Long Island residents prepare for Hurricane Sandy and frankenstorm

Saturday, October 27, 2012
Empty pegs in the supermarket as batteries become a hot item

As Hurricane Sandy and the so-called #frankenstorm approaches New York, Long Islanders are out shopping to prepare for the worst. Stores are fast running out of essentials such…

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Photo: Stony Brook celebrates Asian-American Heritage Month

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Lion heads at Stony Brook's Asian-American Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration (LIR Photo by Joseph Hutter)

Long Island residents learned about cultures of the Far East May 11-13 at the Suffolk County executive’s fourth annual Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration. The event…

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Photo: West Babylon Tulip Festival welcomes in spring

Friday, May 11, 2012
West Babylon and Our Lady of Grace Church hosted the annual Tulip Festival. (LIR Photo by Ashley Melfi)

Our Lady of Grace Church in West Babylon hosted a Tulip Festival April 28 to celebrate the church’s 50th anniversary. A parade from the West Babylon Junior High…

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