Top 5 Stories in Long Island Press This Week: Santos Saga, Officers Stabbed

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Rep.-elect George Santos, R-New York, speaks at an annual leadership meeting of the Republican Jewish Coalition Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022, in Las Vegas. Santos, who won a seat in Congress in the November election is under pressure to explain himself amid evidence that he fabricated parts of the life story that endeared him to New York voters.
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Rep.-elect George Santos Admits Lying, Won’t Resign


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Suffolk Police: Man Who Stabbed 2 Officers Was 56-year-old Ex-con


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L. to R.: Christina Johnson, Kim Stetz, James Kahn, and Marquis Hayes.Courtesy of Keep it 100 LLC

2 Suffolk Police Officers Stabbed, Suspect Shot to Death

Police shot a man to death after he stabbed two Suffolk police officers during a confrontation in Medford late Wednesday afternoon, law enforcement officials said.


Freeport’s Guy Lombardo Was the Original “Mr. New Year’s Eve”

This dapper entertainer was a longtime resident of Freeport; he lived in a waterfront home in Freeport on Long Island’s South Shore, where a street, a marina, a restaurant, and a neighborhood were named after him.

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