Massapequa again beats Syosset, repeats as Nassau A girls lacrosse champions

Joely Caramelli and Ellen Leisen each scored two goals for Massapequa.

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MacArthur's Matt Sarni a maestro on mound

Matt Sarni pitched 11 unblemished innings againt Seaford in Nassau  A playoffs.

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Eastbound Sunrise Highway in Freeport reopens

Roadwork has led to the closure of eastbound Sunrise Highway in Freeport, the Nassau County Police Department said Saturday.

Man faces hate crime charges in East Meadow graffiti case

The man allegedly spray-painted "KKK" on the wall of a local urgent care clinic earlier this month, Nassau County police said Saturday.

Weather dampens Saturday's Bethpage Air Show, but hopes soar for Sunday 

Most of Saturday's Bethpage Air Show was canceled, but organizers are buoyed by the prediction of a picture-perfect day at Jones Beach on Sunday.

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Upcoming Events

American Legion Post 1749 Meeting

Mar4

Post 1749, new members welcome, no meetings July-Aug.

Where

Bellmore VFW Hall

2400 Bedford Ave.

Bellmore, NY

11710

Phone: 516-785-9506

"For God and Country"

Mar4

North Bellmore American Legion meets first Friday of the month

Where

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American Legion Post 1082 Meeting

Mar5

Post 1082, new members welcome, all members of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to join; group does not meet July and August.

Where

American Legion East Meadow Memorial Post 1082

294 Bellmore Rd.

East Meadow, NY

11710

Phone: 516-579-8781

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'For two years we've been living with death and tragedy'

Across Long Island, students, teachers and school administrators are struggling to understand the shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.

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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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Garden City vs. Long Beach

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau semifinal.

Calhoun vs. MacArthur

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau semfinal. 

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Calhoun vs. Division

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau semifinal.

A.J. Molinari's OT goal sends Calhoun boys lacrosse to Nassau B final

It's the Colts' first trip to the county title game since 1987. 

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Calhoun handles adversity against Division, wins Game 3 of Nassau baseball semifinal

Dan Bondi allowed four hits and walked three in 6 1/3 innings to put the Colts in the final series.

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Garden City boys lacrosse feels right at home on Hofstra turf, gains Nassau final

Fargione Gibbons, Aidan Considine and Jay Ottomanelli each score two goals in semifinal win.

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Carol M. Baldwin, 92, actors' mom, funded breast cancer research

The acting clan's matriarch helped build a breast cancer research center and fund.

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East Rockaway man stockpiled ghost guns, prosecutors say

Authorities say he is facing local charges that could send him to prison for up to 15 years.

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Sofia LaSpina, Gabby Hanellin lead Bellmore-Merrick to inaugural Nassau girls flag football title

The inaugural Nassau girls flag football championship was secured on LaSpina's late TD pass to Hanellin.

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Nassau flag football championship: Bellmore-Merrick vs. Lynbrook

Bellmore-Merrick and Lynbrook battled for the first ever Nassau flag football title.

Northwell Health Nurse Choir to perform at Jones Beach

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

Brian Ortega vs. Yair Rodriguez to headline UFC Fight Night at UBS Arena

It is the first MMA event at the $1.1 billion facility at Belmont Park, which opened last November.

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Motorcyclist killed in Uniondale collision, Nassau police say

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

Asking the Clergy: Commemorating Memorial Day

Memorial Day was established in 1868 as a time to decorate the graves of the war dead.

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

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

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Do LIers want stricter gun laws?
Nassau stepping up DWI, BWI patrols for Memorial Day weekend
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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Plainedge vs. Calhoun

Scenes from a Nassau Class A baseball quarterfinal between Plainedge and host Calhoun on Sunday.

Dan Bondi pitches Calhoun past Plainedge

Alec Edwards' homer backs Colts starter in Nassau Class A quarterfinal win.

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Cops: Driver killed on Southern State after hitting tree

The vehicle was heading east near the exit for the Wantagh State Parkway when the driver struck the tree, a State Police spokesman said.

Bethpage Air Show's lone female aerobatic stunt pilot once feared flying

Jessy Panzer, one of the few female aerobatic air show performers and air racers active in the United States, will perform at the Jones Beach show on Memorial Day weekend.

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20+ things to do this Memorial Day weekend on Long Island

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

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Long Island Christians weigh in on Roe v. Wade
On abortion issue and Roe, beliefs of LI Christians mirror U.S.

Christian Long Islanders are as divided on the hot-button abortion issue as most of the country. Between the extremes — no abortion at all or abortion with no restrictions — there is nuance among Christians on the island. 

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