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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Planning For The Future

Garbarino has hand in proposed bipartisan small business succession legislation According to a survey conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank, three out of every 10 small businesses in the U.S. say they likely won’t survive 2021...

All The World’s A Stage

Great Neck producers use BroadwayHD to bring live theater to the masses You can say that theater is in Stewart F. Lane’s blood. The proud Great Neck High School North alum has spent the past four...

Farmingdale’s Home Decor Ground Zero

Avanti Furniture celebrates 56 years of business In the world of high-end interior design, Farmingdale doesn’t exactly jump out as a place where you would expect to find a business that caters to this particular industry....

Rock & Roll Redemption

Byrds founding member sets record straight with new memoir On the back of Chris Hillman’s new memoir Time Between: My Life As a Byrd, Burrito Brothers, and Beyond, the septuagenarian’s late friend Tom Petty is quoted...

Taking Flight With Chris Hillman’s Favorite Songs

If Gram Parsons is considered by many to be the patron saint of Americana, the argument can be made that former bandmate Chris Hillman is a solid cornerstone of the genre. While the California native...

Flag Football Field General

Local quarterback to play in international tournaments When Brian Alfieri steps onto the field as the starting quarterback for the U.S. Men’s Flag National Team in Spain this Oct. 6, it’ll be the culmination of...

Paying It Forward With Friends & Angels

How a Farmingdale teacher gives back to kids with cancer Tracy Vicere is a survivor. What else would you call someone who beat both Hodgkin’s Disease Stage 3A and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Stage 1A at the age...

Where Fine Art And Music Meet

Museum and philharmonic enter cultural partnership Massapequa Philharmonic music director David Bernard is of the firm belief that his organization is a leader in contributing to the cultural fabric of Long Island. So when the pandemic...

Year In Review 2020: PPE

PPE. Prior to COVID-19, this shorthand for personal protective equipment was merely an acronym whose meaning was mostly known only to medical workers. But once the pandemic hit, its scarcity in hospitals, nursing homes, myriad...

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Jammin’ Out with Classic Clapton

Having been members of the Long Island music scene for quite some time, singer Glen Godman, drummer Curt Arnel, well-known keyboardist Roast Beef Joe...

Cheers!

Entertain in style with these indoor bars Enjoy happy hour any time with our designers’ cabinet selections that store all of your guests’ favorite libations. Nanette...

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....

LEGO Robotics Camp

The Cradle of Aviation Museum is hosting LEGO Robotics Camp for children on Tuesday, Feb. 17 through Thursday, Feb. 19 from 9 a.m. to...

Ann Liguori Charity Golf Classic 2014

 With picture perfect weather, magnificent views, and a sold-out event, Westhampton’s Ann Liguori, radio and television sports personality, was thrilled with the outcome of...
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