Tag: Fire Island

Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton: Long Island’s Romance of The Century

It started in January 1962 on the set of Cleopatra. Two stars acted out their scene, sparks ignited, and all thoughts of marital fidelity vanished.

Bayfront Davis Park Dome Home Asks $729,900

This dome-shaped house right on the Great South Bay — giving it both stellar views and a private beach — is listed for sale in Davis Park on Fire Island.

Activists Sue to Block Planned Fire Island Deer Hunt

Fire Island National Seashore (FINS) managers allegedly broke federal law when they authorized a planned culling of white tail deer, two environmental groups claimed in a lawsuit seeking to block the hunt.

Chic Oceanfront Water Island Home Asks $4M

An opportunity to own a two-acre oceanfront property is available in this chic and private estate listed for sale on Atlantic Ocean Walk in the Water Island section of Fire Island.

Fire Island Breach Stable 5 Years After Sandy, Study Finds

Five years after Sandy breached Fire Island, the new channel between the Atlantic and Great South Bay is shifting, but stable and unlikely to increase bay-front storm flooding, a new study found.

Timothy Bolger Named Editor in Chief of Long Island Press

The Long Island Press proudly announces the promotion of Timothy Bolger to editor in chief.

Village People Bring Disco Anthems To Suffolk Theater

New York City-based disco legends the Village People, known for their mustachioed costumed personas, dance moves and enduring hits, will take the historic Suffolk Theater in Riverhead by dancing storm on Friday, Jan. 13!

Top 25 Things You’d Only Understand If You Grew Up On...

Field trips to Vanderbilt Planetarium, bonfires on Montauk, Virginia from Billy Joel's "Only The Good Die Young"—there are certain things you'd only know if you grew up on Long Island. Here are 25 of them.

How Websleuths & Filmmakers Sparked A Revelation In Gilgo Murders Case

When the biggest story in years broke this month in the unsolved Long Island Serial Killer case, few noticed that an online community of crime buffs and two filmmakers sparked the revelation.

Long Island Coroners Seek ID for 38 Unidentified Human Remains

A recently enacted New York State law requires Nassau and Suffolk county coroners to share information to help identify John and Jane Does on a federal database that was recently responsible for the first major revelation in the Long Island Serial Killer case in years.