Tag: Roslyn

Castle-esque Tudor Home in Roslyn Estates Listed for $2.7M

The Castle, as this luxurious Tudor-style home at 52 Mineola Ave. in Roslyn Estates is known, is truly fit for royalty with its stained-glass turret, guest cottage, heated in-ground pool and sauna.

Meet The Millers: Reality TV’s Next Superstar Family

Right in Roslyn, New York, in the heart of Nassau County, Long Island lives a family straight out of central casting. Precociously brilliant, they are the epitome of thinking big. Why rent a hall and give a bar mitzvah with a DJ and balloons when you can rent a mansion, hire burlesque dancers, and transform the celebration into a sepia-toned perfect recreation of the Great Gatsby era, replete with furniture handmade in the basement workshop of that Roslyn home? Why go trick-or-treating when you can lead the Halloween parade in NYC in glow-in-the-dark LED costumes? While some kids may take the initiative to collect recyclables to earn money for video games, these kids justify new routes by the local sanitation department because their undertaking became so big, earning in the five figures, and donating it to charity. Meet the Millers.

Long Island Summer Camps Guide

Just like backyard BBQs and trips to the beach, it wouldn’t be summer on Long Island without children’s summer camp adventures. From traditional day camps and sleepaway camps to genre-specific camps for kids interested in sports, science or the arts, there is no shortage of fun to choose from. What follows is a guide to summer camps on Long Island!

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events March 23 – 29

Grateful Overkill, Joe DeGuardia’s STAR Boxing Presents “Rockin’ Fights 26” & Trace Adkins wow The Paramount; Bob Saget, The Temptations & The Four Tops, & Larry The Cable Guy invade NYCB Theatre at Westbury; Underground Horns groove Treme Blues & Jazz Club; Laser Spectacular featuring The Music of Pink Floyd, Last In Line & Rising Up Contemporary Christian Concert mesmerize The Space at Westbury; Joe Matarese cracks up Governor's Comedy Club; Dar Williams amazes YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, & so many more amazing Long Island concerts & events all week long!

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.

Ex-North Hempstead Democratic Leader Charged With Federal Tax Evasion

The former Democratic leader for the Town of North Hempstead was arrested on federal tax evasion charges Tuesday, adding to the long list of counts he is facing in Nassau County court.

Phillips Wins, Venditto Too Close to Call as NY Senate Majority...

Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.

Roslyn’s Center Cuts Customers Can Now ‘Meat Again’ in the Hamptons

After opening their butcher shop two years ago in Roslyn, this pair of enterprising young men are taking their show on the road, making home deliveries to their loyal clientele summering in the Hamptons. Out on the East End some loyal customers won’t go for even a weekend without having their culinary creations to enjoy.

Roslyn Crash Leaves Motorcyclist Dead

A 28-year-old Queens man was killed when his motorcycle was involved in a crash with an SUV in Roslyn on Thursday evening.

An Inside Look At How Skelos Trial Exposed Slimy Side Of...

Context was often lost between the pace of coverage and testimony jumping around between dates, blurring significant moments in the timeline of the conspiracy. Seen in full, it offers a revealing look at the raw power that money has in The Empire State's politics, and the abuse of this state's most trusted offices to capitalize on this power toward a lawmaker's personal objectives.