Orlando Police Det. Adam Gruler, the first member of law enforcement to exchange fire with the Pulse nightclub shooter a year ago Monday, is a Long Island native, the Press has learned.
Punctuating Long Island's smorgasbord of communities are a variety of lively downtowns—characterized as popular local centralized hubs comprised of all the aforementioned businesses and attractions renowned for their wide range of exceptional cuisines, activities and tourist destinations. The following is a list of some of Long Island’s most popular and well-known downtowns, along with some of their top highlights, all well worth a visit with friends, family members, loved ones, and/or simply perfect for solo excursions to explore, learn about, and ultimately, embrace. Here’s the Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns.
Tony Bennett serenades NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Def Leppard rocks Nassau Coliseum, DNCE plays the Tilles Center and so much more to see and do on Long Island this week!
Jorma Kaukonen translates blues and folk rock into a sonic force of healing for nonprofit Long Island Autism Communities at The Space at Westbury on April 13!
Stevie Nicks rocks NYCB Live Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum; Kevin James cracks up The Paramount; Vanilla Fudge wows Suffolk Theater & so much more!
Billy Joel rocks inaugural gig at newly renovated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum; Lisa Loeb wows YMCA Boulton Center for Performing Arts; The Beach Boys floor NYCB Theatre at Westbury & many more amazing Long Island concerts & gigs all week!
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!
LeAnn Rimes serenades Patchogue Theatre; Against Me! rocks The Paramount; Marc Cohn wows YMCA Boulton Center & more amazing Long Island concerts & events!
Psychedelic experimental space-noise rock extraterrestrials the Flaming Lips deploy their intergalactic tractor beam of kaleidoscopic aural supernovae and legendary theatrics at The Space at Westbury on Saturday, March 11 in a mesmerizing show bound for the books of must-attend Long Island concerts.