Thousands of volunteers, including Long Island scout troops, spent Saturday at Calverton National Cemetery planting flags at the graves of fallen soldiers to honor their service on Memorial Day weekend.1m read1m read
That's the main piece of advice from hotel and business owners anticipating larger crowds returning to the North and South forks as COVID restrictions ease and Memorial Day ushers in the summer season.Long read7m read
Phantoms' Felicia Giglio had seven saves and Mikaela Mooney had four goals.1m read1m read
See the scenes from Tuesday's event.
Shoreham beat No. 1 Bayport-Blue Point , which beat the Wildcats twice during the regular season.1m read1m read
Bishop John Barres, head of the diocese, called Emil Wcela "a humble man, fine Scripture scholar, faithful pastor and dedicated bishop," noting that he served the diocese for more than 65 years.2m read2m read
Here are more than 20 ways to get started this holiday weekend.4m read4m read
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.Long read9m read
Keri Lynn Stromski, a mother of three and a longtime teacher in the Riverhead School District, died last year after a 4½-year battle with breast cancer.1m read1m read
Eighteen Long Island school districts have frozen tax rates, and four are calling for cuts. New Suffolk and Wainscott on the East End are seeking to pierce the tax cap.3m read3m read
Thousands of New Yorkers, Long Islanders among them, marched Saturday to protest the potential reversal of the landmark federal law ensuring a woman's right to abortion.3m read3m read
Long Island's colleges and universities are planning commencement ceremonies that largely return to pre-pandemic traditions.4m read4m read
See the scenes from Mount Sinai's victory on Thursday.
Town and Suffolk County Water Authority officials say they have agreed in principle to connect 64 homes.1m read1m read
Long Island's religious communities offer a variety of events each week.1m read1m read
The group helps families in need to pay for funeral and burial services after a loved one dies from an opioid overdose.3m read3m read
"Leave the World Behind" stars Hawke, Julia Roberts and Mahershala Ali.1m read1m read
Since 2016, ultra-marathoner Eva Casale has run a series of marathons to benefit local VFWs and other military service organizations, as well as veterans and their families.3m read3m read
Liam Kershis sparks 9-2 run and finished with seven goals and three assists.1m read1m read
Scenes from a Suffolk boys lacrosse game between Shoreham-Wading River and host Comsewogue on Wednesday.
See the scenes from Tuesday's Suffolk girls lacrosse matchup.
Jordan Messina and Ally Reilly added three goals apiece for the Golden Flashes.1m read1m read
The veterans were awarded the medals at the American Airpower Museum in Farmingdale.1m read1m read
See the scenes from Shoreham-Wading River's matchup with Bayport-Blue Point.
Alec Gregorek's three goals and one assist help Wildcats in Division II game.1m read1m read
Scenes from a Suffolk Division II boys lacrosse game between Smithtown West and host Shoreham-Wading River on Saturday.
"This was a big morale booster after a couple of years that have been challenging," said the team's coach Wendy Way.3m read3m read
A drunken driver identified crashed into a police vehicle on the scene of an earlier crash in Wading River, according to Riverhead Town Police. The officer suffered injuries that were not life-threatening.1m read1m read
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No food sums up summer like homemade ice cream, whether it's a cone on the run, or a sit-down feast of a banana split.Long read9m read
Jones Beach, Long Beach, Robert Moses and more Long Island beaches to explore this summer.Long read19m read
Can you tell me how to get -- how to get to Sesame Street (in Kings Park)? Ever take a walk down Wolf Hill Road in Huntington? Or take a turn down the winding Whiskey Road in Ridge?
Part of Saturday's Bethpage Air Show was canceled due to a storm, but organizers are optimistic that the first full-capacity air show in three years at Jones Beach will fly-high this Memorial Day weekend.
It was graduation day for police recruits in Suffolk County. Newsday TV's Cecilia Dowd reports.
Veterans and public officials gather at Long Island State Veterans Home in Stony Brook for a Memorial Day ceremony.
The 16-year-old was arrested after the school principal saw a threatening post on Instagram and contacted police. Newsday TV's Steve Langford reports.
Meet the Blue Angels pilots getting ready to strut their stuff in their F-18 Super Hornets at 600 miles an hour over Jones Beach. Newsday TV's Steve Langford reports.