Purple Heart Recipient Wins Free House in Mastic

Tears streamed down the face of Kevin Palacios, a purple heart recipient and veteran of the war in Afghanistan, as it was announced that he was the new owner of a fully furnished mortgage-free home on Long Island.

Adding Value To Your Home In Unexpected Places

“If you’re fixing up your home to appeal to potential buyers, go for changes that have broad appeal,” says Zillow Lifestyle Expert Amanda Pendleton.

Man Cave Health: Treatment Made Manly

Thomas Milana Jr. is in talks to open a dozen more sports-themed Man Cave Health centers nationwide — the next one in California and another on Long Island — with the goal of getting more men to the doctor and increasing early prevention.

Waterfront Centre Island Dwelling Perfect for Nature Buffs

Most Long Island homes don’t offer views of the Great Meadow, a natural habitat for many bird species and specimen trees. But this modern, one-of-a-kind, estate-style residence does, and it’s perfect for nature lovers.

Groucho Marx: Lights! Camera! Insanity!

Rear View: Cigar in hand, he spat out barbed one-liners and zany asides to the camera with devilish irreverence, hamming it up and captivating audiences for 45 years. At the height of their popularity, Groucho Marx and his parents lived in Great Neck.

Pride on The Beach Parade Attracts Thousands

Under clear blue summer skies, the City of Long Beach hosted the annual Long Island Pride Parade on Sunday, attracting what festival organizers described as the largest crowd to ever attend a Pride event on Long Island.

Mego CEO Marty Abrams: Father of The Action Figure

Even before superheroes proved their superpowers at the box office in the late 1970s, Marty Abrams, of Great Neck, had an entrepreneurial eureka moment that made him the father of the action figure.

Long Island Concerts & Events June 24-27

The Marshall Tucker Band plays The Paramount this week, Dionne Warwick serenades NYCB Theatre at Westbury, and much more to see and do this week on Long Island!

Long Island Fight For Charity Boxers Announced

Organizers of the Long Island Fight for Charity announced the names of more than 20 the men and women volunteer boxers who are entering training to prepare to box in the 16th annual event this fall.

End of The Frozen Assessment Roll in Nassau

OpEd: We are ending a system where one half of taxpayers subsidized the other half.

Chef Jeff Manzullo of Tiki Joe’s Captain’s Table: Top Seafood Chef

“I went from studying fish to cooking them,” says Jeff Manzullo, head chef at Tiki Joe’s Captain’s Table.

15 Cats and Dogs Too Cute To Handle Up For Adoption on Long Island

Warning! There’s a cuteness overload happening on Long Island, which means there’s plenty of cats, kittens, dogs and puppies to adopt-so head down to your local shelter/rescue and bring home a new best friend today!