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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.
10 Seafood Restaurants You Should Stop By on...
Top 10 seafood restaurants on Long Island, NY.
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.
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.
Long Island Labor Day Events 2014
Where to go and what to do on Long Island for the Labor Day Weekend 2014.
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.
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 Summer concerts in Nassau and Suffolk
Find out where you can hear free concerts on Long Island, NY.
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.
August Calendar on Long Island Events 2014
Where to go and what to do on Long Island in August.
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.
Long Beach, NY - Tour of the oceanfront at Long...
Learn about the annual arts & crafts fair on the boardwalk in Long Beach, NY.
Free concerts in Long Beach 2014
Find out where to hear free summer concerts 2014 in Long Beach, NY.
Splish Splash Water Park, Long Island, NY - 10...
Splish Splash Water Park, Long Island, NY - 10 Insider Tips to know before you go.
FREE and Cheap on Labor Day Weekend on Long...
FREE and Cheap on Labor Day weekend on Long Island. Find out where you can have cost-free and heavily discounted fun in Nassau and Suffolk on Labor Day 2014.
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.
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.
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.
September Calendar of Events Long Island 2014
Where to go and what to do on Long Island in September 2014.
Long Island Dinner Cruises
Find out where to take Long Island dinner cruises or brunch cruises.
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.
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.
Long Island, NY Climate
Find out the average monthly temperatures and precipitation for Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island, New York.
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 Colleges and Universities
Long Island Colleges and Universities. Find out where you can go to college on Long Island, NY.
Northport Free Concerts and More 2014
During the summer, the Northport, Long Island, NY, offers free concerts and family nights.
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.
Guide to Long Island Ferries
Long Island Ferries. Learn about ferries that sail to and from Long Island, NY.
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.
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.
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.
Best Vegetarian Restaurants on Long Island
Where to eat great vegetarian meals on Long Island.
Suffolk County Restaurant Inspection Reports...
Find out what Suffolk County restaurant inspections reveal at the county's database.
Turn Your Spare Change Into Cash or Gift Cards...
Turn Your Spare Change Into Cash or Gift Cards with Coinstar.
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.
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.
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.
New York State Fireworks Laws
Are Fireworks Legal in New York State?
Oyster Bay, Long Island - Walking and Driving...
The Baykery Café in Oyster Bay serves sandwiches, salads and delicious sweets.
Shopping Malls and Outlets in Nassau County,...
Where to shop in Nassau County, NY.
Find out where you can pick your own apples on...
Find out where you can pick your own apples on Long Island, NY.
Bird Watching on Long Island
Bird Watching on Long Island. Where to observe birds on Long Island, NY.
Walmart Stores on Long Island, New York
Walmart Stores on Long Island, New York. Find locations on the island.
Nassau County Bicycling Paths
Nassau County Bicycling Paths, From paved bicycle paths to mountain bike trails in Nassau County, Long Island, NY.
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?
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
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.
17 Frequently Asked Questions About Long...
Long Island, NY - Frequently Asked Questions. Find out the answer to your questions about Long Island, NY.
AAA Discounts on Long Island, NY
AAA Discounts on Long Island, NY. Learn about ways to save money by using your AAA membership card at Long Island, NY attractions.
Free and Cheap on Long Island
Find out about some great free or cheap things to do on 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.
Bayville FREE Summer Concerts for 2014
The Village of Bayville FREE Summer Concert Series 2014. Find out who's playing and when in this Nassau County, Long Island, New York area.
Catholic High Schools on Long Island, NY
Find links to Catholic high schools in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island, NY.
How To Find Your Tax Map Number in Suffolk...
How To Find Your Tax Map Number in Suffolk County, NY.
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.
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.
FREE Summer Concerts 2014 - Tanger Outlets,...
FREE Summer Concerts 2013 - Tanger Outlets at the Arches, Deer Park, NY. Read about the free Sounds of Summer concerts on 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?
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.
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.
FREE Summer Concerts - Stony Brook 2014
Read the schedule for FREE Sunday Summer Concerts on the Green 2014 at the Stony Brook Village Green, Long Island, NY.
FREE Concerts at the Dix Hills Performing Arts...
FREE Concerts at the Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, Five Towns College - 2013
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.
Restaurant review - View, Oakdale
Restaurant review of View, a seafood restaurant in Oakdale, NY.
FREE Summer Concerts - Morgan Park, Glen Cove...
FREE Summer Concerts - Morgan Park Summer Music Festival. Find out about free musical events in Glen Cove,NY.
Buy Suffolk County Green Key Cards
Learn about how and where to purchase Suffolk County Green Key Cards for reduced fees on parks activities.
Holtsville Ecology Center
Holtsville Ecology Center. Take a photo tour of the FREE zoo at this venue on Long Island, New York.
Ride the MTA Long Island Rail Road to Splish...
Ride the MTA Long Island Rail Road to Splish Splash Long Island Water Park
FREE Concerts - Sayville, NY - 2014
Sayville, NY FREE Summer Concerts 2013.
The Big Duck
In the past, Long Island was known far and wide for its duck farming. It all started in the 1930s when
Summer Fun on Long Island
Where to go and what to do on Long Island, NY in the summer.
FREE Summer Concerts in Clark Botanic Garden 2014
Come to Clark Botanic Garden, Roslyn, NY for FREE summer concerts and a FREE movie - 2014
12 Beautiful Wedding Venues On Long Island
Long Island wedding locations for your wedding reception and/or ceremony.
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.
FREE Concerts - Sag Harbor Community Band 2014
FREE Summer Concerts - Sag Harbor Community Band, NY 2014. Find out about the free summer concerts in Sag Harbor. Bring a blanket or folding chair, friends and the whole family.
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 Safe Is Your Drinking Water?
Learn how to find out how safe your drinking water is on Long island, NY.
Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat Cruises -...
Sailing out of the dock at Atlantis Marine World in Riverhead, Long Island, NY, the Atlantis Explorer Tour Boat takes you on a one-and-a-half hour cruise through the Peconic River and into Flanders Bay. The tour boat takes passengers to a sandy beach for hands-on learning about sea creatures and the marine environment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Americana Manhasset Shopping Mall
A photo tour of the Americana Manhasset shopping mall.
Fall Fun on Long Island
Find out where to go and what to do on Long Island in the fall.
Zip Codes for Nassau County, Long Island, New...
Zip Codes for Nassau County, Long Island, New York.
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.
The Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show
The annual Hampton Classic Horse Show is a world-famous equestrian event in the glamorous Hamptons, NY.
Senior Discount at Fairway Markets on LI
Discount for Seniors at Fairway Market Locations on Long Island.
How Do I Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment...
Find out how to recycle unwanted electronic equipment in Nassau County, NY.
How To Find Summer Rentals in the Hamptons
Hamptons Summer Rentals. Learn how to find a summer rental in the Hamptons, Long Island, NY.
Grumman Memorial Park, Calverton, NY.
Read about Grumman Memorial Park in Calverton, Long Island and see photos that show some of the aircraft on display at this free park.
Northport - Long Island Neighborhood Profile
Profile of Northport, Long Island, NY, including history, where to eat and shop, local attractions and events.
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.
Town of Huntington Attractions
The John Gardiner farmhouse was built in the mid-1700s and is now on the National Register of Historic Places.
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.
FREE Summer Concerts and Movies in Port...
FREE Summer Concerts and Movies in Port Jefferson, NY - 2013.
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.
Getting a U.S. Passport on Long Island
Learn how to get or renew your U.S. passport on Long Island.
Top Movies Filmed on Long Island, NY
Read about the top 10 movies filmed on Long Island, NY.
Are You Allowed To Smoke E-Cigarettes on LIRR...
Are You Allowed To Smoke E-Cigarettes on LIRR Trains?
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.
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.
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.
H2O Seafood Grill - Restaurant Review
H2O Seafood Grill in Smithtown, NY - Restaurant Review.
Southampton Cultural Center FREE Summer Outdoor...
Southampton Cultural Center FREE Summer Outdoor Concerts 2014. Find out where you can hear FREE concerts in Southampton in the summer.
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.
LIRR - Long Island, NY Beach Getaways
LIRR - Long Island, NY Beach Getaways. Read about discounted beach trips to and from Long Island, NY.
Two Long Island Companies on Best Companies To...
Two Long Island Companies on Best Companies To Work For - 2013 List
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.
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.
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.
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.
FREE Summer Concerts - International Music...
FREE Summer Concerts - International Music Nights Series - Eisenhower Park's Lakeside Theatre. FREE concerts in Eisenhower Park. List of scheduled concerts.
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.
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.
Japanese Stroll Garden
A photo tour with text of the John P. Humes Japanese Stroll Garden in Locust Valley, Long Island, NY.
Beach Closings in Nassau County, NY.
Where to find out about beach closings in Nassau County, NY.
October Calendar of Events on Long Island - 2013
Find out where to go and what to do in October 2013 on Long Island.
Thanksgiving Events on Long Island
Find out where to go and what to do before, after and on Thanksgiving on Long Island.
Long Island Summer Camps in Suffolk County
It's time to start thinking about summer camps again. Throughout Suffolk, there's a wide variety of camps where kids can enjoy the outdoors and have fun now that school is out.
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.
Airports In & Around Long Island
Airports In & Around Long Island. Read about airport that take you to and from Long Island, NY.
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.
Surviving Rip Currents on Long Island, New York
Rip Currents on Long Island, New York. What they are and how to survive if you're caught in one.
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.
Dog Runs on Long Island
Find out where your dogs are welcomed in park in Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island, NY,
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.
Quogue Wildlife Refuge - The Hamptons
Quogue Wildlife Refuge - a FREE nature center in the Hamptons.
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.
Long Island, NY Zoos
Long Island, NY Zoos. Where to take the kids to see animals on Long Island, NY.
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.
Walking and Driving Tour of Cold Spring Harbor
A walking/driving tour of the village of Cold Spring Harbor in Long Island, New York, including attractions, eateries and places to shop.
Clark Botanic Garden, Long Island, NY
Clark Garden Hedge Maze. Long Island, NY.
Nassau County Leisure Pass
Find out how to get a Nassau County Leisure Pass.
FREE Concerts in Montauk 2014
Come to the FREE Monday Night Concerts on the Green -2014- in Montauk, NY.
Nunley's Carousel at Museum Row, Garden City, NY
Nunley's Carousel - History. Read about the history of the famed Long Island carousel.
Sign Up For Free MTA/LIRR Email & Text Message...
Sign Up For Free MTA/LIRR Email & Text Message Alerts.
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.
Organic Farms on Long Island, New York
Organic Farms on Long Island, New York. Read about sustainable farms in this area of New York.
Long Island Products Review - All-Natural Tick...
True Organic Bug Stick and Bug Bar - Long Island Products Review. Read about an all natural product that repels ticks, mosquitoes and more. Made in Sag Harbor, NY.
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.
National Historic Landmarks on Long Island, NY.
Read about the National Historic Landmarks in Nassau and Suffolk counties, Long Island, NY.
Westhampton Beach - Gazebo Concert Series -...
Westhampton Beach - Gazebo Concert Series - FREE Music - 2013. Find out the schedule.
The American Guitar Museum
Learn about the surprising musical treasures in the American Guitar Museum in New Hyde Park.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How Do I Find Out About Traffic Conditions on...
Learn how to find out about updated traffic conditions on Long Island and the NY Metropolitan area.
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