Kidney transplant was LIer's 'new lease on life.' COVID-19 took it from her.
"She always wanted to learn things on her own. She asked me to teach her how to use Venmo a month before her passing," Wai Fong Leung's daughter said.
Despite reopenings, LIers have mixed feelings about going back to movies, gyms
They are concerned about health and safety as industry analysts say fitness centers are at a tipping point and the film business cannot survive on streaming alone amid the pandemic.
New Chinese takeout spot opens in Massapequa
It offers a menu full of Chinese standards — wonton soup, spare ribs, egg foo young, sesame chicken, etc. — and also a "pastrami egg roll."
Cover your face: What to know about wearing a mask to stop COVID-19
Newsday interviewed two Long Island doctors about their tips, concerns and key recommendations when it comes to mask wearing to prevent exposure to the coronavirus.
New Asian restaurant opens in Merrick
The eatery focuses on Vietnamese cuisine, with specialties like banh mi sandwiches and pho noodle soup.
New bakery opens in North Bellmore
Among the specialties are "bird's milk cake," made with thin, toasty layers and Belgian-chocolate glaze.
On Freeport's Nautical Mile, anything but business as usual
As seasonal restaurants opened their doors for the first time since mid-March, the mayor said village police would patrol the strip to enforce social distancing and distribute masks.
Cops: Arrest made in stolen ashes burglary
The victim, 82, said someone stole jewelry, a pocketbook, credit cards, her Social Security card, cash — and a gold-colored box that contained her late husband's ashes.
Freed bird! Cops rescue hawk stuck in truck bumper
Two Nassau County Police Marine Bureau officers were headed to work when they saw the bird fighting to free itself from the bumper of a truck parked in Freeport.
Nancy Sterling, formerly of Elmont and Merrick, had 'endless energy,' 'keen sense of style'
Nancy Sterling used to talk about growing up in Elmont when it was mostly farmland, of picking carrots from the ...