Hempstead, NYaudacy.com

Human remains found in woods ID'd as LI teen: police

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Skeletal remains found in a wooded area on Long Island last month belonged to a teen from Hempstead, authorities said Monday. Nineteen-year-old Gerson Pineda's remains were found on the west side of Meadowbrook Parkway in Uniondale around 9 a.m. on July 20, Nassau County police said.
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Stamford, CTfairfieldcitizenonline.com

Stamford mayoral hopeful Bobby Valentine seals position on November ballot

STAMFORD — Unaffiliated mayoral candidate Bobby Valentine has clinched a spot on the November ballot. The former Major League Baseball manager and Stamford native announced via Twitter over the weekend that he had received approval to be put on the Nov. 2 ballot. In an email to supporters, Valentine described...
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CBS New York

Funeral Held For Legendary Rapper Biz Markie

PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A funeral for New York rapper Biz Markie was held today on Long Island. As CBS 2’s Nick Caloway reports, after a lifetime of making music and making people laugh, Biz Markie’s name was on the marquee one last time. It was “Just A Friend,” his ode to a broken heart, that shot rapper Biz Markie to stardom in 1989. It was his biggest hit, reaching platinum status. After a long career rapping and beatboxing, Biz Markie reinvented himself as a successful DJ, inspiring younger generations of artists all along the way. “So I would use his beatboxing skills and I studied...
Great Neck, NYtheislandnow.com

All Things Real Estate: Take DIY route to sell your home post-pandemic

I have provided numerous columns on the crucial steps to take in preparing the outside exterior of your home, not only for your personal satisfaction but to keep it looking pristine and top notch when readying and considering putting it on the market for sale. It can be a lot of work or it can be simplified as long as you have a plan and stick to it on a regular basis.
Connecticut StateConnecticut Post

Did you know there are wild monk parakeets in Connecticut?

Native to South America, monk parakeets have made Connecticut their home for more than 50 years, according to Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Wildlife Division. And while there isn't a confirmed explanation as to how they made it here, these green and gray parrots are still present in towns such as Stamford, Bridgeport and Fairfield.
Port Jefferson, NYgreaterlongisland.com

Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa in Port Jeff is under new ownership

As of this month, The Danfords Hotel, Marina & Spa located in the heart of Port Jefferson officially has new owners. Hospitality management firm TPG Hotels, Resorts & Marinas announced they acquired The Danfords Hotel and are adding the waterfront boutique getaway to their extensive portfolio. For over three decades,...
Baldwin, NYHerald Community Newspapers

SuperFresh finally opens its doors to North Baldwin

Our top priority is to serve the community and create a grocery shopping experience that our customers will love.”. Key Food Stores Co-Operative Inc., a chain of primarily independently owned and corporate grocery stores, held a grand opening for its newest SuperFresh location at 1764 Grand Ave. in Baldwin July 16. Baldwinites had been vocal about a much-needed supermarket in North Baldwin after Pathmark closed in 2015.
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Mostly Healthy Food Reviews

Eaddy's: Bridgeport's Best Chicken Cheese steak in the "Hood?"

In my city or Bridgeport, Connecticut, its a known fact that there are some really good eateries located in places that some people may choose not to visit. I can tell you that a lot of these places in the "Hood", have some of the best food around! My friends and even my barber suggested this place for a really good Chicken Cheese steak. What is my opinion on it? Let's goo!!
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Terra Brasilis: Brazilian Rotisserie Chicken Wings? Really?

I stopped by Terra Brasillis Restaurant, located in Bridgeport, CT. It has been around for many years and when you drive by, you can actually smell the cooked foods, especially the steak and chicken on their huge Rotisserie, located inside the Restaurant! I've had their steak many years ago, but people are suggesting I try the Rotisserie Style Chicken Wings with the Brazilian flair! Are they as good as people say? Find out NOW!