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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Upcoming Events

Elton John: Farewell Yellow Brick Road

Mar5

Elton John live on stage.

Where

Nassau Coliseum

1255 Hempstead Tpke.

Uniondale, NY

11553

Phone: 516-744-6310

Price

tickets start at $179

Online: Eat Better on a Budget

Mar7

Health presentation by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk, register for a link

Where

Uniondale Library

400 Uniondale Ave.

Uniondale, NY

11553-1948

Phone: 516-489-2220

Price

Free

Online: Women's History Month Paint Night

Mar24

Local artist and New York state certified art teacher Astritik will lead patrons in beautiful painting in honor of Women's History Month, for ages 18 and older, supply kits will be provided, cardholders only, register for a link

Where

Uniondale Library

400 Uniondale Ave.

Uniondale, NY

11553-1948

Phone: 516-489-2220

Price

Free

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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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Uniondale vigil in honor of victims in Buffalo and Texas elementary school shootings
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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Do LIers want stricter gun laws?
Baldwin Harbor split-level with large yard lists for $690,000

The 1,822-square-foot, four-bedroom house spans four levels.

Interns are coming back as COVID restrictions ease

Employers expect to boost their intern hiring this summer as companies cope with shortages of workers.

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Uniondale renews efforts to erase East Garden City designation

Residents say developers continue to mislabel their community as part of "an implicit bias" to make it more appealing to new residents while forgetting its diverse heritage.

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LIPA touts millions in savings, but customer bills are still rising

Higher natural gas costs are eating up much of the expected savings, which will take years to amass.

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Living in Long Island's seaports: Sayville, Sag Harbor and Greenport

Sailboat-dotted bays, shoreline sunsets and raw bars within walking distance of home.

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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
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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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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