Tags: Long Beach (NY)

Steeped in Hawaiian History, Longboarding Rides an Instagram Wave

LONG BEACH, N.Y. — In the lulls between waves here on a recent weekday morning, dozens of nine-foot longboards floated like driftwood as the slate gray glass of the late-summer Atlantic dithered into cords. Yet as the waves pitched, a ballet began: With one foot flicked skyward, toes briefly arched in a pointe, Kelia Moniz…

Neighborhood Joint: Long Island’s Hockey-Beach-Sandwich Connection

Just don’t expect beach-inspired menu items, or décor, at this deli by the sea. Here, it’s all about ice hockey. Brand’s specialty heroes carry the nicknames of National Hockey League players. Photo The Super Mario sandwich at Brand’s Deli. Credit Johnny Milano for The New York Times The Dominator (chicken cutlet, melted Cheddar, bacon, blue…