Bellmore’s Bluebird Kitchen Serves Up Welcome to the Jungle Cocktail

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Inspiration is said to strike in unusual ways, and the story behind the inspiration of Welcome to the Jungle cocktail at Bluebird Kitchen is definitely one for the books.

Top 5 Stories in Long Island Press This Week: Blue Angels to Return for 2022 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach

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Here are the most-clicked stories from the past week in the Long Island Press.

Adopt One of These Cute and Cuddly Pets on Long Island

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Adopting a new best friend on a three-day weekend gives you an extra day at home to help your new buddy acclimate to their new surroundings. So don’t wait, head out to your local rescue or shelter today!

Teen Threatened ‘Massive Shooting’ at Bellport High School, Cops Say

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A 16-year-old boy was arrested Thursday for allegedly posting online a threat to commit a "massive shooting" at Bellport High School days after a Texas elementary school massacre, Suffolk County authorities said.

State Sen. Brooks Will Seek Re-election, Reversing Earlier Decision to Retire

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State Sen. John Brooks (D-Seaford) has had a “change of heart” and will now seek re-election in the 5th State Senate District, after previously announcing he would retire this year.

Long Covid Affects More Older Adults; Shots Don’t Prevent It

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New U.S. research on long Covid-19 provides fresh evidence that it can happen even after breakthrough infections in vaccinated people, and that older adults face higher risks for the long-term effects.

The Weekender: 5 Things to Do on Long Island This Memorial Day Weekend

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Things to do on Long Island this Memorial Day weekend include a John Legend and Jason Derulo concert, the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach, and more.

Farmingdale Man Sentenced to 41 Mos. for Assaulting Police During Capitol Riots

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A Farmingdale man has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for assaulting police officers and other crimes during riots in the U.S. Capitol building on Jan. 6, 2021.

Long Island Dreamland Amusements Carnivals Summer 2022

Get ready for some serious summer family fun when Dreamland Amusements brings its touring carnival to town.

Delgado Becomes 1st NY Lt. Governor With Latino Roots

Democrat Antonio Delgado was sworn in as New York’s lieutenant governor Wednesday, becoming the state's first person of Latino heritage to serve in statewide office.

What Are the Best Boat Shops and Services on Long Island?

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Check out the best spots for boat rentals, sales, docking, and supplies on Long Island.

Unique Southampton Home With Wine Cellar, Bocce Court Asks $1.5M

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A private, gated home in Southampton, known as “Château La Rouge” stands out in the Hamptons.