Tag: Garden City

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events May 19–25

Kim Russo, aka The Happy Medium, meets fans at the Book Revue, Autstralian comic Jim Jefferies cracks up The Paramount and Miami rapper Rick Ross hits The Emporium, plus so much more to see and do this week on Long Island!

Hubert Keen Named New President of Nassau Community College

Outgoing Farmingdale State College President W. Hubert Keen was named the new leader of Nassau Community College, which has struggled for four years to find a replacement for its previous top official. The State University of New York confirmed Thursday that the 71-year-old educator will resume leadership of NCC, the state’s largest single-campus two-year school boasting 22,000 students on its 225-acre East Garden City campus, beginning Aug. 1, shortly before the start of the 2016 fall semester. He will earn $225,000 annually.

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events May 12–18

Iris DeMent & Loudon Wainwright III play The Space at Westbury, Dark Star Orchestra returns to The Space at Westbury and Lamb of God rocks The Paramount, plus so much more to see and do this week on Long Island!

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 21–27

Olivia Newton-John serenades The Parmount, Sponge rocks Revolution Bar and Music Hall and Mike Epps cracks up NYCB Theatre at Westbury, plus so much more to do on Long Island this week!

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 14–20

Grammy-winning metal band Ghost rocks The Paramount, reggae stars Steel Pulse gets The Space at Westbury groovin' and the Selena tribute concert comes to NYCB Theatre at Westbury, plus so much more this week on Long Island!

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 7–13

Belinda Carlisle serenades The Paramount, Eric Paslay plays Mulcahey's and John Waite rocks The Boulton Center, plus much more do this week on LI!

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events March 31–April 6

Guitar hero Joe Satriani rocks Tilles Center, Patti LaBelle serenades NYCB Theatre at Westbury, The Cult returns to The Paramount and much more to do on LI this week!

For The Whitmore Group’s James Metzger, It All Started With A...

Two years after he’d graduated from Hofstra University as a history major in 1983, All-American athlete James Metzger—the future chairman, CEO and founder of The Whitmore Group, Ltd., in Garden City—was still tending bar in Bethpage when his determination to dress for success finally paid off. His friends had thought he was nuts when he spent the money he’d saved from serving drinks to buy thousand-dollar Brooks Brothers suits, but the last laugh was on them.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 3 – 9

Jessie James Decker serenades The Emporium, David Cook rocks YMCA Boulton Center, The Chocolate Expo melts The Cradle of Aviation Museum, "The Messenger" plays at Cinema Arts Centre, & Rain unleashes The Beatles at NYCB Theatre at Westbury, among so much more!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events February 25 – March...

The B-52s rock The Space at Westbury, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony play The Emporium in Patchogue, & the Hops and Props Craft Beer Festival returns to The Cradle of Aviation Museum, among so much more to do this week!