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  1. Brian Moore honored at Memorial Day ceremony in MassapequaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Newsday

    Retired NYPD Sgt. Raymond Moore, father of slain NYPD officer Brian Moore, holds his daughter, Christine, during the Memorial Day ceremony at the Towers of Freedom 9/11 Military Monument, located in John J. Burns Park, in Massapequa, Saturday, May 23, 2015.

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  2. Cops: Chickens killed in possible ritual found in MassapequaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Newsday

    Slaughtered chickens, candles and a yellow bandanna nailed to a tree made up a possible ritual scene found Friday in a Massapequa park, Nassau County police said. Animal sacrifices are sometimes associated with Santeria, an Afro-Caribbean religious practice, but authorities say this may be a case of animal cruelty.

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  3. Rule change means state health insurers must provide replacement prostheticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Newsday

    Dan Bastian, vice president and co-founder of Progressive O&P, seen here in a photo from April 16, 2013, lost much of his right leg to a rare cancer some 35 years ago. He now operates a prosthetic business helping rebuild legs and limbs for others.

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  4. Long Island hires and promotions: William P. McKenna, M&T BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Newsday

    William P. McKenna of Fort Salonga has been promoted to senior vice president of M&T Bank in Manhattan. He previously worked as managing director of Eurohypo AG's New York branch in Manhattan.

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  5. Carter Hawthorne's five goals lead Masspequa to 34th straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    Massapequa attacker Carter Hawthorne celebrates after scoring a second-quarter goal in a Nassau Class A semifinal game against Hicksville at Hofstra on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Photo Credit: Steven Ryan Massapequa attacker Carter Hawthorne celebrates after scoring a second-quarter goal in a Nassau Class A semifinal game against Hicksville at Hofstra on Tuesday, May 19, 2015.

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  6. Buyers snap up all 81 Sandy-damaged houses at Hauppauge auction in three hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    Hundreds of hopeful bidders crowded the Hyatt Regency in Hauppauge on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, as homes damaged by superstorm Sandy were offered at auction. The homes, in communities such as Bellmore, East Rockaway and Island Park, had been bought by the state's New York Rising program.

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  7. New York Burger Bar opens in MassapequaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Newsday

    New York Burger Bar in Massapequa serves its Biltmore Shore Breakfast burger with a fried egg and bacon jam. Photo Credit: New York Burger Bar Joining Long Island's lengthening list of hip burger spots is New York Burger Bar, now up and running in the Massapequa space that last housed American Social Kitchen & Cocktails.

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  8. Retired Nassau probation officer sentenced to 8 days in jail in child porn caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    A retired Nassau County probation officer, who faced up to 6 1/2 years in prison on a child pornography charge, was sentenced Tuesday to the 8 days he had already served by a federal judge who cited numerous factors that called for a lesser sentence. Gordon Woolf, 62, of Massapequa, who had been a probation officer for 30 years before he retired in 2010, was arrested by federal agents in 2013.... A retired Nassau County probation officer, who faced up to 6 1/2 years in prison on a child pornography charge, was sentenced Tuesday to the 8 days he had already served by a federal judge who cited numerous factors that called for a lesser sentence. 1 comment

  9. Police investigate public lewdness in MassapequaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Newsday

    A thin-built man in his teens approached a 16-year-old girl Monday in Massapequa and exposed himself, Nassau County police said. The girl was walking west on North Richmond Avenue when at 6:18 p.m. the man, unknown to her, approached, police said.

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  10. A bad case against gun-buy checksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Newsday

    An image of the gun involved in the shooting of NYPD Officer Brian Moore presented is seen at a press conference in Manhattan on May 4, 2015. Photo Credit: NYPD If you oppose the passage of a federal law requiring background checks for gun buyers, you're endangering police officers and empowering cop killers .

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  11. Nassau police seek band of thieves who stole tires, rimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Newsday

    A band of thieves stole all four tires and rims from seven parked cars in North Massapequa and Hicksville over the weekend, Nassau County police said. Surveillance video provided by one of the alleged theft victims, Michael Hansen of Massapequa, apparently shows five suspects stealing the wheels off Hansens wifes car outside their home on May 10, 2015.

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  12. Source: John Flanagan gathering support to succeed Dean SkelosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Newsday

    State Sen. John Flanagan speaks to Long Island Rail Road union workers and supporters during a rally at the Massapequa LIRR station Saturday, June 21, 2014. Photo Credit: Barry Sloan State Sen. John Flanagan speaks to Long Island Rail Road union workers and supporters during a rally at the Massapequa LIRR station Saturday, June 21, 2014.

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  13. Mourning for Officer Brian Moore at Mother's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Newsday

    The family of NYPD Officer Brian Moore as his body is carried into St. James Roman Catholic Church in Seaford on Friday, May 8, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr. What makes some children want to grow up to be heroes? What sparks their childhood longing to one day save a life? What sparks their desire to rescue a family from a burning inferno? Why can't every little boy or girl want to be an accountant or a musician? Those thoughts came to me as I read about the shooting death of New York City Police Officer Brian Moore in Queens on May 2, and his funeral on Friday.

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  14. Bagel Boss founder Melvin Rosner dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Newsday

    Mel Rosner, second from left, with his sons: from left, Randy, Jerry and Adam Rosner. Mel was the founder of Bagel Boss in Hicksville; there are now 13 locations on Long Island and in Manhattan.

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  15. NYPD Officer Brian Moore's funeral expected to draw tens of thousands of police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Newsday

    NYPD cadets attend the funeral for NYPD Officer Brian Moore at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Seaford on Friday, May 8, 2015. Photo Credit: Alejandra Villa NYPD cadets attend the funeral for NYPD Officer Brian Moore at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Seaford on Friday, May 8, 2015.

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  16. NYPD remembers 18 cops at annual memorial ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Newsday

    Ceremonial bunting covers placards of the names of fallen police officers in the Police Memorial Lobby of One Police Plaza, in Manhattan on May 6, 2015. Photo Credit: Anthony Lanzilote Ceremonial bunting covers placards of the names of fallen police officers in the Police Memorial Lobby of One Police Plaza, in Manhattan on May 6, 2015.

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  17. Road closures, parking restrictions for fallen NYPD officer's servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Newsday

    Police officers and firefighters salute as an ambulance, escorted by a motorcade, carrying the body of slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore is bought to Frank J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Bethpage on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Photo Credit: John Roca Police officers and firefighters salute as an ambulance, escorted by a motorcade, carrying the body of slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore is bought to Frank J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Bethpage on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

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  18. Mourners begin to arrive for NYPD Officer Brian Moore's wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Newsday

    More than 30,000 police officers from across the country and Canada are expected to descend on Nassau County to attend the wake, on May 7, 2015 in Bethpage, and the funeral Friday for slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore, officials said. More than 30,000 police officers from across the country and Canada are expected to descend on Nassau County to attend the wake, on May 7, 2015 in Bethpage, and the funeral Friday for slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore, officials said.

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  19. Nassau police announce driving, parking restrictions for wake, funeral of NYPD Officer Brian MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Newsday

    Police officers and firefighters salute as an ambulance, escorted by a motorcade, carrying the body of slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore is bought to Frank J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Bethpage on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Photo Credit: John Roca Police officers and firefighters salute as an ambulance, escorted by a motorcade, carrying the body of slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore is bought to Frank J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Bethpage on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

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  20. Police: East Meadow man identified as passenger killed in wrong-way DWI crash on Sunrise HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Newsday

    Nassau County police have identified the passenger -- of an alleged wrong-way drunken driver -- who died in a head-on crash early Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in Massapequa. Anthony Sylvia was a passenger in a car driven by Michael Bantel, 27, of Massapequa, at about 4:45 a.m. when Bantel's car crossed the median on eastbound Sunrise Highway and drove into oncoming traffic, police said.

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