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Patchogue Plane Crash

Pilot Dead After Small Plane Crashes in East Patchogue

June 17, 2014
 
Kristy Bower and her father Ronald are reunited June 12, 2014 after his 23-year incarceration for sex crimes many believe he did not commit. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Exclusive: Ronald Bower, Released on Parole After 23 Years, Maintains His Innocence

June 12, 2014
 
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Long Island Press Wins Top Honors at SPJ Press Club of Long Island Awards

June 12, 2014
 
Bernie Williams

Bernie Williams Blends Jazz and Pop in Life Beyond Baseball

June 11, 2014

 
Fifth-graders from Clear Stream Avenue School in Valley Stream talk with students from Marvin Park Primary School in South Africa at a special program organized by Long Island University at Post's Arnold Dodge on Monday, June 9, 2014. (Jaime Franchi/Long Island Press)

Long Island to South Africa: Connecting Continents Through the Classroom

June 10, 2014
 
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is deploying goats to help battle invasive species at Oak Brush Plains State Preserve at Edgewood. The always-hungry critters may also help veterans who are returning home from combat deal with stress-related conditions.

Goats Battle Invasive Species on Long Island & May Help Vets, Too

June 8, 2014
 
New York Cosmos Stadium Proposal

Cosmos Soccer Stadium Question Lingers Amid Belmont Stakes

June 6, 2014
 
California Chrome Triple Crown

Triple Crown Excitement Grips Belmont Stakes – Here’s How to Celebrate

June 6, 2014

 
Orange is the New Black

Orange is the New Black’s Real-Life Riverhead Jail Slammed for ‘Inhuma...

June 6, 2014
 
California Chrome Triple Crown

Belmont Stakes History? California Chrome Spreads Triple Crown Fever in Nassau

June 5, 2014
 
Ice cream truck driver accused of sexual abuse

Ice Cream Truck Driver Accused of Fondling Child, 11

June 5, 2014
 
Drone Strikes Samir Khan

Drone Strike Victims’ Families Won’t Appeal Targeted-Killing Suit Deci...

June 5, 2014

 
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Nassau Cop Saves ‘Suicidal’ Teen on Wantagh Parkway Overpass

June 4, 2014
 
Forge River Pollution

Forge River Pollution Highlighted by Cuomo’s Long Island Water Quality Review

June 3, 2014
 
#YesAllWomen Protest NYC

#YesAllWomen Demonstrators: Men Are Not Entitled to Women’s Bodies

June 1, 2014
 
Superstorm Sandy

How to Prepare for 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season

May 31, 2014

 
Hundreds of students, parents and faculty members from high schools across Long Island attended the 2014 Long Island Press High School Journalism Awards gala at Hofstra University's John Cranford Adams Playhouse May 28, 2014.

Long Island Press 2014 High School Journalism Awards: A Night To Remember

May 31, 2014
 
Zeldin and Demos Debate

Zeldin and Demos GOP Debate for First Congressional Seat Turns Personal

May 30, 2014
 
Edward Snowden NBC

Edward Snowden Defends NSA Leaks in NBC Interview

May 29, 2014
 
Drone Strikes Samir Khan

Will Obama’s Drone Strike Memo Mention Long Island’s Khan?

May 23, 2014