Articles Tagged ‘Summer’


Independence Day: Fourth of July Events on Long Island 2012

Fourth of July falls on a Wednesday this year which…

Daylight Saving Time 2011: Daylight Saving Time is Sunday

Get ready to lose an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time is Sunday so prepare your clocks to move forward. Moving the clock forward on…


Long Island’s Summer Camps

The bus is late. And Joshua is not a happy camper. He’s standing on his tippy toes at the very edge of his driveway, peering…

National Ice Cream Day 2010

It’s National Ice Cream Day. It’s also National Ice Cream Month. So, without any further ado, let’s get on with it. Here are 25 places…

Book Reviews: Not Just Beach Reads

Summer may be the season of beach reads, but these books would be good any time of year. Including: The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman, The Cookbook Collector by Allegra Goodman, and How I Made It to Eighteen: A Mostly True Story by Tracy White.

Sonic Boom: The Song Of The Summer

For me, “The Song of the Summer” is not the same as what it might be for you, but like yours, my summer will be filled with music. What follows are some of the songs that have entered my life only recently, but will be with me through this hot season, and will in the future remain as landmarks, signposts, memories of 2010, of this summer.