Warm Winter Fun, Exciting Entertainment, News & More in January 10th's Newsletter!

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This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
January 10th
, 2013
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Perfecto Mundo
Friday, January 10th and 24th, join Perfecto Mundo for a night of fine dining and music from 7:30 - 10:30 PM, when they welcome local musician Joe Perricone!

What could make for a better night on the town than an evening filled with mouthwatering dishes and great music?

Let Perfecto Mundo help you bring the flare back to date night - join them and enjoy an evening filled with music and great eats!
For more information,
please visit their website
or call 631-864-2777.
Dear Long Islander,
The past week has brought Long Island shockingly cold winter weather, and altough today is supposed to be somewhat chilly and rainy today, things are supposed to warm up for the weekend - at least enough to somewhat thaw things out from the deep freeze! If you haven't already, be sure to check out our January Family Fun Guide - it's packed with tons of great ways to make the most of the month - even on those bitter cold days when the urge to stay warm far outways the urge to go outside.
Dix Hills PAC Presents Beginnings Play Chicago's Greatest Hits
Saturday, February 1st at 7:30 PM
If you love the music of Chicago, then you're in luck! On Saturday, February 1st at 7:30 PM, Beginnings will be performing all of Chicago's Greatest Hits at the Dix Hills Performing Arts Center! This concert is sure to be a ton of fun, and is a can't-miss event for classic rock lovers here on Long Island. Ticket prices run $25 to $35 - a great value for a night of entertainment! Whether you're planning a special date, or you're simply looking for a great concert to attend, give Dix Hills PAC a call today to reserve your tickets, and let Beginnings rock your winter!
For more information, please visit their website, or call 631-656-2148.
Hot Off the Presses
LongIsland.com's January Family Fun Guide
Make the Most Out of the Winter Weather This Month!
Kick the New Year into high gear with some fun-filled winter activities the whole family will enjoy. From hockey and ice skating to creating arts and crafts, the New Year is filled with a ton of things to do to keep you busy, and we’ve got the highlights for the month all here! Whether it’s some adventure or simply quality time with the family you’re looking for in 2014, you’re in luck - this guide is packed with family fun, exciting events and more!
Local Headlines
Cuomo’s State of the State Address: Education, Taxes, Medical Marijuana, and Reform
Dating Site Predator Arrested in Roosevelt after Robbing Three
SCPD on the Lookout for Suspect Responsible for More Than a Dozen Robberies
Purchase Forever Stamps before Price of Stamps Increase on Jan. 26
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Watermill Caterers Present Their Bridal Showcase & Gala
Don't Miss This Two Night Event on January 27th & 28th
Brides to be - you won't want to miss this! On January 27th and 28th at 6:30PM, Watermill Caterers of Smithtown will open their doors for an amazing Bridal Showcase and Gala! You won't want to miss a night of amazing wedding planning, where you'll be able to tour the magnificent Watermill Caterers, meet local wedding, vendors, and plan your whole wedding in just one night! There will be a variety of wedding vendors both nights, including bands, DJs, florists, invitations, hair & make-up specialists, limousines, hotels, clergy, photographers and more! There will also be live band and DJ performances, as well as spectacular raffles and prizes throughout the night! If you're planning a Long Island wedding, then you won't want to miss this one - register today!
For more information & to register,
visit thier website, or call 631-724-3242.
This Week's Best Long Island Events 
Family Adventures: Deer Detectives
Bring the whole family down to the Connetquot River State Park Preserve in Great River this Sunday, January 12th to become a detective! The "detectives" will be exploring the ways of the white-tailed deer and putting their knowledge to the test outdoors searching for clues the deer have left behind. The adventure will begin at 2:30 PM and is especially ideal for children ages 5 and up. Please call  631-581-1072 for pricing and to reserve your spot.

38th Annual Doll, Teddy Bear & Collectible Toy Show & Sale
The Patchogue Doll Fanciers Club of Long Island is sponsoring a Doll, Teddy Bear & Collectible Toy Show & Sale this Sunday, January 12th from 10AM-4 PM. Don't miss out on this 38th annual show and sale held at the UPSKY Long Island Hotel. The show will feature a doll competition open to the public including antiques, modern and children's categories. Enjoy the day viewing some of these special and rare dolls, both old and new! Show is $7 admission, $6 for seniors and free for children under 12. Call 631-543-3499 if you have any questions.

Saltwater Stories: Catch the Spirit
Explore the maritime culture of Long Island together as a family, this weekend January 11th & 12th at the Long Island Children's Museum. Learn about history, cuisine, dishing, ecology, arts and crafts while meeting with folk artists that will educate you on the traditional ways of life. The artists will be discussing how it has helped shape the economic and cultural development of Long Island and the animals that are living in its waterways. The program is free with museum admission and will be available from 12:30-4:00 PM. Please call 516-224-5800 with any questions.

Field Trip to Capri Lake & Captree State Park
Enjoy a fun-filled day on a field trip to Capri Lake & Captree State Park this Sunday, January 12th with the Huntington-Oyster Bay Audubon Society. Have the chance to take a look at the assortment of winter waterfowl and maybe even some Monk Parakeets! After, take a short drive over to Captree to see what winter visitors await. Please meet in the Capri Lake parking lot and register ahead of time. For pricing and other information please call 631-885-1881.
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