Tag: Long Island

Kansas Rocks Paramount With ‘Leftoverture 40th Anniversary Tour’

Legendary prog-rockers Kansas delivered a powerful, emotionally charged performance at Huntington’s Paramount theatre on Nov. 19, wowing a packed audience with popular hits spanning their more than four decade-long career and celebrating the 40th anniversary of their multi-platinum album 'Leftoverture' by playing the 1976 classic in its entirety.

The Flight of the Snowbird

How do you know when it’s time to break out the winter coats? Why, you follow the flight of the snowbirds, of course.

Nassau Exec Mangano Ties Gulotta to Budgets Rejected by NIFA

A New York State fiscal watchdog board rejected Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano's budget for the second year in a row—only the second time the agency issued back-to-back rejections in its 16-year history. The last time NIFA voted down the county budget two years in a row was in 2000, when it was first created, and 2001—both during the administration of former Nassau County Executive Tom Gulotta.

Trump’s Repeal Of Obamacare Would Profoundly Impact Long Island

It’s too soon to know what Trump or the incoming Republican Congress will replace Obamacare with, but it’s not too early to discuss what’s at stake: the capability of health care providers and local hospitals to provide adequate coverage for patients, the Island's means of effectively tackling its unremitting heroin epidemic, and the sustainability and future of the region's health care economy overall—which grew by 25,000 jobs since the law was passed, with 218,000 currently employed within the health care industry throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties, according to the New York State Department of Labor. To date, more than 3 million New Yorkers have health insurance through the state's health care exchange, including more than 334,000 living on Long Island.

Loud, Rowdy & Hilarious: Rock Star Jim Breuer Destroys Mulcahy’s

We know SNL Breuer: Goat Boy and spot-on Pesci impressions. We know Half Baked Breuer, from the 1998 hit comedy he co-starred in with Dave Chappelle. We know radio and podcast Breuer. We know Breuer from VH1’s That Metal Show. We know Mets fan Breuer. Of course, we know stand-up Breuer. Meet Rock Breuer.

Heavy Rain May Ease Drought on Long Island, Forecasters Say

Much-needed rains—some heavy at times—are expected to fall on Long Island this week, which should help alleviate severe drought conditions in the region, forecasters said.

Concern Grows for Humpback Whale Stuck on Moriches Bay Sandbar

The whale is currently “grounded in the middle of the bay, near Hart’s Cove,” the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation said in a statement on Facebook.

Black Friday Long Island: Deals, Discounts & Store Hours

Black Friday 2016 is upon us, and that means discounts, sales and special deals galore at stores all across Long Island and the New York metropolitan region! Whether that’s Walmart, Target, Macy’s, Sears, Best Buy, Old Navy, Kmart, Kohl’s, Sams Club, JCPenny, Lowes, Dell, Home Depot, Toys R Us, Express, Burlington, T-Mobile, New York & Company, or many, many more, there are countless extraordinary Black Friday bargains, coupons and “Doorbuster Deals” that will have you restless in your seat at the Thanksgiving Day table, fiending to just get out and shop, shop, shop-shop, shop!

Alure Home Improvements Spices Up Kitchens With Expert Remodeling

Now is the time to visit Alure Home Improvements for the best prices on kitchen remodeling projects that can being in the New Year.

Body Discovered Buried In North Bellmore Backyard

Nassau County Police confirmed the discovery of a man buried in his backyard from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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