Veterans Day 2020 freebies and discounts on Long Island

Long Island stores and restaurants are offering veterans, active military members and their families special deals and discounts this Veterans Day to thank them for their service. Applebee’s: Active military members and veterans receive one free meal per person on Veterans Day at the chain restaurant. Valid at participating Applebee’s locations (call ahead to confirm […]

25 years later, Long Island hat shop still seeing ‘rise in demand’

If you think a women’s millinery boutique wouldn’t do impressive business these days, Sherel’s Hats & Accessories, which has a store in Cedarhurst and another in Brooklyn, will have you thinking again. Sherel’s is a go-to for stylists and designers, and its hats...

Tie-dyeing is making a comeback on Long Island: DIY in 10 easy steps

It looks like this will be the Summer of Love on Long Island with the return of tie-dye fashions reminiscent of the 1960s and 1970s. Only this time, it’s DIY tie-dyeing at home to lighten moods during the pandemic that has become the newest thing. “The trend is huge,”...