Tag: Long Island

Rock Extraterrestrials The Flaming Lips Invade The Space At Westbury

Psychedelic experimental space-noise rock extraterrestrials the Flaming Lips deploy their intergalactic tractor beam of kaleidoscopic aural supernovae and legendary theatrics at The Space at Westbury on Saturday, March 11 in a mesmerizing show bound for the books of must-attend Long Island concerts.

Equal Means Equal: Women’s Rights Doc Coming to Cinema Arts Centre

The documentary follows Kamala Lopez as she traverses the United States to tell stories of gender inequality from not only women’s rights activists but women from all walks of life.

Ward Melville High School Graduation Gown Revision & Walkout Spark Petitions...

Approximately 100 students staged a walkout at Ward Melville High School in East Setauket on March 1 in protest of its decision to introduce multi-colored, gender-neutral graduation gowns at its upcoming commencement ceremony this June. Traditionally, girls wear gold gowns and boys don green. The school’s new graduation gowns are universally green, with the high school’s emblem emblazoned on a gold stole.

Winter Storm Could Dump 5 Inches of Snow on Long Island

The National Weather Service’s Upton office on Thursday issued a winter weather advisory from 10 p.m. Thursday through 2 p.m. Friday.

Long Islanders Mark International Women’s Day with Roosevelt Field Mall Rally

Attendees chanted “Equal pay for equal work!” and “My body, my choice!” while waving signs proclaiming “We are the 51 percent” and endorsing Planned Parenthood, as cars zoomed passed on Old Country Road and honked in support.

Feds: Commack Terror Sympathizer Threatened To Behead His Mother

In documents submitted at U.S. District Court in Central Islip Monday, alleged terrorist sympathizer Elvis Redzepagic is accused of threatening to behead his mother, bragging about outsmarting the CIA in Facebook communications, and envisioning returning from abroad with an army of fellow fighters.

PangeaBed: Revolutionizing Mattresses, One Dream At A Time

PangeaBed, a new mattress company cofounded by longtime furniture retailers and manufacturers Joe Chadi and Martin Regueiro, is revolutionizing mattresses and the bed-in-a-box industry, one dream at a time, with a commitment to creating the highest-quality mattresses and bedding products, including the infusion of Talalay and copper.

‘The Freedom To Marry’ Gives Inside Look At Fight For Marriage...

On June 26, 2015 that long struggle paid off. That’s the day the U.S. Supreme Court, in a landmark decision, legalized same-sex marriage across the nation.

5 Dream Open Houses On Long Island This Weekend

Long Island boasts some of the most gorgeous (and expensive) homes in the country, and this weekend is loaded with open houses throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties for prospective buyers to check them out via a tour.

Oyster Bay Man Convicted Of Fatal DWI Hit-And-Run

An Oyster Bay man was convicted Friday of driving drunk, causing a crash that killed a 59-year-old Hempstead man, fleeing the scene and trying to cover it up by having an accomplice set fire to his car.