Tag: Westbury

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!

Hempstead Man Gets 55 Years for Raping 3 Women

A Hempstead man was sentenced Monday to 55 years to life in prison for raping three women who worked as sex workers and trying to rape a fourth victim in 2013.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events February 2 – 8

Legendary Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook discusses the bands' exploits at Book Revue; Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox and The Last Waltz 40 Tour: The 40th Anniversary Of The Last Waltz rocks NYCB Theatre at Westbury; Daddy Long Legs Blues Band grooves at Treme Blues & Jazz Club; Sebastian Maniscalco does a 10-gig stint at The Paramount; The Bollywood Musical Revue amazes Tilles Center for the Performing Arts; The Lox wow The Emporium; Lunar New Year Celebration hits Landmark on Main Street; Twinkle Tames A Dragon, The Musical mesmerizes Adelphi University Performing Arts Center; Kerry Kearney slays YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts; Judy Gold cracks up The Brokerage; Half Step jazz up The Space at Westbury; 'Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise' screens at Cinema Arts Centre; & many more phenomenal Long Island concerts and events!

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...

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!

Westbury Man Gets 21 Years to Life for Murder

A Westbury man was sentenced to 21 years to life in prison for killing a 37-year-old man in front of the victim’s Uniondale home following a fight over a woman last year.

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!

Long Island Hospitality: Making L.I. A Top Travel Destination Is A...

Long Islanders may not give tourism here much thought—unless they want someone to blame for summer traffic on the South Fork—but it plays a vital part in our regional economy. People in the hospitality industry fervently want it to have a bigger role here year-round. Creating a great destination miles from the Manhattan skyline in a place not universally known for having great hotels, luxury resorts or secluded getaways is a daunting proposition, but dozens have unarguably succeeded on the Island despite the challenges. Their stories reveal a lot about the possibilities and the pitfalls of hosting travelers here.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events December 29 – January...

Gogol Bordello destroys The Space at Westbury; O.A.R. & Bush rock The Paramount; Valor & Promise of Redemption decimates Amityville Music Hall; Melvin George cracks up The Brokerage; Freestyle Explosion ignites The Emporium; Blue Tourmaline grooves Treme Blues & Jazz Club; seals invade Jones Beach State Park; & so many more amazing Long Island concerts & events!

Westbury Armed Home Invasion Probed

Nassau County police are investigating an armed home invasion in Westbury in which a victim was tied up and cut with a knife over the Christmas holiday weekend, authorities said.