The highest court in New York State has denied a motion requesting a re-do of arguments in an appeal of a former Nassau County police commander’s conviction for covering up a burglary.
The Long Island Press proudly announces the promotion of Timothy Bolger to editor in chief.
Comic Sarah Silverman cracks up The Paramount, alt rockers Barenaked Ladies play the YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, Paul Shaffer performs at NYCB Theatre at Westbury and so much more to see and do on Long Island this week!
Spa Week offers seven days of savings at participating spas throughout Long Island and nationwide, running from April 17 to 23!
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!
It’s easier to acquire documents listing Nassau and Suffolk county authorities’ secret investigative files than obtain records detailing taxpayer-funded workers’ salaries in the villages of Island Park, Manorhaven or Port Jefferson. Those were among the many findings of an unprecedented audit of 196 Long Island municipalities and agencies’ responsiveness to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the four-decade-old process that the public, media and others use to obtain government documents.
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!
Move over, South Side of Chicago, the Long Island blues scene gets its due in 'Big Fish Blues,' a lively documentary about our own homegrown legends whose lives take this music to another place.