Articles Tagged ‘history’

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Book Review: Oheka Castle, Gold Coast, Fire Island

IMAGES OF AMERICA SERIES: OHEKA CASTLE, GOLD COAST, FIRE ISLAND Arcadia Publishing Some of Long Island’s ritziest and most photogenic regions recently got close-ups in…



Jazz legend John Colrtane's former home in Dix Hills, which is currently undergoing preservation efforts, was the birthplace of one of the greatest albums in jazz history, A Love Supreme

Dix Hills Coltrane Home Restoration Seeks Funds

Though renowned American jazz artist John Coltrane has gained worldwide…



Car Island: The Intersection of Automobile and Long Island History

Between the hours of 7 and 9 a.m. and 5 and 7 p.m., the Long Island Expressway becomes the East Coast’s largest parking lot. That’s…