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.

Supreme Court Blocks NY Coronavirus Cap on Religious Service Crowd Size

The U.S. Supreme Court late on Wednesday backed Christian and Jewish houses of worship challenging New York State's latest restrictions in novel coronavirus hot spots.

Long Islanders Stepping Up To Support Nonprofits In Need

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It’s no secret that the economic upheaval caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has had an impact on us all, but an effect some might not realize is the resulting intensified and increased need among hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders.

Multiple COVID-19 Cases Linked To Tellers in Islip

Multiple people connected to Tellers steakhouse in Islip have been diagnosed with coronavirus and recent patrons may have been exposed, Suffolk County health officials warned Wednesday.

Private Airliner in Farmingdale Expanding to Meet Increase in Demand

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Though commercial airlines have seen an unprecedented decline in travelers during the pandemic, people do still want to fly, and private charter flight companies are making that happen, according to Nick Tarascio, CEO of Ventura Air Services.

NYPD Sgt. Charged With Shooting Wife’s Trainer in Seaford

A New York City police officer from Seaford was arrested Wednesday for allegedly shooting his wife's personal trainer after the cop caught the two cheating last year, according to Nassau County prosecutors and reports.

5 Kid Toys That Will Make Great Gifts

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Our five picks of little kid toys range from snuggly stuffed toys to tech toys, all offering fun play and growth for growing kids.

Pets and Pet Lovers Will Adore These Holiday Gifts

It’s been a ruff year, and with the holidays right around the corner, it’s time to set your sights on that purrfect gift for your furry companion. Here are some great gift ideas to help make your pets' howliday season furry and bright. 

What Are The Best Shops To Find a Gift on Long Island?

A roundup of Long Island's best antique store, hobby shop, jeweler, and more.