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This New Yorker Was The First Woman To Run For U.S....

In 1984, a tough New Yorker campaigned, the first woman to gamble on becoming VP: Geraldine Anne Ferraro.

White Christmas Composer Irving Berlin’s Time at Camp Upton

Nothing conveys holiday sentiment like the wistful White Christmas and its longing for the perfect holiday setting. Crooner Bing Crosby’s 1942 recording of the classic wartime ballad is the world’s best-selling single and has sold more than 50 million copies.

Long Island’s Teddy Roosevelt: King of the Hill

“If he were in the Republican Party today, he’d have to be in the liberal wing."

Defeat, Retreat, Spies and Surprise: George Washington on L.I.

America's first superhero and Long Island go way back, and some of the stories involves defeat, retreat, spies and surprise.