Category: REAL News Stories

Unlikely tornado hits Long Island, leaves homes and trees damaged

By Chris Perez Source: NYPost A tornado touched down in Suffolk County, Long Island, on Monday, according to the National Weather Service. The twister, which was rated an EF0, wreaked havoc on residents in Manorville — where it damaged houses, knocked down trees and took out utility poles with its powerful 85-mph winds, officials said. […]

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Peek Inside the Elegant Farmhouses and Historic Manors of Long Island

By Stefanie Waldek Source: Architectural Digest When it comes to destinations with an impressive architectural history, your first, second, or perhaps even your fifth thought might not be New York’s Long Island, but you’d be mistaken not to include it on your list. The architecture of the region dates back several centuries, from the days […]

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Montauk Lighthouse Featured on Proposed New York License Plate

By Ava Gains Source: Dans Papers New Yorkers may soon keep the Montauk Lighthouse with us everywhere we drive. NY Governor Andrew Cuomo has launched a statewide survey that will allow state residents to vote for one of five proposed license plate designs. One design, creatively named Plate 5, features a panorama of New York attractions, including […]

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Montauk Distilling Co. to open first tasting room in downtown Riverhead

By Cyndi Zaweski Source: Northforker Downtown Riverhead will soon be home to a small batch spirits tasting room. Montauk Distilling Co. is eyeing a fall opening in the former Riverhead Fire Department headquarters on East Second Street — the same building that is home to North Fork Brewing Company. In the coming weeks, Montauk Distilling […]

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