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The Ultimate Guide to Winter Dining on Long Island

Oconee East Restaurant (749 Main St., Islip): Chef Bill Thompson is responsible for this restaurant’s attractive holiday offerings. Above every table and booth is any mix of giant Christmas balls, artificial poinsettia leaves, snow, and…

An antique store on Long Island that hosts a sale of Christmas decorations from the 1940s onwards

If you are looking for vintage Christmas decorations and decorations, Rosie’s Vintage holiday pop-up sale is the place to be. In addition to ornaments sold individually or in packages, this classic Huntington Christmas shop features…

Patti Lupone returns home to Broadway and Lee

The last time Patti LoBone stopped at her hometown of Northport was in the summer of 2020. She and her husband, Matt Johnston, were heading to Sag Harbor to visit her older cousin, who was…

Empty shelves, shipping delays: Pharmacists feel supply chain problems

Pharmacists on Long Island say they are dealing with longer waiting times for medical equipment and a smaller stock of common over-the-counter drugs, mainly due to a supply chain crisis that has halted the movement…

Whitman vs. Masabeca: Two Powers Battle for the Long Island Title

The Massapequa football team has not played in a Long Island Class I championship game since 1998. Whitman’s football team did not attend the Long Island Championships. They will gather at noon on Friday to…

How a one-handed TD fishing turned Whitman into a believer

Whitman football coach Ruben Rosa easily identified the moment when his program turned into a winner. “It happened in an almost impossible hunt that you had to imagine to believe,” he said. “A one-handed grab…

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade returns, full of crowds

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, which was canceled a year ago due to the coronavirus pandemic, is back. Hoisting his father’s shoulders behind barricades on Sixth Avenue near 41st Street, James Basnat of Huntington, 3, shrieked…

God Squad: Heather Sticky Wing, Midrash Hanukkah

On the sixth day of creation, God told the angels, “I think I will make a cow.” And the angels said, “What do we care? Go make one now.” Then God created some rats, and…

Florida man arrested in drugstore robbery from Stop & Shop

Suffolk County police on Wednesday arrested a Florida man in a burglary at an East Northport Stop and Shop pharmacy earlier this week. Police said early Thursday morning that Eduardo Martinez, 33, of West Palm…

In Huntington, free holiday parking will be shorter this year

The parking meter fee holiday will be shorter this year in downtown Huntington. The city council has approved a decision to waive the parking fee set in the downtown Huntington shopping district between December 16…

Long Island restaurants with fire pits

When the temperature drops, fire pits heat up—particularly in the courtyards of restaurants and hotels all over Long Island. External (and socially distant) settings are sure to be popular the garden (739 Main Road, Aquebogue):…

The Huntington Woman Celebrates 40 Years of Leading a Turkey Trot at Annual Thanksgiving

Early on Thanksgiving morning, Huntington resident Pia Hartigan will be where she has been for the past 40 years, and it’s not in her kitchen. That comes later. At 7 a.m., you’ll reach the starting…

Suffolk Police said a man was carrying a pharmacy inside the East Northport Stop & Shop

Suffolk police said they are looking for a man who robbed a pharmacy Monday inside the East Northport Stop & Shop. At 12:30 p.m., according to the police, the suspect entered the store on Fort…

Huntington officials at odds over OAJ’s annual review

A Huntington commission that hears some cases of code violations will undergo an internal annual review to analyze its effectiveness, despite the objections of city superintendent Chad Lupinaci. The city council agreed to allow city…

Gridiron Greats: Top Performers From This Week’s Conference Finals

Nicholas BotoneWhitman He completed 10 of 18 passes for 187 yards and three touchdowns to lead Whitmer to their first Suffolk Division I title in 37 years with a 42-7 victory over three-time champion Floyd.…