Long Island parties spark trends, from doughnut walls to balloon blowouts

When her nephew, James, turned 18 in January, Megan Weilert supersized the celebration. She surprised the high school senior with a traffic-stopping birthday greeting stretching more than 20 feet across the front yard of his Malverne home. “I’m the crazy aunt. I wanted to do something special,” says Weilert, 44, a Bayville office manager who’d […]