Tag: Islip

East Islip Crash Leaves Woman Dead

A 62-year-old Islip woman died after her minivan was involved in a crash with an SUV in East Islip over the weekend.

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events May 26–June 1

Comic Jo Koy performs at The Paramount, Thoroughly Modern Millie opens at John Engeman Theatre and Scott Stapp of Creed rocks Revolution Bar and Music Hall, plus so much more to see and do this week on Long Island!

A Beginner’s Guide to Summer on Fire Island

With the return of beach season, so too flock the crowds to Fire Island, the barrier island simultaneously known as a popular tourist destination and a hidden gem full of natural wonders. But FI is much more than that dichotomy allows. It’s home to Robert Moses State Park on the west end, Smith Point County Park on the east end and a national park featuring an eight-mile wilderness preserve. And in the middle, accessible by ferry only, are 17 car-free communities—most of which are strictly residential with a few having downtowns offering shops and nightlife.

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!

Suffolk County Area Code Changes Coming Soon

Suffolk County residents will have to start dialing their 631 area code even when calling phone numbers that share their area code starting next month, according to telephone service providers. Eastern Long Island callers will have to dial all 10 digits instead of the core seven digits that make up phone numbers starting June 18. The change is in advance of phone companies starting to assign the new 934 area code for Suffolk starting July 16. Those who currently have 631 area code numbers will keep their current phone numbers.

Islip Armed Home Invasion Probed

Suffolk County police are investigating an armed home invasion in Islip last week, authorities said.

Do This: Long Island Concert & Events April 28–May 4

Robby Krieger of The Doors rocks The Paramount, Kool & the Gang plays NYCB Theatre at Westbury and the Long Island Marathon returns, plus much more to do on Long Island this weekend!

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 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!