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Junior League of LI announces Bridal Super Sale

The Junior League of Long Island® (JLLI), a non-profit volunteer organization, is holding a ‘Bridal Super Sale’ fundraiser on October 16, 17 and 18th.  The event will be hosted at their headquarters on Old Northern Boulevard in Roslyn.  The event will feature over 200 designer wedding gowns discounted up to 90% off retail prices.  Additionally,…

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Police investigate Wyandanch shooting

Suffolk County Police are investigating in a shooting in Wyandach.  Police say a 25-year-old man was sitting in a parked vehicle on Winter Avenue near Nicolls Rd when he was struck by a bullet around 10:30pm on Wednesday September 23, 2020.  Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers.   Photo credit: Suffolk County…

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LIE closed for hours on Wednesday after a fatal crash

The westbound lanes of the Long Island Expressway were closed for several hours on Wednesday afternoon following a serious motor vehicle accident.  Nassau County Police say a 27 year old man who was working on the Expressway was struck by a westbound vehicle in Woodbury when he was exiting his truck, near exit 44, just…

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Protests over Breonna Taylor

Protests erupted Wednesday night in several cities including NYC and here on Long Island following news that a grand jury in Kentucky did not charge any of the officers involved in the death of Breonna Taylor.  Long Island protesters announced on instagram that they plan to gather Thursday night at 5pm in Mineola in front…

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New Year’s Eve in Times Square incorporates virtual elements

NEW YORK (AP) — Organizers say New Year’s Eve in Times Square will incorporate virtual elements and be scaled down and socially distant on site in response to the coronavirus. The Times Square Alliance, Jamestown Properties and Countdown Entertainment said Wednesday in a news release that the annual event will have an extremely limited group…

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A Long Island exterminator died after falling on the job

Police say an exterminator working at a house in Nassau County, fell off a ladder, suffered serious injuries and was later pronounced dead.  Nassau Police say the 29 year old man was working at a home on Bayside Avenue in Port Washington on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 when he fell off the ladder, just after…

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NYC to name Brooklyn civic building after Justice Ginsburg

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city will celebrate the legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by naming a building after her in Brooklyn, the borough of her birth. De Blasio announced Tuesday that the Brooklyn Municipal Building would be named after Ginsburg, who died Friday. The mayor…

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Intrepid museum re-opening to public with virus restrictions

NEW YORK (AP) — The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is joining the ranks of city cultural institutions welcoming the return of visitors. The museum, a former aircraft carrier on Manhattan’s west side, will re-open to the general public on Friday, with coronavirus restrictions. Visitors will have to buy tickets in advance, and the…

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Feds say NYPD officer from LI was a spy for China

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer has been charged with spying on Tibetan immigrants in the United States as an “intelligence asset” for the Chinese government. A criminal complaint filed Monday in Brooklyn federal court accuses Baimadajie Angwang of working as an agent for the People’s Republic of China. The 33-year-old…

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Holtsville man dies in early morning house fire

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad and Arson Section detectives are investigating a house fire that killed a Holtsville man on Monday, September 21, 2020.  Police say they responded to 9 Pine Street, just before 5am after a 9-1-1 caller reported a fire at the location.  The home’s lone resident, Connor Frawley, 32, was transported to Stony…