Christopher Columbus And The Daughters of Italianita`: An Often Overlooked Aspect of This Holiday

When President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaimed Columbus Day a national holiday in 1937, he hailed the Admiral of the Ocean Sea as a “brave navigator” whose voyage “was the culmination of years of bold speculation, careful preparation, and struggle against opponents who had belittled his great plan and thwarted its execution.”

3 New Restaurants To Try on Long Island This Weekend

New to the dining scene are Chen’s Poke in Mineola, Herb and Olive Marketa in Manhasset, and Philly Pretzel Factory in North Babylon.

Dog Thrown From Moving Car Among Pets Up For Adoption on Long Island

From senior cats looking to spend the rest of their lives with that special someone, to young pups and kittens seeking forever families to grow with, can you open your heart and home to one of these deserving furry friends today?

Second Long Island Native Tied to Jeffrey Epstein

A high-profile chef who grew up on Long Island reportedly was a former private chef for convicted pedophile and accused sex trafficker Jeffery Epstein, but the chef denies knowledge of Epstein's crimes.

5 Products That Help Find a Cure for Breast Cancer

Take 5: Wellness products that donate a portion of their sales to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Long Island Concerts & Events October 11-13

Jerry Seinfeld headlines a Tilles Center for the Performing Arts gala, The Yardbirds rock Suffolk Theater, Graham Nash plays two local venues in as many days, and much more to see and do this weekend on Long Island!

Westbury: The Center Of It All

Westbury is a truly vibrant region to visit, whether you’ve got shopping, dining, or fun and games on your agenda.

Country Chic Malverne Victorian Asks $519,000

This country-chic Victorian that has been owned by members of the same family for more than a century is listed for sale in the Village of Malverne.

Pure Mammography: Breast Cancer Screenings Made Easy

Pure Mammography, a healthcare provider that offers mammograms to women at Smith Haven Mall to help reach reluctant patients, is planning a second location at a mall in Nassau County, officials said.

Nor’Easter Bringing Strong Winds, Rain to Long Island

A nor'easter meandering passed the region is forecast to bring heavy rainfall, coastal flooding, and strong wind gusts that may cause power outages on Long Island through Friday, experts say.

Filmmakers Seek Donations To Finish My Father’s Place Documentary

A group of independent documentarians are asking online donors for help finishing their partly completed film about the legendary Long Island music venue My Father's Place and its founder, Michael "Eppy" Epstein.

Mission United Helps Veterans Reacclimate To Civilian Life

Mission United is a signature program of the nonprofit United Way of Long Island, part of the worldwide network of the 132-year-old global nonprofit.