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Nassau Coliseum
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Sophia Hall
May 29, 2020 - 4:09 pm
Nassau Coliseum is getting into the drive-in movie business.
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Curbside pickup on Long Island
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Sophia Hall
May 28, 2020 - 2:04 pm
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran has unveiled a road closure plan intended to help struggling restaurants and retail stores.
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Police lights
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 21, 2020 - 2:58 pm
A rookie NYPD officer accused of fatally shooting his childhood friend on Long Island has been charged with murder.
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Classroom
Sophia Hall
May 21, 2020 - 2:04 pm
Some school districts on Long Island are seeing an increase in enrollment inquiries from parents who fled to their homes out east with their families to escape the city amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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Anthony Greco
Mount Sinai South Nassau
WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 20, 2020 - 4:50 pm
A retired NYPD officer received a standing ovation as he was discharged from a Long Island hospital following a two month battle with the coronavirus.
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Nickerson Beach
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Sophia Hall
May 19, 2020 - 12:40 pm
Nassau County legislators plan to vote to approve closing the county beach to non-residents after Mayor Bill de Blasio said New York City beaches will not be opened for Memorial Day weekend.
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Mary Beth and Kelly Patterson
Handout
Sophia Hall
May 18, 2020 - 10:43 am
A mother came out of retirement to work at the same Long Island hospital as her daughter to help COVID-19 patients.
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Coronavirus Long Beach
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Sophia Hall
May 15, 2020 - 11:53 am
It's official — beaches in New York will be allowed to reopen for Memorial Day weekend.
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American flag at cemetery
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Lynda Lopez
May 13, 2020 - 5:26 pm
A longtime a Memorial Day weekend tradition by the Boy Scouts and the Girl Scouts of placing flags on the graves of veterans is now cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Mount Sinai Thank You
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Sophia Hall
May 13, 2020 - 2:57 pm
The Nassau County Police Department gave a big "thank you" to hospital workers on Wednesday.
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