Easter activities around Long Island

Friday, March 27, 2015

Are you egg-cited for Easter this year? Easter, which always falls on a Sunday, is the Christian celebration of Jesus’ resurrection. This year it will be celebrated on…

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Nassau County’s groundhog predicts early spring

Monday, February 3, 2014

Crowds surrounded a makeshift wood fence on Malverne’s Church Street shouting “Mel” as Patricia Norris-McDonald took to a podium. The Malverne Village Mayor held up a groundhog whose…

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Warm winter days bring woes for snow-seeking businesses

Friday, February 17, 2012
Some power equipment business have had to sell their merchandise at a reduced price to promote sales. (LIR photo by Tom Uddo)

Just two weeks ago on Groundhog Day, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, thus signaling six more weeks of winter. A little more than 350 miles away, residents of…

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