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Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events July 21–27

Gwen Stefani & Eve and Josh Groban & Sarah McLachlan hit Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, the Gin Blossoms, Sugar Ray, Everclear, Sponge & Lit rock The Paramount, Stephanie Mills serenades NYCB Theatre at Westbury, David Bromberg Quintet jazzes up The Stephen Talkhouse, and John Coltrane Day grooves Heckscher Park, among so many more gigs and events across Long Island this week!

Long Island Heroin-Cocaine Drug Rings Dismantled, DA Says

The widening investigation into the pair of drug distribution networks took shape after patrol officers on the East End noticed “a significant upward trend” in heroin and cocaine drug busts beginning last September, the DA’s office said.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events July 14–20

Cowboy Junkies rocks The Stephen Talkhouse, the Great South Bay Music Festival returns & former Faith No More frontman Chuck Mosley plays an acoustic set at Loony Tunes, plus so much more to see and do this week 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!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events July 7–13

Stephen “Ragga” Marley gets The Paramount groovin'; Vans Warped Tour, Sublime With Rome & Def Leppard returns to Nikon at Jones Beach, blues-folk hellraisers Striking Copper rip up 89 North, the Long Island International Film Festival resumes in Bellmore, plus so many more things to see and do on Long Island this week!

Glen Cove Man Drowns at Indian Island County Park

A 20-year-old Glen Cove man fatally drowned at Indian Island County Park in Riverhead on Tuesday evening, Suffolk County police said.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events June 30–July 6

Weezer & Panic! At The Disco rock Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Nancy Atlas serenades the Stephen Talkhouse and Mario Cantone cracks up Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, plus so many more things to see and do this week on Long Island!

Schumer Urges FAA to Increase Long Island Airport Inspections

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) this week called on the Federal Aviation Administration to increase local airport safety checks following a recent string of small plane crashes on Long Island. The senator said FAA ramp inspections, which determine if airports are in compliance with federal regulations and safe operating practices, have dropped 70 percet at New York airports in the past decade. He urged the FAA to reverse that trend during a news conference Monday at Republic Airport in Farmingdale, the site of the eighth small plane crash on LI so far this year, the most since 2012. Schumer noted that the crashes and inspections aren’t directly linked.

8 Long Island Music Festivals on Long Island This Summer

From punk to bluegrass, pop to classical, music festivals celebrating specific genres and local artists alike can be seen and heard across Long Island virtually every weekend this summer through Labor Day. Here are eight upcoming music festivals coming to LI this summer:

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events June 23–29

LeAnn Rimes serenades The Paramount, Sting and Peter Gabrielle rock Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, The Temptations play NYCB Theatre at Westbury and so much more to see and do this week on Long Island!
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