Though the first commercial focuses on New York City, Gov. Andrew Cuomo did mention Long Island's beaches and vineyards as destinations for tourists to enjoy.
New York City and particularly Manhattan have lost a lot of residents, let alone tourists. We forget how much NYC relies on tourists until they are no longer around.
Despite positive economic indicators, business at Long Island's travel destinations hinges on the weather forecast.
Self-checkout kiosks will replace cashiers at the new Long Island Expressway rest stop store in Dix Hills to resolve issues about the legality of the sales,