Dave Gil de Rubio

In addition to being editor of Massapequa Observer and Hicksville News, Dave Gil de Rubio is a regular contributor to Long Island Weekly, specializing in music and sports features. He has won several awards for writing from Press Club of Long Island (PCLI).

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New Address, Same Mission For Sarah Grace Foundation

The goal of the Hicksville-based nonprofit organization is to improve the quality of life of children with cancer

Farmingdale Fitness Business Pays It Forward In The Face Of COVID-19

Guided by a firm belief that positivity is far more contagious than negativity, the Long Island business owner is continuing to spread good vibes while keeping his dream alive.

Fighting Cancer In The COVID-19 World

For the American Cancer Society (ACS), it’s a particularly dire threat to cancer patients and survivors alike, given how much more vulnerable they are to the novel coronavirus.

Angels Wear Scrubs Project

With health care workers rightfully front and center during the current pandemic, local small business owner Catherine Camisa wanted to do something to show her appreciation for the risks they’ve been taking day in and day out.

Community Rallies To Celebrate Baby’s Heartiversary

Throughout this ongoing ordeal, this young Massapequa mom has felt the combination of modern medicine and God has kept her faith.

Feeding Northwell Health’s Medical Staff

For the past two weeks, Prime Food Distributor has been delivering 50,000 Snake River Farms steaks to Northwell Health.

Baldor’s COVID-19 Business Pivot

Pandemic spurs specialty foods wholesaler to open up first-time home delivery service With the COVID-19 pandemic upending everything up to and including the economy, businesses are being forced to strategically pivot as a means of survival. To...

Law & Order: A History

How this hour-long drama revolutionized cop/lawyer procedurals Arguably one of the most influential American police procedural/legal drama series in television history, creator Dick Wolf’s Law & Order (L&O) franchise not only had a 20-year run, but...

Robbie Robertson: Cinephile

While Robbie Robertson’s early career was defined as being one of the founding members of The Band and all the monumental musical achievements they notched, the last few decades have found him indulging in his...



Troy Ramey: Finding His Voice On Long Island

Treading into the cutthroat environment that is today’s music industry is daunting under the best of circumstances. But if you have the talent and...

Hit Records: Milestones Reached By Ballplayers This Season

The Major League Baseball season is a long, arduous journey from chilly spring baseball, through sweltering summer games and finally into frosty October nights....

Spruce Up Your Guest Room For The Holidays

The holidays are typically a time for lots of merriment and cheer. They also often include an abundance of guests visiting your home, which...

Anton Classifieds—July 26-Aug 1, 2017


Elgin James Of Mayans M.C. Talks Sons Spinoff

During the seven seasons it ran, Kurt Sutter’s Sons of Anarchy was FX Network’s most successful drama series in the history of the network....