A physician assistant from Riverhead was sentenced Friday to five years in federal prison after he admitted to issuing prescriptions for large amounts of addictive painkillers in exchange for cash.
Perfect for a fantastic time out on the town with friends and family, regardless of the season, "Sip and Paints" and "Paint Nights" are taking place at restaurants, bars and art galleries all across Nassau and Suffolk counties. Here’s a list of Long Island ‘Sip and Paint’ and ‘Paint Night’ Venues:
Coastl Wolf devours Amityville Music Hall; Tiberius rocks The Space at Westbury; The Full Monty wows John W. Engeman Theater; The Association floors Suffolk Theater; Aesop Rock & Jessie’s Girl rip up The Paramount; Bill Staines serenades Our Times Coffeehouse; Maria Walsh levels McGuire’s Comedy Club; Kerry Kearney grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; along with so many more amazing Long Island concerts and events!
New York City-based disco legends the Village People, known for their mustachioed costumed personas, dance moves and enduring hits, will take the historic Suffolk Theater in Riverhead by dancing storm on Friday, Jan. 13!
Aqua Cherry, Bunktown Falls & Chelsea Takami Band rock The Space at Westbury; Michael Carbonaro, Jimmy Kenny & The Pirate Beach Band floor The Paramount; Orgy & Powerman5000 destroy Revolution; The Village People slam Suffolk Theater; Dave Clive's Nawlins Funk Band grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; The Sex Pistols' Steve Jones shares stories at Book Revue; & so many more amazing Long Island concerts & events!
Two more suspects were arrested for breaking into Splish Splash Waterpark and riding BMX bicycles down the slides on Thanksgiving, meaning six of the eight involved were charged, Riverhead Town Police said.
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.
Drowning Pool This Texan heavy metal band constructs hell raising anthems, with their goal being to fire up crowds in impassioned sing alongs and use...