Top 5 Stories in Long Island Press This Week: Massapequa Couple Arrested For Jan. 6, Burgerology, And More

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Kevin and Carole Moore of Massapequa.

The top 5 stories in Long Island Press this week include a married couple from Massapequa arrested for alleged Jan. 6 involvement, a Burgerology location opening on Long Island, and more.

Married Couple From Massapequa Arrested For Alleged Role In Jan. 6, 2021 Capitol Insurrection

A married couple from Massapequa has been arrested for alleged involvement in the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the United States Capitol.

New York Burger Bar Transforms to Burgerology Massapequa

A Burgerology burger (Photo by Jonathan Katsaros @JonTheRocket)

Long Island Billionaire Jim Simons Dead at 86

Jim Simons, the billionaire hedge fund leader, mathematical genius, and philanthropist from East Setauket who last year made a record-setting $500 million donation to Stony Brook University, died Friday. He was 86.

After my father died suddenly five years ago, I found myself sitting in the upstairs alcove of a high ranch in Kings Park that was decorated in gaudy crucifixes and adorable cherubs. Across from me sat the medium a friend had sworn by. A medium who had told my husband the day before that she’d been visited by my father and that he wanted to talk to me.

May 13 Officially Declared ‘Geraldo Rivera Day’ By Nassau County, Babylon Town

May 13 is officially ‘Geraldo Rivera Day,’ in honor of Rivera’s work as a legendary journalist on the infamous Willowbrook State School scandal, as announced by Nassau County Executive Bruce Blakeman and Town of Babylon officials.