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2014 Miss Long Island Pageant

April Maroshick, 20, of Valley Stream, models a

April Maroshick, 20, of Valley Stream, models a swimsuit for the judges of the Miss 2014 Long Island Pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013) Photo Credit: Tara Conry

Twenty-one Long Islanders between the ages of 18 and 27, and 16 girls between the ages of 14 and 19 competed for the title of the 2014 Miss Long Island and Miss Long Island Teen, respectively, at the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts in Patchogue.

Contestants in the 2014 Miss Long Island pageant
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Contestants in the 2014 Miss Long Island pageant perform during the opening of the show. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Miss Long Island Teen delegates strike poses during
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Miss Long Island Teen delegates strike poses during the pageant's opening routine. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Miss New York Teen USA 2013 Nikki Orlando,
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Miss New York Teen USA 2013 Nikki Orlando, 16, of Smithtown, and the winner of the 2013 Miss Long Island Pageant, makes a special appearance during the 2014 contest. (Aug. 11, 2013)

The winner of the 2014 Miss Long Island
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The winner of the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant, Michelle Medoff, 21, of Great Neck, speaks about her platform, "Supporting families affected by addiction," during the competition. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Levittown's Melissa Ocampo, 23, was among the top
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Levittown's Melissa Ocampo, 23, was among the top five finalists in the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Ashley Rothschild, 21, of Smithtown, strikes a pose
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Ashley Rothschild, 21, of Smithtown, strikes a pose while competing in the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Glen Cove's Elaina Estrada, 23, flashes a smile
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Glen Cove's Elaina Estrada, 23, flashes a smile to the judges during the evening gown portion of the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Leanne Pinard, 21, of Commack, earned the Spirit
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Leanne Pinard, 21, of Commack, earned the Spirit Award during the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Smithtown's Daniele Cinone, 23, competes in the 2014
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Smithtown's Daniele Cinone, 23, competes in the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Miss Long Island 2014 contestant Laura Marciano, 22,
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Miss Long Island 2014 contestant Laura Marciano, 22, of Glen Cove, models an evening gown during the pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Marisa Pierini, 17, of Wheatley Heights, competes in
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Marisa Pierini, 17, of Wheatley Heights, competes in the 2014 Miss Long Island Teen Pageant at the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Delegates vying for the title of Miss Long
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Delegates vying for the title of Miss Long Island Teen 2014 compete during the evening gown portion of the pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Alisha Nelson, 23, of Dix Hills, competes in
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Alisha Nelson, 23, of Dix Hills, competes in the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Nesconset's Dana Wachter, 23, a finalist in the
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Nesconset's Dana Wachter, 23, a finalist in the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant, models a bikini during the swimsuit portion of the competition. She finished fourth in this competition, but won the New York's Perfect Teen crown in 2008. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Great Neck's Michelle Medoff, 21, models a swimsuit
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Great Neck's Michelle Medoff, 21, models a swimsuit en route to winning the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

From left, April Maroshick, 20, Michelle Medoff, 21,
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From left, April Maroshick, 20, Michelle Medoff, 21, Dana Wachter, 23, and Tara Fitzgerald, 23, compete in the swimsuit portion of the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant on Aug. 11, 2013.

Danielle Cinone, 23, of Smithtown, models a swimsuit
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Danielle Cinone, 23, of Smithtown, models a swimsuit during the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Northport's Tara Fitzgerald, 23, struts across the stage
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Northport's Tara Fitzgerald, 23, struts across the stage of the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts during the 2014 Miss Long Island Pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

April Maroshick, 20, of Valley Stream, models a
Photo Credit: Tara Conry

April Maroshick, 20, of Valley Stream, models a swimsuit for the judges of the Miss 2014 Long Island Pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Miss Long Island Teen 2013 Lauren Doherty and
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Miss Long Island Teen 2013 Lauren Doherty and Miss Long Island 2013 Jessi Ricco take their final walks as queens before crowning the 2014 pageant winners. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Sabrina Franza, 17, of Oceanside, is crowned Miss
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Sabrina Franza, 17, of Oceanside, is crowned Miss Long Island Teen 2014 during the pageant in Patchogue. (Aug. 11, 2013)

Riverhead's Heather Riley, 23, with Miss Long Island
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Riverhead's Heather Riley, 23, with Miss Long Island 2013 Jessi Ricco, after receiving the "Miss Congeniality" title during the 2014 pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

From left, Michelle Medoff, 21, of Great Neck,
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From left, Michelle Medoff, 21, of Great Neck, and Robin Bonner, 22, of Westhampton, hold hands as they wait to find out which one of them will win the 2014 Miss Long Island title. (Aug. 11, 2013)

From left, Sabrina Franza, 17, of Oceanside, and
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From left, Sabrina Franza, 17, of Oceanside, and Michelle Medoff, 21, of Great Neck, celebrate winning their divisions in the 2014 Miss Long Island Teen and Miss Long Island Pageant. (Aug. 11, 2013)

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