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  • Sandy Unearths 90-Year-Old Ship Wreck On Fire Island

    Sandy Unearths 90-Year-Old Ship Wreck On Fire Island
    When Superstorm Sandy devastated Fire Island, flooding nearly 80 percent of the community's homes, it also unearthed a nearly 100-year-old ship wreck. The ship, believed to be the Bessie White, was left exposed after high winds and torrential rain...
  • Bodies Recovered From Small Plane That Crashed In Waters Off Long Island

    Bodies Recovered From Small Plane That Crashed In Waters Off Long Island
    The bodies of the two men killed in Saturday's small plane crash in Moriches Inlet, off the South Shore of Long Island, N.Y. have been recovered. Earlier in the day, the U.S. Coast Guard said a man and woman had been killed. The victims have now been...
  • As Region Prepares For Nor'easter, Long Islanders Still Without Power

    As Region Prepares For Nor'easter, Long Islanders Still Without Power
    Thousands of cold and anxious LIPA customers waited for electricity on Long Island Tuesday. In Oceanside the neighborhoods were dark. Only generators powered some businesses and lights. More than a week after Sandy pummeled Long Island, power lines...
  • Lip Service Stories: When on Fire Island

    Lip Service Stories: When on Fire Island
    Photo courtesy of Flickr Commons A dozen gay men, my wife, Rachael, and I stand by a Jacuzzi in Fire Island. We watch Jason and Mandy. Again. It's sex, but it's not particularly sexy — more Animal Planet than Spice Channel. The faces on the...
  • Sister Of Victim Won't Stop Tracking Case Until Serial Killer Is Caught

    Sister Of Victim Won't Stop Tracking Case Until Serial Killer Is Caught
    Melissa Cann has four kids to tuck into bed at night. But by day, the Norwich resident is busy trying to make certain that her late sister — believed to be the victim of a Long Island serial killer — rests in peace. Cann's sister, Maureen...
  • 'Mad Men' recap: 'Tea Leaves'

    'Mad Men' recap: 'Tea Leaves'
    "When is everything going to go back to normal?" - Roger Sterling Raise your hand if you were ready for Fat Betty? Or Don's new secretary being named Dawn? Or (what I'm guessing) is the first-ever Rolling Stones-potential-bean-commercial idea. Yeah,...
  • Penny Preville sparkles at Be On Park

     
    Fine jewelry designer Penny Preville paid a visit to Be On Park in Winter Park on Thursday, bringing with her a treasure trove of her latest designs. Beautiful! (Both Penny and her jewelry.) She was wearing several of her newest pieces, including e...
  • Questioning the Boystown reality

     
    ‘Boystown’ is the reality show that was, then wasn’t and now apparently is being filmed in the streets and haunts of our fine neighborhood. And it’s being staged out of a combination green gray Chevy Astro van from 1986 no less!...
  • A break from the comical

     
    I grew up in a super suburb of sprawling Houston. So naturally when I decided to move to Chicago, my mother couldn't help but fret a little.  This is a city that has seen its fair share of urban related crime.  In the early eighties Chicago nearly went...
  • Monster Mash: Pompeii site faces problems; Ai Weiwei tax case

     
    A UNESCO report has identified serious problems with Pompeii, including structural damage to buildings, vandalism and a lack of qualified staff. Authorities in China have agreed to artist Ai Weiwei's request to review a $2.4 million fine imposed by the...
  • Around Town: Salutes to Bunuel and the hero of 'Hugo,' Melies

     
    A Luis Bunuel retrospective and a tribute to the real-life hero of the film "Hugo" are among this week's highlights....