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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Breast Cancer Forum

Three leading specialists in the fields of medical oncology, surgical oncology and radiation oncology will present an update on advances in breast cancer diagnosis and the implications for treatment as well as research in the...

Sports Ticker: June 13

… St. John’s University senior Ryan McCormick (Middletown, NJ) was crowned the 2014 Big East Champion after an eight-stroke differential on April 29, finishing the three-day event with 13 birdies and one eagle to become...

Sports Ticker: June 6

… Having already been named America East Defensive Player of the Week for a record sixth time, senior goalie Frankie Caridi of the No. 16/15 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team is the ECAC Defensive Player...

Check It Out: June 11-17

Shred-heads everywhere no doubt salivated upon learning that the Swedish tsunami that is Yngwie Malmsteen would be touring with fellow neo-classical metal icon and former Scorpions axeman Uli John Roth.

Afghan Whigs: Back In The Saddle With Do To The Beast

Afghan Whigs — Do To the Beast (Sub Pop) —Oftentimes lumped in with the grunge music due to its association with Seattle-based Sub Pop, (who the Whigs have returned to for this comeback), the band...

2014 Belmont Stakes Media Luncheon

As Bill Murray once famously stated in Caddyshack, it's a Cinderella story. West Coast thoroughbred California Chrome, whose dam (or mother) was purchased for a mere $8,000, is poised to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed pulled it off in 1978.

2014 PCLI Awards

At the 2014 Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) Awards, Anton Community Newspapers had a grand showing, racking up a total of 10 overall awards.

Time To Make The Donuts

Friday, June 6 is officially National Donut Day. So it’s no surprise, that companies associated with these trans-fat belly bombs are hitching their wagons to this event that’s a favorite for carb lovers everywhere.

Check It Out: May 7-13

May 10 & 11 NYC HAIM @ Terminal 5, 610 W. 56th St. 8 p.m. $25. 212-582-6600 www.terminal5nyc.com With their surname doubling as the group name, sisters Danielle, Alana and Este somehow managed to mix the disparate influence of Fleetwood Mac, Destiny’s Child and ’80s synth-pop



Snake Theft, Fire House Crash In New Hyde Park

An Albany woman was charged with reckless endangerment on August 4, after police say she drove over the center median on Jericho Turnpike in...

Prepare Your Budget For Closing Costs When Buying A Home

Imagine the frustration that would follow if you spent hours planning and narrowing in on a dream home only to find out that you...

Coca-Cola Summer Cocktails

The cold, crisp refreshing drink of everyone’s youth can now be enjoyed as a grown up beverage. Introduced by Coca-Cola Company USA, these cocktails...

Long Island Private Golf Courses

Click here for a list of Long Island Public Golf Practice Ranges Click here for a list of Long Island Public Golf Courses Baiting Hollow Club 100 Club...

Nassau County Offers Bilingual Lifesaving Heroin Overdose Seminar

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano and the Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs invite residents to attend the county’s first free Bilingual Overdose Prevention...