Articles Tagged ‘Bethpage State Park’

Quiksilver Pro New York Surf Competition - Long Island Press Cover Story - Volume 9, Issue 34

The Quiksilver Pro New York Surf Competition Comes To Long Beach

In the block between Balaram Stack’s home and the beach where…

Paola Perez, left, and her partner Linda Collazo, dressed as bride and groom, march in the annual Gay Pride parade in Greenwich Village, Sunday, June 26, 2011 in New York. One of the world's oldest and largest gay pride parades was expected to become a victory celebration Sunday after New York's historic decision to legalize same-sex marriage.  The law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday doesn't take effect for 30 days. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Town of Brookhaven to Offer Marriage Licenses Sunday

The town of Brookhaven will open their clerk’s office on…

New York gay marriage

Carlyle on the Green to Host Free Gay Marriage Weddings

Less than a week after New York State approved same-sex…

Michael P. Murphy 5K Run/Walk Remembers Medal of Honor Recipient

Sunday 9.19 BETHPAGE 5K Run and Walk to Honor Lt. Michael P. Murphy @ Bethpage State Park Polo Field 99 Quaker Meeting House Rd. 516-520-2301….

Running on Hope

Running the ING New York City marathon on Sunday, Smithtown resident Michael LaForgia hoped to beat his best marathon time—4 hours and 55 minutes. With a finish time of 6 hours, 20 minutes, he didn’t meet that goal but was elated nonetheless. The Big Apple race was his first marathon as a double-amputee, after contracting bacterial meningitis in 2005.

“I really, really wanted to do better, but considering where I’ve come from and the condition of my right leg, I’m pleased that I finished,” LaForgia said

Contractor Pleads Guilty in US Open Worker Ripoff

A Brooklyn contractor admitted Monday to exploiting its employees at professional golf’s 2009 U.S. Open at Bethpage State Park. SB Waterproofing, Inc. pleaded guilty in…