The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation will hold the second annual Women's Fishing Expo at Connetquot River State Park Preserve on Saturday, Sept. 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Fishing is so ingrained in the culture of Long Island that the island itself is even shaped like a fish, but where is the best place to score gear or hop a charter?
Growing up on Long Island, many children enjoy spending time at the beach, but since kids tend to get bored quickly, they are often looking for new and exciting things to do. For parents, keeping their kids entertained—and not by just letting them waste their days playing video games or watching TV—can be a full-time job. But since parents and kids often disagree about what constitutes fun, here are some ideas for family friendly things to do on Long Island.