Life on Long Island

Family-friendly 'Country Fall Festival'

A crowd line-dances at the Nutty Irishman of

(Credit: Barbara Alper)

It’s not news that these days LI has fully embraced country music, especially as part of the area’s nightlife, with several spots in Nassau and Suffolk counties holding weekly parties that provide the music and ambience necessary to properly tush-push until the wee hours of the morning.

But what about the kids?

Ask any parent, and they will agree that although many moms and dads have...

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New nightspots on the way

People partying at the now-defunct McFadden?s in Rockville

(Credit: David Pokress)

So far, 2013 has not been a banner year for nightlife on Long Island.

That doesn't mean the existing hot spots were necessarily short on “heat,” as the crowds have definitely been out and about as usual, But whatever the reason (LI’s financial situation and the destruction caused by superstorm Sandy have been cited as causes by some), so far the usual new class of nightclubs, bars and lounges...

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