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43 Fun Things To Do With Your Kids On Long Island

Growing up on Long Island, many children enjoy spending time at the beach, but since kids tend to get bored quickly, they are often looking for new and exciting things to do. For parents, keeping their kids entertained—and not by just letting them waste their days playing video games or watching TV—can be a full-time job. But since parents and kids often disagree about what constitutes fun, here are some ideas for family friendly things to do on Long Island.

Long Island Craft Beer Guide

The Long Island craft beer and brewery industry continues to grow. Now there are more than 30 microbreweries on Long Island. Here's your complete guide, including a list of Long Island craft beer bars. This one goes up to you, Long Island. Cheers!

Long Island Summer Fairs & Festivals 2016

June 21 marks the beginning of another eventful summer in Long Island and, as usual, there are many exciting fairs, festivals and carnivals through Labor Day from the East End to the New York City line!

LIRR’s Third Track Needs Full Support Now—No More Local Stops Down...

The third track would run along a 9.8-mile stretch between Floral Park and Hicksville that serves 107,000 riders on an average weekday. During peak times, the LIRR is forced to run trains in only one direction, which becomes a huge bottleneck whenever equipment breaks down or some other unforeseen delay arises. This main line expansion is intended to relieve that decades-old bottleneck. But almost as soon as the governor announced it, community opposition—especially within Floral Park—was galvanized.

Mysterious Drone Company Mum On Riverhead Factory Plans

"There's a confidential nature to our contract and I have to respect the wishes of our client."

Apple Picking on Long Island 2015: Where to Pick Your Apples

With fall in the air, the apples are getting ripe for picking at farms out east, which are basking in the autumn glow as families...

Long Island Drone Sightings Rise as Regulations Debate Takes Off

At least 20 drone incidents were reported to authorities on Long Island amid debate over how to regulate the new technology.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events August 6 – 12

Miguel serenades The Space at Westbury, Busta Rhymes storms The Emporium, Air Supply rocks NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Graham Nash wows The Paramount and so many more amazin' gigs this week!

2 Men Sold California Marijuana on Long Island, DA Says

Detectives seized hundreds of pounds of 11 different strains of marijuana with names such as “Girl Scout Cookies,” “Death Star,” “Jack the Ripper” and “Green Crack.”

Wading River Man Charged With Easter Road Road Stabbing

Michael Doroski, 25, surrendered to authorities and was charged with assault.
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