Tag: Cold Spring Harbor
Long Islanders may not give tourism here much thought—unless they want someone to blame for summer traffic on the South Fork—but it plays a vital part in our regional economy. People in the hospitality industry fervently want it to have a bigger role here year-round. Creating a great destination miles from the Manhattan skyline in a place not universally known for having great hotels, luxury resorts or secluded getaways is a daunting proposition, but dozens have unarguably succeeded on the Island despite the challenges. Their stories reveal a lot about the possibilities and the pitfalls of hosting travelers here.
A Cold Spring Harbor home invasion suspect was arrested for assaulting an 85-year-old woman before being overpowered by family members on the night of Thanksgiving, Suffolk County police said.
With Thanksgiving in the rear view, Long Island joins the rest of the Christmas-celebrating world in the return of the season to be jolly. What follows is our annual guide to the dozens of tree lightings, Christmas parades and other related holiday events over the next month.
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.
Buddy Guy wows The Space at Westbury, Joan Jett rocks Eisenhower Park, The Beibler serenades Nikon at Jones Beach Theater & Sugar Ray joins other '90s radio darlings at The Paramount, among many more amazin' gigs this week!
"Хьюстон!" Talk about a "Floater." This celestial beauty is literally out-of-this-world!