NYC’s Santacon Bar Crawl Canceled by COVID-19

Santacon, an annual bar crawl in which thousands of young people dressed in Santa Claus costumes roam — or stagger — through the streets of Manhattan, has been canceled this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, organizers said.

2 Spring in Oyster Bay Serves Up Refreshing Holiday Cheer

Sometimes, all you need is a favorite fall cocktail to transition you comfortably to a new season. 2 Spring’s Martinelli attempts to do just that. 

2 NYPD Cops From Long Island Wounded in Shootout Released from Hospital

Two New York City police officers from Long Island who were shot and wounded earlier this week while responding to a domestic dispute were discharged from hospital on Thursday in time to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with their families, the city's police commissioner said.

Give These Adoptable Pets A Reason to Be Thankful

Let’s give these adorable adoptables something to be thankful for…head down to your local shelter or rescue and save a life today!

Cost-cutting Tips For A Fiscally Healthy Retirement

Even if planning for retirement has been many years in the making, it can take some time for a person to become acclimated to having less income.

21 Long Island Nonprofits To Donate To Benefitting The Neediest

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It's the season of giving. Donate to any of these 21 nonprofit organizations to make a difference in the lives of Long Island's most vulnerable residents.

NYPD Cop From Long Island Transferred Amid Probe Into Racist Posts

A formerly high-ranking New York City police officer from Long Island who was accused of anonymously posting racist rants online has reportedly been transferred to the transit bureau.

Cuomo Calls U.S. Supreme Court’s Religious Gatherings Ruling ‘Irrelevant’

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday dismissed as "irrelevant" a U.S. Supreme Court decision blocking coronavirus restrictions imposed on religious gatherings, saying it related to specific areas that were no longer considered at high risk.

Long Island Holiday Events 2020

Even in a pandemic, there are still ways to enjoy the magic of the holidays on Long Island this year. Check out these light shows and other family-fun events that will be spreading the cheer of the season.

8 Ways To Enjoy The Magic of The Holiday Season

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There’s no time like the holidays to teach and share with your children the magic of the holiday season that comes with small acts of love and kindness.

Find The Perfect Christmas Tree on These Long Island Farms

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There's nothing like the smell of a fresh pine, fir, or spruce tree — especially when it's hand-picked on a farm with your family. Find this year's tree at one of these Christmas tree farms on Long Island.

The Story of Long Island’s True First Thanksgiving

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The story of the official first Thanksgiving is not what you may think.