From the picturesque scenes of Long Island to the iconic sights of New York City, Newsday photographers capture images telling the stories of the people and places of the region. Here are some of the most compelling photos.
Meaghan Neary, 27, of Holtsville, left, and Jeanine Donohue, 26, of Sayville, maneuver the rolling obstacle course during the first Climb Against Cancer event at Adventure Park in Wheatley Heights on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. Climb Against Cancer remembers loved ones lost to cancer, honors survivors and is an effort to raise funds to battle the disease with 100 percent of the proceeds donated to the American Cancer Society.
Shannon Clancy, 21, organizer of the first Climb Against Cancer event, rides the zip line at Adventure Park on Long Island on Oct. 5, 2017. Having lost her grandmother and girlfriend to cancer, Clancy created the Climb Against Cancer event to remember loved ones lost to cancer, honor cancer survivors and to raise funds to battle the disease.
Goods donated for Puerto Ricans affected by Hurricane Maria are sorted and packed at a New York City Emergency Management warehouse in Brooklyn, Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017. The donated items include baby food, feminine hygiene products, first aid supplies and batteries.
Farmhands Don Garside, left, and Abe Gorman harvest Golden Delicious apples at Surrey Lane Vineyard Orchard Farm in Southold, Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
A view of the U.S. Open trophy during the 2018 U.S. Open media preview on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, at the Shinnecock Hills Golf Club.
The Long Island Rail Road reported delays for part of the morning commute after a vehicle struck an overpass at Post Avenue in Westbury, Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017.
Byron Buxton of the Minnesota Twins makes a catch in the second inning of the American League Wild Card game on a ball hit by Todd Frazier of the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017
Adelphi University's Pi Lambda Phi brothers walked in heels during the annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event to promote gender equality and raise awareness about sexual and domestic violence on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
Bryan Tripptree a member of Adelphi University's Pi Lambda Phi joined his fraternity brothers during the annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event to promote gender equality and raise awareness about sexual and domestic violence on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
Heart transplant survivor Linda Sainvil of Queens Village is being comforted by Dr. David Majure of the Northwell Health system as patients and staff joined forces in plea to New Yorkers "have a heart" and enroll as organ donors during Organ Donor Enrollment Day on Wednesday Oct. 4, 2017, at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset.
Heart transplant survivor Linda Sainvil, second from left, and transplant hopeful Rene Nardin and his wife Rhonda, right, joined doctors, Brian Lima, left, and David Majure, center, of Northwell Health system in a plea to people to "have a heart" and enroll as organ donors during Organ Donor Enrollment Day on Wednesday Oct. 4, 2017, at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset.
NYPD officers look up at a new sign unveiled during street naming ceremony in honor of the late Det. Steven McDonald at the Central Park Precinct on the 86th Street Transverse in Manhattan on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
NYPD officer Conor McDonald, son of the late Det. Steven McDonald, embraces his mother Patti Ann McDonald on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, during a street naming ceremony in honor of his father at the Central Park Precinct on the 86th Street Transverse in Manhattan, where McDonald once worked. At center is Katie Sullivan, Conor's fiance.
Ed Reckner of Melville, who owns his family operated wholesale nursery and cut-flower farm in Melville, sorts through and prepares dahlias picked by his grandson Alex for bouquets purchased by retailers on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
Third-generation greenhouse farmer Alex Reckner, picks dahlias in a field of flowers on his grandfather's land in Melville on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017. The flowers are used to build bouquets that have been ordered by various retailers.
Jessica Colasante from Syosset takes a stroll along Goldsmith Inlet Beach in Peconic during a warm fall day on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
Immates participate in the "Handcuffs to Healing" program at Suffolk County's Yaphank Correctional Facility on Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017. The pilot program has inmates train homeless dogs that will be up for adoption. The Suffolk County Sheriff's Department teamed up with the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter to put the program together.
Security at Yankee Stadium appeared normal (by post-9/11 standards) for the Yankees' Wildcard game against the Minnesota Twins at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017.
Newsday staff photographer Tom Ferrara reached into his archive to find this 2008 photo of musician Tom Petty performing in his band, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, during the halftime show of Superbowl XLII at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. Petty, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, died Oct. 2, 2017.
Maya Cohen, 3, of Commack, learns about fire safety at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum & Education Center, which are observing both National Fire Prevention Month and National Fire Prevention Week on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in Garden City.
New recruits are sworn in at the Suffolk County Police Academy in Brentwood on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. The recruits will go through six months of training at the academy.
People with Gays Against Guns and others march along Broadway near midtown Manhattan on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, in the wake of mass shootings in Las Vegas late Sunday night.
The Statue of Liberty with the moon setting behind as seen from Brooklyn on the morning of Oct. 3, 2017. About every three years, the October Full Moon, also known as the Full Hunter's Moon, the Travel Moon, and the Dying Moon, rises closer to the autumn equinox, making it the Harvest Moon and will take place on Oct. 5, 2017.
Cori Forster of Dix Hills paints Victoria Antis of Wantagh during a portrait painting in oils class at the Art League of Long Island in Dix Hills, Oct. 3, 2017.
With clear skies and temperatures in the mid 70s, a man on a personal watercraft speeds across the Great South Bay off Sayville on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017.
Bridget Phillips, of Babylon, walks her English bulldog Max near a replica of the Fire Island Lighthouse on Lighthouse Avenue in Babylon.
Carle place goalie Giovanni Portelli can't get to a shot on goal by Alec Marcus of Wheatley during a Nassau Conference ABC-3 boys soccer game in Old Westbury on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017.
Plainview firefighters extinguished this car fire that closed the westbound Northern State Parkway near Sunnyside Boulevard for almost an hour on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017.
Monarch butterflies seen on Lighthouse Avenue in Babylon.
Firefighters at the scene after the driver of a minivan crashed into the Casa Luis restaurant on Jericho Turnpike, in Smithtown, causing a fire as well as an active gas leak, on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. The driver died and the owners of the Spanish restaurant bordering Commack and Smithtown narrowly escaped injury after the vehicle went out of control, hit the building and burst into flames, authorities said.
Smoke rises as sections of the old Kosciuszko Bridge are demolished using a process called energetic felling on both the Queens and Brooklyn sides of the Newtown Creek, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017. The energetic felling required the placement of little charges at key joints on the bridge so that when the charges went off, the bridge broke apart and fell directly down.
The Huntington Manor Fire Department responds to a car fire on East 8th Street on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 at about 2 a.m. A Mercedes-Benz sedan was fully involved when firefighters arrived. The blaze was quickly brought under control and there were no injuries reported.
Colorfully costumed participants march in the Pulaski Day Parade on Fifth Avenue, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017.
Curtis deForest Jr., right, a member of Escola de Samba Boom, a local drum circle group, plays for attendees of a hurricane relief benefit held at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor, Oct. 1, 2017.
Massapequa High School students react to the announcement that their school has been named as a National Blue Ribbon School, Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017
Children reach for an elephant that was dropped from the sky attached with a parachute during the "Great Dumbo Drop" on Washington Street in Brooklyn, Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
Newly promoted NYPD Lt. Robert Townsend, of Seaford, hugs his daughter, Kayla, during a promotion ceremony at One Police Plaza on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
NYPD Deputy Chief Eddie Lott kisses a family member after being promoted during a ceremony at One Police Plaza on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
Joe Rende of Babylon carries the ball against Miller Place during a high school football game at Babylon High School in Babylon on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
GuJuan Booker (1) of Babylon celebrates with his teammates after his teams 28-14 victory over Miller Place during a high school football game at Babylon High School in Babylon on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
A surfer rides the waves at Ditch Plains Beach off of Montauk on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
Surfers walk the beach near Camp Hero in Montauk on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
In anticipation of Yom Kippur on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, Rabbi Yaakov Saacks of the Dix Hills Chai Center, examines a rare Torah made with deerskin parchment from Mallorca, Spain, that he estimates is from 350 to 450 years old and is only read on the High Holy Days.
Brittany Heim, 27, relaxes in the sun on the lawn at Brooklyn Bridge Park on the shore of the East River during an unseasonably warm afternoon on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
Fisherman cast their lines into the waters near the Montauk Lighthouse in Montauk on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.
A guardian leads a student away from the building that houses a high school, the Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation, and several other schools in the West Farms neighborhood in the Bronx on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. Parents and guardians picked up students from the building after a teen at the Urban Assembly School stabbed two classmates, killing one of them.
Canada geese glide over Willow Pond in Caleb Smith State Park Preserve in Smithtown on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.
Artist Ishraki of Queens is reflected on the canvas as as he "conducts" Manhattan resident Sarika Shrotri with a laser pointer as she paints with an oil stick during an Art of Everyone live art event near Times Square Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. The works from the event will be auctioned to raise money for Save the Children.
A mallard glides over Willow Pond in Caleb Smith State Park Preserve in Smithtown on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.
George Becker of West Islip helps his 2-year-old twin sons Max, left, and Ryder fish at Belmont Lake State Park in West Babylon on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017.
John Pesantez of Port Washington took advantage of a summerlike day to work on his skateboarding skills at Town Dock park in Port Washington on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.
A graduate receives her diploma as the American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan holds the fifth commencement for its Richard Gilder Graduate School on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, under the iconic blue whale in the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life.
Suffolk police Officer Ryan Neems of the K9 unit wears the type of ballistic helmet and ballistic vest that department officers will be equipped with for responding to future terror attacks. They also will be equipped with new patrol rifles, Suffolk Police Commissioner Timothy Sini also said at the news conference on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.
Emily Tyson of Hampton Bays brings her daughter Ruby, 2, to watch the waves off Hampton Bays on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.
New York City Council members on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, kneel outside City Hall to protest President Donald Trump's profane condemnation of NFL players. Trump also said the league should fire players who decline to stand during the national anthem at games. The players have been protesting against racial inequality.
Austin, left, 5, and Joseph Tuozzolo, 4, hold a street sign that honors their slain father, NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo, during a ceremony Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at Purdy Street and St. Raymond Avenue in the Parkchester section of the Bronx. Tuozzolo was shot and killed in 2016 while responding to a domestic disturbance.
Students walk through the "Send Silence Packing," exhibition at Molloy College in Rockville Centre Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. "Send Silence Packing," is a national traveling exhibition of more than 1,000 donated backpacks, each representing a college student lost to suicide, designed to raise awareness and inspire action for suicide prevention.
Whippets, gathered on the podium in Madison Square Garden in Manhattan, indulge in cakes from Carlo's Bakery, on Sept. 26, 2017. Westminister Kennel Club celebrates 125th anniversary of Whippet-€"s first participation in the annual competition. The athletic sighthound breed, originally from England, will compete for the 125th time at Madison Square Garden during the annual competition, in February, 2018.
Renee Ortiz, center, joins other volunteers as they sort through donated supplies for Puerto Rico at the Teatro Yerbabruja Arts Center in Central Islip on Monday, Sept. 26, 2017.
Long Beach resident Harvey Weisenberg with his son Ricky, 59, and daughter Vicki at the AHRC Inc Helen Kaplan Center in Plainview where Ricky is cared for Tuesday Sept. 26, 2017 Harvey Weisenberg-€"s not-for-profit, Bethpage Federal Credit Union and another local business together are donating $30,000 to a facility in Houston that cares for the developmentally disabled and was destroyed by Hurricane Harvey
Brady Aich, 14 months old, of East Islip, pets some friendly baby goats at Harbes Farm in Riverhead on Sept. 26, 2017.
Lily Dougherty-Johnson of Greenport and her friend Emily Finegold of Harborough, P.A play on a giant trampoline at Harbes Farm in Riverhead on Sept. 26, 2017.
MartÃn Batalla Vidal lead plaintiff in a legal case challenging the Trump administration's canceling of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) speaks outside Eastern District Federal Court in Brooklyn, NY before a hearing on the case on Sept. 26, 2017.
The new bins compared to the old ones show the new bins are larger. TSA and Delta introduce automated checkpoint lanes for passengers at LaGuardia Airport - Transportation Security Administration and Delta Air Lines jointly introduce new automated security screening lanes at LaGuardia Airport. Sept 26, 2017
Former congressman Anthony Weiner arrives at a federal courthouse in lower Manhattan for sentencing on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Weiner pleaded guilty in May to sexting with a 15-year-old girl last year.
Sunbathers on an observation deck at Pier 15 at the South Street Seaport in lower Manhattan on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. Temperatures reached the mid-80's in New York City.
Actor Robert De Niro and director Martin Scorsese film a scene from "The Irishman" in front of the Roadway Inn on Jericho Turnpike in Huntington Station, Monday, Sept. 25, 2017.
Jenny Delpin from Levittown cries after arriving safely from San Juan, Puerto Rico, at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday, Sept 25, 2017.
John Chainey, East Meadow, plays his violin by the lake at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017.
Children feed the seagulls off Little Neck Bay at the U.S. Tennis Academy at Great Neck Estates in Great Neck, Firday, Sept. 22, 2017.
Kings Park resident Ian Valencia Mendoza, 10, talking about his accident when he was crossing the street for the school bus, while his mother, Ruth Valencia Mendoza, sits behind him Friday Sept. 22, 2017.
At Captree State Park, it's all reels on deck as the Captree Star 3 leaves the dock to evening fishing with a full compliment of fishermen and women Sept. 22, 2017.
Valley Stream resident Darnell Christie, 6 and his brother Gabriel, looking at all the prizes to win at the dart booth while waiting for the carnival to open at Arthur J. Hendrickson Park in Valley Stream Friday Sept. 22, 2017. The family-friendly event benefits Nassau Hook & Ladder Company No. 1.
Valley Stream resident Ryan Brown waves to her mother from one of the rides at the carnival in Arthur J. Hendrickson Park in Valley Stream benefiting the Nassau Hook & Ladder Company No. 1. on Sept. 22, 2017
Portrait of Susan Mote with her baby pictures in her Shirley home on the evening of Sept. 21, 2017. Susan, is adopted, was abandoned by a mailbox when she was a baby and recently reunited with the boy who had found her.
Kathy Harmon, from East Rockaway, does her exercise by stopping at the fitness stations spread out along the Long Beach boardwalk on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017.
Lifeguards keep watch near Field 6 at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017.
Bonnie, a 3-year-old golden retriever from Westbury, puts on her best witch face as her owner takes a picture at Hicks Nurseries in Westbury, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017.
Third-graders Camilo Lemus, 8, left, and Katherine Romero, 7, middle, browse through a schoolwide book fair at Ulysses Byas Elementary School in Roosevelt, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
BNY Mellon employee Paul Schmidt, of Amityville, joins employees from companies directly impacted by 9/11 and first responders as they assemble bicycles to donate to the children of active-duty United States soldiers during an event hosted by the 9/11 Tribute Museum at the Oculus at World Trade Center in Manhattan, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. A total of 500 bicycles were assembled by the volunteers and first responders.
From right, Rev. Marjorie Nunes and Rev. Dyanne Pina join others at a prayer vigil hosted by Pina's supporters at United Methodist Church in Hicksville on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
George Rivadeneira braves giant swells to surf cast below Montauk Point Lighthouse on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
A street performer jumps over four tourists at the end of a group dance performance on the plaza next to City Hall Park in Manhattan, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
Flooding caused by Hurricane Jose, now a tropical storm, submerged parts of the games area at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
A surfer catches waves at the west end of Lido Beach on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
The rough surf at Smith Point County Park in Shirley puts on a powerful show as Hurricane Jose churns offshore on Sept. 19, 2017.
Sydney Reichel, 11, of Long Beach, avoids getting her toes wet in Long Beach on Tuesday, Sept 19, 2017.
Visitors to the pond in Stony Brook shelter from the rain on Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 19, 2017.
A flooded beach at Field 6 in Jones Beach in Wantagh on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.
First-graders Angelina Hardwick and Britney Banagas pack a go bag with Nanette McNulty of Be Ready LI as they learn to prepare for emergencies at the Long Island Children's Museum on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in Garden City.
Fifty new American citizens are joined by federal Judges of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York after a naturalization ceremony on Sept. 18, 2017, at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site in celebration of Constitution Day, also known as "Citizenship Day".
Village of East Hampton Department of Public Works employees Jeff Miller, left, and Rob Aldrich, tie down the wooden sails of the Hook Mill in preparation of high winds from Hurricane Jose that are expected over the next few days, in East Hampton, Sept. 18, 2017.
Beachgoers walk through a flooded section of Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh Monday, Sept. 18, 2017.
Jeremy and Alyssa Galaida from New York City attempt to fly a kite in strong winds at Hither Hills Beach State Park in Montauk, Sept. 18, 2017.
Gabrielle Decapua, 9, observes a monarch butterfly chrysalis outside Cherokee Street Elementary School in Ronkonkoma where she is a fourth grader, on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017.
Aston Lozano, 4, from Garden City, carries pumpkins to his mother, Jeanine, in the Apple and Pumpkin Yard at the Old Bethpage Village Restoration Long Island Fair, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017.
Marie Tolley, wife of FDNY firefighter William Tolley, and her daughter, Isabella, are accompanied by other family members unveiling the new street sign at Crestline and Acme avenues in Bethpage named in honor of her late husband, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. Tolley died in the line of duty while battling a fire in Queens April 20.
Participants march in the 48th Annual African American Day Parade in Harlem, Manhattan, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017. This parade, which is considered to her the largest African American parade in the country, celebrates black culture and heritage.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, first lady Chirlane McCray, take a selfie with spectators during the 48th Annual African American Day Parade in Harlem on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
Western style rider Sheralee Fiore of Lindenhurs), on her way to winning first place - as she has all season - riding Diesel in the First Division Barrel Race, during the National Barrel Horse Association Races at Suffolk County's Bohemia Equestrian Center on Sunday Sept. 17, 2017.
Western style rider Matthew Schwamb, 14, of Bohemia, on his way to winning first place in the Youth Division Barrel Race, riding RJ during the National Barrel Horse Association Races at Suffolk County's Bohemia Equestrian Center on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
People brave the rough surf at Jones Beach State Park's Central Mall. September 17, 2017.
Lifeguards at Jones Beach State Park's Central Mall on patrol from their Lifeguard stand on the final day of their season. September 17, 2017.
Relay, a shepard mix, plays with Bobbi & the Strays volunteer Myra Kennett at the Freeport shelter, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. Relay was recently found and her microchip revealed that she was the same dog stolen a year and a half ago from a family in West Palm Beach, Florida now recovering from Hurricane Irma. Bobbi & the Strays goal is to reunite her with her owners but they need help transporting her.
Professional surfer Seth McElroy rides a wave with 10-year-old Brian Heaney of Lynbrook during a Surfers Healing event at Lido Beach on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. The not-for-profit organization helps kids with autism through unique surfing experiences.
George Talboys, 27, of Oyster Bay, floats in the bay at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Talboys is moving to Britain and was taking advantage of one of his last summer days in Oyster Bay.
Molly Sedensky from Newbury, Ohio, works with her mother, artist Carol Hummel (not pictured), to wrap trees at the Middle Country Public Library in Centereach. Carol Hummel led a team of approximately 200 volunteers who crocheted the pieces for the creative community project titled "Crochet It!" The practice has become known as "yarn bombing."
Uniondale High School's Rhythm of the Knight show choir rehearses for an upcoming performance with Barry Manilow at Nassau Coliseum, at Uniondale High School on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017.
Babylon resident Conor Williams exercises on the workout apparatus at Venetian Shore Park in Lindenhurst in the warm sun on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
Actress Felicia Boswell sings during rehearsal Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, for "Rent: the Musical," which will kick off the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center's 10th anniversary season.
Students in Brian Costello's sixth-grade technology class mix milk, sugar, vanilla and heavy cream as they make ice cream at Great Hollow Middle School in Nesconset on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. As part of a Project Lead the Way assignment, students learned how salt affects the melting point of ice when creating ice cream.
New York Mets starting pitchers Jacob deGrom, left, and Noah Syndergaard take the field before the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field on Sept. 6, 2017.
Olga "Oogie" Smith cries as she places her hand on the name of her husband, FDNY firefighter Roy E. Smith of Staten Island, during a ceremony to add the names of 32 FDNY members to the department's 9/11 memorial wall in Brooklyn, Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017.
Students and immigrant advocates march at Stony Brook University on Sept. 7, 2017, in support of Dreamers affected by the Trump administration's decision to phase out the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo tries his hand at track cleanup at the Uniuon Square subway station on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, as he touts a recovery plan to clear New York City subway stations and track of water and trash.
WFAN sports radio host Craig Carton is seen outside federal court in Manhattan on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. He was arrested on charges of conspiracy and securities and wire fraud, in connection with operating a Ponzi scheme involving ticket resales.
Denee Wood, center, a Brentwood resident and a school crossing guard for 43 years, received a proclamation from Suffolk Police Commissioner Tim Sini at the Third Precinct in Bay Shore on Sept. 6, 2017. Sini also reminded motorists to be aware of school crossings as the new academic year began across Long Island.
Students check out their lockers on the first day of school at Alfred G. Berner Middle School in Massapequa on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017.
Retired FDNY firefighter Tom McCarthy remembers those lost in the 9/11 terrorist attacks during a service held at the 9/11 memorial at Tobay Beach on Sept. 6, 2017.
The intersection of New York Avenue, also part of Route 110, and 15th Street is seen in Huntington Station on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. Route 110, which also is called Walt Whitman Road or Broadway in other part of western Suffolk County, had 141 vehicle crashes involving pedestrians and bicyclists, including 10 fatalities, according to an annual survey released Thursday by the nonprofit Tri-State Transportation Campaign.
CoCo Vandeweghe reacts to the audience after match point in the second set during her U.S. Open quarterfinal match against Karolina Pliskova on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the BIllie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens.
Sean Maxwell holds Louise and Melissa McClellan hangs onto Victoria in Long Beach on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, as the Posh Pets Rescue officials recall going to Texas to help save stranded pets after Hurricane Harvey.
From left to right: El Salvadoran Dreamers Sofia Ruales, left and Erica Ruales, right, of Newark, listen to Attorney General Jeff Sessions as he announces plans to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) executive order, Manhattan, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. The 2012 executive order by former President Barack Obama protects about 800,000 young people who as children entered or were brought to the United States illegally
Protestors gather across the street Fifth from Trump Tower in Manhattan after the Trump administration announced plans to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) executive order, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. The 2012 executive order by former President Barack Obama protects about 800,000 young people who as children entered or were brought to the United States illegally
Olivia Andrews-Sales, 5, of Amityville, had a blast playing at Bethpage Community Park with her family, Tuesday, Sept 5, 2017, the day before she starts kindergarten. Mom (Chrissy) contact: 516-996-6465
Beach goers play in the waters off of Jones Beach State Park on Sept. 5, 2017, the day after labor day.
Five-year-old Alex Hirschfield takes some pitches from his father, Mike Hirschfield, as they practice baseball skills at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.
The bustling of young students entering their classrooms on the first day of school at Maurice Downing Primary School in Malverne Tuesday Sept. 5, 2017
Hunter Tobin, a second-grader, has the honor of holding the American flag for his classmates on the first day of school at Maurice Downing School in Malverne on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.
Kathleen Novotany receives a hug and kiss from her mother, Catherine, on the first day of school at Maurice Downing School in Malverne on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.
Alina Lozano, 2, of Deer Park, takes part in her 7-year-old cousin Miguel Arcos' pirate-themed birthday party during a family picnic at Ronkonkoma Beach and Park in Ronkonkoma on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 4, 2017.
A boy climbs a lifeguard stand at West Meadow Beach in Stony Brook on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017.
Artist Anthony Davis of Oakdale captures the unofficial end of summer on canvas as he paints a scene at the Frank Melville Memorial Park in Setauket on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 4, 2017.
A costumed dancer marches in the West Indian Day Parade along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017.
Costumed dancers march in the West Indian Day Parade along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017.
Volunteers help load boxes of supplies onto a tractor-trailer headed to Texas to assist in Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts in the Houston area, Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. Nassau Lions Club and the police supply store Cop Shop of Massapequa organized the truck.
Isiah Sidberry of West Babylon (along with his wife Dana, not pictured) brings his 2-year-old son Isiah Jr. to Mill Pond in Stony Brook to feed the swans on the afternoon of August 30, 2017.
Indians Francisco Lindor, left, and Jay Bruce celebrate the Indians 2-1 victory over the Yankees in game one at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 30, 2017
Three sheep "mow" grass in the church yard at The Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral on Mulberry Street in Little Italy, on Aug. 30, 2017. The 200-year-old church opted for sheep over mowers four years ago when their landscaper was contemplating retirement.
Sylvia Ebert of Garden City, 80, who has been blind since birth, enjoys a swing at Morgan Memorial Park in Glen Cove Wednesday, August 30, 2017. Grace Boyajian of Glen Cove, who works with Sylvia at the Nassau Aquatic Center, relaxes with Sylvia's guide dog, Garnet.
Bennett Shasta, 6, of Bellmore, spent the rainy Tuesday afternoon indoors flexing his creativity painting at Cool Crafts in Wantagh, Aug 29, 2017.
Ruth Arely Guerra-Guerra, left, sister of Denis Guerra-Guerra, Angie Sosa, in pink, fiancee of Denis Guerra-Guerra, with Elise Damas, attorney for Central American Immigration Center, rallies with Long Island immigrant advocates on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017 in Mineola.
A surfer enjoys a challenging wave at Long Beach Aug. 30, 2017
Kayla Song, 3, of Hicksville, pretends to fight fires at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum in Garden City, Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017.
Asst. Chief Dom Spada, right, of the Halesite Fire Department carries items brought to the firehouse by Huntington resident Hap Hoffman, left, on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Community member George Schwertl organized the collection which will continue at the Halesite firehouse on North New York Ave. and at other locations until Sept. 6, at which time the donated goods will be driven to Texas to be distributed to victims of Hurricane Harvey.
Marilyn Sarracco and May Arlia, left, both of New Hyde Park, dance during the Senior Fun Day Salute to Armed Forces at North Hempstead Beach Park on Monday, Aug. 28, 2017 in Port Washington.
Brooklyn McDonald of Brooklyn, 5, enjoys a ride on a surfboard with Will Skudin, co-owner of Skudin Surf and co-founder of Surf for All, during an adaptive surfing trip for patients with disabilities in Long Beach Monday, August 14, 2017. Patients from the The Adaptive Sports Academy at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan visited Long Beach for the event.
Members outfield the United States Navy stand during the national anthem prior to a game between the New York Mets and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citi Field on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.
The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons recreate the 1913 East Hampton suffrage rally on Thursday, August 24, 2017 to honor the 100th anniversary of New York women getting the right to vote. The rally began in front of 117 Main St. -- the former home of suffragist May Groot Manson -- and ended in front of the East Hampton Library. Many participants wore white to pay homage to the original suffragists.
Dominic Causarano, 16 months, of Hauppauge, cools off at the splash park at Hoyt Farm Park and Preserve in Commack, Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017.