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9 Celebrities With An Unmistakable Long Island Accent

They tawk just like us! People know we’re from Long Island as soon as we open our (big) mouths. Without the edginess of Brooklynese, the Long Island accent is as distinctive as it is irritating. I say it’s time we own it. No, we don’t all sound like Amy Fisher. But some of us do. And some of us sound much, much worse. Whatevah.

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 28–May 4

Robby Krieger of The Doors rocks The Paramount, Kool & the Gang plays NYCB Theatre at Westbury and the Long Island Marathon returns, plus much more to do on Long Island this weekend!

Anderson Cooper Appearance Packs Huntington Book Revue

His book, The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love, and Loss, debuted April 5 at No. 1 on The New York Times best-selling list. The memoir, based on correspondence between Cooper and his fashion designer mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, was released the same week as the touching HBO documentary exploring the same theme, Nothing Left Unsaid: Gloria Vanderbilt and Anderson Cooper.

Long Island Olympic Hopefuls Vie for Chance to Compete in Rio

The only athlete who made the cut by February was Bora Gulari, a skipper on the U.S. Olympic Sailing Team who's formerly from Long Island and now living in Detroit. Syosset native, WNBA all star and three-time gold medalist Sue Bird is expected to make the US women’s basketball team once the roster is finalized. Other locals facing Olympic trials on the road to Rio include 2012 Olympic racewalker Maria Michta-Coffey of Farmingville, boxer Cam Awesome of Uniondale as well as soccer players Crystal Dunn of Rockville Centre and Allie Long of Huntington.

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 21–27

Olivia Newton-John serenades The Parmount, Sponge rocks Revolution Bar and Music Hall and Mike Epps cracks up NYCB Theatre at Westbury, plus so much more to do on Long Island this week!

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 14–20

Grammy-winning metal band Ghost rocks The Paramount, reggae stars Steel Pulse gets The Space at Westbury groovin' and the Selena tribute concert comes to NYCB Theatre at Westbury, plus so much more this week on Long Island!

Critics Urge Suffolk to Drop Proposed Kratom Ban

The county legislature is scheduled to vote on the bill May 10.

Presidential Candidates Schedule More Campaign Stops on Long Island

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton has two events in Nassau and Suffolk counties scheduled for Monday, GOP front-runner Donald Trump will speak at a fundraiser later this week on LI and Heidi, the wife of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), is slated to host two public events on the Island, also on Monday.

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 7–13

Belinda Carlisle serenades The Paramount, Eric Paslay plays Mulcahey's and John Waite rocks The Boulton Center, plus much more do this week on LI!

Donald Trump Hosting Presidential Campaign Rally Wednesday in Bethpage

Police are bracing for a crowd of up to 13,000 and protesters have already announced plans to hold a peaceful anti-Trump rally outside the venue.
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