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Want to know about the best local bands and entertainment? If you're interested in knowing about the best entertainment right here on Long Island, than the Entertainment Article Section is just what you'll want to read to know what's what about the best movies, music, and entertainment on Long Island.

Movie Roundup: Apes Remain Popular at the Weekend Box Office as New Releases Limp

New releases, ‘The Purge: Anarchy,’ ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ and ‘Sex Tape,’ were no competition for 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' at the weekend box office.

Staycation on LI: Traveling to the North Fork

Going away on vacation can be an expensive venture when you have to book a flight to leave the island. Why leave Long Island when you can venture to the North Fork for summer fun?

Enjoy an Outdoor Movie this Summer - Watch a Film Under the Stars!

Why sit in a crowded theater when you can watch a movie under the stars?

Throw an Amazingly Awesome Backyard Luau

Say aloha to throwing a fabulous backyard luau bash!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Comedy, Rallycross Racing and More

The end of the week on Long Island won't be short of laughter with all the comedy shows and performances coming up. This is also the weekend to enjoy rallycross racing at Nassau Coliseum.

Bay Street Theater's 23rd Annual Summer Gala

The 23rd Annual Summer Gala was a huge success!

Wet & Wild Sprinkler Parks on Long Island

Summer is hot and kids need a safe place to cool off. Check out the various sprinkler or spray parks on Long Island!

Passage to New Worlds: 2014 Summer Reading Guide for Adults

Enjoy the heat while you chill out and read some brand new books this year.

Movie Roundup: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Rules the Weekend Box Office with $73M Debut

Man vs. ape - will they find peace or will war erupt to determine Earth’s dominant species? New release 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' captivated the audience with this question and ruled at the weekend ...

Savings on Kids Apparel, Cold Shake and Get Cash for Unwanted Electronic Devices

Planning to see 'Planes: Fire and Rescue' with the kids this Friday? Find out how the movie stub can save you $10 at Kohl's. Also, don't miss an offer on a cold shake and how to turn ...

Upcoming Long Island Film Festivals

Long Island moviegoers are in luck with these upcoming film festivals in the area.

Frugal & Fun Summer Date Ideas

Taking your date out for a memorable time doesn't have to mean an empty wallet for you. Here are some frugal and fun summer date ideas!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Music Entertainment and Outdoor Sports

It's not summer unless you have music festivals and outdoor sports to go with it. We have all the hot spots for the weekend on Long Island here!

Rockin' Out on the Cheap: Free Summer Concerts on Long Island 2014

It seems that the summer is full of concerts, particularly free concerts. So try to check out one of the many concerts going on this summer...for free!

Red Bull Global Rallycross Brings Extreme Motor Sports to Nassau Coliseum

Nassau will be host to two days of intense racing on July 19th and 20th!

Ticket to New Perspectives: 2014 Summer Reading Guide for Teens

Great teen and young adult book titles that are guaranteed to have you flying through the pages.

Movie Roundup: Transformers and Tammy Lead Independence Day Weekend Box Office, But One of the Weakest Grossing in a Decade

Not many were out at the movie theaters this holiday weekend -- this year marks one of the lowest grossing Independence Day weekend's at movie box office. The slow summer start was led with 'Transformers: Age of ...

Have Some Phenomenal Frugal Fun in the Sun This Summer

You don't have to empty out your wallet this summer to enjoy some fun on Long Island.

Guilty Pleasure TV: What to Binge-Watch this Summer

Thanks to Netflix, Hulu Plus, and Amazon Prime, you can easily catch up on old seasons of your favorite show so you will be caught up by the fall.
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