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  1. Star Wars fans turn out at midnight for 'Force Friday' saleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... forget his name," she said. "And the new Stormtrooper also."A The shopping was also a family affair for the Wehrs of Wantagh, who split up to hit separate chains to make sure they saw merchandise exclusive to each one. Keith Wehr, 16, of Wantagh, ...

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  2. @HerdMSoccer Set to Tangle With Dukes Will Face Duquesne Friday in PittsburghRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... team rallied to win its second game of the season, a 1-0 overtime victory at Detroit. Freshman defender Chris Taibi (Wantagh, N.Y.) scored the Herd's first goal of the season - the winner in overtime against Detroit in the 96th minute - which came ...

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  3. Police: Officer Hurt While Arresting Wantagh Man For Assaulting GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    An MTA officer suffered a fractured finger while assisting in arresting a Wantagh man who assaulted his girlfriend Wednesday evening, police said. According to police, Wegner and Velotti got into a verbal argument that escalated to a physical altercation at Fir Street and Merrick Road in Wantagh around 6:30 p.m. A Nassau County ambulance technician observed Velotti remove a black handle gravity knife from her boot and throw it to the ground, police said.

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  4. Nicki Minaj, Shania Twain & AC/DC Lead Latest Highest-Grossing Tours TallyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Billboard

    Nicki Minaj performs at the 2015 Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 in Wantagh, NY. Nicki Minaj tops Billboard 's latest weekly Hot Tours recap based on $13 million in revenue from the world tour supporting her album The Pinkprint , released last December.

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  5. Duo Arrested for Brawl in WantaghRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    September 3rd, 2015 - The Seventh Squad reports the details of two arrests from an incident that occurred at 6:29pm on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 in Wantagh . According to Detectives, defendants Christopher Wegner, 28, of Mermaid Avenue Wantagh and Angelica Velotti, 24, of Merrick Road Wantagh became involved in a verbal argument that escalated to a physical altercation on Fir Street and Merrick Road in Wantagh.

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  6. Cops: Boyfriend, girlfriend arrested after motorcycle helmet assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    As her boyfriend was being arrested Wednesday on an assault charge after hitting her in the head with his motorcycle helmet, a Wantagh woman stepped in to defend him and also wound up arrested, Nassau County police said. The two arrests came after Angelica Velotti, 24, and Christopher Wegner, 28, also of Wantagh, became involved in a verbal argument at about 6:30 p.m. that escalated into a... As her boyfriend was being arrested Wednesday on an assault charge after hitting her in the head with his motorcycle helmet, a Wantagh woman stepped in to defend him and also wound up arrested, Nassau County police said.

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  7. Wantagh woman arrested on DWAI charge drove erratically at 15 mph with flat tire, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Newsday

    ... on the parkway near Post Avenue in Westbury, police said in a statement. The driver, Josette Livingston, 25, of Wantagh, "exhibited signs of intoxication, and a strong odor of marijuana was emanating from her vehicle," the statement said. She failed ...

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  8. Police: Wantagh Woman High on Drugs Drove 15 MPH on Flat Tire on Northern StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Patch.com

    Police say a trooper was "easily able to locate the vehicle" after a report of an erratic driver Monday night. A 25-year-old Wantagh woman was arrested Monday night after police say she was high on drugs while driving on a flat tire on the Northern State Parkway.

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  9. Potsdam PD Public RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Village police ticketed Norman A. Boswell, 43, of Coram with operation of a vehicle with inadequate headlights at 9:01 p.m. Monday following a traffic stop on Clarkson Avenue. AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION - MASSENA - Village police charged Victor L. Christopher, 21, of Wantagh with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and ticketed him for speed in zone at 11:25 p.m. Monday following a traffic stop on Maple Street.

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  10. NutraScience Labs Participants in the 10th Annual Marcum Workplace ChallengeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | ThomasNet

    NutraScience Labs, a world-class source for exceptional dietary supplement manufacturing, label design, product packaging, and fulfillment services, joined over 200 other Long Island-based corporations as participants in the 10th annual Marcum Workplace Challenge. The event was held on Tuesday, July 28th at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh, New York.

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  11. Abandoned German shepherd mix finds new home with the help of Nassau cop John SalehRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Newsday

    ... his wife and four children. Brooklyn's adoption was finalized Monday at the Town of Hempstead's Animal Shelter in Wantagh with much fanfare. Television cameras followed Brooklyn's every move as he licked Saleh's face and Nassau County Executive ...

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  12. Robert Weschler, taught at Waldorf School for 60 years, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Newsday

    Robert Weschler for decades taught hundreds of students at the Waldorf School of Garden City that the best ways of "getting your hands into the dirt" was through his classes of gardening, woodworking and physical education, said his son Bruce Weschler. Known as "Wesch" to his students, Weschler, of Wantagh, died Aug. 15 at his son's home in Kernersville, North Carolina.

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  13. N.Y.C.-based Entrust gets taken over by Marc Glazer-led Business Financial ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Business Journal

    ... independent sales organizations. BFS CEO and co-founder Marc Glazer said Entrust, which also has an offices in Wantagh, N.Y. and Tampa, said the company is a "natural extension." Glazer has led BFS since 2001, when it was spun out of ...

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  14. Kanye rants at VMAs, Miley Cyrus flashes breastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | NBC12

    ... artist Justin Bieber performs at the 2015 Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, N.Y. Bieber will perform "What Do... (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2015 file photo, singer ...

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  15. Free Lifesaving Overdose Prevention Seminars Offered In September And OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | LongIsland.com

    August 27, 2015 - To help save lives and further combat the Heroin epidemic, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced free Overdose Prevention Seminars offered to residents in September and October. The seminars will take place in East Meadow, Plainview, Glen Head, Long Beach and Wantagh each from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Residents will be taught how to recognize an Opioid overdose, and how to administer the lifesaving antidote Narcan, which can reverse its fatal effects.

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  16. MU's Reining Makes Eight Saves To Blank Detroit 1-0Read the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Huntington News

    ... overtime period, Marshall was able to grab the winner. The goal came from the head of freshman defender Chris Taibi (Wantagh, N.Y.) who latched onto a cross from senior midfielder Jack Hopkins (Birmingham, Ala.) to give the Herd the winner. The ...

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  17. Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift perform together at MTV VMAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... artist Justin Bieber performs at the 2015 Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, N.Y. Bieber will perform "What Do... (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 24, 2015 file photo, singer ...

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  18. David Lee Roth and Van Halen bring joy to Jiffy Lube LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Baltimore Sun

    David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen, shown here performing in Wantagh, N.Y. on Aug. 13. The band played Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, Va., on Aug. 29, 2015. David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen, shown here performing in Wantagh, N.Y. on Aug. 13. The band played Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, Va., on Aug. 29, 2015.

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  19. Justin Bieber to perform at MTV Video Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KRQE Albuquerque

    In this Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 file photo, recording artist Justin Bieber performs at the 2015 Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, N.Y. Bieber will perform A'What Do You Mean,A' the lead single from his new album, at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, airing Sunday, Aug. 30 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV. MTV announced Wednesday that the 21-year-old singer will be performing the song "What Do You Mean" from his forthcoming album at Sunday's extravaganza at the Microsoft Theater.

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  20. Doobie Brothers Team With Gregg Allman At Laid Back FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | JamBase

    ... between classic rock legends as Gregg invited members of the Doobie Brothers to sit-in with his band at the Wantagh, New York venue. Co-founding The Allman Brothers Band member Jaimoe opened the festivities with his Jasssz Band on the Low Country ...

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