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A Reason to Kiss the Sea: Montauk Pearl Oysters from SkeeterNYC on Vimeo. This is making my mouth water.


The world’s most beautiful McDonald’s can be found in Long Island. The location is home to the Denton House, a mansion built in 1795 and almost razed until it earned landmark status in 1987 thanks to the hard work of New Hyde Park residents. This McDonald’s includes a circular glass seating area and some of […]

Hmm, interesting. Oceanside, Long Island got so much water from Hurricane Irene last weekend that at least one guy was able to jet ski his way around town.

Surely a sad sight to behold, here is video of Land’s End, the name of the home on Long Island’s “Gold Coast” that inspired F. Scott Fitzgerald’s iconic American novel The Great Gatsby being torn down and demolished. The 13-acre property has been on the market for 7 years with no buyers so the land […]

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Opacity posted some additional images of the abandoned Kings Park Psychiatric Center recently that were taken in Winter 2005. The entire facility is one of the largest remaining abandoned psychiatric hospitals in existence and my trip there this past winter was one of the coolest urban exploration excursions I’ve ever taken. Opacity’s photos remind me […]