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Why a Long Island Ducks Game is the Ideal Summer Activity

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jul 18, 2018 9:00:00 AM

For us New Yorkers, you’re either a Yankees or Mets fan, there’s no in between. However, out here on Long Island, there’s also another independent baseball team that we can all get behind: the Ducks. So, this summer, head on out to Bethpage Ballpark in Central Islip to see the Long Island Ducks in action.

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Topics: Long Island Fun, Sports

Scenic Fire Island Restaurants for a Delicious Seaside Meal

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jul 11, 2018 9:00:00 AM

It’s no surprise that Fire Island has some of the most gorgeous, pristine beaches on all of Long Island. But, did you know that it’s also home to a flourishing food scene? Some of the top chefs and restauranteurs have decided to take their talents to this beach-bum paradise for their own spin on some local favorites. So, next time you’re in the area and searching for a great meal, visit one of these tasty Fire Island restaurants.

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Topics: Food & Drink, Fire Island, restaurants

Visit the Great South Bay Music Festival for an Epic Concert

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jul 4, 2018 9:00:00 AM

The 12th annual Great South Bay Music Festival in Patchogue is the largest four-day “America-Themed” music, art and cultural family event on Long Island. If this sounds like something you might be interested in, here’s everything that you need to know.

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Topics: Long Island Festivals, Concerts

Why Long Island Wine Country is the Next Napa Valley

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jun 27, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Long Islanders have become spoiled with how many quality vineyards and wineries are located nearby. Besides Napa Valley, Long Island wine country has slowly been making a name for itself with vineyards like Macari and Jamesport. In fact, the East End has become one of the most recognizable regions in the entire country because of its out-of-this-world wines.

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Topics: Food & Drink, Long Island Vineyards

4th of July Events to Celebrate the Anniversary of America

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jun 20, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Every year on the 4th of July, families and friends get together across the United States for picnics, barbecues and, of course, fireworks. However, there are plenty of other local events celebrating the anniversary of our country’s founding. So, without any further ado, here are some of the absolute best 4th of July events on Long Island.

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Topics: Long Island Fun, Holiday, Jones Beach

Terrific Long Island Golf Courses that are a Hole-in-One

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jun 13, 2018 9:00:00 AM

With the U.S. Open Championship heading out to Shinnecock Hills this weekend, golf is back in the spotlight. Long Island’s luscious sprawling hills and bumpy sea coasts make the area as good of a golf destination as any. However, with over 140 courses, it can be difficult to choose the right one. So, here are our top public Long Island golf courses for players of any level.

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Topics: Sports, Long Island Parks, outdoors

Treat your Dad to a Special Father’s Day Brunch in our Area

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jun 6, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Father’s Day, which takes place on Sunday, June 17, is all about showing your dad how much he means to you. In addition to an amazing gift, he might also like to go out for a special Father’s Day brunch on Long Island.

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Topics: Holiday, father's day, brunch

Why Belmont Stakes 2018 is the Biggest Race of the Year

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 23, 2018 9:00:00 AM

The Belmont Stakes, the third and final leg of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, is one of the world’s biggest horse races. The Belmont Stakes 2018 will be held on Saturday, June 9 at Belmont Park in Elmont. This year, Justify, with jockey Mike Smith, looks to become the thirteenth horse to ever complete the Triple Crown sweep and etch its name into history. If you’re looking to attend this historic race, here’s everything that you need to know.

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Topics: Long Island, Long Island Events

The Best Memorial Day Events for the Big Holiday Weekend

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 16, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Here in America, Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday in May and honors all of the fallen men and women of the U.S. military. It also happens to be the symbolic end of spring and beginning of the summer season. So, in order to properly celebrate the holiday weekend, here are some of the top Memorial Day events in our area.

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Topics: Long Island Fun, Holiday, Family

Introducing the New Taxi App from All Island Transportation

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 9, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Long gone are the days of untrustworthy, anonymous, overpriced ride sharing apps. Recently, All Island Transportation unveiled their brand-new ride hailing app. For the first time, All Island’s loyal customers will be able to conveniently order a vehicle right to their location.

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Topics: Long Island Transportation

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