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When the Lights Come Down in Long Island: Storing Holiday Decorations | Zippy Shell

When the Lights Come Down in Long Island: Storing Holiday Decorations | Zippy Shell | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Perhaps you decided it was time that your Long Island home wins an award for the best holiday lighting display, but you didn’t think about what you would do with all the stuff once the season came to a close.
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Storing Holiday Decorations Part IV: Ho Ho Christmas | Zippy Shell

Storing Holiday Decorations Part IV: Ho Ho Christmas | Zippy Shell | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Getting ready for Christmas, Hannukah, Kwanzaa and New Year’s? Here are some tips from adorning your home for the festivities, to properly storing decorations like ornaments, tableware, gifts and more.

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LIPA Faces Near $7 Billion Debt After Hurricane Sandy | Verizon FiOS1 News - Long Island

LIPA Faces Near $7 Billion Debt After Hurricane Sandy | Verizon FiOS1 News - Long Island | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
According to media reports, LIPA's plan to change the company's infrastructure may be financially out of reach.
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BrightNest | Hang Your Holiday Lights Safely

BrightNest | Hang Your Holiday Lights Safely | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it

Nothing screams “holiday” quite like twinkle lights lining your roof, but out-decorating your neighbors isn’t worth a broken back. Don’t think decorating is dangerous? Get this: Each holiday season 11,000 people end up in the emergency room due to decorating injuries, including broken bones, cuts and burns. It gets worse.

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BrightNest | 10 Tips for Hosting Unexpected & Holiday Houseguests

BrightNest | 10 Tips for Hosting Unexpected & Holiday Houseguests | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Hosting large groups of people is never easy – especially when crazy Aunt Rita decides to stay for a few extra days – so it’s a good idea to be proactive and organized.
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Confetti at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade contained police secrets

Confetti at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade contained police secrets | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Charlie Brown wasn’t the biggest loser at this year’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.Shredded police documents containing Social Security numbers, names of detectives and even a mention of Mitt...
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Long Island Thanksgiving Eve Nightlife Events 2012

Long Island Thanksgiving Eve Nightlife Events 2012 | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Thanksgiving Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year for Long Island bars, pubs and clubs. So before you sit down to a turkey dinner, take a Wild Turkey shot at one of these popular Thanksgiving Eve hotspots.
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New Traditions After Storm

New Traditions After Storm | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
For almost five decades, Lorna Spiro has cooked a traditional Thanksgiving meal for her family at her home in Long Beach, N.Y.
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No Longer An Isle of Paradise in Long Island Sound [VIDEO]

No Longer An Isle of Paradise in Long Island Sound [VIDEO] | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Greenwich's Island Beach will need at least $1 million in reconstruction and repairs of the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.
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Odd-Even Gas Rationing Ends Midnight Friday in Nassau, Suffolk |

Odd-Even Gas Rationing Ends Midnight Friday in Nassau, Suffolk | | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
County executives Mangano and Bellone announced that the odd-even gas rationing, implemented a week ago to mitigate the gas crisis caused by Superstorm Sandy, will end on Friday at midnight.
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Pool Storage: Diving Into Winter | Zippy Shell

Pool Storage: Diving Into Winter | Zippy Shell | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
There is a ton of stuff that goes along with owning a swimming pool, from hoses and pumps to lounge floaters and chairs. When winter hits, where do you put it all? The best solution, a mobile self storage container.

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LIPA: 95 Percent Done as Week 3 Begins

LIPA: 95 Percent Done as Week 3 Begins | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Utility expects most homes that can receive power to be hooked back up by Tuesday, though thousands in hard hit areas remain in the dark.
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What to Do When Storm Stress Hits

What to Do When Storm Stress Hits | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Stressful times can bring out the worst, and the best, as people struggle to cope.
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Helping Clean-Up on Long Island After Hurricane Sandy | Zippy Shell

Helping Clean-Up on Long Island After Hurricane Sandy | Zippy Shell | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
After the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, many Long Islanders have been left without basic necessities like shelter, food and water. Find out how you can help your neighbors with Hurricane Sandy clean-up.
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Cuomo Warns Against Post-Sandy Home Repair Scams |

Cuomo Warns Against Post-Sandy Home Repair Scams | | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Gov. Cuomo put out a warning to New York home and business owners to protect themselves against home repair scams.
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How to Plan a Kitchen Workflow That Works

How to Plan a Kitchen Workflow That Works | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Every kitchen has workflow needs as unique as the people who use it.

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Christmas shows entertain the masses this holiday season on Long Island

Christmas shows entertain the masses this holiday season on Long Island | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
Now that the turkey's been stuffed and the Thanksgiving holiday has drawn to a close, the official Christmas season has begun here on Long Island and the rest o...
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Motorcycle Storage: When It’s Just Too Cold to Ride | @ZippyShellUSA

Motorcycle Storage: When It’s Just Too Cold to Ride | @ZippyShellUSA | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
You can only fight the cold for so long. So when riding is no longer an option, Zippy Shell has motorcycle storage solutions to make sure your bike stays safe, secure and is ready to roll once the spring hits.

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2012 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: New Floats, Where to Watch

2012 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: New Floats, Where to Watch | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
The 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will kick off the 2012 holiday season with two miles of balloons, floats, falloons and celebrity-carrying balloonicles on Thursday morning and contrary to what some may say, parade day isn’t just for...
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Long Island Homeowners Face Insurance Nightmares

Long Island Homeowners Face Insurance Nightmares | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
It's been weeks since Hurricane Sandy tore through Dennis Taussig's Massapequa, Long Island home…and he's still reliving this nightmare – as if it happened yesterday.
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They came, they ate, they STAINED! Now what?

They came, they ate, they STAINED! Now what? | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
The stains of the holiday
It happens every year. Weeks of planning, shopping, cooking and cleaning to create the perfect holiday. We all do it to to create wonderful memories with family and frie...
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LI Schools Struggle to Meet Emotional and Psychological Needs in Sandy's Wake |

LI Schools Struggle to Meet Emotional and Psychological Needs in Sandy's Wake | | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
As district administrators, school leaders and teachers work to reopen schools in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, they face the challenges of power outages that are still being repaired, disabled communications systems, health and safety issues in buildings...
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Storm aid focuses on low-wage workers - CNN.com

Storm aid focuses on low-wage workers - CNN.com | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
When Superstorm Sandy knocked the power out, the cash stopped flowing for thousands of low-wage workers in Greater New York. But a Manhattan-based foundation is providing a port in the storm.
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Surviving Sandy

Surviving Sandy | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it

After the devastation of superstorm Sandy, we look back as Long Islanders reclaimed their lives. Newsday

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Alligators Lurking On Long Island, 9th In 6 Weeks |

Alligators Lurking On Long Island, 9th In 6 Weeks | | What's Happening on Long Island | Scoop.it
One alligator, two alligators, three alligators and now 9th alligator found on Long Island in six weeks.
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