Islanders Owner Charles Wang Dies

Charles Wang, former majority owner of the New York Islanders, founder of CA Technologies and active philanthropist, died on Sunday at his home in...

Mush! Doggies, Mush!

Just 55 minutes ago, New Yorker Peter Reuter and more than 70 other mushers began their journey in the famed Iditarod dog sled race across...

Hicksville’s Parker Comes East

Soccer standout makes home debut March 10 Hicksville native Tim Parker, 25, will make his home debut with the New York Red Bulls this Saturday,...

SASS Hits A Home Run

The SASS Foundation for Medical Research, Inc., with the help of local high school baseball teams, sponsored a special campaign for Mother’s Day: “Hit...

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....

A Giant Hill To Climb

When I went to Giants training camp on the morning of Aug. 1, the sky over the Quest Diagnostic Training Center in East Rutherford,...

World Leaders On The Ball

Randy Kaplan has an enormous collection of signed baseballs. But the twist on his hobby is that these are not of famous athletes, but...

New Stadium Honors Fallen Alumni

  Though it had already hosted the series of lacrosse games during the regular season this past spring, Chaminade High School’s new Gold Star Stadium...

The Long Hurrah: The Irish In Sports

They don’t call them “the Fighting Irish” for nothing. For more than a century, Irish-American coaches and players have given sports fans a lifetime...

Saluting Hispanic Athletic Greats

Last week, Long Island Weekly saluted the numerous Italian-American greats in American sports. This week, we do the same for Hispanic-American athletes. The Hispanic tradition...

Must-See Classes At Famed Show Jumping Competition

With the Longines Masters of New York riding into New York at the end of the month, you’re guaranteed four days of nonstop, heart-pounding...

Shark Angling For Conservation

It seems that bunker and mackerel fish were Long Island sharks’ breakfast of choice, luring in the 280-pound winning thresher shark in this weekend’s...

Long Island Fishing Report—May 12, 2016

It seems there is a steady supply of a variety of fish across most of Long Island up to this week. Although the on...

2018 Volleyball Season On Long Island

With summer fast approaching, many sports leagues are starting up to keep you busy during the long season. One of the most popular sports...

LI’s Weidman Headlining Coliseum’s First-Ever UFC Card

Baldwin native Chris Weidman was twice an All-American wrestler at Hofstra University so his Saturday, July 22, main event match at NYCB LIVE, home...

Charles In Charge

With the New York Knicks ferociously underachieving this season after having spent the off-season throwing money at the likes of Derrick Rose and Joakim...

Least Graceful Coaching Exits: NY Knicks Edition

With Derek Fisher being shown the door as New York Knicks head coach and fellow Laker Kurt Rambis taking over as interim coach, all...

Long Island’s Largest Turkey Trot Marks 40th Anniversary

Garden City's Thanksgiving Day road race is now accepting registrations Long Island’s largest Thanksgiving Day road race will mark its 40th anniversary this November in...

Remembering The Babe: The Face Of America

“A Great Man. A Great Ball Player. A Great American.” So reads the modest, yet succinct plaque to George Herman (“Babe”) Ruth at Yankee Stadium’s...

Barclays Back At Bethpage

The Barclays is one of the most sought-after titles on the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) tour. Originally, The Westchester Classic, the tournament took off...

Stay Connected

1,706FansLike
522FollowersFollow
978FollowersFollow
14SubscribersSubscribe

Local Fire Damage Specialist Offers Families Safe Holiday Cooking Tips

Startling statistics underscore the need for caution in the kitchen Holiday party planning begins now for many families, and Daniel Wallace of SERVPRO of Great...