Tag: Riverhead

Long Island Gets a ‘C’ in First-Ever Local Government Open Records...

It’s easier to acquire documents listing Nassau and Suffolk county authorities’ secret investigative files than obtain records detailing taxpayer-funded workers’ salaries in the villages of Island Park, Manorhaven or Port Jefferson. Those were among the many findings of an unprecedented audit of 196 Long Island municipalities and agencies’ responsiveness to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the four-decade-old process that the public, media and others use to obtain government documents.

60 MPH Winds Wreak Havoc on Long Island

More than 60 mph wind gusts downed trees and utility lines across Long Island on Monday, resulting in damaged homes, blocked roads, train delays and thousands of power outages, officials said.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events February 9 – 15

'Chinatown,' 'Fruitvale Station' and 'Laurel and Hardy' classics screen at Cinema Arts Centre; The Musical Box: Selling England By The Pound, Sinbad and Masters of Illusion - Believe the Impossible wows NYCB Theatre at Westbury; The Chippendales and Jim Breuer rock The Paramount; Drive-By Truckers and Artie Lange destroy The Space at Westbury; & so many more amazing concerts and events across Long Island all week!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events January 26 – February...

A Conversation with Billie Jean King Tennis champion and cultural trailblazer Billie Jean King will appear in a moderated conversation with Women’s Sports Foundation CEO Dr. Deborah Antoine, which will...

Riverhead Physician Assistant Gets 5 Years for Selling Rx

A physician assistant from Riverhead was sentenced Friday to five years in federal prison after he admitted to issuing prescriptions for large amounts of addictive painkillers in exchange for cash.

Long Island ‘Sip And Paint’ & ‘Paint Night’ Venue Guide

Perfect for a fantastic time out on the town with friends and family, regardless of the season, "Sip and Paints" and "Paint Nights" are taking place at restaurants, bars and art galleries all across Nassau and Suffolk counties. Here’s a list of Long Island ‘Sip and Paint’ and ‘Paint Night’ Venues:

Community Meeting on Moriches Bay Whale Planned

Federal officials scheduled a community meeting for next month in Farmingville to present the results of their analysis on the humpback whale that was stranded and euthanized in Moriches Bay in November.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events January 19 – 25

Coastl Wolf devours Amityville Music Hall; Tiberius rocks The Space at Westbury; The Full Monty wows John W. Engeman Theater; The Association floors Suffolk Theater; Aesop Rock & Jessie’s Girl rip up The Paramount; Bill Staines serenades Our Times Coffeehouse; Maria Walsh levels McGuire’s Comedy Club; Kerry Kearney grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; along with so many more amazing Long Island concerts and events!

Village People Bring Disco Anthems To Suffolk Theater

New York City-based disco legends the Village People, known for their mustachioed costumed personas, dance moves and enduring hits, will take the historic Suffolk Theater in Riverhead by dancing storm on Friday, Jan. 13!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events January 12 – 18

Aqua Cherry, Bunktown Falls & Chelsea Takami Band rock The Space at Westbury; Michael Carbonaro, Jimmy Kenny & The Pirate Beach Band floor The Paramount; Orgy & Powerman5000 destroy Revolution; The Village People slam Suffolk Theater; Dave Clive's Nawlins Funk Band grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; The Sex Pistols' Steve Jones shares stories at Book Revue; & so many more amazing Long Island concerts & events!