Top 5 Stories in Long Island Press This Week: Rex Heuermann’s Day In Court And More

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The top 5 stories in the Long Island Press this week include Rex Heuermann’s day in court and more.

Rex Heuermann’s DNA Swab Officially Linked to Pizza Evidence

DNA from Rex Heuermann’s court-ordered buccal swab matched the DNA found from a discarded pizza box that authorities used as evidence before arresting the alleged Gilgo Beach serial killer, prosecutors said during his Sept. 27 court appearance.

New Restaurant ‘The Union’ To Open At Eisenhower Park On Sept. 26

Trahanas Hospitality Group is set to open its newest restaurant, The Union, next Tuesday, September 26, in Eisenhower Park. The Union will be the group’s third location, joining The Lannin and The General, all in Eisenhower Park.

Latin American cuisine is just as one would imagine it to be: delicious and savory, with a spicy little kick in every bite, and heavily influenced by corn-based foods like tortillas, along with beans, rice, salsas and a wide variety of meats. But what is the best Latin American restaurant on Long Island?

Oktoberfest 2023: A Taste Of Germany On Long Island

Oktoberfest season, despite the name, officially starts on the third Saturday of September – the 16th this year.
Democratic ex-prosecutor Dave Calone and Republican Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine shared their vision Sept. 20 during the Suffolk County Executive Candidate Forum as the two run for the top-elected office on eastern Long Island.