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10 Seafood Restaurants You Should Stop By on...
Top 10 seafood restaurants on Long Island, NY.
10 Long Island Attractions You Should Check Out
With sugar-fine beaches, the glamorous Hamptons, famed golf courses and much more, Long Island has much to offer. Here are Long Island's best attractions.
FREE Jones Beach Boardwalk Bandshell Concerts...
FREE Summer Concert Series at the Jones Beach Boardwalk Bandshell. Read about the great line-up of free music at Jones Beach, Long Island, NY.
21 Free Activities on Long Island
You don't have to spend a lot of money to have fun on Long Island. Here are some free things to do on Long Island, NY.
Pick Your Own Apples - Long Island, NY
Find out where you can pick your own apples on Long Island, NY.
Top 10 Children's Attractions on Long Island
Here are the top 10 places to take your children on Long Island, New York. From a building shaped like a duck to a world-class aquarium, amusement parks, a zoo and more, there are plenty of options for entertainment for your children on Long Island.
September Calendar of Events Long Island 2014
Where to go and what to do on Long Island in September 2014.
Fall Fun on Long Island
Find out where to go and what to do on Long Island in the fall.
Where to Donate Clothing, Furniture & More...
Find out where you can give away your gently used clothes, along with furniture, appliances, and electronics, on Long Island, New York.
October Events on Long Island 2014
October Calendar of Events on Long Island 2014. Find out where to go and what to do in October 2014 on Long Island, NY.
Where to Find Thrift Shops on Long Island
Most thrift shops offer clothing and shoes, but others feature household items and furniture. Here’s a sampling of some of the thrift shops on Long Island.
Long Island Beaches - Where to Find Sprawling...
Long Island boasts miles of beautiful beaches. Learn about some of them, including Main Beach, Coopers Beach, Jones Beach and more.
Pumpkin Picking on Long Island
As fall approaches and a pumpkin harvest is ready on Long Island, NY, it's time to take the whole family to pick your own pumpkins. Here's a description of some of the farms that feature pumpkin picking, with many coming straight off the vine.
Long Island Children’s Birthday Parties
Looking for a great place for a birthday party for your children on Long Island? Here are some great venues where your kids will have a terrific time and their guests will be entertained.
Colleges and Universities on Long Island, NY
Long Island Colleges and Universities. Find out where you can go to college on Long Island, NY.
Catholic High Schools on Long Island, NY
Find links to Catholic high schools in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island, NY.
Long Island, NY Climate
Find out the average monthly temperatures and precipitation for Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island, New York.
What Are the Most Romantic Restaurants on Long...
Romantic Restaurants on Long Island, NY. Find out where to spend intimate evenings at restaurants in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Fall Fairs on Long Island, NY
Fall Fairs and Festivals on Long Island, New York. Find out where to go to celebrate the season.
Most Haunted Places on Long Island, NY.
Long Island, NY has its fair share of haunted places, where tales of ghostly groans, otherworldly orbs and graveyard apparitions abound. From centuries-old houses to abandoned buildings, here's the Long Island Paranormal Investigators' list of the 10 most haunted places on Long Island.
FREE Summer Concerts at Smith Haven Mall, Long...
FREE Summer Concerts at the Smith Haven Mall, Long Island, New York.
Tellers Restaurant Review
A review of Tellers, an upscale, elegant steakhouse in Islip, Long Island, NY, with an extraordinary wine list of over 8,000 bottles. Tellers also features seafood and American cuisine, an expansive bar and more.
Best Vegetarian Restaurants on Long Island
Where to eat great vegetarian meals on Long Island.
Town of North Hempstead FREE Concerts &...
Find out where you can hear FREE concerts and movies 2014 in the Town of North Hempstead, Long Island, NY.
Long Island Schools on Newsweek's Best High...
Find out which Long Island's Nassau and Suffolk County schools ranked on Newsweek's list of the best 2,000 public high schools in the United States in 2013.
Suffolk County Restaurant Inspection Reports...
Find out what Suffolk County restaurant inspections reveal at the county's database.
FREE Summer concerts in Nassau and Suffolk
Find out where you can hear free concerts on Long Island, NY.
Free Things To Do With Your Kids on Long Island
Find out where to take your family on Long Island for free events and more.
March Calendar of Events on Long Island - 2014
Here's a list of Long Island events in March. Find out where to go and what to see this month in Nassau and Suffolk counties in 2014.
Oyster Bay, Long Island - Walking and Driving...
A photo tour of Oyster Bay, Long Island, former home of 26th U.S. president Theodore Roosevelt. The photo tour includes historic buildings like the Raynham Hall Museum and more.
How To Find Your Tax Map Number in Suffolk...
How To Find Your Tax Map Number in Suffolk County, NY.
Gardens on Long Island
Long Island features a number of beautiful gardens. Whether on the grounds of former Gold Coast mansions or set across acres of carefully planted arbors, you and your friends or family can relax and stroll as you admire nature’s colorful creations. Here’s a sampling of gardens on Long Island.
It's Apple Time on Long Island, NY
It's Apple Time on Long Island, NY. Find out where to go to pick your own apples, read apple recipes, and more.
Long Island Dinner Cruises
Find out where to take Long Island dinner cruises or brunch cruises.
Discover Long Island's Best Easter Events for...
Family Events for Easter on Long Island - 2014. What's there to see and do for the whole family in Nassau and Suffolk Counties?
Outdoor Sculpture Garden at the Nassau County...
The Nassau County Museum of Art features outdoor sculptures in addition to its indoor art exhibits. Take this photo tour of the grounds and read about some of the excellent sculptures on view.
Sign Up For Free MTA/LIRR Email & Text Message...
Sign Up For Free MTA/LIRR Email & Text Message Alerts.
Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat Cruises -...
Our guide holds up a male fiddler crab during out Atlantis Tour Boat cruise.
Cheap or Free Dates on Long Island, NY
Cheap or Free Dates on Long Island, NY. Where to have a good time without spending a lot of cash.
Halloween on Long Island
There are lots of places to go and things to do for a chilling, thrilling Halloween on Long Island, New York. Even though Halloween only falls on one day, you can celebrate at other times this month with lots of fun festivals and other Halloween-inspired events. Here are some spooky places to go before and on Halloween.
Shopping Malls and Outlets in Nassau County,...
Where to shop in Nassau County, NY.
Atlantis Marine World - Long Island's Aquarium
Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center (formerly Atlantis Marine World) is one of New York's largest aquariums, with over eighty exhibits.
17 Frequently Asked Questions About Long...
Long Island, NY - Frequently Asked Questions. Find out the answer to your questions about Long Island, NY.
Free on Long Island on Your Kid's Birthday
Free on Long Island on Your Kid's Birthday. Where to go on Long Island, NY to get freebies for your child's birthday.
What Plant Hardiness Zone Is Long Island, New...
What Plant Hardiness Zone Is Long Island, New York In? Find out which USDA zones cover the island.
Some Power Outages on Long Island Resulting...
I don't have to tell you that the weather hasn't exactly been tropical across Nassau and Suffolk these past few days. Now with a mix of wet snow and icy rain,
Turn Your Spare Change Into Cash or Gift Cards...
Turn Your Spare Change Into Cash or Gift Cards with Coinstar.
How To Pronounce Long Island, New York Place...
How To Pronounce Long Island, New York Place Names. Learn how to correctly say some of those tongue-twisting names.
Tanger Outlet Center, Riverhead
A profile of the Tanger Outlet Center in Riverhead, Long Island, NY, with information on stores and restaurants in the mall.
BJ's Wholesale Clubs - Long Island, NY
BJ's Wholesale Clubs - Long Island, NY. Where and how to join their wholesale clubs in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, NY.
Gold Coast Estate Statue Restored and Displayed...
Gold Coast Estate Statue Restored and Displayed in Roslyn. A soaring statue from a bygone Long Island, NY mansion now graces Gerry Park.
Nassau County Bicycling Paths
Nassau County Bicycling Paths, From paved bicycle paths to mountain bike trails in Nassau County, Long Island, NY.
How Can I Find Out If There Have Been...
How Can I Find Out If There Have Been Complaints About A Long Island Physician?
Guide to Long Island Ferries
Long Island Ferries. Learn about ferries that sail to and from Long Island, NY.
Walmart Stores on Long Island, New York
Walmart Stores on Long Island, New York. Find locations on the island.
12 Beautiful Wedding Venues On Long Island
Long Island wedding locations for your wedding reception and/or ceremony.
Getting a U.S. Passport on Long Island
Learn how to get or renew your U.S. passport on Long Island.
Find Halloween Costumes on Long Island, NY
Find Halloween Costumes on Long Island, NY. Find out the location of great places for Halloween costume throughout Long Island, NY.
Community Supported Agriculture (CSAs) on Long...
Community Supported Agriculture (CSAs) on Long Island. Find out where to buy shares of organic or conventional produce on Long Island, NY.
Old Westbury Gardens - A Former Long Island...
Old Westbury Gardens - A Former Long Island Estate. Read about this Long Island, NY attraction, set on 160 acres of formal gardens.
4th of July on Long Island, NY - 2014
Celebrate the Fourth of July 2014 on Long Island by watching fireworks displays, historic reenactments and more.
Bird Watching on Long Island
Bird Watching on Long Island. Where to observe birds on Long Island, NY.
Restaurant review - View, Oakdale
Restaurant review of View, a seafood restaurant in Oakdale, NY.
Long Beach, NY - Tour of the oceanfront at Long...
Learn about the annual arts & crafts fair on the boardwalk in Long Beach, NY.
Corn Mazes on Long Island, NY
Corn Mazes on Long Island, NY. Find out where to take your family and friends to enjoy the twists and turns of exciting corn mazes.
Port Washington, NY - Walking Tour of the Port...
Take a walk on the lovely waterfront in Port Washington, Long Island, NY, where you'll enjoy expansive views of Manhasset Bay.
Where To See Fall Foliage on Long Island, NY
Where To See Fall Foliage on Long Island, NY. Learn about some great places to see the leaves turn colors in Nassau and Suffolk.
Oyster Bay FREE Summer Concerts 2014
Town of Oyster Bay FREE Summer Concerts - Music Under The Stars 2014. Find out where to hear free summer concerts in the area.
How Safe Is Your Drinking Water?
Learn how to find out how safe your drinking water is on Long island, NY.
Long Island Children's Museum - Photo Tour
A photo tour with descriptions of some of the galleries at the Long Island Children's Museum, Garden City, Long Island, NY
How Do I Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment...
Find out how to recycle unwanted electronic equipment in Nassau County, NY.
Senior Discount at Fairway Markets on LI
Discount for Seniors at Fairway Market Locations on Long Island.
Cakes on Long Island
Need a cake for your wedding, birthday party or other festive occasion? Here are some places where you can buy simple angel food or ornate, three-tiered masterpieces on Long Island.
H2O Seafood Grill - Restaurant Review
H2O Seafood Grill in Smithtown, NY - Restaurant Review.
The Annual Heritage Country Fair, Smithtown, NY
The Annual Heritage Country Fair, Smithtown, NY
Free and Cheap on Long Island
Find out about some great free or cheap things to do on Long Island, NY.
Prime Restaurant Review
A restaurant review of Prime, a restaurant in Huntington, Suffolk County, NY. An upscale restaurant with spectacular waterfront views, Prime features indoor and outdoor dining.
Zip Codes for Nassau County, Long Island, New...
Zip Codes for Nassau County, Long Island, New York.
Town of Huntington Attractions
The John Gardiner farmhouse was built in the mid-1700s and is now on the National Register of Historic Places.
Lisa Matassa, Long Island's Country Singer
Lisa Matassa, Long Island's Country Singer - interview with Long Island's own country star.
Limani Restaurant Review
A restaurant review of Limani Restaurant in Roslyn, Nassau County, NY. Specializing in Mediterranean seafood, this upscale restaurant is housed in an opulent setting.
Outdoor Dining on Long Island
In season, Long Island offers a number of excellent restaurants with outdoor dining. Here's a sampling of restaurants that offer indoor as well as outdoor dining.
Top Movies Filmed on Long Island, NY
Read about the top 10 movies filmed on Long Island, NY.
New York State Fireworks Laws
Are Fireworks Legal in New York State?
Americana Manhasset Shopping Mall
A photo tour of the Americana Manhasset shopping mall.
Long Island Wine Country Weddings
If you're planning a future wedding, there's no need to rent out a pricey space in Manhattan or beyond. Choose from the many reception sites at wineries and vineyards in Long Island wine country.
How To Donate Responsibly and Avoid Hurricane...
How To Donate Responsibly and Avoid Hurricane Sandy Scams. Learn how to protect against superstorm Sandy fraud when helping in relief efforts.
Garvies Point Museum and Preserve
Garvies Point Museum and Preserve on Long Island has exhibits relating to Long Island's geology and archaeology. Native American artifacts and interactive exhibits help visitors to learn about the natural history of Long Island, NY.
July Calendar of Events on Long Island 2014
Calendar of events on Long Island, NY 2014. Where to go and what to do in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
Thanksgiving Dinner on Long Island - 2013
A listing of Long Island restaurants that serve Thanksgiving lunch and dinner for 2013.
Ride the MTA Long Island Rail Road to Splish...
Ride the MTA Long Island Rail Road to Splish Splash Long Island Water Park
Sea Cliff - Long Island Neighborhood Profile
Learn all about Sea Cliff, Long Island, including its history, where to eat and shop, attractions and annual events.
Two Long Island Companies on Best Companies To...
Two Long Island Companies on Best Companies To Work For - 2013 List
Tour of Stony Brook, NY
Tour of Stony Brook, Long Island, NY. Find out where to go and what to do in Stony Brook, Long Island, NY.
Discovery Wetlands Cruises from Stony Brook...
Learn about wetlands cruises aboard the Discovery. Board the 35-passenger pontoon boat for a 1 1/2 hour cruise that takes you through Stony Brook Harbor to the wetlands at West Meadow Creek, with ongoing commentary by a naturalist to point out birds and marine creatures.
Indoor Activities for Children on Long Island, NY
Indoor Activities for Children on Long Island, NY. Find out where to take the kids when it's cold, raining or snowing.
Kennedy Plaza Farmers Market, Long Beach, NY
From May through November, the Kennedy Plaza Farmers Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, specialty items like hand-made soaps, and lots of activities for the kids.
Dog Runs on Long Island
Find out where your dogs are welcomed in park in Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island, NY,
Northport - Long Island Neighborhood Profile
Profile of Northport, Long Island, NY, including history, where to eat and shop, local attractions and events.
Free on Your Birthday on Long Island, NY
Free on Your Birthday on Long Island, NY. Find out where and how to get free meals, desserts or other offers on Long Island on your birthday.
FREE Concerts at the Dix Hills Performing Arts...
FREE Concerts at the Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, Five Towns College - 2013
Buy Suffolk County Green Key Cards
Learn about how and where to purchase Suffolk County Green Key Cards for reduced fees on parks activities.
Review - Massage Envy Spa, Lake Success, NY
Massage Envy Spa - Lake Success, NY. A review of the Massage Envy spa in Nassau County, Long Island, NY.
Walking and Driving Tour of Cold Spring Harbor
A tour of Cold Spring Harbor, including The Nature Conservancy's Uplands Farm Nature Sanctuary.
Affordable Long Island Wines
A description of some of the best, affordable Long Island wines. Learn about these great wines made on the North Fork or South Fork of Long Island, New York.
The American Guitar Museum
Learn about the surprising musical treasures in the American Guitar Museum in New Hyde Park.
January Calendar of Events on Long Island
January Calendar of Events on Long Island. Where to Go and What to Do on Long Island, NY in January.
How Do I Report Losing An Item On The LIRR?
How Do I Report Losing An Item On The LIRR? Find out where to go to get back your lost items on the LIRR.
Your Guide to Ice Skating on Long Island
For those who can't get enough of ice skating, here's a list of where to skate indoor and outdoor in Long Island's Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Where Kids Eat Free on Long Island, NY
Where Kids Eat Free on Long Island, NY. Where you can take the kids for a free meal with each paying adult.
Apple Store, Manhasset
The Apple Store, Manhasset opened in October 2009. Learn more about this store.
Urban Organic - Organic Produce Home Delivery -...
Urban Organic - Organic Produce Home Delivery - also on Long Island, NY.
How To Find Apartments on Long Island, NY
How To Find Apartments on Long Island, NY. Resources for finding a place to live in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
Quiksilver Pro NY Surfing Competition - Long...
Quiksilver Pro NY Surfing Competition - Long Beach, NY. Read all about the surfing competition in Long Beach, NY: where to stay, what it costs, what's going on and where.
Trader Joe's on Long Island, NY
Trader Joe's on Long Island, NY. The popular specialty retail stores are located throughout Long Island, NY as well as in other states.
Organic Farms on Long Island, New York
Organic Farms on Long Island, New York. Read about sustainable farms in this area of New York.
How To Find Summer Rentals in the Hamptons
Hamptons Summer Rentals. Learn how to find a summer rental in the Hamptons, Long Island, NY.
Are You Allowed To Smoke E-Cigarettes on LIRR...
Are You Allowed To Smoke E-Cigarettes on LIRR Trains?
"Tony n' Tina's Wedding's" Long Island Roots
class="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > And now there's a revival of Tony n' Tina.
Long Island Concert Venues
Long Island, NY boasts wonderful performing arts centers and theaters where you can see celebrities as well as up-and-coming musicians. Here's a sampling of live music venues in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
Rules for Taking Bicycles on the Long Island...
Rules for Taking Bicycles on the Long Island Rail Road. Find out what you have to do to be allowed to take your bike on the LIRR.
Nunley's Carousel at Museum Row, Garden City, NY
Nunley's Carousel at Museum Row, Garden City, NY. Read about Nunley's Carousel and take a photo tour of this historic ride on Long Island, NY.
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve, Smithtown, NY
Caleb Smith State Park Preserve, Smithtown, NY. A photo essay about the state park in Smithtown, NY.
The Big Duck
In the past, Long Island was known far and wide for its duck farming. It all started in the 1930s when
April Calendar of Events on Long Island
April Calendar of Events on Long Island, NY. Read about places to go and things to do on Long Island, Ny in April.
Stop Smoking - Long Island, NY resources
If you or a loved one wants to stop smoking and you'd like help, here are some resources in Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island, NY.
Airports In & Around Long Island
Airports In & Around Long Island. Read about airport that take you to and from Long Island, NY.
Madras Woodlands Restaurant Review
Madras Woodlands, a restaurant in New Hyde Park, Long Island, NY, offers authentic Indian cuisine which is both vegetarian and kosher.
The Annual Long Island Cherry Blossom Festival
The Annual Long Island Cherry Blossom Festival. Celebrating a Japanese tradition in Suffolk County, New York.
JFK Airport
John F. Kennedy International Airport, located in New York City's largest borough, Queens, is the area's hub for national and international flights. Learn how to find out your flight status, arrivals, departures, terminals, and how to get to and from JFK airport.
National Historic Landmarks on Long Island, NY.
Read about the National Historic Landmarks in Nassau and Suffolk counties, Long Island, NY.
Free and Cheap Prom Dresses on Long Island, NY
Free and Cheap Prom Dresses on Long Island, NY. Find out where you can get free prom dresses or inexpensive ones in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Japanese Stroll Garden
A photo tour with text of the John P. Humes Japanese Stroll Garden in Locust Valley, Long Island, NY.
New Year's Eve on Long Island
Where to celebrate New Year's Eve on Long Island, NY.
Annual Italian Feast on Long Island
Annual Grande Festa Italian. A festive event for the whole family on Long Island, NY.
Long Island Wine Country Tours
Long Island Wine Country Tours. Find out where you can find packages that take you to several wineries on the island.
Cradle of Aviation Museum
The Cradle of Aviation Museum, Long Island, New York, is a world-class museum that chronicles the significant contribution Long Island made to the history of flight.
Long Island Amusement Parks, Rides and Carousels
It's always fun to take the whole family to amusement parks, where rides big and small bring hours of fun. Here's a listing of Long Island's amusement parks, rides and twirling carousels.
Nassau County, NY Restaurant Inspection Reports
Learn how to find out about Nassau County, NY restaurant inspection reports.
Youngs Farm, Old Brookville, NY
Youngs Farm in Old Brookville, NY, sells fresh produce as well as homemade jam and pies.
Holtsville Ecology Center
Holtsville Ecology Center. Take a photo tour of the FREE zoo at this venue on Long Island, New York.
Matteo's Family Style Ristorante Italiano -...
Matteo's Family Style Ristorante Italiano - Restaurant Review. Read about this excellent eatery in Roslyn, New York.
New York State Sex Offender Registry
A description of the NYS Sex Offender Registry, where to find it and how to be aware of sex offenders in specific neighborhoods.
Louie's Oyster Bar & Grille Restaurant Review
A restaurant review of Louie's Oyster Bar & Grille in Port Washington, Nassau County, NY. Specializing in seafood and steaks, This Long Island legend restaurant appeals to families as well as singles.
Learn Public Speaking on Long Island
Learn to get over your fear of public speaking and to improve your speaking skills.
How Do I Find Out About Hospitals in Suffolk...
How Do I Find Out About Hospitals in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York? Learn more about facilities in this area.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Long Island, NY
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Long Island, NY. Find out where to go and what to do on this holiday on Long Island.
Whole Foods Market, Manhasset
Whole Foods Market in Manhasset is a health food supermarket that features organic as well as non-organic fresh fruits and vegetables, frozen foods, a healthy deli and much more.
How do I contact the MTA police about serious...
How do I contact the MTA police about serious safety concerns on the Long Island Rail Road? Find out how to contact the MTA police about serious emergencies and safety concerns.
Best Places To Propose on Long Island, New York
Oheka Castle Hotel & Estate, one of the best places to propose on Long Island, NY.
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