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JJ FrenchA Celebration of the Long Island Club Scene: Book Signing by Twisted Sister’s Jay Jay French with Q&A Featuring Members of Twisted Sister, Zebra, The Good Rats, and the Stanton Anderson Band.

Plus, a LIVE music performance to follow

Stony Brook, N.Y. - Twisted Sister’s Jay Jay French will be on hand to sign his book, "Twisted Business: Lessons from My Life in Rock ‘n Roll" in addition to participating in a related Q&A event at the Long Island Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame in Stony Brook Village (97 Main Street, Stony Brook, NY) on October 8th starting at 7pm. This is a ticketed event.

AAM C47 boarding the airplaneFarmingdale, NY (September 15, 2023) – American Airpower Museum proudly announces another Douglas C-47 “Skytrain” D-Day Living History Flight Experience on Saturday, October 7, 2023 (Oct. 8 rain date).  In a one-of-a-kind immersive educational program, AAM’s C-47 troop transport will conduct four flights where Living Historians show passengers what 101st and 82nd Airborne Division Paratroopers experienced on their incredible 1,200-plane D-Day assault.  Noted World War II Living Historian Robert Scarabino, with help from his 101st Airborne Living Historians, will transport passengers back in time to that fateful day in history. …

Preservation Long IslandThis special day of vintage baseball at Preservation Long Island’s historic property in Setauket is inspired by two Baseball-themed exhibitions currently on view at the Long Island Museum in nearby Stony Brook.

Cold Spring Harbor, NY— Preservation Long Island and the Long Island Museum have teamed up to host Baseball on the Farm featuring an authentic 19th-century ballgame with the New York Mutual Base Ball Club against the Atlantics. With live music, games, prizes, food and more, this one-day special event will take place on the grounds of historic Sherwood-Jayne Farm in East Setauket, New York.Baseball on the Farm is a FREE community event for the whole family

Hallockville Museum FarmLong Island Antique Power Association to Join with Hallockville to Host Tractor Pulls, Hayride, Kiddie Train, Blacksmith and More!

Riverhead, N.Y. (August 28, 2023) --- An historic exhibit about Long Island agriculture leaders, the Talmages of Baiting Hollow, and tractor pulls, hayrides, a kiddie train ride, a sawmill, blacksmith and antique engine displays are among the new additions to the 42nd Hallockville Country Fair, Saturday, Sept. 9 and Sunday, Sept. 10 in Riverhead.

AAM C-47B boarding the airplaneD-Day Living History Flight Experiences September 2nd!

Farmingdale, NY - American Airpower Museum proudly announces another Douglas C-47 “Skytrain” D-Day Living History Flight Experiences event on Saturday, September 2, 2023 (Sep. 3 rain date).  In a one-of-a-kind immersive educational program, AAM’s C-47 troop transport will conduct four flights where Living Historians show passengers what 101st and 82nd Airborne Division Paratroopers experienced on their incredible 1,200-plane D-Day assault.

Southold Car ShowSouthold, N.Y. – Whether you drive a “Hot Rod Lincoln” or prefer a “Little Deuce Coupe,” the Ninth Annual Southold American Legion Car Show on August 27, is the perfect place to show off your wheels or check out more than 100 antique, hot rod and collectible cars and motorcycles.

Preservation Long IslandRedesigned house tours are now offered at Preservation Long Island properties in Lloyd Harbor, Setauket and Sag Harbor

Cold Spring Harbor, NY (May, 31, 2023) — Preservation Long Island is delighted to announce that for the first time in three years all three Preservation Long Island owned historic properties in Suffolk County are open for the season through October 2023. With the enlistment of a new interpretive team of Museum Educators, trained volunteers, and redesigned tours, each house preserves extraordinary examples of early American architecture and design and showcases the diverse stories of Long Islanders connected to the sites.

Honor Flight Long Island37 Vietnam War Veterans Receive Long Overdue Recognition and Thanks for Military Service

Farmingdale, NY,(July 10, 2023 – On Saturday, August 5, 2023, American Airpower Museum and Honor Flight Long Island will host a patriotic reunion of 37 Vietnam War, two World War II and five Korean War veterans.  On April 29, 2023, Honor Flight escorted this band of brothers on an early flight to Washington, D.C.  Veterans and their guardians visited WWII, Korean War and Vietnam War Memorials, Arlington National Cemetery for a “Changing of the Guard,” the Air Force Memorial and Iwo Jima Memorial.  They returned to Islip that evening for a raucous welcome by the Nassau County Fire Fighters Pipe and Drum Band, plus thunderous applause from hundreds of family and supporters!…

Pierrot ConsortGarden City, N.Y.— The Pierrot Chamber Music Festival celebrates its 42nd Summer Season this July with a series of six concerts. The Pierrot Chamber Music Festival is an intensive, two-week program for precollege and college student that focuses on the study and performance of standard and new chamber music repertoire. The Festival Concert Series is supported by the Department of Music at Adelphi University and the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center.

We Are NYRepair of Dam Infrastructure, New Trails, Northern Pond Clean Up Are Latest Projects to Complete the Transformation of the Park

Measures Mitigate Flood Risk and Support Climate Resilience Amidst High-Hazard Dam in the Region

Photos Available Here

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced the completion of a $47 million multi-year project at Hempstead Lake State Park on Long Island. The final work included two miles of new Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant stone dust and bridle trails, an observation deck, improvements to the park's Northern Ponds to mitigate flood risk and reduce pollution, and rehabilitation of the 150-year-old Hempstead Lake Dam. These vital infrastructure improvements will help transform the park's offerings to the public while also making it more climate-change resilient. 

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