July 3: 5 non-coronavirus stories from across the tri-state region

Looking for stories that are not about the coronavirus?  Here's a selection from across our regions. 
Norwalk community helps man and his dog in need: The Norwalk community is helping a man and his dog who have fallen on some hard times.
Yorktown college student back on her feet and dancing 1 month after brain surgery: A Yorktown college student is dancing again - one month after having brain surgery - thanks to a surgeon she met in person just minutes before her surgery
Long Island's most famous singer approves of AJ Smith's new song appropriately titled 'Billy Joel': A famous Long Islander helped to make a singer-songwriter's dreams come true, after his new song got some worldwide exposure.
Looking for a road trip? Check out Historic Walnford in Upper Freehold: If you are looking for a place to enjoy the beautiful summer weather and learn a little bit about New Jersey’s history, then Historic Walnford in Upper Freehold, Monmouth County is just for you.       
Police searching for suspect in shooting of 11-year-old: Police are searching for a suspect in the shooting of an 11-year-old boy Tuesday night.