Talking with Rich Cohen about his 'Negotiator' dad

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

2m read2m read
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.

2m read2m read
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.

1m read1m read
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.

4m read4m read
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. 

5m read5m read
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.

2m read2m read
LI Special Olympics opening ceremony
The best Italian restaurants on Long IslandLong read8m read
Long Island restaurants open for Christmas, Christmas Eve5m read5m read
Taiwanese restaurant Eatery 19 opens in Syosset2m read2m read
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.

1m read1m read
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.

4m read4m read
Kate McKinnon among those leaving 'SNL'

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

2m read2m read
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.

Long read9m read
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.

3m read3m read
Changing demographics of LI schools
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."

1m read1m read
James W. Foote, who loved portraying Teddy Roosevelt, dies at 73

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

2m read2m read
Asking the Clergy: What is your favorite blessing?

Sharing stories of graces bestowed by rainbows and family members.

2m read2m read
Amazon Fresh opening on LI to be first in New York State, retailer says

Hiring is about to begin for the Oceanside store. Amazon Fresh supermarkets let shoppers pay digitally without going through checkout lines.

2m read2m read
Syosset vs. Farmingdale

See the scenes from the Nassau baseball matchup.

Alex Larson rebounds to lift Syosset baseball in Game 1 vs. Farmingdale

Syosset hosts Farmingdale in Game 2 of the Class AA quarterfinals on Thursday.

1m read1m read
Long Island Lutheran's Kate Koval plays with Ukrainian family on her mind 
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.

4m read4m read
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. 

Long read8m read
William Birney gives Massapequa boys lacrosse a thrilling win over Syosset

Bursts through the defense to score tiebreaking goal. 

1m read1m read
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.

1m read1m read
Massapequa vs. Syosset

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau matchup.

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

See the scenes from LI Lutheran's championship victory.

10 things to watch in the Nassau girls lacrosse playoffs

1. Can Massapequa repeat? Massapequa hopes to keep control of the top of Nassau Class...

4m read4m read
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.

2m read2m read
Syosset High School student has been named a U.S. Presidential Scholar
Melissa Gilbert talks about 'Prairie' book

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

3m read3m read
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.

3m read3m read
Political, advocacy groups put their imprint on LI school board races
Long Island school board elections get 'nasty'

Political and advocacy groups increasingly have been injecting themselves into traditionally nonpartisan school board elections on Long Island, endorsing candidates, assisting in campaigns and inflaming divisions ahead of the May 17 vote.

Long read9m read
20-room estate in Mill Neck listed for $17.4 million

With two pools and a theater, the house is "one of a kind," the broker says.

1m read1m read