She surprised him with a backyard prom. And face masks made from her dress.
Longwood junior Alyssa Amato and her mom spent a few weeks pulling together the event, with an orange theme.
Janine Meritet: Nurse's aide who helped the homeless
"She was literally the kindest person I ever knew," said Francine Kosiczky, who ran the soup kitchen where Meritet volunteered.
Police: Pedestrian fatally hit by car in Ridge
The collision occurred on Route 25, east of William Floyd Parkway, early this morning, police said.
Middle school competitors come to play — and do math
Members of the math club at Longwood Junior High School are among 21 teams from LI practicing for the annual MoMathlon Tournament.
Pavinelli's 21 points lead Northport past Longwood
Top-seeded Tigers capture their first Suffolk AA crown since 2006.
Bailey leads Longwood past Hills East in Suffolk 'AA' semifinals
The 6-footer had 12 points, 17 rebounds and five blocks for champ and second-seeded Lions
Greco provides needed lift for Commack in playoff win
The senior guard scored 12 of his game-high 24 points in the second quarter in host Commack's win over Longwood.
LIers want to hear from impeachment witnesses
Nassau and Suffolk residents say they want the Senate to subpoena witnesses and new documents in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.
Clark, LI Lutheran roll to non-league win over Longwood
The sophomore made four three-pointers in the first half, and Kaylene Smikle had 21 points as Lutheran beat Longwood in girls basketball.
Emotions run high at Longwood board meeting over slideshow
The controversy stems from a trip that Longwood High School students took to the Bronx Zoo on Nov. 5.