MacArthur's Matt Sarni a maestro on mound

Matt Sarni pitched 11 unblemished innings againt Seaford in Nassau  A playoffs.

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Eastbound Sunrise Highway in Freeport reopens

Roadwork has led to the closure of eastbound Sunrise Highway in Freeport, the Nassau County Police Department said Saturday.

Man faces hate crime charges in East Meadow graffiti case

The man allegedly spray-painted "KKK" on the wall of a local urgent care clinic earlier this month, Nassau County police said Saturday.

Weather dampens Saturday's Bethpage Air Show, but hopes soar for Sunday 

Most of Saturday's Bethpage Air Show was canceled, but organizers are buoyed by the prediction of a picture-perfect day at Jones Beach on Sunday.

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'For two years we've been living with death and tragedy'

Across Long Island, students, teachers and school administrators are struggling to understand the shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.

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To end gun violence, some LI religious leaders preach direct action over 'thoughts and prayers'

After the Texas elementary school massacre, they are scrapping a "thoughts and prayers" approach.

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Garden City vs. Long Beach

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau semifinal.

Calhoun vs. MacArthur

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau semfinal. 

Calhoun vs. Division

See the scenes from Friday's Nassau semifinal.

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A.J. Molinari's OT goal sends Calhoun boys lacrosse to Nassau B final

It's the Colts' first trip to the county title game since 1987. 

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Calhoun handles adversity against Division, wins Game 3 of Nassau baseball semifinal

Dan Bondi allowed four hits and walked three in 6 1/3 innings to put the Colts in the final series.

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Garden City boys lacrosse feels right at home on Hofstra turf, gains Nassau final

Fargione Gibbons, Aidan Considine and Jay Ottomanelli each score two goals in semifinal win.

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East Rockaway man stockpiled ghost guns, prosecutors say

Authorities say he is facing local charges that could send him to prison for up to 15 years.

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Sofia LaSpina, Gabby Hanellin lead Bellmore-Merrick to inaugural Nassau girls flag football title

The inaugural Nassau girls flag football championship was secured on LaSpina's late TD pass to Hanellin.

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Nassau flag football championship: Bellmore-Merrick vs. Lynbrook

Bellmore-Merrick and Lynbrook battled for the first ever Nassau flag football title.

Northwell Health Nurse Choir to perform at Jones Beach

The "AGT" finalists will share a bill with Train, Jewel and Blues Traveler.

Brian Ortega vs. Yair Rodriguez to headline UFC Fight Night at UBS Arena

It is the first MMA event at the $1.1 billion facility at Belmont Park, which opened last November.

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Motorcyclist killed in Uniondale collision, Nassau police say

The motorcyclist collided with a sedan at the intersection of Front and Chester streets last night, police said.

Asking the Clergy: Commemorating Memorial Day

Memorial Day was established in 1868 as a time to decorate the graves of the war dead.

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Lost and found, eventually: Hempstead's $4.7M in federal rent relief

The misunderstanding over U.S. Treasury funds came as the town struggled to get aid out to landlords, federal data shows. 

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LI discount clothing distributor to close, laying off 79 locally

Ben Elias Industries Corp. blamed supply chain issues and higher shipping costs. 

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Police respond to JCC in Lawrence after bomb threat made via email

After conducting a "thorough and systematic search" of the building and area, Nassau police said they found no evidence of any credible dangers.

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Here's what to know about Tuesday's school budget elections
Discounter nicknamed 'Kosher Costco' plans Long Island entry

Bingo Wholesale plans to open a 61,669-square-foot store in a space that a Stop & Shop supermarket vacated in 2020.

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'Shark Tank' features Long Island founder of men's cosmetics company Stryx

A Lawrence entrepreneur and his business partner pitch their men's cosmetics line to the sharks on Friday's episode.

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School aid being used for extended day, technology strategies, small-group instruction

With hundreds of millions of dollars in extra state and federal aid coming into districts, a frequent question has been how best the money can be used to help students make up for time lost and in boosting achievement. 

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Schools offer additional support for students thanks to state and federal aid 
Three ex-'Real Housewives' to dish at Long Island event 

Jill Zarin, Vicki Gunvalson and Caroline Manzo will appear in Patchogue.

Shop the latest maternity styles at 9 New York in Cedarhurst 

The boutique caters to fashion forward women looking for both professional and dressy clothing.

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Seniors Calendar: Long Island Events from April 24 to May 1

Join a mystery book club or learn about the archaeological process and more.

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Waterfront home in Atlantic Beach lists for $4.2 million

Most of the12 rooms in the Mediterranean-style home have Reynolds Channel views.

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School Notebook: 1st-place winners in LI History Day

This year's topics ranged from Roe v. Wade to the bombing of Pearl Harbor.

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Cops: Queens man charged in string of Nassau car thefts, burglary

Multiple vehicles were stolen including a freight delivery truck from a Raymour & Flanigan Warehouse, police said.

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Ex-Uber driver sentenced to jail for child endangerment

"You changed this young lady's outlook on the world. And that's a tragedy," Nassau Acting State Supreme Court Justice Howard Sturim told Sean Williams.

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County exec getting traffic light added to busy Woodmere intersection

Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman said the traffic light is needed in the intersection, heavily trafficked by pedestrians, trucks and other vehicles.

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Highest COVID hospitalizations came in majority Black, Latino areas, and places with low vaccination rates, analysis shows

People living in ZIP codes with the 50 lowest vaccination rates on LI were 39.4% more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 during the recent omicron surge than residents of the ZIP codes with the 50 highest vaccination rates.

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Board of Regents revamping regulations for private schools, Jewish yeshivas

The schools, including Jewish yeshivas, may have to demonstrate they meet state academic requirements in multiple ways, such as attaining recognition from accrediting agencies, under revised regulations proposed by state education officials. 

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LI's Shane Olivea, who starred with Chargers, dies at 40, team says

Olivea, the Long Beach and Lawrence football standout, was a starter in all four seasons of his NFL career and, in 2006, blocked for LaDainian Tomlinson's record-setting season.

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LI school districts prepare for 'milestone' of mask mandate's end

Long Island school district leaders were gearing up to stop requiring students and staff to wear masks starting Wednesday, while hoping to get clarity on issues such as whether face coverings will remain mandatory on school buses.

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Developer wins IDA tax breaks for 48-unit apartment complex in Inwood

The complex, near the Inwood Long Island Rail Road station, would "replace vacant buildings" on Bayview Avenue. Separately, the Hempstead IDA said it's weighing tax breaks for a 150-unit West Hempstead apartment complex at the site of an abandoned supermarket.

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