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    Long Island Facts

    If you live on Long Island then chances are you know about its many great beaches, countless delectable pizzerias, and nearly infinite array of local delis and bagel shops, but there’s a lot more to LI than just scenic state ...

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    Long Island Main Street Festivals - Nassau & Suffolk Street Fairs

    There are a lot of reasons for Long Islanders to love their towns—we have many great school districts, a ton of delicious restaurants, beautiful beaches, and all sorts of fun things to do all year long. When the weather gets ...

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    Senior Services on Long Island

    Senior Services on Long Island Fortunately for aging Long Islanders who can no longer live at home but want to stay close to their families, there are many local senior services available that can help in this process. The following ...

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    Winter Storm Juno

    Winter Storm Juno

    Check out these great snapshots of Winter Storm Juno, and see how the snowfall around Long Island compared to your neighborhood!

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    Skateboarding on Long Island

      Many Long Islanders, young and old, enjoy more than bicycling or ice skating, they enjoy skateboarding. Skateboarding has become increasingly popular among youth and many seem to want to skateboard all over the island. In 2007, legislation passed about ...

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    Free Things to Do on Long Island

    Long Islanders know it doesn’t have to cost and arm and a leg to have fun locally.  There are plenty of exciting free activities taking place year-round on Long Island, and the beautiful scenery beckons visitors by the thousands to ...

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    About Long Island

    The Montauk Lighthouse is an iconic image of Long Island.  About Long Island, New York Long Island New York is the largest island adjoining the contiguous United States, extending approximately 118 miles east-northeast from the mouth of the Hudson River. ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Thursday, February 9th, 2017

    A plowed road on Long Island. Photo by Judy Schwarz-Michalski Due to the Winter Weather Conditions outside, many Long Island students will be enjoying a snowday at home today, or a delayed start, instead of taking their usual bus in to school. ...

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    Long Island's 2020 Summer Concert Series

    Summer Concerts are a great way to have an evening of fun with the whole family - for free!   Summertime on Long Island means you won’t have to search far and wide to find live musical performances. There are ...

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    2014 School Budget Vote Results for Long Island, New York

    Nassau County School District Results   School District Passed / Failed Votes Yes - No Baldwin School District Passed 1857-692 Bellmore School District Passed 618-241 Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District Passed 2744-1287 Bethpage School District Passed 938-319 Carle Place School ...

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    LongIsland.com's 2015 Haunted House Reviews

    October is here, and for Long Islanders who love big thrills & chills, it couldn't come soon enough! Across the Island, Haunted Houses and Halloween Attractions are opening their doors, and letting in only those who are brave enough to ...

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    2013 School Budget Vote Results for Long Island, New York

    Looking for the 2014 Budget Vote Results? Click Here! Nassau County School District Results   School District Passed / Failed Votes Yes - No Baldwin School District Failed 1945-1538 Bellmore School District Passed 806-354 Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District Passed ...

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    Long Island Zip Codes

    With more people utilizing GPS Devices in lieu of maps, having the correct Zip Code for your destination is more valuable than ever before. With dozens of towns, hamlets, and villages on Long Island, many of which have similar names, ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

    Cleaning up after the storm in Commack. Photo by LongIsland.com Staffer. Though only a small amount of snow had fallen by the time most school districts would have started the day, icy conditions and the threat of more snow and ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Sunday, January 24th, 2016

    With Winter Storm Jonas having blanketed Long Island and New York City with record-setting snowfall, many Long Island students will be enjoying a snow day at home today, or a delayed start, instead of taking their usual bus into school. For ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Friday, February 5th, 2016

    Snow weighing down the trees in Suffolk County on February 5th, 2016. Photo sent in by LongIsland.com Reader Remie S.   For Long Islanders hoping that Winter Storm Jonas was going to be the last of the snow for the ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Monday, January 25th, 2016

    Though Winter Storm Jonas left the Long Island area by early Sunday, its effects are still being felt as we begin another work/school week. With some towns experiencing over two feet of snowfall, including Hicksville's 29.6 inches and Commack's 26.5 ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Friday, February 10th, 2017

    Thursday's snowstorm left icy roads behind on Friday. Photo by Kelly Tenny. Though the snow may have stopped on Thursday, many Long Island students will be enjoying a snowday or a delayed start today, instead of taking their usual bus ...

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    Famous Long Islanders - The Scoop on Celebs Hailing from LI

    (from top left to right) Billy Joel, Bill O'Reilly, LL Cool J, and Debbie Gibson. (from bottom left to right) Billy Crystal, Mariah Carey, and Lara Spencer. Photo credits indicated below with each Famous Long Islander.   Many Long Islanders ...

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    Long Island School Closures for Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

    A heavy snow fell in West Islip. Photo by LongIsland.com Staffer. Despite the fact that snowfall totals were nowhere near as high as originally feared, most schools around Long Island closed for the storm that hit the region on Tuesday, ...