Netflix's popular sci-fi/paranormal thriller 'Stranger Things' draws upon cult classics including Indiana Jones, E.T. the Extraterrestrial, and The Goonies, yet Long Island, home to Montauk, NY—the site of the mysterious Camp Hero, which has been used by the U.S. military since the Revolutionary War, and Upton, NY's Brookhaven National Laboratory—is perhaps its greatest muse.
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.
Marine biologists are investigating the discovery of an estimated 25-foot-long dead humpback whale found that was floating in Napeague Bay in Amagansett over the weekend, officials said. East Hampton town bay constables received the initial report on Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard members stationed in Montauk confirmed its location off Cranberry Hole Road on Monday and experts with the nonprofit Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation responded Tuesday to take samples, officials said.
Scott Weiland, Get The Led Out & Dark Side Orchestra rock The Paramount, Funk Flex & Lil Kim rule Suffolk Theater, & Brian Setzer Orchestra grooves at NYCB Theatre at Westbury, among so much more!
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Break out the Lederhosen and beer steins!
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Rick Springfield & Loverboy rock NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Motorhead & Anthrax destroy Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, the Montauk Seafood Festival serves up Lobster Rolls galore, and so much more all this week!