Kyle Rosenberg finds groove as Wheatley wins Game 1 in baseball

Costa Koutsoftas had three RBIs in victory over Locust Valley in Game 1 of Nassau Class B championships.

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Nassau Division II tennis team final: Wheatley vs. Friends Academy

Scenes from the Nassau Division II tennis team final between Wheatley and Friends Academy on Monday at Eisenhower Park.

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.

Upcoming Events

Virtual: Barre Fitness

Mar5

Full body workout inspired by elements of ballet, yoga and Pilates that focuses on low impact, high intensity movements, led by instructor Stefanie Perretta, bring 2 to 3 pound weights, a chair and a mat, register for a Zoom link

Where

Hicksville Library

169 Jerusalem Ave.

Hicksville, NY

11801-4919

Phone: 516-931-1417

Price

Free

Virtual: Tai Chi

Mar7

Online tai chi session with instructor Linda Cafiero, register for a Zoom link

Where

Hicksville Library

169 Jerusalem Ave.

Hicksville, NY

11801-4919

Phone: 516-931-1417

Price

Free

Virtual: Dance Fitness

Mar7

Online dance fitness class with instructor Stefanie Perretta, register for a Zoom link

Where

Hicksville Library

169 Jerusalem Ave.

Hicksville, NY

11801-4919

Phone: 516-931-1417

Price

Free

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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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Long Island Christians weigh in on Roe v. Wade
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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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School Notebook: Students tapped at mock-government conference

'The William Floyd Youth & Government program continues to be the gold standard.'

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State charges Amazon shortchanged pregnant, disabled workers 

The State Division of Human Rights said the online retailing giant failed to comply with law requiring reasonable accommodations for such physical conditions.

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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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Mineola 5th-graders get hands-on bridge-building lesson

Mineola Middle School students see what it takes to be a bridge engineer at an event with the Long Island Rail Road Expansion Project Management Team.

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Erinn Hayes will guest on another 'Kevin' show

Erinn Hayes will make a guest appearance on AMC series.

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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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Bleach it, slice it, embroider it: Long Islanders are making style their own

"People like to stand out in a crowd" ... and custom flourishes are ways to do that. 

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Dearly Threaded, Long Island-based embroidery shop, sells customized denim jackets
Upstate man backs into cop car during pursuit in Hicksville, Nassau police say

Police said the man had to be subdued with a stun gun.

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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Hicksville woman tried to board JFK flight with nine boxes of ammunition, TSA says

The woman told TSA agents the ammunition belonged to her son and that she had grabbed the wrong bag.

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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
Twins in two LI school districts named valedictorian and salutatorian
Twins are valedictorian, salutatorian at 2 LI high schools 

To have twins graduate with such competitive academic achievement is so rare that administrators and teachers at the two schools said they don't recall it happening in recent memory.

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Herricks vs. Island Trees

Scenes from a Nassau Conference III softball game between Herricks and host Island Trees on Wednesday.