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This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
July 11th
, 2014
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Dear Long Islander,
The Fourth of July has come and gone, and while dreary weather may have made a mess of things last Friday the skies cleared up the next day for a beautiful weekend. The Fourth was just the beginning of July, however; there are still plenty of things  to do and fun to have around Long Island this month! Head to the theater, enjoy the film festival, go the beach, and check out our July Family Fun Guide for a ton of great suggestions for summer fun!
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Long Island's 2014 July Family Fun Guide
Dive Into Summer with Tons of Local Fun!
The 4th of July may have already come & gone, but there's still plenty of post-Independence Day fun happening all month long! July is packed with some of the Summer's best concerts, festivals, fairs, and other exciting entertainment and local fun! There are also plenty of great things to do around LI throughout the month in addition to these great events - whether you're a beach bum, you love heading out to local parks for nature walks, you enjoy spending your Summer days fishing, or you simply want to take a dive at a local pool, there is plenty to do! Click here for the scoop on all of LI's best Summer fun!
Local Headlines
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Governor Cuomo Signs Bill to Establish Comprehensive Medical Marijuana Program
New TSA Rules: Charge Your Cellphone and Other Electronic Devices for US-Bound Flights
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Travesties at Bay Steet Theater June 24 - July 20!
The Tony Award-Winning Comedy Travesties is Now Running at Bay Street 
Travesties, a Tony Award-winning comedy written by Tom Stoppard celebrates its 40th anniversary from June 24 to July 20 at Bay Street Theater! Set in both 1917 and 1974 in Zurich, Switzerland, this play fantasizes how a British consul named Henry Carr meets some of the most famous figures of the 20th century—including Lenin, James Joyce, and Tristan Tzara—through an amateur production of The Importance of Being Earnest. Travesties is a theatrical extravaganza with the wit of Oscar Wilde joined by song-and-dance, strip-tease, pie-fights, and brilliant wordplay!

For More Information, please visit their website, or call 631-725-0818.
 
This Week's Best Long Island Events 
 
4th Annual "Ben Lupia" Fluke Tournament
Head down to the Hampton Bays Fire Department this Saturday, July 12th for the 4th Annual "Ben Lupia" Fluke Tournament between 7 AM-3 PM. The tournament will feature a live band, door prizes, a Chinese auction, a raffle and a silent auction. Held rain or shine!

German American Festival
Bring the entire family down to the German American Festival this Saturday at Plattduetsche Park from 1-11 PM! The event will be held indoors and outdoors at the new Beer Hall. Enjoy live bands, German food and beer, games, a magician and dancing!

Fireworks at Centennial Park
Enjoy some fireworks and a live concert along Mill River Park on Saturday, July 12th at 6:00 PM. Along with fireworks, indulge in some delicious food and listen to entertainment followed by a performance by The South Shore Symphony at 7:45 PM. Rain date is Sunday, July 13th.

A Carnival of Daylillies
The Long Island Daylily Society is presenting "A Carnival of Daylillies" this Sunday, July 13th at 1:30 PM. Registered daylillies will be judged by American Hemerocallis Society. There is an $8 parking fee, admission to the carnival is free!

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This Week's Local Events Brought to You By:
The 17th Annual Long Island International Film Expo!
The Long Island International Film Expo Runs from July 9 - July 17! 
The17th Annual Long Island International Film Expo celebrates the best in independent film making. This year the festival features 158 short and feature-length independent films from 32 countries, including 37 films from right here on Long Island.  There will also be free panel discussions, networking opportunities, a filmmaker breakfast, and other fun festivities! Dubbed "One of the Top 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World" by MovieMaker Magazine, LIIFE provides over a week’s worth of opportunities to see a wide variety of independent films!

For More Information, please visit their website, or call 516-783-3199.
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