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Levittown teachers find a way to cheer up their students during coronavirus outbreak

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday blasted a $2 trillion federal coronavirus rescue package, County Executives Laura Curran and Steve Bellone announced more deaths due to the pandemic, while Summit Lane School in Levittown teachers and faculty found a unique way to cheer up their students. Here is Newsday's March 26 wrapup of what you need to know about the coronavirus. Credit: Newsday staff


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Theresa Sanders, president and CEO of the Urban LI's African American leaders react to Floyd death, protests Gov. Andrew Cuomo said COVID-19 hospitalizations and daily Cuomo: Coronavirus daily death toll falls to 56 NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday spoke De Blasio: 'Folks who come to incite violence, we won’t accept that' Multiple protests were staged around New York City Protests against police brutality in NYC, on LI Overcrowding of Cedar Beach, in Southold, lead Suffolk Suffolk, Southold plan crackdown at Cedar Beach County Park Protesters gathered across Long Island Saturday for two Protesters gather for 2 different reasons Protesters gathered in Suffolk on Saturday to demand Suffolk protesters demand NY reopen small businesses Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo called for the state Cuomo: AG will conduct review after violent clashes with NYPD Movie goers gathered outside of NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum on Friday Drive-in movie presented at Nassau Coliseum Thousands gathered in Manhattan on Friday to protest police Thousands in Manhattan protest police brutality in wake of Floyd death Syosset native Evan Rosenberg started 333 Charity in LI native aims to feed Holocaust survivors amid pandemic Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said Friday she's Curran: On track for Phase 2 reopening Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone spoke at his Bellone looks ahead to phase two Newsday's Michael Gormley talks about how Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Gates try to re-imagine schools of the future Therapist Janet Kahn-Scolaro discusses the mental health care side Therapist Janet Kahn-Scolaro talks COVID-19 mental health issues Dr. Adhi Sharma, chief medical officer of South Dr. Adhi Sharma: Non-COVID-19 patients suffering at home Inside Mount Sinai South Nassau hospital 30 days Ex-NYPD officer discusses symptoms, hospital stay with virus CEO Richard Murphy talks about the financial toll CEO Richard Murphy talks about the financial toll Dr. Rajiv Datta, chair of surgery at Mount Dr. Rajiv Datta performs surgery during pandemic 2020 has been a challenging year, but together, Together Long Island Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday held a Cuomo: 'We're going to focus on NYC hot spots' Street dining may soon arrive on closed roads Outdoor dining may soon come to closed streets in Nassau Nassau County corrections officers and sheriff's department personnel Nassau corrections, sheriffs hold car parade to thank front line workers at Winthrop Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone on Thursday said Suffolk Executive Bellone says outdoor dining coming soon Long Island businesses who are part of Phase One Long Island reopens: Scenes from the start of Phase One Adriana Torres, of Hempstead, took her baby daughter Leah 7 weeks after giving birth, COVID-19 mom takes baby home Construction workers are back on the job on Coronavirus daily wrap-up: LI begins to reopen Christian Yanes, 19, of Brentwood, was charged with driving Police: Man charged with DWAI in crash that killed 4-year-old girl The Suffolk County Sheriff's office on Wednesday held Suffolk sheriff holds thank you parade at Stony Brook Medicine Educators at Long Beach's East Elementary School created Teachers join students in Getty art challenge Council members voted remotely online while in-person public Long Beach City Council passes $94M budget with 3.68% tax hike Long Island will start the first phase of Coronavirus wrap-up: Long Island to start reopening Nassau County Executive Laura Curran on Tuesday said Curran: Hospitalizations are down in Nassau Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone on Monday talked Bellone: Reopening ‘a reflection of just how far we’ve come’ Small business owners in Sayville and nearby communities Sayville business owners want looser lockdown restrictions Gov. 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