Video: Adventureland opens for summer season with new attractions

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Long Island’s very own amusement park has opened its gates and will celebrate its 50th anniversary for this summer season. The Farmingdale park, which opened in 1962, is…

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LIRR plans pilot program of payment with smartphones

Thursday, May 17, 2012
LIRR passengers will have the opportunity to pay for tickets using their smartphones during the LIRR's pilot program.

The Port Washington line of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) will soon be testing a new payment technology that allows commuters to pay for their tickets with…

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Storify: Summer fun on Long Island

Thursday, May 17, 2012
The entrance to Heckscher State Park in East Islip (LIR Photo by Megan Tedeschi)

Long Island offers family summer fun at an affordable price. Residents and visitors can enjoy an array of parks, beaches and wineries. Take a stroll through Heckscher State Park in East Islip, feed the animals at the Holtsville Ecology Center or sip on some white wine at Raphael’s in Peconic.

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