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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON * WHAT...Coastal Flood Advisory for minor coastal flooding during
the times of high tide this morning into early afternoon.
* WHERE...Southwestern Suffolk County.
* WHEN...For the Coastal Flood Advisory, from 8 AM to 2 PM EDT
* IMPACTS...Flooding of lots, parks, and roads with only
isolated road closures expected.
* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Shallow flooding is expected in the
most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline.
Expect around 1 to 1 1/2 feet of inundation above ground level
in low lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying
property including parking lots, parks, lawns and
homes/businesses with basements near the waterfront will
experience shallow flooding.
* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Breaking waves of 4 to 6 ft along the
Atlantic ocean beachfront will likely result in beach erosion
during the times of high tide, but dune impacts appear limited.
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Inspired by separation, Oakdale’s Seth Buckley performed his song for friends and fans on Facebook and YouTube.
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We dug into the archives to find some great old time pics from Camp Upton on Long Island.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo just announced for 100% of the non-essential workforce to stay home in New York State.
History: Old Pics of LILCO
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We searched the archives for some old pictures of one of Long Island's very first major utility companies.
National Bubble Week Starts March 15, 2020
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Bubbles are fun for kids of every age. Get out there and have some fun with the weather looking more like Spring and with National Bubble Week arriving with these activities!
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We compiled these historical and fun facts about the once-in-four-year (almost) phenomenon.
History: Old Time Pictures of Potato Farming on Long Island
February 20, 2020
Martin and Anna Wesnofske came from Poland in the 1800s and began a potato farming family legacy on Long Island.
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Signature Event: 13th Annual Winterfest
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The 13th Annual Winterfest is about to get started on Long Island’s East End. This five-week, mid-winter festival will take place on both the North and South Forks of Long Island, showcasing the region’s unique ...
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Charity Art Auction to Benefit Australian Wildfire Relief
January 21, 2020
Three Kings Tattoo LI in Merrick will be hosting a silent charity art auction to benefit the Australian wildfire relief on Saturday, January 25 at 8 p.m.
Letters from Anne Frank and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Performance
January 07, 2020
Congregation Beth Ohr in Bellmore in conjunction with the Church of the Transfiguration of Freeport present the theatrical performance, “Letters from Anne Frank and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,” on Sunday, January 12.
The Long Island Accent: What Do You Think About How We Tawk?
January 06, 2020
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We compiled a list of things you can put on your New Year's resolution list.
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December 26, 2019
Viral fan favorite character from Star Wars TV show popping up across the Island.
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Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list with our holiday gift guide!
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Bid farewell to the 2010s with one of the exciting events taking place on Long Island!