April 17, 2017
February 28, 2017

Teens: We Want to Know What You’re Thinking About

We’re looking for High School students who like to write, want to learn a new skill and aren’t afraid to tell it like it is. TEENS make up a huge, vibrant and exciting part of our community. We want to know what is going on in your world. We are looking for sports and the arts coverage, upcoming events and updates on high […]

An Interview With the Owner of RVC’s HAND AND STONE : Jennifer Woods

A couple of weeks ago I was fortunate enough to enjoy an evening of pampering at Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa located at 302 Merrick Road, in Rockville Centre. The manager, Jessica was very attentive and a  complete medical history was taken before I had my services. I was fortunate enough to meet Aryian […]

A Story We Could All Use….

I just read an article in the New York Post about a Boston Marathon survivor who married the fireman who saved her: Mike Materia and Rosann Sdoia. The couple met on that terrible day. She was severely injured and he accompanied her in the ambulance. After the bombing, Mike visited her a few days later. And with a […]

What Does it Mean if Our Furry Friend Sees his Shadow?

We had a little debate in pour carpool today about what it means if Punxsutawney Phil of Pennsylvania sees his shadow. I don’t know why I forget what I’m hoping for every year! I think we all confuse a sunny day with meaning that spring is on its way. In fact, on a sunny day, when a groundhog sees his […]


It is that time of year again! Over 100 restaurants on Long Island are participating in Winter Long Island Restaurant Week! Our Local Favorites Participating: Parlay Gastropub, GM Club Steak, George Martin The Original, Aperitif French Bistro, Blue Moon Pizzeria, Tony Columbos, Bonefish Grill, Chadwicks, Dodici, Mesita and SanRemoRistorante Italiano! And the best part? It’s […]

Hudson Restaurant Week is Here

Hudson Restaurant Week  • January 23 – February 3, 2017 Here’s my plan: lunch and dinner every day in town during restaurant week. At least I’d get to a couple handful of the  the 40 restaurants participatingThe list includes some of your old favorites and some great new ones in Jersey City, Hoboken, Edgewater and Weehawken. Some of […]

Meet Local Musician Danny Kean

Call me a groupie, but for the past (gasp) nearly ten years I have been an avid follower of a young musician named Danny Kean. Danny has been blind since birth and at the young age of two, he began piano lessons and mastered the instrument shortly thereafter. He went on to reach such impressive […]

Are You a Total Foodie? Share What You Love.

Are you a total foodie who has always dreamed of being a restaurant critic? Here’s your chance. TipsFromTown is looking for someone to share their favorite spots with their neighbors because we believe the best things in life….should be shared! If you’re a person who loves posting your latest finds and best meals on Instagram, FB and Twitter, why […]


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