Detective: Victim of Stop & Shop shooting id'd suspect from ambulance

The hearing was held to decide what evidence could be used at the trial of Gabriel Wilson, a Stop & Shop worker accused of killing the West Hempstead store manager and firing on 5 co-workers. 

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Pre-trial hearing for alleged Stop & Shop shooter
UFC champion Aljamain Sterling receives a hometown hero's salute in Uniondale

UFC bantamweight champ gave Uniondale High School students his message of perseverance and self-determination.

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UFC champion Aljamain Sterling honored at hometown Uniondale High School
Aljamain Sterling Day at Uniondale High School
Winning Take 5 ticket worth $18,060 sold in Long Beach

The only winner statewide had all five midday draw numbers correct.

Day trips on Long Island, in New York City to take this summer

Here are spots to visit and excursions to try that offer fun for everyone this season. 

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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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Lido Kosher Deli in Long Beach reopens after renovation2m read2m read
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Cops: Driver killed on Southern State after hitting tree

The vehicle was heading east near the exit for the Wantagh State Parkway when the driver struck the tree, a State Police spokesman said.

Preserving 'a little bit of history.' LI man's antique bottle collection gives a peek into the past.

Mike Cavanaugh takes his kayak out into the waters near his East Rockaway and Gilgo Beach homes in search of the bottles. He then researches the history of the bottles to compile stories for a website he created.

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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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LI bottle collector digs up history, gives a peek into the past
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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New drug that could save lives in COVID fight is here

Paxlovid dramatically reduces the chances of hospitalization or death for those at high risk of severe COVID-19. But many Long Islanders are still unaware of it, and some are nervous about taking it.

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Clarke baseball tops Carey, advances to host Mepham in Nassau quarterfinal

Rams host Mepham Sunday and if Clarke wins, they'll play a doubleheader.

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'KKK' spraypainted on East Meadow medical clinic, Nassau police say

The graffiti was found at an Urgent Care on Hempstead Turnpike, police said.

Lee Majors, Lindsay Wagner coming to Eternal Con

"Six Million Dollar Man" and "Bionic Woman" will be at Hofstra July 2 and 3.

'I never thought I was going to hear the C word ... it was like a cruel joke'

Tim McCabe, of North Bellmore, said doctors found two cancerous tumors while he was undergoing a liver transplant. He gave himself a day to be angry about it, then moved on to face his latest health challenge.

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North Bellmore resident alive thanks to organ donors
Toy for Tots drive dedicated to little leaguer who died during game

The 10-year-old Long Beach boy who suffered an epileptic seizure was also named an honorary Marine.

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U.S. Marine Corp posthumously names Lazar LaPenna honorary co-chairman of Toys for Tots
Long Beach OKs $123M bond to reroute sewage out of Reynolds Channel

The bonds will be used to convert Long Beach's wastewater treatment plant and build a pipeline that connects to Nassau's treatment facility at Bay Park in East Rockaway.

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Guide to beach towns on Long Island: Know before you go

Grab a towel and some sunblock, and follow the sound of the waves. 

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Cops: Woman left 5-month-old son in car in Merrick

According to police, a witness said the baby, who was in a car with the windows closed outside a store, was crying, coughing and red in the face.

City of Long Beach increases cost of beach passes

The city is raising the prices of individual and family beach passes by up to $30 for the upcoming summer.

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Newsday Athlete of the Week is Delaney Radin of Long Beach girls lacrosse

Delaney Radin from Long Beach girl’s lacrosse has always possessed great leadership skills and intangibles....

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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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Long Island partyboats that offer half- or full-day fishing trips

They've got all you need to go fishing — bait, tackle — and they'll clean your catch, too.

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Building projects mean the end for Long Beach boardwalk food trucks 

Work on apartment and condo projects could continue for the next few years, leaving owners of the popular food trucks without a place to park near the boardwalk during the busy summer months.

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To honor Lazar LaPenna, ballplayers suit up for school

On Long Island and beyond, youth baseball players wore their uniforms to school to pay tribute to the Long Beach fourth-grader who died last month during a Little League game.

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'A Strange Loop' racks up 11 Tony nods

Acting nominees include Long Island natives Patti LuPone and Billy Crystal.

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State to study whether Loop Parkway drawbridge should be replaced

The state is looking to conduct an engineering study on the 88-year-old drawbridge and the 2.65-mile Loop Parkway, which has needed frequent repairs.

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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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Jets honor Lazar LaPenna's memory

The Jets are honoring the memory of Lazar LaPenna, the 10-year-old boy from Long Beach who tragically died during a Little League game.

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Long Beach Cinemas, closed since COVID shutdown, set to reopen Friday

The Park Avenue theater is set to make its grand reopening with COVID-19 safety measures and precautions for customers, the theater's general manager Paula Lewis told Newsday.

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Tributes pour in for Long Beach boy who died while playing baseball

Even the New York Mets left three bats outside their clubhouse Wednesday in honor of Lazar LaPenna, 10.

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