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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Summer Of Love Goes To The Dogs (And Cats)

This summer, love is in the air, and if you listen closely, so are the barks and meows coming from the Hempstead Town Animal Shelter, where cuddly cats and dogs are waiting for a permanent...

Grand Central Dining

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Board next week will consider a proposal for a 16,000-square-foot food hall, restaurant and take-out venue in Grand Central Terminal to be operated by Claus Meyer, the world-renowned restaurateur who,...

Zac Brown In Forest Hills: Getting There

If your weekend plans include taking in Saturday’s Zac Brown Band concert – MTA Long Island Rail Road and New York City Transit are the quickest and most convenient ways to get you to Forest...

Rockmitzvah: Where Ritual Meets Rebellion

Most music you hear at a bar or bat mitzvah is the usual mix of standard party fare (Kool and the Gang’s "Celebration" anyone?) or more contemporary pop like Katie Perry, Miley Cyrus or Justin...

IKEA Home Tour 2014

Have a home design challenge that you have not been able to tackle? Ever walked through an IKEA store, looked at the room settings and wished IKEA could make your space look like that? With...

Check It Out: June 18-24

  June 19 Westbury Lucinda Williams @ The Space at Westbury 250 Post Ave. 8 p.m. $60, $40 DOS. 800-745-3000 www.thespaceatwestbury.com Light and frothy has never been Lucinda Williams’ way, so it’s no surprise that on her tenth studio outing, 2011’s...

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 her annual event which recently took place. "WOW  sums up our charity...

The Black Keys: Turning Blue With Help From Danger Mouse

The Black Keys — Turn Blue (Nonesuch) — For the Black Keys, who have been inextricably linked with the White Stripes due to the pair of band’s two-people lineups, success has not only earned them...

Special Needs Laxers Suit Up

For many people, lacrosse's ground zero can be found in Garden City. One reason is that every year, the village of Garden City hosts  the Annual Jay Gallagher Tournament. The non-profit Jay Gallagher Memorial Foundation...

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Emergency Preparedness Workshop For Nursing Homes

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Nassau County Executive Updates Public On Coronavirus

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Choo Choo Choose This Model Train Exhibit

Trainville Hobby Depot will host a free Model Train Exhibit to benefit the Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged on Saturday,...

Walt Whitman Birthplace Association Honors Dana Gioia

The Walt Whitman Birthplace Association (WWBA) is proud to award California Poet Laureate Dana Gioia as its 2016 Champion of Literacy on Sunday, April...

Autism-Friendly Performance And Workshops

In collaboration with Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, members of the Parsons Dance company will implement workshops for fourth- and fifth-grade students with...
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