Cheese shop closes in Sayville after 10 years
The shop managed to weather the first weeks of the pandemic with a takeout menu, but announced the permanent closure June 30.
Top-rated pizza spot closes in Oakdale
"With the pandemic," co-owner Raquel Wolf said, "we just couldn't sustain it any more."
Cops: Man arrested after striking two pedestrians
Police said the man was driving "at a high rate of speed" when he swerved to avoid another vehicle, crashed into a pole and the two pedestrians.
They called for a Black Lives Matter protest in Sayville; the people answered
The march, organized by college students and unlike any demonstrations Sayville has seen, underscored how protests for racial justice have reached even less racially diverse suburban communities.
LI restaurants hosting drive-in movie nights
This is the newest twist on dinner and a movie.
Religious leaders want to have final say on church reopenings
The pastor of a Deer Park church said "it's time for all types of organizations to open with the sense of normalcy," while a Huntington Station pastor said they "don't want to reopen recklessly."
Holiday ferry ridership worse than expected, operators say
The number of day-trippers and beachgoers on Memorial Day weekend was down drastically, ferry company owners say.
Some mom-and-pop stores say they are ready to open 'in full'
Business owners in downtown Sayville urge the state to ease distancing guidelines because they have put safety measures in place.
Oakdale seafood spot reopens as 'pop-up lobster shack'
The takeout menu features baked clams, popcorn shrimp, a lobster roll and more.
Meet the finalists for the 2020 Newsday Marcus A. Henry Award
This award is presented annually to a Long Island high school student who excels in the classroom and in athletics, and also displays great leadership.