CHSAA boys golf individual championships

Scenes from the CHSAA boys golf individual championships on Monday at Eisenhower Red.

Three steal Rolex watches in smash and grab at Walt Whitman, cops say

Suffolk police say the three smashed the display case in the Walt Whitman Shop's Tourneau store before stealing the Rolexes.

Suffolk IDA awards tax breaks to one warehouse but makes no decision on another

The Venture One project in Hauppauge won the IDA's help while the Hartz Mountain project on Spagnoli Road in Melville didn't garner the votes necessary for a decision.

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$31M in federal funding to clean up, restore Long Island Sound

Restoration projects include a planting program on the shore of Northport Harbor, salt marsh restoration at Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park, North Shore oyster plantings, and programs to monitor water quality.

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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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Upcoming Events

Vanderbilt Museum Grounds Open for Strolls, Picnics, Views

Mar5

The Museum welcomes a limited number of visitors on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Come for a stroll, a picnic, salt air, blooming gardens, and spectacular views of Northport Bay

Where

Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium

180 Little Neck Rd.

Centerport, NY

11721-1145

Phone: 631-854-5579

Price

$14 per carload

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Mar7

Join Mrs. Ceramello for an informal monthly meeting, bring your current needle project to work on and share with the group, light refreshments will be served, cardholders only, masks are required, limit of 10, register

Where

Center Moriches Library

235 Main St.

Center Moriches, NY

11934-2405

Phone: 631-878-0940

Price

Free

Foraging with "Wildman" Bill

Mar13

The program begins with a talk in the planetarium theater and is followed by a foraging for edible plant tour on the estate grounds, participants should bring plastic bags for veggies and herbs and a paper bag for early-season mushrooms, wear closed shoes

Where

Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium

180 Little Neck Rd.

Centerport, NY

11721-1145

Phone: 631-854-5579

Price

$10

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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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Julia Huxtable's four goals, one assist spark Northport girls lacrosse to Suffolk final

Tigers will meet No. 2 Ward Melville on Wednesday.

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First responders recognized for successful use of CPR at ceremony in Dix Hills

The Suffolk Regional Emergency Medical Services Council presented awards Saturday to police, fire, ambulance and other emergency personnel for successfully administering CPR to victims.

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Elwood Quad cinemas reopening after COVID closure, owner says

The Elwood Quad, a longtime fixture in East Northport, closed Oct. 29, 2020, just days after cinemas were allowed to reopen.

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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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Love Story: They met at 16 as Modell's co-workers

We got engaged in 1971, after Ernie surprised me with a ring in my Easter basket.

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The Column: Annual checkup helps me keep perspective

Sometimes I impose my Only Child Theory on medical personnel.

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God Squad: Happy Vesak Day! Celebrating Buddha's birthday

Let's consider how Buddhism addresses salvation from sin/ignorance/despair.

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Jill Cestraro scores go-ahead run in sixth to give Commack softball playoff win

Took advantage of miscue by Smithtown East and Cougars followed with six hits in first-round game.

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Commack vs. Smithtown East

See the scenes from Wednesday's Suffolk matchup.

Suffolk legislators weighing 12-year limit for officeholders

The legislature advanced a measure that would establish a countywide referendum in November and settle an issue that caused a thorny political and legal dispute last year.

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Edie Falco to play Pete Davidson's mom in streaming series

Peacock series "Bupkis" will be a fictionalized version of Davidson's life.

'Margaritaville,' 'Mystic Pizza' coming to Engeman Theater

New season will also include "The Sound of Music," "A Christmas Story" and more.

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LI museums celebrate Asian Heritage Month

Check out the exhibits at Wang Center, Hecksher Museum and Westbury Arts.

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Faith Calendar: Worship and events from May 15 to 22

Long Island's religious communities offer a variety of events each week.

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Patti LuPone yells at patrons for wearing masks improperly

Northport native's expletive-laden rant gets cheers from other audience members.

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Cops from Long Island among latest names on NY memorial

A total of 49 names statewide were added to the state Police Officers Memorial.

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Four LI hospitals get 'A' rating by nonprofit watchdog

St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center, Mather Hospital, North Shore University Hospital and NYU Langone Hospital–Long Island each got the top score from the Washington, D.C.-based Leapfrog Group.

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'A Strange Loop' racks up 11 Tony nods

Acting nominees include Long Island natives Patti LuPone and Billy Crystal.

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The Column: Rattled by a lost wedding band

'Once in a while, I would slip the ring over a craggy knuckle ...'

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Starcke, McNaughton spur Northport to convincing lacrosse win over Ward Melville

Tyler Kuprianchik went 13-for-16 on faceoffs for Northport on Louis J. Acompora Memorial Jamboree day

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Plaque, sidecar dedicated to NYPD officer Anastasios Tsakos

Anastasios Tsakos, an NYPD highway police officer from East Northport, was struck and killed last year on the Long Island Expressway by an alleged drunken driver.

'The Little Prince' to end Broadway run 3 months early

The acrobatic musical will play its final performance on May 8.

Nassau legislature OKs LIPA power plant tax challenge settlement

The deal would lower the $59 million in taxes LIPA pays for the Island Park and Glenwood Landing power stations by 46.5% over the next five years.

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