Photo: Earn a degree in ‘Gingerbreadology’

Sunday, December 18, 2011
Have you received your degree in Gingerbreadology? (LIR photo by Ashley Freeman)

With the holidays approaching, what better time to construct a gingerbread house? The WE CARE Fund, the philanthropic arm of the Nassau County Bar Association, hosted its annual…

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Video: Malverne celebrates the holidays with annual tree lighting

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
The Malverne tree lighting ceremony was held Dec. 3 (LIR Photo by Joseph Hutter)

Each year, on the first Saturday of December, thousands of Malverne residents gather to witness the town’s annual tree lighting ceremony. The town, which is just one square…

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Audio slideshow: A Muslim Christmas on Long Island

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Many Muslim-Americans celebrate Christmas since the holiday has become part of American culture (LIR Photo by Farhan Husain)

Christmas is turning into a cultural holiday for some Muslims in the Long Island area as they celebrate the occasion with gifts, decorations and family gatherings. Indeed, it’s…

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