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If you're from out of town, or simply looking to learn more about the local attractions on Long Island, then you'll never want to miss out on any of our Travel & Local Attractions articles. Filled with guides and pointers for traveling on Long Island, this section has everything you'll want to know about where to go on Long Island.

Camping Underneath the Fall Foliage: Campsites that are Open Through Autumn

Campsites are still open, so take advantage of the slower season to spend a relaxing weekend camping on Long Island!

Where to Find Furry Friends to Pet This Fall

Have some fun down on this farm this Fall petting cute animals!

The Best in Free Fall Events: Apples, Music, and Fishing Festivals

Free events can be found all over the island, ranging from music festivals to fishing events for the whole family!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Festivities near the Harbor, Comedy & Other Events

Before we say good-bye to summer, get out there and enjoy all the fun festivities taking place near the harbor. Also head out to all the other great nightlife events throughout Long Island.

Bellone to Propose $5 Million in ‘Jumpstart’ Program for Infrastructure Projects

The proposal comes as part of a larger economic development program.

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Improvement Project Moving Ahead

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge’s $50 million toll plaza improvement project has moved into the next stage of construction.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for LI Comedy, Family-Friendly Festivals & Other Events

This weekend on Long Island is packed with fun for the whole family! From festivals, comedy shows to music performances, there's plenty to do.

DA Rice Proposes Comprehensive Plan to Combat Epidemic of Driving While Texting

Calls upon tech, insurance, judicial & law enforcement partners to help end deadly, costly practice.

MTA Wants to Help Fans Kick Off Football Season

Get to MetLife Stadium with Special Direct Service and One-Ticket Rides

Frugal and Fun Fall Date Ideas

With Fall right around the corner, consider some of these frugal and fun ideas for your next date!

September’s Fall Festivals for All Things Autumn

As we wave summer farewell, keep the entertainment going by hitting a local fair or festival as we ease into fall.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for LI Community Festivals and Other Events

Enjoy a the weekend on Long Island with festivities all around!

Birds Strike Three Planes at LaGuardia Airport in the Morning

It's not uncommon for bird strikes to occur near airports, but today there were three planes impacted at the same NY airport during the morning hours.

A Lovely Cheese Pizza, Just For You! September 5th is National Cheese Pizza Day!

You may enjoy sausage, pepperoni, or vegetables, but nothing beats a classic cheese pizza. September 5th marks National Cheese Pizza Day. So, enjoy a slice of cheese pizza!

Top Car Trip Games to Keep Kids Busy While Driving to the East End

While driving out East, keep your kids busy and peaceful by introducing them to various car games and other distractors.

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!

Atlantic City to Close Two Casinos in Three Days

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

Fall Farmers’ Markets on Long Island

Even as temperatures on Long Island begin to drop, many farmers' markets remain open and active.

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

Reminder: MTA Provides Service Details for Labor Day Weekend

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