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Fishing FAQs – What You Need to Know to Fish Around Long Island

There are many regulations regarding fishing on Long Island, and keeping track of them all can be confusing at times.

Cruising into Autumn: September Classic Car Shows

Meet up with like-minded car enthusiasts across Long Island at these events for vehicles ranging from muscle cars to big rigs!

Awesome Apple Picking Places & Helpful Tips

Apples are in season and ripe for the picking! Head out to Long Island’s apple orchards and farms this September to enjoy freshly picked produce.

Atlantic City to Close Two Casinos in Three Days

5,000 people will lose their jobs as the casinos shut down.

End the Summer Right with a Barn Styled Wedding!

Plan the perfect barn styled wedding to make it a summer you'll never forget!

LongIsland.com’s September Family Fun Guide: Getting into the Fall Spirit with Festivals, Fairs, and Live Music!

School is officially back in session but that doesn’t make for a lack of fun things to do all throughout the month of September!

Celebrating the Jewish New Year: Rosh Hashannah Catering 2014

Rosh Hashannah begins Wednesday evening September 24th through the evening of the 26th. Check out all the different catering options to celebrate the Jewish New Year.

Suffolk Police Officer Rescues Pets from House Fire

A cat and two dogs were rescued from a house fire on the afternoon of Friday, August 29.

Late Summer and Fall Farmers’ Markets on Long Island

There may only be a few weeks left in summer, but plenty of local farmers’ markets will still be open for months to come.

Governor Cuomo Directs State Agencies to Suspend Any Road Construction Work That Would Cause Traffic Delays Over Holiday Weekend

As part of “Drivers First” initiative put in place by the Governor, the MTA, State DOT, Thruway Authority, and Bridge Authority will Suspend Lane-Closing and other non-emergency construction work Friday-Tuesday

How to Safely Make Fruity and Phenomenal Grilled Desserts

Get the most out of your grill with these unique and delectable desserts!

Reminder: MTA Provides Service Details for Labor Day Weekend

Extra Getaway Services on Friday, August 29, Will Start the Weekend

Weather Watching For Labor Day Weekend Wash Out

With a rainy weather forecast ahead, you may need a backup plan for Labor Day Weekend.

Two Teens Arrested for Inwood Mugging, Thirst Suspect Wanted

The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of an Inwood man and a Juvenile for a Robbery that occurred on Thursday August 28, 2014 at 2:24 a.m. in Inwood.

SCPD Joins In Crackdown On Unsafe Conditions For Boaters Off Long Island And Fire Island For Labor Day Weekend

Families Of Victims Killed In Boating Accidents To Join Suffolk And Islip Town Officials Tomorrow.

Joan Rivers Stops Breathing during Surgery, Rushed to NYC Hospital

Long-time comedian Joan Rivers was rushed to a hospital this morning after she stopped breathing during a minor surgery.

Nassau County Police Department Joins STOP-DWI Initiative

Nassau County Police Department will participate in the New York State STOP-DWI grant program.

Simple Iced Coffee Recipes for the End of Summer

Coffee plays an integral role in our day-to-day lives, so make sure you enjoy your cup of Joe with these sweet, simple ideas.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: The Boss You’ll Love to Live With

Boss is a young terrier mix who adores children, other dogs, and even cats!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Concerts, Festivals & Labor Day Weekend Events

Get ready for a holiday weekend packed with fun entertainment on Long Island! There's music concerts, tribute concerts, a lighthouse event, festivals, a horse show, and much more!
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