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We've got the scoop on beating the heat, and all the best things to do this weekend on Long Island!






This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
June 22nd, 2012
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Ready Riders
The weather has warmed up, and for bikers, that means one thing - kickstands up,
it's time to ride!

Before you hit the road to Sturgis, or head out on your big summer road trip, make sure to stop by Ready Riders of Dix Hills for all the parts, apparel, and accessories you need to get you where you need to go safely, and comfortably.

Stocking parts for both American & Metric Bikes,
no matter what you ride.
Need something special?
Not a problem! Ready Riders can Special Order whatever you need to get your ride running right.

THey also stock a full line of Red Wing Boots, Helmets, Jackets & Apparel.

Make sure to come by this Saturday between 11 - 4 for their Summer Open House!

For more info,
please visit their website
or call 631-262-0600
Dear Long Islander,


Things are starting to really heat up on Long Island as we inch closer and closer to July. This month started out with the chill of Spring still in the air, but the past week has seen the temperatures rise to the mid-90s, and it is truly beginning to feel like summer has begun. Wednesday the 20th was the first official calendar day of Summer - and thankfully, for this first upcoming Official Summer Weekend, we've got just what you're looking for - tons of Events and Excitement around Long Island. Although the weekend is not supposed to be quite the scortcher that the latter half of the week has been, it's still going to be quite hot - just the opportunity many Long Islanders have been waiting for to break out the BBQs, hit the beaches, or hop in the pool. Whether you enjoy the summer sizzle, or you're looking to beat the heat, we've got the scoop on the best ways to enjoy all Long Island has to offer for the weekend, and all summer long.
Fun in the Sun Excursions
Off Shore Excursions & Adventures to Make Summer Memorable
Looking for something unique to do this Summer with your friends and family that combines your passion for the Long Island Coast with your hunger for adventure? Let Fun in the Sun Excursions take you on the adventure of a lifetime this Summer with one of their customized excursions that is sure to help you create a lifetime of memories. Thier package options include Days of Fun such as a Hook & Cook Day asea where you feast on your catch, Family Fun in the Sun Day of swimming, clamming, fishing, and more, Sunday Brunch at Sea, and a Romantic Day Getaway - Fun in the Sun offers options to suit every group and occassion. They also offer delicious food options for your Excursion, including brown bag lunches, BBQs on the Beach, and of course thier multi-course Sunday Brunch. Next time you need a day of relaxation, don't head out of town - enjoy a day of Fun in the Sun right here on Long Island!
For more information on packages & pricing, please visit their website, or call 631-807-1318.
Hot Off the Presses
Beat the Heat! Cool Places to Chill Out on Long Island!

It's Hot, Hot, Hot - We've Got Some Fun Ways to Cool Down
The beginning of summer 2012 has already reached record high temperatures of over 90 degrees. It is extremely important to watch out for heat advisories and to keep cool in hazardous temperatures like this. However, when then the heat advisories are not in effect, it is a good idea to get out of the air conditioned house and have some summer fun! There are plenty of activities on Long Island that will allow you to enjoy the summer both indoors and outdoors while avoiding the scorching heat at the same time. Check out the full guide for some fun ideas that can help get your summer off to a great start.
To See the Gude & Read this Article in Full on, click here!
Local Headlines
The $3 Billion Tick Bite - Ina Drew's Story, & the True Cost of Lyme Disease
Long Island Rail Road Expands "Quiet Car" Program to All Branches
LI's 1st Clean Energy Park Coming to Hempstead
"Hot Dog Hooker" of Long Island Freed After 7 Day Sentance
This Week's Local News Brought to You By:
G-Vac Gutter Cleaning Service
Kick Start Your Summer Cleaning This Year with G-Vac
It's Summertime - and for many Long Islanders, this means time to enjoy thier patios & yard. Before you can enjoy the beauty and splendor of nature, making sure your house is equally attractive is quintessencial for summertime fun with family and friends. G-Vac Gutter Cleaning can make sure that your gutters are clean, and in tip-top shape for the season, and help you get rid of any debris that are still left from the winter and spring. In addition to making your home more aestetically pleasing, having your gutters cleaned will ensure that your roof is safer, and pest-free - giving you less to worry about this summer. G-Vac''s powerful cleaning system utilizes wet-dry technology, so removal of wet and dry materials is easier than ever before. Call G-Vac today to schedule your Summer Appointment!
For more info, please visit their website, call 877-703-GVAC (4822).
This Week's Best Long Island Events 

Summer Open House at Ready Riders
Kickstands Up! This Saturday, from 11 AM - 4 PM, hop on the bike, and ride on down to Ready Riders Motorcycle Apparel & Accessories Store in Dix Hills for their Summer Open House. In addition to tons of great Seasonal Sales, there will be refreshments, raffles, and on-site demos by the Long Island Drag Specialties Rep. Come enjoy an afternoon of riding, food, and fun - a great way to kick off the summer!

Kings Park Farmer's Market Kicks Off 2012
This Sunday from 9 AM - 2 PM, the Kings Park Farmers Market will kick off thier 2012 Season at the Municiple Lot on 25A located next to the Kings Park Library. With dozens of local vendors featuring produce, cheeses, baked goods, meat, fish, and more, this is one market you won't want to miss. This event will be happening every upcoming Sunday until November 18th. Come out & support local grown!

Summer Music Series at the Sag Harbor Whaling Museum
Love music? This Saturday evening from 5 - 7 PM, come out to the Whaling Museum in Sag Harbor for thier Summer Music Series Featuring Dick Johansson & The Highlanders, with special guest Gene Casey. Tickets are $20 for 21+, and include an open bar, and $10 for folks under 21. Come out and enjoy a relaxing evening of good tunes and fun this weekend!


Macabre Faire Film Festival
All weekend long, the Mill River Manor Best Western in Rockville Centre will be hosting the Macabre Faire Film Festival - featuring spooking cinema with the theme of the Roaring 20s. Tickets are $10 - $40, depending on how many days & films you'll be attending, and patrons are encouraged to dress up in the Macabre 20s theme. Most of the films are rated R, and Friday & Saturday night's showings are 18+.


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Thank you for reading - If you find this newsletter helpful, make sure to forward it to friends, relatives and fellow Long Islanders. Have a happy and safe weekend and tell 'em you read about it in the Newsletter!

The Team




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