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  1. Air show crowds shut Jones Beach lots, parkways: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Newsday

    Motorists heading south to the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach were made to turn around at the toll booths on the Wantagh and Meadowbrook state parkways starting at noon Saturday because of congested traffic and full parking lots, officials said. With forecasts for sun and hot weather, officials predicted the two-day show at Jones Beach State Park could top the attendance record of 403,096... Motorists heading south to the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach were made to turn around at the toll booths on the Wantagh and Meadowbrook state parkways starting at noon Saturday because of congested traffic and full parking lots, officials said.

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  2. The Friendly Greek replaces Seaford Palace DinerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Newsday

    At The Friendly Greek in Seaford, partner Dimitri Kalodimos makes a gyro with a vertical stack of spit-roasted lamb slices. Photo Credit: Newsday / Erica Marcus At The Friendly Greek in Seaford, partner Dimitri Kalodimos makes a gyro with a vertical stack of spit-roasted lamb slices. 1 comment

  3. Merrick man stole nearly $20G with bad checks, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Newsday

    James Caban, 56, of Merrick, was arrested May 23, 2016, and charged with grand larceny after he used fraudulent lines of credit and checks from a closed account to withdraw $19,500, Nassau County police said. Photo Credit: NCPD James Caban, 56, of Merrick, was arrested May 23, 2016, and charged with grand larceny after he used fraudulent lines of credit and checks from a closed account to withdraw $19,500, Nassau County police said.

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  4. Jake Gargiulo's triple helps Calhoun rally in playoff openerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Newsday

    Calhoun boys baseball starting pitcher Rob Bachus , during the Nassau County High School Class AA second round playoff game against Mepham, held at Calhoun High School, Merrick, New York, on Monday May 16, 2016. Photo Credit: Richard T. Slattery Calhoun boys baseball starting pitcher Rob Bachus , during the Nassau County High School Class AA second round playoff game against Mepham, held at Calhoun High School, Merrick, New York, on Monday May 16, 2016.

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  5. New York American Water seeks 8.3 percent rate hike in NassauRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Newsday

    A privately-owned company that provides water services to about 325,000 residents in Nassau County is seeking an 8.3 percent rate hike that could cost some customers as much as $67 more per year, according to state documents. New York American Water, which serves 34 communities in Nassau, filed a rate increase request last month with the state Public Service Commission, seeking to raise $8.49... A privately-owned company that provides water services to about 325,000 residents in Nassau County is seeking an 8.3 percent rate hike that could cost some customers as much as $67 more per year, according to state documents.

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  6. Long Island weather: Sun, then clouds and gusts to start weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Newsday

    Look for a sunny Sunday morning with brisk winds before clouds develop by the afternoon when the high temperature is expected to reach about 60 degrees, according to meteorologists. West winds will be 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph, according to Bill Goodman, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service's Upton office.

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  7. Man tried to rob North Merrick bakery, Nassau police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Newsday

    Nassau County Police detectives are searching for a man they say tried to rob an Italian bakery shop at knife-point in North Merrick Friday afternoon. Around 3 p.m., the man, dressed in a gray hooded sweatshirt, bluejeans and a black bandanna covering his face, walked into Vincent's Italian Bakery on Merrick Avenue with a knife and demanded cash.

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  8. Babylon Village charges car dealer with illegal use of two lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Newsday

    Amityville Village car dealer Security Dodge faces $15,000 in fines over what village officials say is illegal use of two lots on Merrick Road, the village's main east-west thoroughfare. The dealer has pleaded not guilty and is due in Village Justice Court on June 7, according to attorney Joseph Buzzell, whose Melville firm Buzzell, Blanda & Visconti was retained by the dealer in April.... Amityville Village car dealer Security Dodge faces $15,000 in fines over what village officials say is illegal use of two lots on Merrick Road, the village's main east-west thoroughfare.

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  9. Amityville will hold its cleanup at Ketchum Creek on May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Newsday

    Amityville Village's Bay Village Civic Association will hold its annual cleanup at Woods Preserve at Ketchum Creek May 21. Volunteers and Amityville Memorial High School students will meet on the east side of the high school at 9:45 a.m. Volunteers can also park at the Suffolk County National Bank at 400 Merrick Rd. and walk to the preserve, which is north of Merrick Road.

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  10. Jake Gargiulo shows off his impressive pickoff move to lead CalhounRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Newsday

    Calhoun's Jake Gargiulo on the mound during a Nassau baseball game where Calhoun defeated Valley Stream Central, 7-3, at Cantiague Park in Hicksville on May 5, 2016. Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy Calhoun's Jake Gargiulo on the mound during a Nassau baseball game where Calhoun defeated Valley Stream Central, 7-3, at Cantiague Park in Hicksville on May 5, 2016.

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  11. Merrick AT&T store robbed by masked gunman, Nassau police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Newsday

    Nassau County police investigate an armed robbery at the AT&T store on Merrick Road in Merrick on Monday, May 2, 2016. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp Nassau County police investigate an armed robbery at the AT&T store on Merrick Road in Merrick on Monday, May 2, 2016.

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  12. LI Marathon weekend road closures, bus route changes slatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Newsday

    Runners start the 2015 Long Island Marathon at Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, on May 3, 2015. An estimated 6,500 to 7,500 runners are expected Sunday, May 1, for the 2016 Long Island Marathon.

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  13. 7 arrested in heroin ring in Nassau, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Newsday

    Authorities have arrested seven men in connection with a large heroin distribution network in the South Shore communities of Merrick, Massapequa, Seaford and Wantagh, police said on April 25, 2016. Acting Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter said the arrests involved about 2 kilograms of cocaine and 3,250 packets of heroin, and that the drugs had an estimated a street value of $750,000.

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  14. 7 arrested in heroin ring on Nassau's South Shore, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Newsday

    Authorities have arrested seven men in connection with a large heroin distribution network in the South Shore communities of Merrick, Massapequa, Seaford and Wantagh, police said Monday. Nassau police, the Nassau County district attorney's office and the federal Drug Enforcement Agency arrested the men - including the apparent ringleader who is charged with trafficking - between Wednesday... Authorities have arrested seven men in connection with a large heroin distribution network in the South Shore communities of Merrick, Massapequa, Seaford and Wantagh, police said Monday.

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  15. Last week in food: Top chain cheeseburgers, a new taco spot and more you might have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Newsday

    Did you make your pilgrimage to Nelly's Taqueria in Hicksville for the weekend-only tacos al pastor? Food reporter Erica Marcus tells us "it's the rare Long Island taqueria that makes tacos al pastor the traditional way: with pork that has been roasted on a vertical spit." The restaurant also offers homemade corn tortillas.

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  16. Teen robbed, beaten with golf club in Freeport robbery, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Newsday

    According to detectives, the 14-year-old victim was walking with a friend on Pine Street and Washington Avenue in Freeport at about 2:30 p.m. when he was chased by a group of men, one of whom struck the victim with a golf club and knocked him to the ground. According to detectives, the 14-year-old victim was walking with a friend on Pine Street and Washington Avenue in Freeport at about 2:30 p.m. when he was chased by a group of men, one of whom struck the victim with a golf club and knocked him to the ground.

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  17. Music and guitar lovers flock to fifth annual expo in LIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Newsday

    Michael Judge, 9, of Mineola tries out an acrylic guitar with George Fedden at the fifth annual New York Guitar Show & Expo at the Freeport Recreation Center on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Photo Credit: Daniel Goodrich Michael Judge, 9, of Mineola tries out an acrylic guitar with George Fedden at the fifth annual New York Guitar Show & Expo at the Freeport Recreation Center on Saturday, April 23, 2016.

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  18. Prince fans pay tribute at Subculture at Suite 1828 in MerrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Newsday

    Tim Langion for a purple bandana and wrote the word "slave" on his cheek in tribute to Prince. "He was crossing boundaries before anyone," Langion said.

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  19. Prince's music to live on through tributes across Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Newsday

    Dance to the music of Prince at Subculture, a New Wave dance club at Suite 1828 on Sunrise Highway in Merrick, which will hold a special tribute to the Purple One at 9 p.m. on Friday, April 22. Photo Credit: AP / Liu Heung Shing Although Prince is gone, his musical legacy lives on through the dance floor. On Friday night, Subculture, a New Wave dance club at Suite 1828 on Sunrise Highway in Merrick, will hold a special tribute to the Purple One at 9 p.m. "We will be playing a four-block of Prince songs at the top of every hour," says DJ Tim Cody, 44, of Alternative Sounds.

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  20. New American restaurant SALT to replace The Boathouse in MerrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Newsday

    SALT, a New American restaurant with seafood specialties, is slated to open on Memorial Day weekend at the waterfront site in Merrick vacated by The Boathouse. The newcomer is an offspring of Parlay, a gastropub, and Mesita, a Mexican restaurant, both in Rockville Centre.

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