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Horses and celebrities will be highlights at Hampton Classic this summer

Horses and celebrities will be highlights at Hampton Classic this summer

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All eyes may be on the U.S. Open in Southampton this weekend, but thousands will travel there in late...


Wall Street agency upgrades Hempstead Town\'s bond rating

Wall Street agency upgrades Hempstead Town's bond rating

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The Wall Street ratings agency Standard & Poor's upgraded the Town of Hempstead's bond rating, citing...


Doctors advised to look for links between illness, military service

Doctors advised to look for links between illness, military service

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Doctors and other clinicians who treat veterans often miss links between certain maladies and a patient's...


St. James residents to vote Tuesday on sale of firehouse for $500,000

St. James residents to vote Tuesday on sale of firehouse for $500,000

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St. James residents will vote Tuesday on whether to permit the local fire district to sell a taxpayer-owned...


Former horse farm to become LI\'s fourth Catholic cemetery

Former horse farm to become LI's fourth Catholic cemetery

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A former horse farm in Old Westbury with previous owners the federal government described in court records...


Lindenhurst wants NYS to pay for bulkheading at Sandy properties

Lindenhurst wants NYS to pay for bulkheading at Sandy properties

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The Village of Lindenhurst has moved closer to taking over more than three dozen superstorm Sandy-damaged...


East Farmingdale rezoning could boost development on Route 110

East Farmingdale rezoning could boost development on Route 110

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A proposal to rezone central East Farmingdale could bring up to 4,402 new residents and $612 million...


N. Hempstead Town disallows OT for future highway superintendent

N. Hempstead Town disallows OT for future highway superintendent

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The next North Hempstead Town Highway Superintendent will no longer be permitted to collect overtime.


Islip Community Development Agency split on hiring director

Islip Community Development Agency split on hiring director

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Two Islip Town Community Development Agency board members voted against hiring an executive director,...


For Long Island Council of Churches, an uncertain future

For Long Island Council of Churches, an uncertain future

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The Long Island Council of Churches, once the largest umbrella group for Christian churches in Nassau...


Dylan Laube in full Wildcat mode as LI wins Empire Challenge

Dylan Laube in full Wildcat mode as LI wins Empire Challenge

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Last July, after a couple of days contemplating a football scholarship offer from the University of...


Officials optimistic about this weekend\'s U.S. Open traffic

Officials optimistic about this weekend's U.S. Open traffic

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Traffic around the U.S. Open will likely putt along smoothly this weekend even though the final and...


Across LI, Muslims mark the end of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr

Across LI, Muslims mark the end of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr

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Thousands of Muslims gathered in mosques across Long Island on Friday as they celebrated one of the...


Firefighters, police  help LI woman deliver baby in bathroom

Firefighters, police help LI woman deliver baby in bathroom

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A Farmingville woman delivered a baby on her bathroom floor Friday morning with the help of firefighters...


Major drug trafficker sentenced to 25 years to life in prison

Major drug trafficker sentenced to 25 years to life in prison

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A Uniondale man who prosecutors said supplied heroin and cocaine to dozens of drug dealers on Long Island...


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