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19 Long Islanders on 'Wheel of Fortune' in May

Port Washington's Lindsay Ganci won $13,170 on an

Port Washington's Lindsay Ganci won $13,170 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 22 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013) Photo Credit: Wheel of Fortune

"Wheel of Fortune" taped a month's worth of programs in Manhattan in March, and 19 Long Islanders took advantage by appearing -- and winning -- on the show. Check back often to see what the contestants won.

Coram's Laura Bennett hangs out with host Pat

Coram's Laura Bennett hangs out with host Pat Sajak during a "Wheel of Fortune" taping in Manhattan which aired March 15, 2013. She scored in the "Bonus Round" for $30,000 in cash, and also won a trip to Maui on the way to $50,650 in total cash and prizes.

Ronkonkoma's Laura Morselli, a fifth-grade teacher at North
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Ronkonkoma's Laura Morselli, a fifth-grade teacher at North Elementary School in Brentwood, won $1,000 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" that aired May 1 as part of "NYC Week." (March 15, 2013)

East Quogue's Michele Paolillo, a telephone service technician,
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East Quogue's Michele Paolillo, a telephone service technician, won $9,500 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" that aired on May 2. (March 15, 2013)

Ridge's Andrea Volk appeared on
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Ridge's Andrea Volk appeared on "Wheel of Fortune" on May 6 as part of "Mom's Week" and finished with $3,900 in winnings. (March 16, 2013)

Selden's Heather Lang won $4,000 on an episode
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Selden's Heather Lang won $4,000 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 7 as part of "Mom's Week." (March 16, 2013)

South Setauket's Valerie Medina won $1,000 on an
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South Setauket's Valerie Medina won $1,000 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 8 as part of "Mom's Week." (March 16, 2013)

Medford's Bobbi DeBono won $1,000 on an episode
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Medford's Bobbi DeBono won $1,000 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 10 as part of "Mom's Week." (March 16, 2013)

Glen Cove's Jessica Miller, right, won $10,750 with
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Glen Cove's Jessica Miller, right, won $10,750 with Manhattan's Lisa Hochberger during "Best Friends Week" on "Wheel of Fortune" in an episode that aired May 14. (March 18, 2013)

Selden's Kevin Edelman, left, and Ridge's Chris Tsalikis
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Selden's Kevin Edelman, left, and Ridge's Chris Tsalikis won $6,800 on "Wheel of Fortune" on May 15 as part of "Best Friends Week." (March 18, 2013)

Sheila Campbell, left, of Miller Place, and Colleen
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Sheila Campbell, left, of Miller Place, and Colleen Finegan, of Bellport, won $22,850 on the May 15, 2013 episode of "Wheel of Fortune" as part of "Best Friends Week."

West Babylon's Dan Lugo won $7,500 on an
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West Babylon's Dan Lugo won $7,500 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 20 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013)

Centereach's Tony Delfino won $4,000 on
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Centereach's Tony Delfino won $4,000 on "Wheel of Fortune" on May 21 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013)

Port Washington's Lindsay Ganci won $13,170 on an
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Port Washington's Lindsay Ganci won $13,170 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 22 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013)

East Northport's Joe Meyer won $1,000 on
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East Northport's Joe Meyer won $1,000 on "Wheel of Fortune" on May 22 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013)

Wantagh's Ryan Mulholland won $3,000 on
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Wantagh's Ryan Mulholland won $3,000 on "Wheel of Fortune" on May 23 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013)

Shoreham's Jim Faulknor won $12,500 on
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Shoreham's Jim Faulknor won $12,500 on "Wheel of Fortune" on May 24 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." (March 19, 2013)

Westbury's Jessica Stean won $25,262 on an episode
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Westbury's Jessica Stean won $25,262 on an episode of "Wheel of Fortune" on May 24 as part of "Fabulous Food Week." Stean competed on the show on March 19, 2013.

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