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LIRR Massacre Film Resurrects Horror, Hope & Familiar Questions

Four passengers left their lives onboard and 21 others were wounded, two fatally, when a deranged gunman got up from his seat and came down the aisle.

Natalie Portman: Hometown Heroine

During one of her David Letterman Show appearances, Portman told the host, “I’ll always still be a kid from Long Island.”

Jackie O: LI’s First Lady

Most people might associate Jackie Kennedy Onassis with Cape Cod or Rhode Island, or sadly, Dallas, but Long Island had a lasting influence over the course of her life.

Hollywood East: Behind the Scenes of L.I.’s Booming TV and Film...

“When we have a movie here our entire neighborhood gets affected by it, which is great! It’s a huge impact for everyone.”

There Goes The Neighborhood: Foreclosed Homes Shelter Crime, Threaten Communities

Crooks living in vacant homes in areas hit hardest by foreclosure make for confrontational neighbors.

Imagine: John Lennon on Long Island

“Welcome, my dear! Have a seat. Welcome to Cold Spring Harbor.”

One Year Later: Long Islanders Still Suffering from Sandy

“It’s just basically holy hell."

Superstorm Sandy Art: Beauty from Devastation

“Songs of Sandy came along as our attempt to have a quick and timely response from the poetry community concerning the disaster and to do our part since our greatest power is our words."

Is LI Still Due for the Big One? Experts Differ on...

“We have storms of the century every two years now." But do we?

Walt Whitman’s Long Island Roots

“Long Island was Whitman’s America in his youth and, to a great extent, through the creation of the first three editions of Leaves of Grass. He knew this region like no other.”
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