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Cinco de Mayo on Long Island: Celebrate Mexican Culture at These Local Events!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by attending one of the following celebrations!

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Kicks Off Eva L. Casale running from Manhattan to Montauk

Man & Woman of the Year is a spirited 10-week fundraising campaign to advance the mission of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) which is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma and to improve the ...

Legislator Anker Joins Harbor Advisory for Annual Beach Cleanup

On April 18, 2015, Legislator Sarah Anker joined members of the Mount Sinai Harbor Advisory Committee and local volunteers for the William Waltz Annual Cedar Beach Cleanup.

Nassau County & Suffolk County Executives Join Forces to Call for Volunteer Firefighters

As part of a New York statewide effort to increase volunteer firefighter numbers, Long Island’s County Executives, fire departments and fire officials will clang the bell for new recruits at a news conference on Thursday, April 23rd ...

Healthy Suffolk: Learn to Be…Tobacco Free

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Health Commissioner James Tomarken, MD, encourage residents who use tobacco to seek help in breaking their tobacco-nicotine addiction and to sign up for Suffolk County’s “Learn to Be …Tobacco Free” program.

Ward Melville High School Performs at the Walt Disney World Resort

Members of Ward Melville High School Three Village Patriot Marching Band", Concert & Women's Combined Ensemble, and Concert Band became stars of their own Disney show on April 9-11 when they entertained resort guests at the Magic ...

East End Arts Presents New Art Show Featuring Artists Katherine Liepe-Levinson & Maria Daddino, Starting May 1

East End Arts is pleased to announce the exciting new art show at the Rosalie Dimon Gallery, at the Jamesport Manor Inn featuring East End Arts members: photography by Katherine Liepe-Levinson of Riverhead, NY and stained glass ...

Camp for Wildlife. Families and Friends Come Together for the Great American Campout, Kicking off June 27

Camp for a cause and help wildlife stay wild. National Wildlife Federation’s widely popular nationwide event, the Great American Campout is celebrating its 11th year of connecting people with the great outdoors so that they will form ...

A.G. Schneiderman Celebrates Earth Week And Highlights Environmental Accomplishments In 2015

Kicking off Earth Week, Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today showcased a variety of statewide environmental protection initiatives that his office has championed, and provided a map demonstrating the reach and impact of the Environmental Protection Bureau ...

Upcoming Children's Theater Productions That the Entire Family Can Enjoy!

Enjoy some children's theater together as a family at some of these great upcoming events!

Mangano & Eisenstein Promote The Importance Of Immunizations During National Infant Immunization Week, April 18th-25th

In recognition of National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind parents, caregivers and healthcare providers of the critical role that vaccinations provide in safeguarding children.

Mangano: Ms. New York Senior America Pageant Taking Place At Hofstra On May 3rd

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the 2015 Ms. New York Senior America Pageant will take place on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Hofstra University.

DEC Reminds Anglers of New Coastal Striped Bass Limits on Season Opening Day

The NYS DEC today reminded anglers of the new striped bass limits, effective today, to comply with the Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission's mandated 25-percent harvest reduction.

Long Island Hurricanes Youth Mountain Bike Teams Race and Starts the Season for Mountain Bike Racing

Long Island Hurricanes Youth Development Mountain Biking Team rode their first race this spring and start the season with a roar in Long Islands most prestigious mountain bike race, The Brands Muddy Tire.

End Spring Break with These Fun Family-Friendly Events!

End Spring Break the right way by attending some events on Long Island this weekend that the entire family can enjoy together!

Celebrate Long Island’s State Parks at I Love My Park Day on May 2nd!

Eighteen parks across Long Island will hold volunteer events as part of the fourth annual I Love My Park Day on Saturday, May 2nd.

The Shelter Island 10K Welcomes Back Boston Marathon Winner and Olympic Silver Medalist Meb Keflezighi

The 36th Annual Shelter Island 10K Run, to be held June 20, 2015, is proud to announce that the 2014 Boston Marathon winner and Olympic Silver Medalist Meb Keflezighi will be competing in the race for the ...

Lyrid Meteor Shower Expected to Offer Stunning Celestial Display April 22nd & 23rd!

Look Up at the Sky Day and the annual Lyrid Meteor Shower are coming up this month--get ready to do some stargazing!

Support Our Planet Earth by Attending Some Fun and Educational Earth Day Events!

Celebrate Earth Day by attending some of Long Island's upcoming events!

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