HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — There was a show of solidarity in the Black Lives Matter movement on Long Island on Saturday.Gov. Lamont Lifts Most COVID Capacity Limits In Connecticut, But Maintains Mask Mandate
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The street was closed for a ceremony as the road was officially named Black Lives Matter Way.READ MORE: Long Island Woman Sentenced To 9 Months In Prison For Death Of Anti-Gang Activist Evelyn Rodriguez
Officials say it’s the first Long Island street to be painted since the movement took off.
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