Ashley Carillo's victory in the Nassau AAA 3,000 comes after disappointing 1,500

Port Washington freshman clocked 11:06.7 in the 3,000 and Vikings won team title.

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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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Cops: Man, 86, struck, killed crossing road in Mineola

The driver of the car remained at the scene at Second Street at Roosevelt Place, police said

Cops: Hicksville man robbed 9 businesses within 3 weeks

Jonathan Bird faces multiple charges after his arrest in connection with a string of commercial burglaries since early May, Nassau police said.

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Northwell Health Nurse Choir to perform at Jones Beach

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

Summer travel will be busy, but COVID still unpredictable

Dr. Alan Bulbin, director of infectious disease at Catholic Health St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center, on COVID-19: "Every time you thought there was a pattern, you get a curveball, a new variant."

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'Law enforcement investigation' into outgoing Manhasset schools chief 

Allegations that outgoing superintendent Vincent Butera sexually harassed a teacher led the state Education Department to subpoena the district's records in the case. 

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North Shore U Hospital gets $1M donation for new trauma suite

A Port Washington developer's foundation made the gift to help fund the new suite at the Manhasset hospital.

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Nassau boys tennis large school championship

See the scenes from Wednesday's championship event.

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LI school officials reassure parents, staff in wake of Texas massacre

They told parents and students that there were no imminent threats in their communities, according to police, and that counselors were available to talk. 

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Nassau girls badminton team final: Great Neck South vs. Jericho

See the scenes from Wednesday's championship event. 

North Hempstead Town may add cameras to school buses to enhance student safety

"It goes beyond just issuing notice of violations. It has a whole educational component, an awareness component and a peace-of-mind component for parents," said Councilman Robert Troiano.

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Undercover raids lead to multiple Nassau County arrests of vape shop vendors selling illegal THC
Great Neck's Lia Huang wins Nassau girls golf championship

Huang pulled away across the last five holes to claim a three-shot victory at Bethpage Park

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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 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.

North Hempstead won't rehire highway superintendent who got more than $134G in OT

The resolution was tabled by the councilwoman who proposed bringing Thomas Tiernan back to head the department, and North Hempstead says it will now launch a wider, formal search to fill the post.

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Victims of triple fatal crash include grandmother, other relatives, Nassau police said

The victims of what Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder described as a "horrific accident" include Marlene Luu, 66, of Woodside Queens.

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Cops: Grandmother of girl celebrating her Sweet 16 was one of the victims in New Hyde Park crash
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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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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5 Memorial Day weekend boutique hotel getaways on Long Island

If you're looking for a getaway this holiday weekend, a staycation is the perfect escape.

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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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Art, food of Asia comes to Port Washington

Asian-American Festival includes a Japanese tea ceremony, taekwondo demonstrations, calligraphy lessons and food from across Asia.

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Port Washington boys lacrosse cruises in key Nassau A win over Oceanside

Henry Haberman finished with three goals and four assists for the Vikings (10-3, 6-1 in conference).

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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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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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Cops from Long Island among latest names on NY memorial

A total of 49 names statewide were added to the state Police Officers Memorial.

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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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Like mother, like daughter, and both inspired to help a special community on Mother's Day 

Ilissa and Holly Sternlicht will raise money for the Helen Keller National Center in a virtual 5-kilometer run-walk that will benefit the Port Washington nonprofit's Health & Wellness Program for the vision- and hearing impaired.

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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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Aidan Christie's overtime goal wins it for Massapequa boys lacrosse over Port Washington

Christie returned from a three-week injury absence to lift Massapequa past Port Washington with a pair of goals

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PedalShare bike share program expands into Nassau this spring

Bike-sharing program expanding to Nassau County

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Driving ranges to perfect your swing on Long Island 

Where you can drive balls by the bucket.

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Cops: Man's body found on Sands Point beach by walker

The dead man, who was apparently in his 50s, was near 30 Plum Beach Pt. on Saturday morning, Nassau police said.

19 LI companies named to NY's inaugural list of historic businesses

The Historic Business Preservation Registry was created to honor and promote shops that are at least 50 years old and have made significant contributions to their communities.

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Beyond the books: Indie bookstores selling Long Island-made art, games and more

Bookstores are neighborhood mainstays.

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Ukraine war divides Christian Orthodox churches on LI

While Russian Orthodox Christians clash or tiptoe around the war in Ukraine, other Orthodox jurisdictions on Long Island condemn the invasion. 

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