing exercises, register for a link

Where

Shelter Rock Library

165 Searingtown Rd.

Albertson, NY

11507-1521

Phone: 516-248-7363

Price

Free

Website
srpl.org
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Summer travel 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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'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. 

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North Shore U Hospital gets $1M donation for new trauma suite

A Port Washington developer's foundation made the gift to help fund the new suite at the Manhasset hospital.

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Nassau boys tennis large school championship

See the scenes from Wednesday's championship event.

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LI school officials reassure parents, staff in wake of Texas massacre

They told parents and students that there were no imminent threats in their communities, according to police, and that counselors were available to talk. 

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Nassau girls badminton team final: Great Neck South vs. Jericho

See the scenes from Wednesday's championship event. 

North Hempstead Town may add cameras to school buses to enhance student safety

"It goes beyond just issuing notice of violations. It has a whole educational component, an awareness component and a peace-of-mind component for parents," said Councilman Robert Troiano.

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Undercover raids lead to multiple Nassau County arrests of vape shop vendors selling illegal THC
Great Neck's Lia Huang wins Nassau girls golf championship

Huang pulled away across the last five holes to claim a three-shot victory at Bethpage Park

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Kyle Rosenberg finds groove as Wheatley wins Game 1 in baseball

Costa Koutsoftas had three RBIs in victory over Locust Valley in Game 1 of Nassau Class B championships.

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Nassau Class B final: No. 3 Locust Valley vs. No. 1 Wheatley

Scenes from the Nassau Class B baseball final between No. 3 Locust Valley and No. 1 Wheatley. Wheatley.

North Hempstead won't rehire highway superintendent who got more than $134G in OT

The resolution was tabled by the councilwoman who proposed bringing Thomas Tiernan back to head the department, and North Hempstead says it will now launch a wider, formal search to fill the post.

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Victims of triple fatal crash include grandmother, other relatives, Nassau police said

The victims of what Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder described as a "horrific accident" include Marlene Luu, 66, of Woodside Queens.

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Cops: Grandmother of girl celebrating her Sweet 16 was one of the victims in New Hyde Park crash
Day trips on Long Island, in New York City to take this summer

Here are spots to visit and excursions to try that offer fun for everyone this season. 

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'I never thought I was going to hear the C word ... it was like a cruel joke'

Tim McCabe, of North Bellmore, said doctors found two cancerous tumors while he was undergoing a liver transplant. He gave himself a day to be angry about it, then moved on to face his latest health challenge.

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Racial demographics rapidly shifting in Long Island schools

Students of color have gone from being the minority to the majority in 32 Long Island districts over the past 20 years, a Newsday analysis found.

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My Turn: The promise of blueberries puts spring in my step

This year I was anxious for spring to come. I was tired of the cold weather ...

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School Notebook: Students tapped at mock-government conference

'The William Floyd Youth & Government program continues to be the gold standard.'

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State charges Amazon shortchanged pregnant, disabled workers 

The State Division of Human Rights said the online retailing giant failed to comply with law requiring reasonable accommodations for such physical conditions.

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Developer asks IDA for 20 years of tax breaks for Greenvale factory

Steel Equities plans to renovate the longtime home of Slant/Fin Corp., which won tax breaks in 2016 to stay on Long Island but is closing the facility.

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Memorial ceremony honors fallen Nassau police officers

The Nassau police department's annual memorial ceremony honors officers killed in the line of duty, officers who died from COVID-19 or a Sept. 11-related cancer, and police department retirees who died in the past 12 months.

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Annual ceremony honors deceased members of the Nassau County Police Department
Mineola 5th-graders get hands-on bridge-building lesson

Mineola Middle School students see what it takes to be a bridge engineer at an event with the Long Island Rail Road Expansion Project Management Team.

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Mineola Middle School students taught bridge-making skills as part of STEM Day
CHSAA boys volleyball final: Chaminade vs. St. John the Baptist

Scenes from the CHSAA boys volleyball final between Chaminade and St. John the Baptist at St. Dominic on Monday.

Unbeaten Chaminade repeats as CHSAA boys volleyball champion

Ryan Farrell and Logan Iacobazzi led the Flyers, who did not drop a set for the second season in a row.

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LI college graduation guide: 'Class of 2022 has persevered'

Long Island's colleges and universities are planning commencement ceremonies that largely return to pre-pandemic traditions.

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Nassau DA: Slaying suspect shot ex-girlfriend 9 times in the back

Quay-Sean Hines pleaded not guilty Friday to a grand jury indictment that he killed Amelia Laguerre on March 31 in a parking garage in New Hyde Park.

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