long island: East Islip, Suffolk Country - Early History - 09/19/18 04:35 AM
While the Dutch was settling in western Long Island North Shore in the 1600s, the English were taking claims to what is now the Suffolk County on land next to Great South Bay. East Islip, a hamlet in the Town of Islip on the South Shore of Long Island was one such place. Originally referred to as “East of Islip”, the hamlet was acquired in 1890 from the estate of William Nicoll, an English aristocrat, founder of the Town of Islip and son of New York City Mayor, Matthias Nicoll.
 
On November 29, 1683, William Nicoll was awarded the first royal patent … (2 comments)

long island: WORDLESS WEDNESDAY - SUNSET AT THE GREAT SOUTH BAY, LONG ISLAND - 08/11/10 05:12 AM
 

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long island: WITH HURRICANE SEASON UPON US, ARE YOU PREPARED? - 09/03/08 10:22 AM
 
With the devastation caused by Katrina still in the back of our mind, and Gustav still causing destruction on the Gulf Coast with Hannah, Ike and Josephine in its wake, we ask ourselves are we prepared for these hurricanes.  We who lived in a coastal region like Long Island should not be so complacent.  A reminder that Hurricane of 1938 ran havoc on Long Island, then in 1944, another big hurricane hit us then Gloria struck in 1985, how certain are we that another big one is not heading our way?
When we bought our town house in South Carolina … (3 comments)

long island: HICK'S FLOWER SHOW - 02/28/08 08:04 AM
 
Spring is almost here and it means Hicks Flower Show is underway.  Hicks 18th Annual Flower & Garden Show is slated for Feb. 29 - March 9 with free parking and admission.  There will be spectacular gardens on display and lectures galore.  There will be booths for horticultural groups and manned by experts in their field to answer all questions and concerns about gardening.  It's open from 8 AM till 6 PM except Friday when it closes at 8 PM.  Hicks is located at 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY 11590.
Founded in 1853, Hicks Nurseries is the oldest nursery and … (6 comments)

 
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