Terry Sheridan

Managing Editor

Terry Sheridan is an award-winning radio journalist. As part of his duties as managing editor for WSHU, he oversees and mentors a newsroom staffed by students of Sacred Heart University and the Stony Brook School of Journalism, where he is also a lecturer and adjunct professor.

Sheridan was a longtime reporter for 1010 WINS Radio in New York City, covering everything from 9/11 and its aftermath to the Occupy Wall Street movement. He was more recently heard on NBC News Radio and its flagship station, WOR. His reports have aired on NPR, the BBC, ABC, and the CBC. He is also a regular contributor to The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk 106-108 in Dublin, Ireland.

Terry is president of “The Inner Circle of City Hall Reporters,” a group of New York City area journalists that roast the mayor and governor each year for New York City-based charities.

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Courtesy of Town of Huntington

On Long Island, a candlelight memorial was held in the hometown of one of the teachers killed in the Parkland school shooting.

Courtesy of Long Island Association

The Long Island Association has released its “Top 18 Priorities for 2018” and has made moving all downstate horseracing to Belmont Racetrack one of its top legislative priorities this year.

The LIA says moving racing from Aqueduct in Queens to Belmont would make it, along with a new Islanders arena, a year-round destination.

Courtesy of U.S. Navy

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., has announced that a Navy destroyer will be named for a Long Island marine who was killed during the Vietnam War.

Elise Amendola / AP

The region is gearing up for its third nor'easter in two weeks. On Long Island, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has urged residents to take this third storm seriously.

Elise Amendola / AP

Residents in the region are facing their third winter storm in two weeks. On Long Island, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone says Long Island's East End is getting battered by the nor’easter.