O'beehave opens in Islip, carrying organic, cruelty-free hair and body products

The shop sells natural botanical, organic and cruelty-free hair and body products — and asks you to bring your own bottle.

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Brightwaters man's problems with PSEG WorryFree 's heating and cooling system
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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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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Upcoming Events

West Islip Symphony Orchestra: Winter Concert

Mar4

An evening of Beethoven's The Consecration of the House overture, some Irish inspired music and finally, Schubert's 9th Symphony, "The Great"

Where

Beach Street Middle School

Higbie Lane

West Islip, NY

11795

Phone: 631-893-3310

Price

$10

Bagpipes Calling

Mar5

Bagpipes Calling! celebrates the Celtic spirit, as it lives on through the members of a lively bagpipe band from Long Island. Weaving together music, history, and culture, the film captures a behind the scenes experience of life in the band during its most festive season. See a live screening of the film (35 minutes), director's Q & A, and a live playing of the bagpipes by Andrea Wozny. Register.

Where

East Islip Library

381 E. Main St./Montauk Hwy.

East Islip, NY

11730

Phone: 631-581-9200

Price

free

Website
eipl.org

Bagpipes Calling!

Mar5

Screening of the short documentary "Bagpipes Calling!", not rated, running time 35 minutes, 2020, a Q&A with filmmaker Andrea Wozny and live bagpipe performance will follow, register

Where

East Islip Library

381 E. Main St./Montauk Hwy.

East Islip, NY

11730

Phone: 631-581-9200

Price

Free

Website
eipl.org
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For these LI moms, 'just breastfeed' not the solution to infant formula shortage

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Prosecutors: Man sentenced, 2 others plead guilty in sex cases

A Florida man got 12 years in prison for pressuring a Long Island teen to send him sexually explicit photos and two Central Islip men pleaded guilty to sex trafficking a minor at a Suffolk hotel, prosecutors said.

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Ducks closer Tyler Webb not getting many save opportunities

Slow start to season has manager Wally Backman using the former Yankee in non-save situations.

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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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Sayville vs. Mount Sinai

See the scenes from Thursday's playoff matchup.

Jameson Smith's five goals spark Bayport-Blue Point boys lacrosse to Suffolk Class C quarterfinal win

Third-seeded Phantoms have won seven straight.

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Westhampton boys lacrosse tops East Islip, advances to Suffolk Class B semifinals

Chance Brindle and Gavin Arcuri scored back-to-back to give No. 4 Westhampton a 6-4 lead in its 6-5 win over No. 5 East Islip.

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Catherine Meyers pitches 1-hitter as Sayville softball wins playoff opener

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"I really didn't even create my own shots," Trovato said. "My teammates were getting me open."

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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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Asking the Clergy: What is your favorite blessing?

Sharing stories of graces bestowed by rainbows and family members.

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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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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. 

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LI group recognizes benefits of $2.8 billion Midway Crossing Ronkonkoma project

The Long Island Regional Planning Council on Thursday voted to name Midway Crossing a project of regional significance. The designation is expected to help raise funds from public and private sources, officials said.

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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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Thanks, Mom: LI high school athletes pay tribute for Mother's Day

Each Mother's Day, Newsday invites Long Island high school student-athletes to honor their mothers with personal letters.

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Bellone: Suffolk marathon, other runs set for October to support LI vets

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Brentwood: Out of the box to play in box 

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Bay Shore vs. Lindenhurst

See the scenes from Friday's Suffolk matchup.

Deanna Ebert's arm, bat lead Bay Shore to win over Lindenhurst

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