In 2019, Greater Long Island Media Group released 15 episodes of its The 495 Podcast, an audio series dedicated to telling personal stories of Long Islanders — from celebrities to businesspeople (and everyone else in-between).

Over this year hosts Michael White and Nicholas Esposito drove up and down the island interviewing locals while sharing plenty of insights and wisecracks along the way.

Below are the five most-listened episodes. Click the stories below to hear them.

To see all episodes, click here.

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