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Iconic shorts that set school subjects to music turns 50 From the first notes of the intro (As your body grows bigger/Your mind must flower/It’s great to learn/’Cause knowledge is power!) children of the ‘70s and ‘80s and beyond will recognize the...

Massapequa Everyman Steve Guttenberg Returns On Lifetime

According to his Internet Movie Data Base (IMDB) biography, Steve Guttenberg has the record for most original films to go to franchises in film history, and appearing in the most films in The Screen Actors Guild from 1980-1990, tying Gene Hackman....

James Hood’s ‘Mesmerica’

Show Comes To Vanderbilt Planetarium Beginning on Jan. 6, Long Islanders had their chance to escape reality by stepping into the Vanderbilt Museum and Reichert Planetarium in East Northport.  Long Island Weekly caught up with the musical artist behind the show, James...

Coffee Nap Comes To Industry Lounge & Gallery In Huntington

From open mics in cafes to performance venues like the Industry Lounge & Gallery in Huntington, Coffee Nap is sure making its mark on Long Island. They played at Industry on Jan. 13 as part of the Indie Rock Adjacent Show.. Interestingly,...

New Years Jam At Buddha Jams: Antigone Rising performs in concert benefiting Girls Rising

On Jan. 7, Antigone Rising, a band that has roots in Glen Cove and Sea Cliff, performed at yoga studio and event center, Buddha Jams, in Glen Cove. Joanie Leeds, who won a Grammy for Best Children’s Album with All the...

Barollo Shoes Sits At The Crossroads Of Luxury, Comfort And Style

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Las Vegas Sands Launches Website To Grow Engagement

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Long Island Weekly: A Year In Celebrity Interviews

Over the years, Long Island Weekly has managed to corral numerous celebrities from the worlds of music, television, film and publishing for some intriguing conversations. The year 2022 was no different. Here are some of the highlights. Buddy Guy The year 2023 will...

Massapequa Everyman Steve Guttenberg Returns On Lifetime

According to his Internet Movie Data Base (IMDB) biography, Steve Guttenberg has the record for most original films to go to franchises in film history, and...

New Years Jam At Buddha Jams: Antigone Rising performs in concert benefiting Girls Rising

On Jan. 7, Antigone Rising, a band that has roots in Glen Cove and Sea Cliff, performed at yoga studio and event center, Buddha Jams, in...

Coffee Nap Comes To Industry Lounge & Gallery In Huntington

From open mics in cafes to performance venues like the Industry Lounge & Gallery in Huntington, Coffee Nap is sure making its mark on Long Island....

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New Years Jam At Buddha Jams: Antigone Rising performs in concert benefiting Girls Rising

On Jan. 7, Antigone Rising, a band that has roots in Glen Cove and Sea Cliff, performed at yoga studio and event center, Buddha...

Ruth’s Chris Opens New Location On Long Island

Ruth’s Chris Steak House, famous for its unmatched dining experience and steaks served on 500-degree sizzling plates, announced its newest location in Melville, which...

Leaves Are Supposed To Fall, People Aren’t

By Allison Simms Falls may not be at the top of our minds as we consider health goals for the new year, but the probability...

Coffee Nap Comes To Industry Lounge & Gallery In Huntington

From open mics in cafes to performance venues like the Industry Lounge & Gallery in Huntington, Coffee Nap is sure making its mark on...

James Hood’s ‘Mesmerica’

Show Comes To Vanderbilt Planetarium Beginning on Jan. 6, Long Islanders had their chance to escape reality by stepping into the Vanderbilt Museum and Reichert...

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