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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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

Stitches and Stories

Mar7

Come to the Annex and use your knitting or crocheting skills, share them with others or learn new ones, create a project for the holidays for a family member, friend or yourself in a warm and supportive environment, limited space

Where

Gold Coast Library

50 Railroad Ave.

Glen Head, NY

11545

Phone: 516-759-8300

Price

Free

Virtual Program: Evening Yoga

Mar7

Yoga session led by instructor Donna Harragan, held for 8 weeks on Mondays, register for a Zoom link

Where

Glen Cove Library

4 Glen Cove Ave.

Glen Cove, NY

11542-2840

Phone: 516-676-2130

Price

$40

Sewanhaka Squadron: America's Boating Course

Mar8

This 8-hour boating course will cover boating law, safety equipment, safe boating practices, navigation, boating emergencies, personal watercraft, chart, GPS, trailering and more, held for multiple days, register

Where

North Shore High School

450 Glen Cove Ave.

Glen Head, NY

11545-1141

Phone: 516-277-7000

Price

$60

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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
La Bussola in Glen Cove rolls back menu prices back to 19801m read1m read
Uncle Steve's opens in Roslyn 1m read1m read
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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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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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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."

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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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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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Asking the Clergy: What is your favorite blessing?

Sharing stories of graces bestowed by rainbows and family members.

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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.

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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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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...

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LI Lutheran baseball wins 2nd straight PSAA championship

Jack Coogan and Alex Pelaez lead the way in victory over Portledge.

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PSAA baseball final: LI Lutheran vs. Portledge

See the scenes from LI Lutheran's championship victory.

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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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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Police: 2 charged in catalytic converter thefts after father, son hold them until arrest

Two New York City men were caught using a special saw to remove catalytic converters from cars in Elmont, Nassau County police said.

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Steven Weber's 17 saves help MacArthur boys lacrosse defeat Roslyn

"Steven played lights-out today," Generals coach John Nessler said

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Glen Cove OKs new licensing agreement for charter yacht company

Eastern Star Cruises agreed to pay the city $18,000 for the year in monthly installments of $2,500 in summer and early fall and $500 a month in winter and spring, and will have use of the new ferry terminal.

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Five months after a fall left him paralyzed, this doctor is walking again

Dr. Joseph Casarona stumbled down the winding stairwell of his Cutchogue home one night and suffered a serious spinal injury.

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School Notebook: Long Island winners in science olympiads

Ward Melville and Great Neck South high schools advance to the national level.

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State grant helps Roslyn library boost diverse offerings

"You want to make sure that somebody finds something they can value in the library because we are an institution for everybody," Bryant Library director Victor Caputo said.

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'Bridgerton' & 'Euphoria'-inspired photo-ops pop up at Long Island selfie venue

Smile, you're on a TV show ... kind of.

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Sean Costello pitches Seaford to fourth straight shutout

He now owns two of the shutouts. He tossed a three-hitter with 10 strikeouts.

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