Articles Tagged ‘Amityville’

Hundreds of people swarmed a Hess gas station on Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst on foot and by car Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 to get as much fuel as they could as temperatures continued to drop and more than 700,000 residents remained without heat or electricity one week after Hurricane Sandy wreaked devastation across the Northeast. It was a familiar scene across Long Island. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Gas Crisis: Promises and Hope

Much-needed gasoline deliveries began trickling into fuel-starved communities across Long Island throughout the weekend as temperatures plummeted and lengthy gas lines continued to expand. The…



The scene outside Checkers Drive-In on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa following a visit from Hurricane Sandy. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Press Editor: We’re Here For You

It’s an eerie feeling, driving from town to town, village…



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Long Island Haunts: 13 Creepiest Haunted Places on Long Island

Originally the ancestral home of Native Americans and later settled…



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Long Island Restaurant Week: Prix Fixe At Its Finest

Sunday 11.7 through Sunday 11.14 Long Island Restaurant Week A Google search for “Long Island restaurant” returns more than 10 million results, and with openings,…



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Lost Girls: When Women Go Missing on LI Some Matter, Prostitutes Don’t

Where is Megan Waterman and Why Does No One Seem…



Fire in Amityville Shopping Center Takes Hours To Extinguish

A fire at an Amityville shopping center took nearly seven hours to extinguish. Firefighters from seven Long Island fire departments responded to the blaze, which…