Long Island Arts & Culture News Coverage
FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of southern Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and
southeast New York, including the following areas, in southern
Connecticut, Northern Fairfield, Northern Middlesex, Northern New
Haven, Northern New London, Southern Fairfield, Southern
Middlesex, Southern New Haven and Southern New London. In
northeast New Jersey, Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, Eastern
Passaic, Eastern Union, Hudson, Western Bergen, Western Essex,
Western Passaic and Western Union. In southeast New York, Bronx,
Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Northeast Suffolk,
Northern Nassau, Northern Queens, Northern Westchester, Northwest
Suffolk, Orange, Putnam, Richmond (Staten Island), Rockland,
Southeast Suffolk, Southern Nassau, Southern Queens, Southern
Westchester and Southwest Suffolk.
* From 8 PM EDT this evening through Tuesday afternoon.
* A rapidly developing low pressure system south of Long Island is
expected to produce heavy rainfall across the region. Rainfall
totals of 2 to 5 inches with locally higher amounts are possible.
Rainfall rates may exceed one inch per hour at times. The heaviest
rainfall is expected to occur late tonight into Tuesday morning.
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Five Top LI Student Musicians Receive Unique Scholarship
July 16, 2013
Thanks to a Charitable grant from Bethpage Federal Credit Union, for the third year in a row, five top Long Island Music Students will have the opportunity to study and perform this summer at Usdan ...
Long Island Film Festivals for the Local Cinephile
July 13, 2013
Film festivals happening all around Long Island - for your viewing pleasure!
Long Island's 2013 4th of July Guide: Fireworks, Festivities, Food & More!
June 20, 2013
Long Islanders gather together for some of the largest celebrations in the country. With fast-approaching festivities and fireworks, don’t miss out on the fun - check out what’s happening near you and across Long Island!
Mara Sfara Brings Modern Mythology to the Bayard Cutting Arboretum
June 20, 2013
Sfara sculptures of ancient Greek figures (with a twist) have taken up residence in the newly reopened annex of the Bayard Cutting Manor House.
Mysterious Head Found on Long Island’s East End
June 05, 2013
A mysterious head has shown up outside the East Hampton Public Library, and no one has come forward to claim it or explain who, how or why it was placed there.
Long Island Art Dealer Busted for Selling Fake High-Priced Paintings and Tax Fraud
May 23, 2013
A Long Island art dealer has been busted for tax fraud and selling fake art claimed to be from famous artists. Some paintings went for sale for millions of dollars at prestigious art galleries.
How the Other Half Loves: A Play for Long Island
May 20, 2013
How the Other Half Loves comes to Long Island. This event must be part of your summer plans. With packages available, this event is one no one can afford to miss.
How to Throw A Great Gatsby Wedding!
May 17, 2013
Do you love all the parties you saw in The Great Gatsby? Check out these tips on throwing a Great Gatsby Wedding!
Memorial Day Weekend on Long Island
May 16, 2013
Memorial Day is both a time of new beginnings and a time of remembrance.
Have you Caught Gatsby Fever?
May 15, 2013
Step back in time to the Roaring Twenties on Long Island!
Hot Spots: Weekly Watch for May 13 through May 16
May 13, 2013
From interesting art exhibits, workshops to nightlight entertainment on Long Island, we have it all here!
The Garden and Contemporary Art: The Nassau County Museum
May 08, 2013
The Nassau County Museum offers garden scenery, abstract expressionist art and a delicious food. All of these activities come together to give you an awesome excuse to get out this summer without traveling too far.
Tuesday's Top 10: Celebrating Cinco de Mayo
April 30, 2013
Celebrating Cinco de Mayo is more than just tacos and tequila.
Pollock-Krasner House: Globally Recognized Artists, Natives to Long Island
April 29, 2013
If you travel to museums to stand in front of the famous Guardians of the Secret, or the many untitled pieces by Lee Krasner; if you marvel at the technique and presence of the pieces ...
William Floyd HS Teacher Eyes Guinness World Record for Ice Carving
April 24, 2013
"Nothing is going to mimic real life exactly so you have to kind of put your own thoughts into it and artistic impression into the ice," explained Mastic Beach High School teacher Rich Daly, as ...
Theater Owners Blaming R-rated Films For Lower Attendance
April 19, 2013
In a short editorial, Rob looks at the primary issue raised at this year's CinemaCon in Las Vegas.
History on Wheels: Suffolk County Historical Society's Moveable Museum
April 18, 2013
"Structures and Cultures" is a Suffolk County Historical Society exhibit featuring authentic artifacts from four nomadic tribes from around the world, along with interactive displays and videos.
Madonna Reportedly Demands Special Treatment During S. African Visit
April 10, 2013
Madonna slights Banda, makes absurd demands of government security.
Nassau Community College Hosts Sandy-Damaged Photo Restoration Event
April 07, 2013
Families can bring up to 50 photos to be scanned and restored with the help of students, professional photographers, and amateur photographers.