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The Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns

Punctuating Long Island's smorgasbord of communities are a variety of lively downtowns—characterized as popular local centralized hubs comprised of all the aforementioned businesses and attractions renowned for their wide range of exceptional cuisines, activities and tourist destinations. The following is a list of some of Long Island’s most popular and well-known downtowns, along with some of their top highlights, all well worth a visit with friends, family members, loved ones, and/or simply perfect for solo excursions to explore, learn about, and ultimately, embrace. Here’s the Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns.

Dix Hills Man Charged With Fatally Shooting Girlfriend

A man was arrested for allegedly shooting his 37-year-old girlfriend to death in their hometown of Dix Hills on Thursday night, Suffolk County police said.

Authorities: 36 Indicted in Historic Takedown of Rt. 110 Heroin Ring

The drug ring, dubbed the “110 crew,” peddled heroin outside hotels, restaurants, strip malls, big box retailers and coffee shops.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 30 – April...

Billy Joel rocks inaugural gig at newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum; Lisa Loeb wows YMCA Boulton Center for Performing Arts; The Beach Boys floor NYCB Theatre at Westbury & many more amazing Long Island concerts & gigs all week!

Lisa Loeb’s Songs Will ‘Stay’ With Us Long After Upcoming Boulton...

Lisa Loeb broke onto the music scene in the '90s and was immediately welcomed into the echelon of acoustic singer-songwriters who dominated the Lilith Fair era. She embodies emo-nerd chic and makes it sexy, and she'll be unleashing all her hits and irresistible magnetism at YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, March 30.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 23 – 29

Grateful Overkill, Joe DeGuardia’s STAR Boxing Presents “Rockin’ Fights 26” & Trace Adkins wow The Paramount; Bob Saget, The Temptations & The Four Tops, & Larry The Cable Guy invade NYCB Theatre at Westbury; Underground Horns groove Treme Blues & Jazz Club; Laser Spectacular featuring The Music of Pink Floyd, Last In Line & Rising Up Contemporary Christian Concert mesmerize The Space at Westbury; Joe Matarese cracks up Governor's Comedy Club; Dar Williams amazes YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, & so many more amazing Long Island concerts & events all week long!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 16 – 22

LeAnn Rimes serenades Patchogue Theatre; Against Me! rocks The Paramount; Marc Cohn wows YMCA Boulton Center & more amazing Long Island concerts & events!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 9 – 15

The Flaming Lips invade The Space at Westbury; Vanessa Carlton serenades YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts; Dropkick Murphys rock The Paramount; & many more amazing Long Island concerts & events all this week!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 2 – 8

Colin Powell, Arlo Guthrie & Taj Mahal wow LIU's Tilles Center for the Performing Arts; Andrew Dice Clay & Piff The Magic Dragon crack up The Paramount; Sal "The Voice" Valentinetti, Tommy James & The Shondells & Felix Cavaliere's Rascals, & Phil Coulter & Andy Cooney rock NYCB Theatre at Westbury; Jonny Mac Band grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; 'Train of Love: A Tribute to Johnny Cash' hits Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, & so many more Long Island concerts & events all week long!

DWI Suspect Crashed Into Nassau Police Car, Injuring 2 Officers, Cops...

An alleged drunken driver was arrested for allegedly crashing her SUV into a Nassau County police car, injuring two officers in Uniondale early Wednesday morning, authorities said.