Kevin Kisner leaves Aiken for time being

...bounce in the air. There and then Long Island, the courses there, are on my...about Melbourne's sand belt and Long Island (Shinnecock, National Golf Links...area."He missed his chance at Long Island in August during The Barclays...

Young Mets aces set to take on Royals' lineup

...15 years. Now, they want the ultimate prize."We all have a mission to win this last series," said Matz, the Long Island lefty living out every boy's wildest dreams after growing up a Mets fan about 50 miles from Citi Field."There's...

Granderson, Mets beat Dodgers 13-7 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS

...ERA in two playoff starts on short rest the past two seasons.Mets: Matz is a hometown favorite after growing up on Long Island about 50 miles from Citi Field. He went 4-0 with a 2.27 ERA in six major league starts this season but hasn't...

Music by Turner: Hear Billy Joel hits at tribute show

...are $35 from augustaamusements.com or by calling (706) 726-0366.A six-piece band led by Mike Santoro (a Long Island, N.Y., native like Joel) has Joel's material down in a way that reminds me of Movin' Out, the fabulous Twyla...

Pop Rocks: Changes bring big return for two Augusta venues

...where profits can never be guaranteed and aging venues far more iconic than the James Brown ? the Nassau Coliseum on Long Island comes to mind ? are closing, even the smallest of successes is a major accomplishment.

Citizens taking video of police see themselves facing arrest

...I am 100 percent innocent," the 20-year-old Long Island college student told reporters earlier this month...New York, a freelance videographer arrested after a Long Island police sergeant ordered him to stop recording the arrest...

Officers should pay for violating rights

...week' in which police either harass, interfere or arrest citizens ? not journalists ? for shooting video."One Long Island college student, Thomas Demint, was tackled and arrested for videoing his friends being arrested and one of their...

New York state adopts $15 minimum wage for fast-food jobs

...businesses who are already struggling just to keep their heads above water," said Republican Senate Leader John Flanagan of Long Island.Democrats in the state Assembly and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio have long supported a $15 minimum. On Thursday...

Champions Tour cancels event near site of blasts in China

...courses since the FedEx Cup began. It's about to get another.The PGA Tour announced Tuesday that Glen Oaks Club on Long Island will host the opening FedEx Cup event in 2017. The course was designed by Joe Finer and opened in 1971. It was named...

Families face tough decisions as cost of elder care soars

...story has a happier ending. Her daughter pulled her out of the Amsterdam Nursing Home and rented a house in Smithtown, Long Island, with a patio and a backyard full of azaleas and trees. It was Ranzman's own space. She had round-the-clock...