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.

Talking with Rich Cohen about his 'Negotiator' dad

Onetime Syosset resident Herbie Cohen worked with presidents, the FBI, the CIA.

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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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Kate McKinnon, Pete Davidson and others depart 'SNL'

Sea Cliff Emmy winner McKinnon, Davidson, Aidy Bryant and Kyle Mooney bid farewell to the show during its season 47 finale.

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Upcoming Events

Online: Poetry Workshop


Explore the work of classic and contemporary poets and write your own poetry, facilitated by Mindy Mangot, cardholders only, limited space, register for a Zoom link


Rockville Centre Public Library

221 N. Village Ave.

Rockville Centre, NY


Phone: 516-766-6257



Veterans Food Assistance


Veterans and their families may receive supplementary food and resource assistance, held weekly on Saturdays


Church of St. Paul the Apostle

2534 Cedar Swamp Rd.

Brookville, NY


Phone: 516-935-1880



Long Island Choral Society Auditions


The Long Island Choral Society will be holding auditions for new members for their Spring 2022 concert that will include Haydn's "Lord Nelson Mass" and Handel's "Zadok the Priest", auditions are by appointment only, register for an appointment


South Side Middle School

Hillside and North Park avenues

Rockville Centre, NY




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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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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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Plans made to erect memorial to baymen in Oyster Bay

The baymen's work, pulling up shellfish from the bottom of the bay, will be memorialized in a bronze figure sitting in his boat.

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LI Special Olympics opening ceremony
Teens injured when driver, 17, crashes on LIE, Suffolk police say

One of the teens was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries, police said.

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For these LI moms, 'just breastfeed' not the solution to infant formula shortage

Even for parents who want to breastfeed, it may not be an option, due to issues ranging from medical conditions to lack of milk supply.

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Kate McKinnon among those leaving 'SNL'

Pete Davidson, Aidy Bryant, Michael Che and Kyle Mooney also departing.

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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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Changing demographics of LI schools
Long Islanders bid a tearful farewell to 'This Is Us'

Tissue boxes at hand, local viewers are ready for the NBC show's final episode.

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Top PSEG LI exec received nearly $900,000 in total compensation last year
Idina Menzel launches casual clothing line

Menzel says the line is "for people like me who hate to pick out what to wear."

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James W. Foote, who loved portraying Teddy Roosevelt, dies at 73

James W. Foote was in demand for reenactments and appearances.

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Asking the Clergy: What is your favorite blessing?

Sharing stories of graces bestowed by rainbows and family members.

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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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In LI school board races, candidates endorsed by teacher unions fared well 

The elections marked widespread victories for candidates endorsed by local teacher unions, and numerous losses for those groups that backed candidates critical of the ways race, gender and history are taught.

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War in Ukraine hits home for LI high school basketball star Kate Koval

LuHi's Kate Koval is a 6-5 sophomore from Kyiv who came to LI last September to pursue her dream of playing in the pros.

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Long Island Lutheran's Kate Koval plays with Ukrainian family on her mind 
'Wheel of Fortune Live!' coming to Tilles Center

A traveling tour of the popular game show arrives in Old Brookville on Oct. 7.

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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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Global supply chain 'a disaster' for Long Island pavement firm

Local business owners said they have been hampered by shipping delays at the Port of New York and New Jersey. The backups have slowed the arrival of key ingredients for products, cutting into businesses' bottom lines. 

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LI Lutheran girls lacrosse captures PSAA championship

Emma Von Essen had four goals and Ella O'Hara added three in victory over the top-seeded Stony Brook School.

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PSAA girls lacrosse championship: LI Lutheran vs. Stony Brook School

See the scenes from LI Lutheran's championship victory.

Jericho, Garden City students honored at engineering fair

The students' projects in the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair examined topics such as cancer research, climate change and a way to assist the visually impaired.

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Syosset High School senior named Presidential Scholar

Ethan Chiu is the only student from Long Island to receive what is considered one of the nation's highest honors.

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Syosset High School student has been named a U.S. Presidential Scholar
Major LIRR schedule changes rolling out this month

The changes take effect May 23. Others are happening this weekend.

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Melissa Gilbert talks about 'Prairie' book

Actress comes to East Norwich to chat about her memoir "Back to the Prairie."

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Feds: 2 LI men charged with murder-for-hire conspiracy in killing of Queens business owner

They're among four men charged in connection with 2019 execution-style killing.

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